I had meant to share this great link with my last post, over 4,000 images of the Halifax peninsula before the massive urban renewal projects of the 1960s. These images show Halifax before Scotia Square, and the Cogswell Interchange (which is set to be redeveloped).
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I have been looking at old pictures of Halifax quite a bit lately. As new development are built and more announced my mind has been thinking about transportation in the city. There is the ever present debate about commuter rail, which could make travel into the city core much more efficient if done properly. What […]
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Summer has began to slip by very quickly without me even noticing it was here. For me September tends to be a month of reflection, mainly because it is my birthday month, and this year it would appear that I have a great deal to think about. That is not necessarily a bad thing but […]
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When I don’t have time to write a full blog article I like to share interesting articles I find across the web. Going with my theme of Halifax buildings and my love of history, I came across this one today. It talks about the history of some of the most interesting historic buildings Downtown Halifax. […]
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The last two weeks have been a bit of a life adventure full of special moments and plenty of exploring and taking in the sights. Times to sit and watch the sunset on long summer bike rides and appreciating the simple moments. A few shots to celebrate taking the time to embrace the special moments […]
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Today I was taking a look through some of my recent photos and realized that I haven’t posted any graffiti shots for a little while. I found a bit of a theme in a few of my recent pics which was hidden art and expression. When I was young my Grandfather taught me a valuable […]
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I meant to address this a bit in my last post but it got lost in my thoughts as I raced to finish it up. With all of the new development in Downtown Halifax and the North End, we as a community need to try to ensure that residents are not displaced. When you replace […]
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