Short Lived Restaurants, New Fast Food, Weed and Baseball

A new Tropical Fish store "Aquatica" opened in Bedford in the CIBC Building across from Sunnyside Mall. Marks Well Worn (formerly Work Warehouse) have a popup store in Spring Garden Place for Christmas. SportsWheels is opening an indoor baseball training facility, behind the First Lake Sobeys in Sackville, next month. The Rustic Crust is [...]

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Ikea in Burnside?

OK a little misleading for Retro Sunday but it is April fools day 25 years ago in 1987 we had our own IKEA right here in HRM in fact it was the first IKEA in North America [...]

Guest Restaurant Review: Wasabi House – Quinpool Road

Where: Wasabi House (Quinpool Rd across from the Oxford Theatre) Time: 9pm There has been at least 3 different restaurants in that spot since the original greek one that [...]

Rumour: The Future of the BLIP?

The future of the the Bayers Lake Industrial Park (BLIP) may look something like this.   (Click Picture to Enlarge) The questions I ask Can the BLIP [...]

Restaurant Review: Ardmore Tea Room

Where: Ardmore Tea Room on Quinpool Road When: Today at 11:30 am On my way to work, we decided to have a quick breakfast. The Ardmore Tea Room is really a hole in the wall [...]

Retro Wednesday: Halifax Woman 1983 LOL

This is a quite an amusing week long event at Halifax Shopping Centre 29 years ago pretty funny [...]