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Carefore in Cole bay reopening #199955
07/14/2019 03:15 PM
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Auburn, WA
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Soft opening slated for July 17

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Re: Carefore in Cole bay reopening [Re: SXMScubaman] #199961
07/14/2019 04:24 PM
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Was there a link somewhere?


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Re: Carefore in Cole bay reopening [Re: Carol_Hill] #199991
07/14/2019 08:36 PM
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I have pics of the produce signs being installed this week.....


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Re: Carefore in Cole bay reopening [Re: SXMScubaman] #200006
07/15/2019 05:46 AM
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Great news!!!!

Re: Carefore in Cole bay reopening [Re: SXMScubaman] #200016
07/15/2019 08:08 AM
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That is good news. They carry Appleton 12 year rum. The French side does not & that's closer to Marigot than the Carrefour in Philipsburg.

Re: Carefore in Cole bay reopening [Re: Carol_Hill] #200067
07/15/2019 09:31 PM
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Re: Carefore in Cole bay reopening [Re: SXMScubaman] #200093
07/16/2019 08:49 AM
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Also announced in today's paper.

Re: Carefore in Cole bay reopening [Re: SXMScubaman] #200095
07/16/2019 09:08 AM
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Great news! So much easier for us to get to than the one by Mark's.


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Re: Carefore in Cole bay reopening [Re: SXMScubaman] #200104
07/16/2019 10:35 AM
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Where in Cole Bay is this located? Maybe a closer option before heading to villa next month.

Re: Carefore in Cole bay reopening [Re: johndana274] #200107
07/16/2019 10:58 AM
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Come across the causeway headed toward the French side and bear to the right, as you come out of the traffic circle. Within less than a half mile on the right, you go past Port de Plaisance, and the Carrefour is just a bit past PDP, on the right side of the road.


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Re: Carefore in Cole bay reopening [Re: Carol_Hill] #200111
07/16/2019 11:20 AM
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Thanks Carol, google maps didn't have the building marked.

Re: Carefore in Cole bay reopening [Re: johndana274] #200115
07/16/2019 12:01 PM
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I guess it wasn't marked since the store has been closed since Irma.


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Re: Carefore in Cole bay reopening [Re: SXMScubaman] #200225
07/17/2019 03:09 PM
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The parking lot was jammed morning and afternoon when we drove by today. We prefer Super U. The prices are significantly better for the items we purchase such as cheese and liquor to name two .

Re: Carefore in Cole bay reopening [Re: pburke40] #200247
07/17/2019 06:37 PM
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We also have started using Super U alot for their prices. But will go back to check the new one in Cole Bay.

Re: Carefore in Cole bay reopening [Re: Kennys] #200253
07/17/2019 07:31 PM
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Agreed, Super U seems to have the best prices on island. We have bought most of our groceries there recently. But from the Dutch side, it is nice to not have to deal with Marigot traffic. And if you want US products......


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Re: Carefore in Cole bay reopening [Re: SXMScubaman] #200476
07/20/2019 11:41 AM
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Re: Carefore in Cole bay reopening [Re: Carol_Hill] #200668
07/22/2019 12:38 PM
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It’s a nice store. Went there this morning.

Re: Carefore in Cole bay reopening [Re: SXMScubaman] #200679
07/22/2019 01:19 PM
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Go ahead - rub it in!! thanks thanks


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Re: Carefore in Cole bay reopening [Re: SXMScubaman] #200685
07/22/2019 01:48 PM
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I have never been in that area before and sure I read that were were a few interesting places to see in Orange Grove Rd, or was that a shopping center with some wine place? Anyway, found a link to the area in question which also shows some good short cuts if traffic is bad from Wellington onto Union. At least I know now where their new supermarket will be located.

http://www.portdeplaisancemarina.com/

Re: Carefore in Cole bay reopening [Re: bran] #200697
07/22/2019 03:04 PM
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Yes, Sylvain's wine cellar is in the shopping center to which you refer, as is his restaurant, Le Champagne.


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