African-centric Flenjor Foods who already has a shop on Williams Lake Rd now has a second shop on Albro Lake Rd where it meets Wyse
“Specialty grocery store offering a wide range of African food in wholesale and retail quantities. We also sell beauty products such as wigs, weaves and beautiful ready-to-wear African fabrics”

North Brewing is opening a taproom at 501 Timberlea Village Pkwy, North also has a retail outlet on Ochterloney inside Battery Park and at their main brewery on Portland Street just before Cole Harbour.

The Crafty Fox and Kit Cafe have closed. The coffee shop and maker space was located on Supreme Ct in Fairview.

The MiniSo on Spring Garden Road has closed its doors.

Brightwood Brewery will be back at Alderney Gate this summer with a bigger more permanent beer garden setup

VinTea bubble tea has opened at 644 Portland St in Dartmouth.

The last Ben’s Bread Outlet in HRM (on Kearney Lake ) closes on April 17. They had already closed Quinoool, Main St and Sackville over the last few years.