07
Aug
2020
Posted by: In: 8-bit beans, 8-bit beans opening again, Arcade café, Coronavirus, COVID-19, durham region, news, Stage 3 Reopening, Whitby, Whitby arcade venue opening once again

Whitby arcade venue presses reset to open under Stage 3

Pressing start once again at 8-Bit Beans is the extra life its owners were hoping for. “It feels really good to finally be back open,” says Brad Mavin, co-owner of the venue. The coffee entrepreneur just opened the coffee bar — a retro arcade joint — in November. But like…
21
Jul
2020
Posted by: In: Coronavirus, COVID-19, erin dunham, hamilton restaurants reopening, matthew kershaw, news, rapscallion rogue eatery, Rocco Rossi, the mule taco bar, the other bird

Hamilton restaurateur approaching Stage 3 reopening with mixed emotions – Hamilton

The executive chef and owner of a Hamilton hospitality group that runs a number of local restaurants says he’s going into Stage 3 of Ontario’s COVID-19 reopening plan with ‘mixed emotions.’ Matthew Kershaw from the hospitality group The Other Bird, whose restaurants include the Burro, the former Rapscallion Rogue Eatery and The Mule…
16
Jun
2020
Posted by: In: Calgary City Council, calgary green line, Calgary Green Line alternative route, Calgary Green Line LRT, Calgary LRT expansion, Calgary Transit, Calgary Transit Green Line, city of calgary, Green Line LRT expansion, Politics, Public Transit

Green Line LRT: Calgary councillors approve alternative Stage 1 route – Calgary

Calgary city council has approved a revised route for Stage 1 of the Green Line LRT expansion. The first approved stage of the project goes from 16 Avenue N. to Shepard and also comes with changes to construction staging. READ MORE: Green Line LRT: Calgary councillors discuss revised alignment of…