Warwick, RI

Did you ever wonder what the restaurant, grocery store, department store or bank that you shop or patronize while in Warwick, RI used to be (at least going back to the late 50's)?  Maybe not, but if you have, here are some of them listed by street name and street number (the list will be continuously expanded and updated).  To search for a particular business or street, hit the "Ctrl" key (lower left area of your keyboard) AND the letter "F" key at the same time.  Credit for much of the information goes to the Warwick Public Library and the archives of the Providence Journal and Warwick Beacon.

Airport Road (formerly Occupasstuxet Road until the early 70's)
5 - The Airway Diner (see photo) was located on the northwest side of Hoxsie Four Corners in the 50's until about the mid-to-late 60's.
18 - Dave's Marketplace (since October 1996) used to be an Almacs supermarket from 1951 until December 1995.
19 - Torn down in 2007 to make way for Hoxie Cr…