In Timberlea, it’s been rumoured for 20+ years but engineering work has begun and this time next year they will finally have a that Sobeys at Exit 3

A couple of years ago the Needs closed in the Parkland Drive Magical Mini Mall it then became Chen’s Convenience and then changed over to V&E Convenience. V&E also converted to a small Asian grocer and iPhone repair shop and now they are adding a V&E Convenience shop!

Sounds like Squish Candies is coming to town, early next year. Squish makes gummy candies (and has some vegan ones as well) In the meantime you can find Squish candies at Independent Mercantile on Gottingen.

Turkuaz, a Turkish restaurant is opening on Bedford Highway same building as Sushi Nami near Southgate

Tokyo Roll on Argyle opened this week

Bespoke men’s clothier, Indochino has open their showroom in Halifax Shopping Centre

Cafe Lara on Agricola (corner of Woodill) opens this morning
8-3 for the first week but hours will expand

Downtown Dartmouth maternity store Hazelnut & Rose is currently in the process of closing their shop.

Big Life Whole Foods on Portland is closing on December 29. They will continue Saturday’s at the Brewery Market in Halifax

Halifax ReTales Closed

The Anchor in Fairview has closed

Shediac Video and Variety a mainstay of Waverley Rd has closed its doors after 35 years

Viewpoint Gallery (Photography) has moved from Barrington to Brenton St

So previously I had mentioned that Homesense/Marshalls would be one floor of the former Sears in HSC now I hear it will just be a giant 48k sq.ft Marshalls (Winners across the street in 25k) but that is not all for TJX in 2019 I also hear that Winners will be moving to the Target end of Mic Mac and Homesense will move over to its own separate store in Dartmouth Crossing and there is also a chance that the former Bedford Common Future Shop will become a Homesense as well.  Hopefully the Simons taking the other part of the old Sears soon gets confirmed as well.

Sackville’s The Ultimate Party & Rental Store is on the move early next year, but they are moving just a 100m away to where Bay Rentals is. Which is a much larger space for them, Bay Rentals is moving up beside Avery’s on Cobequid

The No Frills in Spryfield click and collect is now live $3/$5 fees like Superstore or as one employee put it 2 weeks ago when I asked “This is just fucking bullshit, this idea sucks I hope it never launches”?