Well, it’s here the week where we open our wallets to our new Swedish residents. Wednesday looks to be chaos in Dartmouth Crossing so remember to be patient and kind; chances are everyone else is just as excited to see the shiny new thing.

After 40 stores exclusively in Quebec, Colori will be opening a store in Halifax Shopping Centre.

I hear a Taiyaki (“Fish Waffles”) shop is opening “somewhere in North End Halifax” and to save maybe save me some replies, What is Taiyaki?

The Dome complex has something coming called “The Zoo” unsure if going in under utilized space or replacing something.

Looks that the space that was Monogolie Grill will be the 2nd location of Toronto’s Arisu Tabletop BBQ & Sushi Bar.

Cyclone Fitness on Barrington has closed.

Sears Outlet in the Halifax Shopping Centre Annex (West End Mall) and Sears Penhorn are now closed.

Chef’s Menu in Lower Sackville has closed its doors.

The Simply Kids downtown Portland St has closed, their main location on Novalea continues.

Ace Burger winds up it’s run at Gus’ this week.

The unnamed cafe in the MacDonald Building Gottingen @ Cornwallis has closed after 24 years.

Butcher’s Block on Larry Uteck is going to be adding Sushi Block to the current setup.

Mic Mac Mall has advised tenants that they will be revealing their exciting new renos in the coming weeks.

It’s that pop-up season at the Halifax Forum
Cleve’s Fall Sale is next weekend Sept 28-October 1
Paderno Sale is October 10-15
Women for Music Giant Book Sale is Oct 14 and 15th
FixIt Fair Oct 21
OutGrow OutPLay is Oct 28-29 $2 Adm https://www.facebook.com/events/300136787076649/


and if you and your loved ones have issues with your IKEA purchases my new side business is ready to help

I posted a collection of 20+ newspaper ads from September 1992

and a finally a shout out to James Dwyer at Press Realty who is sponsoring the update again this week