Tag Archives: Halifax Daily News

Dartmouth welcoming Clippers’ arrival

In recognition of the HFX Wanderers first ever home game in franchise history, let’s look back at the Nova Scotia Clippers first game.  This is an article that appeared in the Halifax Daily News on May 25, 1991. Dartmouth welcoming … Continue reading

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Halifax is Dullsville in Summer

Here is another Alex J. Walling article.  This article is from the July 9, 2007 edition of the Halifax Daily News and discusses how Halifax has no big-time sports going on during the summer months.  Now 11 years later, not … Continue reading

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Nova Scotia Clippers Results

Here are the game results of the Nova Scotia Clippers (Canadian Soccer League, 1991).  The franchise was rewarded in April 1989, played their first game two years later.  The Clippers’ training camp opened April 22 at Cole Harbour Place.  The … Continue reading

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It’s the Windjammers

I am going to start a series where I will be posting media from the unveiling (or orgins) of a previous Maritime-based sports franchise.  With the recent unveiling of the HFX Wanderers FC and the rumours of CFL and NLL … Continue reading

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Pro Ball Belongs in Halifax

Alternative title: You may say I’m a dreamer.  But I’m not the only one. The other day I mentioned how Alex J. Walling has suggested in the past that Halifax could handle a professional baseball team.  I browsed the newspaper archives … Continue reading

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