The former longtime Robin’s Donuts on Portland Street will soon have a new resident, Zesty Cafe seems to be specializing in light fare like sandwiches and salads.

In the base of the the apartment building on Gary Martin Drive at Innovation Drive, the Asian convenience has closed but taped on the inside window is a piece of paper talking about chocolate focused restaurant Cacao 70 possibly indicating a Bedford location for the chain.

Five Guys has opened their latest location in Bayers Lake across the parking lot from SuperStore

The EB Games on Young Street is closing on Feb 16.

Asian grocer Don 88 on South Street behind Dalhousie University is closing, most of the food has been cleared out but there are still some deals on kitchen and serving dishes.

Halifax ReTales Closed

The Lawn Guy in Fall River (and more recently in Bedford West too) has closed citing”The industry of outdoor equipment isn’t like it used to be. With smaller margins, higher operating expenses, providing our employees with living wages, benefits and the like, it has become fiscally unfeasible”

The Newfoundland Store on Willow Street has now officially closed

The Carters/Osh Kosh has closed in Halifax Shopping Centre

For you late night types the Thai Express on Spring Garden Road is now open until 4 in the morning on Friday and Saturday over nights.

Wow Hot Pot on Spring Garden is now Huole Chinese BBQ ( but still has hot pot)

It is February and that means that it is time again Dine Halifax where more than 70 locations around town have special menus for lunch and many prix fixe menus in the evening you can see all the offers here