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Old 11-10-2008, 01:13 AM   #1
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bergen cty aquarium store question?


hi...i'm looking for the name of a fish/aquarium store that used to be located on route 4 west in paramus...this is going back about 10 years...but i figured someone here might remember...the building was neon blue...if anyone can help i'd appreciate it

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Old 11-10-2008, 10:16 PM   #2
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In Paramus? Kinda/sorta across the streetish from the Garden State Plaza?
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Old 11-10-2008, 10:35 PM   #3
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yup...it was on route 4 west near the garden state plaza in paramus...it was small...the building was like neon bluish green...it was almost pitch black inside...& back in the day it was a popular place...please it's driving me nuts...lol
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Old 11-11-2008, 12:00 AM   #4
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the only thing I can think of is Route 4 Aquarium. But That's not in Paramus, or near Garden State. Did I get to NJ late or something?
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Old 11-11-2008, 08:23 PM   #5
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That was quite a bit longer that 10 years ago.... I would go so far as to say maybe 25 years ago maybe.

If memory serves me correctly, the place was called "Aquarius". It was on the stretch of Route 4 West between the enterance for the Garden State Parkway and the exit for Paramus Road.

That was a crazy place.
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that place is long gone closed gor good
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oh no...
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Pisces Tropical fish. It was one of three on that stretch it went reef encounter then pisces then rt 4 aquarium. Used to be alot of great stores in that area.
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I go to a fish store every weekend for the past month, I live in the area.

Reef Encounter - I was not impressed, very dark/small and dirty tanks. I saw a handful of dead fish in there....

Fishtown - Great for plants, and some "special" specimens and shrimp (I go to this place for shrimp)

and some place in Clifton on Rt 46

Scotch Plains area has a good one according to one of my mates.


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