J and R closes, Taco Pop up May31

J and R closes, Taco Pop up

La Cantina had it’s first pop-up taco stand in Pats Kitchen in the Hydrostone. Line up was 50 people at some points. La Cantina will return to Pat’s every Tues and Thur for the remainder of the summer 4-9pm The Government of Canada finally got around to righting a wrong, the …read more Source: Halifax...

J and R closes, Taco Pop up May31

J and R closes, Taco Pop up

La Cantina had it’s first pop-up taco stand in Pats Kitchen in the Hydrostone. Line up was 50 people at some points. La Cantina will return to Pat’s every Tues and Thur for the remainder of the summer 4-9pm The Government of Canada finally got around to righting a wrong, the …read more Source: Halifax...

Trampoline Park, Fancy Hot Dogs, Aritizia opening date May24

Trampoline Park, Fancy Hot Dogs, Aritizia opening date

Get Air is opening an indoor trampoline park on Windmill where Brewdabakers was, still some conflict on the date of opening but it appears it will be open for July. Prospectors Pub at Larry Uteck opened it’s where the Woody’s was, and is run by the former owners of Oakmount …read more Source: Halifax...

Trampoline Park, Fancy Hot Dogs, Aritizia opening date May24

Trampoline Park, Fancy Hot Dogs, Aritizia opening date

Get Air is opening an indoor trampoline park on Windmill where Brewdabakers was, still some conflict on the date of opening but it appears it will be open for July. Prospectors Pub at Larry Uteck opened it’s where the Woody’s was, and is run by the former owners of Oakmount …read more Source: Halifax...

Barrington Bakery, and Big Box Land news May17

Barrington Bakery, and Big Box Land news

The Old Apothecary Baker opened on Barrington St (@ Blowers) this week, to so far rave reviews. Also on Barrington the much anticipated Urban Outfitters is now open with aggressive hours 10-9 M-th, 10-10 F-sat and 11-7 Sundays. Ikea Canada announced the first 2 of it’s new concept pickup locations (London ON, …read more Source: Halifax...

Barrington Bakery, and Big Box Land news May17

Barrington Bakery, and Big Box Land news

The Old Apothecary Baker opened on Barrington St (@ Blowers) this week, to so far rave reviews. Also on Barrington the much anticipated Urban Outfitters is now open with aggressive hours 10-9 M-th, 10-10 F-sat and 11-7 Sundays. Ikea Canada announced the first 2 of it’s new concept pickup locations (London ON, …read more Source: Halifax...

Urban Outfitters Opens This Week, SGR Haunts on the Move May10

Urban Outfitters Opens This Week, SGR Haunts on the Move

Canadian Tire moving Clayton Park store to former Target in Bayers Lake. Canadian Tire also opened their new store in Elmsdale this week. I’m slow on the draw, this timebut the Burrito Jax in Clayton Park is open, just on the side of Sobeys. East Coast Lifestyle to open a Halifax storefront, …read more Source: Halifax...

Urban Outfitters Opens This Week, SGR Haunts on the Move May10

Urban Outfitters Opens This Week, SGR Haunts on the Move

Canadian Tire moving Clayton Park store to former Target in Bayers Lake. Canadian Tire also opened their new store in Elmsdale this week. I’m slow on the draw, this timebut the Burrito Jax in Clayton Park is open, just on the side of Sobeys. East Coast Lifestyle to open a Halifax storefront, …read more Source: Halifax...

Downer of week, but Open City Coming this Saturday May03

Downer of week, but Open City Coming this Saturday

Booster Juice in Bedford closed, as did the one in Clayton Park but they say the Clayton Park one is going “under renovations” but Bedford definately wont be reopening . Bedford also took the loss of their 2 Ultramar‘s , Mill Cove and in front of Bedford Place) which both …read more Source: Halifax...

Less Bacon More Ribs, Signs of Summer and Couple Sobeys Refreshing. Apr26

Less Bacon More Ribs, Signs of Summer and Couple Sobeys Refreshing.

Canadian Bacon Cookhouse announced that the wouldn’t be back to the waterfront this summer, Sad no more bacon lollipops. The Blower St. Paper Chase shuttered it’s doors this week, it will make way for a new cafe, with a new operator on both floors. The convenience store and magazines are …read more Source: Halifax...

New Downtown Tony’s, Stillwell BeerGarden, End of Farmer Clems Apr19

New Downtown Tony’s, Stillwell BeerGarden, End of Farmer Clems

Well NorthEndHipsterDog is excited about the Seahorse putting a patio on the side of their new Gottingen St home The East Side Mario’s in Sydney closed abruptly. Hmmm, new Saturday Farmers Market going in Halifax Forum starting in May. Looking to have 50 tables but I can’t help think it’s going …read more Source: Halifax...

