Not sure exactly where but Puma is bringing an outlet store to HRM later this year

It’s been a bit of cavalcade of restos since House of Mei Mei left 264 Bedford Highway (Tasty Source, 3A, Moonlight) but now it is coming back to life soon as The Original Atlantic Kebab House
Nova Scotia owned Miller Optometry will be opening a new location this fall in Dartmouth Crossing in the same plaza as Tommy Hilfiger. They already have locations in Bridgewater and on Windsor St in Halifax.

The Papa Mario’s that was on Mumford has completed their move and are now open on Dutch Village Rd at Rosedale

The Mary Brown’s in Spryfiel, behind the Canadian Tire, is now open

Tao Yuan Food Mart (Asian grocery) is open on Larry Uteck where it meets Kearney Lake

Quinn’s Arms of now open on Quinpool, Quinpool finally has a bonafide public house.
The Red Room (cocktails and sweets) is now open in Downtown Dartmouth beside The Dart Gallery on Portland

Hellas in Sackville has indeed closed and the property sold. At the moment the plan is for it to become Katch Seafood/Ice Cream Palace

The LL Bean in Dartmouth Crossing opens September 10

This is an occasional question that I get, and now I have an answer
“What’s up with East Coast Dumpling House on Cole Harbour Road?” Well, they were weathering out the pandemic but they will be back by the end of the year.