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2016 The Year That Was


A small update and then a year in review


The former Aleppo Cafe in the Brewery Market will be coming back to life on Quinpool as 7 Peppers Grill (where Shawarmas Stop was)

Susie’s Shortbreads closed their Purdy’s Wharf location. Bayers Lake will remain open

New comics, cards and sports memorabilia store Robie @ Young called AMG Collectibles?

Looks like the former Ceilidh’s Pub will come back to life as Thirsty Turtle Bar & Grill


Glow Parties has now moved from Strawberry Hill across the Harbour to their new “Event Store” on Windmill @ Princess Margaret under the new bridge


?Halifax Transit is moving the Lost & Found from the Burnside garage to a kiosk in the Bridge Terminal

Aunties’ Dispensary who had started selling marijuana without prescription to anyone was raided on Friday, 4 arrests were made trafficking charges.

and KFC is just using a random word generator for ideas now


and now a listing of the opens and closes of 2016, I separated them into five zones, 177 opens to 103 closes, there were a few that fell in both open and close.

About Arthur Gaudreau

ReTales is a tracker of the going on of the Halifax Regional Municipality retail and restaurant scene, while there will be a focus on local operators, the big box and shopping centre areas will be represented as well. ReTales will also have some out of town content as well where applicable. The information comes from various news sources and observation around town. If you are business and you want to announce a new location a move or a renovation feel free to drop a line. ReTales is also pursuant to the improvement of the city to make a lively beautiful community we can all love an enjoy.


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