25 Years Ago We Met Price Club

On November 18, 1992, the Price Club (Costco) opened at 230 Chain Lake Drive, and for better or worse the face of retail in HRM changed forever The opening was not without a whole lot of drama; First off, Price Club had initially signed a deal with Joe Ramia to construct their new warehouse beside the already built [...]

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Exit 5: Highway 103

  25km from downtown Halifax via Highway 103 is Tantallon, a bedroom community of suburbs and suburbs and nestle right by St. Margarets Bay. Right at Exit 5 is all [...]

Retro Sunday: March 1983

Wicker Emporium Hillcrest Volkswagen still in the same spot under the same name though a 2012 base Jetta is $15875  and a Base Golf is $19,975 CBC [...]

Twitter Weekly Updates for 2012-03-10

Shanxi a northern Chinese restaurant is opening later this year in The Courtyard on Dresden Row promising to serve "real" Chinese food # This week the #HRMLunch [...]

Wasted Spaces: Woodlawn 3

Sitting beside the old Kenny's is a empty Harveys (why does HRM not support Harveys) but the old Harveys was converted to the fantastic Kel's Deli maybe this one will [...]

Wasted Spaces: Woodlawn 2

Originally built as a Kenny Rogers Roasters (Seinfeld) then briefly a St. Hubert St.Jerome chicken  (thanks Rick) and then for quite sometime as Simmons Mattress [...]

Wasted Spaces: Woodlawn 1

The Woodlawn Medical Clinic and Lawton's packed up shop a few years ago and moved over to Westphal but still this long standing Woodlawn Building remains [...]