Downtown Glassboro Scores Two New Businesses…

Downtown Glassboro scores two new businesses with a new restaurant experience and live-action adventure!  Joining the ranks of thriving businesses on Rowan Boulevard in Downtown Glassboro, New Jersey are two highly anticipated newcomers; The Mexican Mariachi Grill and Escape Room South Jersey. George Cossabone, Sr. Glassboro Council President said “We are very excited to add […]

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Glassboro is Proud to Announce the Opening of it’s New Town Square! …

Glassboro is proud to announce the opening of it’s new Town Square!  “This Town Square represents a unique approach to Glassboro’s Future, not just in design but in the overall Glassboro Experience.  This is the future standard in suburban public green spaces and will enhance the quality of life in South Jersey.” “No other Town […]

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State backs $170M project in Glassboro

GLASSBORO – The state Economic Development Authority on Tuesday approved tax credits intended to spur construction of six buildings and a parking garage worth more than $170 million in the borough. The buildings, to be erected in two phases, would essentially complete the $350-million Rowan Boulevard project that links Glassboro’s business district with the campus of Rowan University. The buildings […]

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Chickie’s & Pete’s Heads to Rowan University With New Location

Philadelphia-grown Chickie’s & Pete’s Crab House and Sports Bar can be found in casinos, boardwalks and airports across the country, but its latest location is uncharted territory for the brand: A college town. The Bensalem, Pa.-based restaurant chain has signed a lease to be the anchor tenant at 220 Rowan Blvd., a $74 million, six-story, […]

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Chickie’s & Pete’s Coming to Rowan

Hang onto your Phillies hats, sports fans … and crabfries addicts! Chickie’s and Pete’s is headed back to school. The sports bar and crab house chain is the latest restaurant to sign on to serve the Rowan University community in Glassboro, part of a growing retail and food scene. Calling it a game changer for sports fans, […]

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Chickie’s & Pete’s Coming to Downtown Glassboro

The Philadelphia-based crab house and sports bar Chickie’s and Pete’s will open a new location on Rowan Boulevard in downtown Glassboro this summer. The chain has signed a lease to open in 220 Rowan Boulevard — a mixed-use, student and residential housing facility with retail on the first floor. Chickie’s and Pete’s will join restaurant […]

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A Good Investment

As Glassboro continues to undergo one of the state’s largest municipal redevelopments with their $350-million, 26-acre Rowan Boulevard redevelopment project, residents and Rowan University students can expect more changes and additions to their community. “We have a large economic engine with Rowan being here in Glassboro and expanding into Harrison Township and Mantua on the […]

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One of Philly’s Favorite Cheesesteak Joints Coming to Glassboro

Philadelphia’s popular Tony Luke’s restaurant is coming to Glassboro. Known for its cheesesteaks, roast pork Italian and chicken cutlet, Tony Luke’s signed a lease last month to open a store inside 220 Rowan Boulevard — a new mixed-use housing complex for Rowan University students and private residents. Fans of the food will be able to place an order […]

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New Glassboro Health Center Opens on Rowan Boulevard

Officials with Inspira Health Network and Cooper University Health Care marked the opening of a new Glassboro health center this week. Inspira Health Center Glassboro, which will house the Cooper Bone and Joint Institute at Woodbury, will provide outpatient health services for the community, including Rowan University students. The $1.9 million, 27,500-square-foot facility is located […]

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Rowan Boulevard an Asset for Glassboro

The continued development of Rowan Boulevard in Glassboro is a tremendous asset for the borough and Rowan University. This includes the opening of 220 Rowan Boulevard, an enormous project that is changing the look of the town for the better and providing new housing for Rowan students that will bring them into downtown Glassboro and […]

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Local Officials Join Woodmont Properties at Groundbreaking for Woodmont Metro at Metuchen Station

Woodmont Properties, one of the region’s leading residential and commercial real estate developers, recently hosted a groundbreaking celebration at Woodmont Metro at Metuchen Station, the developer’s latest transit-oriented, luxury apartment community. Ideally located in the heart of downtown Metuchen, Woodmont Metro will feature a half-acre, open-space piazza, as well as with 11,500 square feet of shops […]

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NJ Universities Adding ‘ College Towns’ Near Campus

Students returning this month to two New Jersey state colleges will find big differences next to campus as developments materialize seeking to add the bustle of traditional college towns. A $74 million building next to Rowan Universityopened this month, the latest and largest addition to a years-long project to connect the growing university with the […]

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New Glassboro Building Mixes Student, Market-Rate Housing

It bears the Rowan name and is located just off the university’s Glassboro campus, but 220 Rowan Blvd. isn’t all about the students. While the 316,000-square-foot mixed-use building, which had its ceremonial debut Friday, will house more than 450 students in apartments, its nearly 60 market-rate units offer a broader appeal. “Everything’s here,” said Robert […]

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220 Rowan Boulevard Ribbon Cutting Ceremony

Downtown Glassboro’s Rowan Boulevard is getting ready for business. 220 Rowan Boulevard had their ribbon cutting ceremony this afternoon, marking the opening of the retail, medical, and housing structure, opening this month. “I’m so happy about this thing, and I’m particularly happy for our students because they are going to live in a wonderful place,” […]

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New Building Opens on Rowan Boulevard

The transformation here took another leap Friday with the opening of 220 Rowan Blvd., a $74 million towering block of apartments and retail spaces. Officials cut the red ribbon outside the 316,000-square-foot complex, announcing all 456 undergraduate beds will be full on move-in day later this month, and about half of the market-rate apartments are […]

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Rowan Boulevard Adds $74M Development

One of the largest projects in the ongoing development of Rowan Boulevard in Glassboro, N.J., has been completed, rounding out a large segment of the revitalization of this South Jersey community. The $74 million development called 220 Rowan Blvd. also links Rowan University to Glassboro’s downtown, which was one of the goals of the overall […]

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220 Rowan Boulevard to Hold Ribbon Cutting Ceremony This Friday

A ribbon cutting ceremony will be held on Friday, August 7th at noon to kick off a two-day Open House for 220 Rowan Boulevard, the new mixed-use retail, medical, and housing structure opening this month on Downtown Glassboro’s Rowan Boulevard. Senate President Steve Sweeney, Gloucester County Freeholder Director Bob Damminger, Glassboro Mayor Dr. Leo McCabe, […]

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Rowan Student Psyched For New Digs at Opening of 220 Rowan Boulevard

When Rowan University senior Tom Marsella first heard about a new building that would house students at 220 Rowan Boulevard, his ears perked up — he was curious. But when he finally got to take a tour of the complex for the first time, the 20-year-old human resource management major said it was a done […]

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Ushering in Change

Glassboro is undergoing one of the state’s largest municipal redevelopments and the transformation could change the way people look at South Jersey. The excitement in the air around Glassboro is palpable these days, and for good reason. A transformation of the borough has been in the works in recent years, and if you haven’t driven […]

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Inspira, Cooper to Occupy Rowan Boulevard

South Jersey hospital health systems will occupy space in 220 Rowan Boulevard, the next building to open in Glassboro’s Downtown. Cooper and Inspira health systems’ medical offices will occupy 27,000 square feet of the new six-story, 316,000 square foot building on Rowan Boulevard. Borough officials will mark the building’s Aug. 7 opening with a ribbon […]

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