Yet Another Dollarama, and Another Shift at HSC Apr12

Yet Another Dollarama, and Another Shift at HSC

After being one of the original tenants of Halifax Shopping Centre (52 years ago) the Dry Cleaner is moving across the street to the annex This leaves RBC, Lawtons and Reitman’s as original tenants and 2 originals Sobeys and Dry Cleaner are now at the Annex. Mezza Kitchen …read more Source: Halifax...

More Closures, But New Things for Larry Uteck Apr05

More Closures, But New Things for Larry Uteck

On Friday we learned that Dartmouth Crossing and Bayers Lake Ricki’s locations are scheduled to close by months end.As part of the restructuring affecting Ricki’s/Bootlegger and Cleo The Maritime Reptile Zoo in Burnside is closing, but they will still be doing events. The Halifax Club appears to have significantly scaled back food …read more Source: Halifax...

Future Shop Done. Target Done. But Savoury Pies for Dartmouth Mar29

Future Shop Done. Target Done. But Savoury Pies for Dartmouth

Quite the surprise yesterday morning, waking up to find out that Future Shop has basically ceased to exist. It started with me hearing of a 7am meeting at the Dartmouth Crossing Future Shop, the staff was informed that the store was closing effective immediately. Quickly as the hour progressed …read more Source: Halifax...

Snowy Roofs, and the 1st Target to Close Mar22

Snowy Roofs, and the 1st Target to Close

Change of Pizza.Fairview Pizza is now Velos Pizza and Dino’s 2for1 on Wyse is now Snappy Tomato Bicycles return to Quinpool, after both Cyclesmith and Halifax Cycle departed last year for new North End homes.Long Alley Bicycles are scheduled to open behind Aerobics First today. The Future Shop’s in New Glasgow and …read more Source: Halifax...

Dollarama’s everywhere, Ecko closing, New Superstore? Mar15

Dollarama’s everywhere, Ecko closing, New Superstore?

Loblaws announced it was building 50 more stores across the country in 2015, does this mean this is happening? I’ll try and find out.There has been a rumour for a while that they own that property I’m kind of bummed that Bro’s Tacos (in the Dudes bus past Lawrencetown Beach) …read more Source: Halifax...

West End Wood Fired and a New Kids Shoe Store Mar08

West End Wood Fired and a New Kids Shoe Store

SoccerStop has moved from Clyde St to Quinpool beside Aerobics First. Rumour: Haven’t officially confirmed it yet but lots of folks saying that the Scotiabank in Fall River and staff were advised on Friday. I guess Scotiabank want their name on everything except banks. A children’s shoe store is coming back to …read more Source: Halifax...

Browns, Kit and Ace, Dartmouth Italian, Barrington Bakery Mar01

Browns, Kit and Ace, Dartmouth Italian, Barrington Bakery

Kings Wharf announced that a 150 seat Italian restaurant called Il Trullo As well it will have a 50 seat patio on the Harbour The principle is Rocco Scanlo of Rocco’s fame. Il Trullo is expected to be open by Canada Day. Kit and Ace, makers of technical cashmere are looking …read more Source: Halifax...

Well the Dollarama in Dartmouth Crossing… Feb22

Well the Dollarama in Dartmouth Crossing…

Well the Dollarama in Dartmouth Crossing opened, located beside Future Shop in the old Petcetera. Rona opened their newest store in Bedford Place Mall. The Old Triangle is expanding their Downtown Halifax halifax spot by going up a floor. Garden of Eat’n on Quinpool has closed its doors. Vogue Optical ?Your 2nd …read more Source: <a href=http://halifax.retales.ca/?p=2494 target=_blank title=" Well the Dollarama in Dartmouth Crossing…” rel=nofollow>Halifax...

Halifax Media Social Media! Feb16

Halifax Media Social Media!

Here is a table of other sites that share news and information Twitter Facebook Total Haligonia.ca 67090 50741 117831 Herald 65033 39806 104839 CTV Atlantic 56727 39960 96687 CBC NS 62550 16078 78628 The Coast 44653 16986 61639 The Bounce 9131 52179 61361 Q104 14580 45591 60171 Metro 47977 11708 59685 Energy 103.5 7533 32626 40159 Live105 8225 28316 36541 C100 7553 22983 30536 Global Halifax 19721 5552 25273 News957 22443 1344 23787 FX 1019 2670 13755 16425 Local Connections Halifax 12310 4090 16400 sack-vegas.com 6226 4848 11074 Halifax Examiner 1833 0 1833 Halifax ReTales 5618 3478 9096 Wave 899 854 7571 8425 JackFM 1301 5525 6826 Radio965 2605 3214 5819 Halifax Magazine 2329 2880 5209 CKDU 3132 1902 5034 Halifax Media Co-op 3182 1082 4264 hfxtraffic 33153 3659 36812 this is representative of the twitter account closed to the brand, I realize that CBC would have sub sites for each …read more Source: Halifax...