Maybe I should update this more often. In addition to Boost Ventilator, I know Ron Foley and, get this, the good people at the World Trade and Convention Centre (you know them from the Rolling Stones concert in Halifax) are reading this blog. Shout out to all you all.
So Carsand is closing, and the owner blamed “no one shopping dowtown.” A thread started on Halifax locals, I posted a response, which I am going to modify slightly and post here. Well, to me Carsand’s closing demonstrates four things about the state of downtown Halifax right now:
I was narcissistically checking my own website stats a moment ago…. top searches that result in people coming to my little blog so far this month… Rolling Stones Rolling Stones Rolling Stones Halifax Rolling Stones play Halifax? Are the Rolling Stones playing Halifax in 2006. Deep political commentary? No. Classic rock? Yes, this is what Waye Mason seems to stand –more–
Today the #1 was full and my gentlemanly insistence of ladies first resulted in the bus driving away without me on it. Undaunted, figuring its only –1 today, I walked down Spring Garden and then Barrington, looking up and around to think more about the future of downtown.