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The wheels go ’round

Look who’s rolling into the North End. After 19 years at its current location on Quinpool Road, Cyclesmith is moving into the former NSLC building o Keep reading »

The team at Dash Hudson, from left, co-founder Tomek Niewiarowski, lead iOS engineer Shali Liu, and co-founder Thomas Rankin. Photo: Dash Hudson


Dash Hudson to the rescue

A new made-in-Halifax app helps men shop for the best fashions with ease and efficiency Keep reading »

“I  have a very small space where I make my ice cream—about 400 square feet,” says Ditta Kasdan, owner of Dee Dees Ice Cream on Cornwallis Street. “I just got a larger machine that makes 15 litres at a time. My old machine made nine litres.” Photos: Submitted


The big scoop

The made-local trend hits ice cream, opening up a new world of flavours Keep reading »

Danny co-owns Innovative Beverages, is an importer of fine wines and is a CAPSAC-certified sommelier. Photo: Tammy Fancy


A wine for all seasons

With crisp whites, rosé and even sangria, summer offers lighter choices for summer dishes. But don’t forget the red Keep reading »

From the Blog

Cookies on wheels

Cookie Cravings entrepreneur Diana Manuel

Looking for a simple yet creative way to let someone know you care? Local business Cookie Cravings delivers delicious cookies by bicycle with a personal touch … Read More »


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Recent Comments

Dash Hudson is an intriguing company, largely because there are so few companies in this area working in e-commerce and fashion. I'll be really interested to learn what their revenues are like after a year or two. Knowing Thomas, I'm sure they'll be impressive.

Dash Hudson to the rescue

A study. In May. For how long? A one-day walk-about...even a first year statistics student in university would crack up laughing. Let's see a real survey, over a 4-6 week period, varying times of day, seasonally adjusted. A little happy walk about with a hot cup of Tim Horton's coffee is not a survey. This is a) terrible reporting with no investigation and b) utterly inaccurate...on just 2 days I had a 10 minute walk from my parking space to a lunchtime summer, during peak vacation period.

The parking myth