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The final Stern's logo from 1996 up to the store's closing in 2001.

if you liked my Abraham and Straus Tribute Page you'll love my Stern's Tribute page.

Stern's was a NY/NJ chain based in Paramus,NJ owned by Federated department store's. It opened in the late 1860's and was dropped in 2001 by Federated in favor of Macy's and Bloomingdale's. In the late 1990's some Stern's opened up in former Abraham and Straus locations such as Eatontown,NJ,Massapequa,NY,Nanuet,NY and Lake Grove,NY



A former Stern's Store at the Roosevelt Field Mall in Garden City,NY it is now a Dick's sporting goods store. 


A another former Stern's store at the Bergen Mall in Paramus,NJ which converted to Macy's in 2001 closed in 2006 and now is a Century 21 store. 


A vintage advetisment for the Stern's Bergen Mall store with their restraunt The Skyline during the 1960's
did you know the late President Gerald Ford visited the mall during his Presidency He must have wanted to do some shopping. 


A Stern's store at the Willowbrook Mall in Wayne,NJ with the Stern Brothers sign on it It was converted to a Bloomingdale's in 2002.


The Store that started it all in 1867, the original store on west 23rd street in NYC the bottom floor is home to the cities first ever Home Depot store. 

STERN'S then and now

New Jersey 

Ocean Township-Seaview Square Mall-closed in 1999 demolished in 2000 opened as a Target Greatland in 2001

Eatontown-Monmouth Mall-Former A&S store. closed in 2001 and now Boscov's

Woodbridge-Woodbridge Center Mall-Converted to Macy's in 2001

Bridgewater-Bridgewater Commons-Converted to Bloomingdale's in 2002

Toms River-Ocean County Mall closed in 2001 and now is Boscov's

Wayne-Willowbrook Mall closed in 2001 and converted to  Bloomingdale's in 2002

Wayne-Preakness shopping center-converted to Macy's in 2001

Paramus-Bergen Mall(now Bergen Town Center) converted to Macy's in 2001 closed in 2004 and now a Century 21 store.

Jersey City- Newport center Mall-converted to Macy's in 2001 closed that store to move into a new one and opened as a mega size Kohl's in 2006

South Plainfield-converted to Macy's in 2001

Vorhees-Echelon Mall former Lit Brothers and Gimbel's.closed in 2001 and now a Boscov's

Ledgewood-Ledgewood mall-converted to Macy's in 2001

South Brunswick-South Brunswick Square converted to Macy's in 2001 closed and is now a Home Depot

Paterson- former Quakenbush store closed when the Willowbrook Mall store opened and is now closed

Moorestown-Moorestown Mall former Gimbel's and is now Boscov's

West Orange-Essex Green Mall-converted to Macy's in 2001

New York

Manhattan-Manhattan Mall Former A&S now closed no tenants since 2001

Manhattan-west 23rd street a Home Depot now is there

Manhattan- west 42nd street now the Grace building

Nanuet- Nanuet Mall former A&S now a Boscov's

Garden City-Roosevclt Field Mall now a Dick's sporting goods

Massapequa-Sunrise Mall former A&S now a mega size WalMart

Yonkers-Cross County Mall-former Gimbels now a Macy's

Hicksville-Broadway Mall former Gertz now Macy's

Lake Grove-Smith Haven Mall former A&S now demolished

Valley Stream-Green Acres Mall -no status on this store

Bayshore-former Gertz then macy's now demolished in favor of a Lowe's

West Babylon-former Gertz

Flushing-now Macy's

Hampton Bays -Now a Macy's


Philadelphia-Gallery Mall former Gimbel's then became clover now a K-Mart

Philadelphia-bustleton and cottman-former Gimbel's now Sears

Langhorne-Oxford Valley Mall-former Gimbel's now Sears

Media-Granite Run Mall-former Gimbel's now Boscov's

King of Prussia-King of Prussia Plaza-former Gimbel's now JCPenny






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