A new Italian restaurant may be opening in The Halifax Marketplace in the late summer, with the approval of Halifax Town Council.

A downtown enhancement project took a step forward at the Halifax Town Council’s Tuesday evening business meeting when council voted unanimously to move forward with a $366,000 construction bid award for the Halifax Downtown Streetscape/Halifax County War Memorial Enhancement Project and the…

The Halifax Town Hall at 70 S. Main St. will remain closed to the public through Friday, June 5 unless amended or rescinded by further executive order, according to a public service announcement issued by the town of Halifax. The closure is an extension of the town’s previous announcement to…

Halifax Town Council members ratified a resolution at their Wednesday evening meeting giving them the ability to hold meetings electronically if they cannot safely meet face-to-face during the COVID-19 pandemic.

In response to precautionary measures being implemented at the federal, state and local levels, the town of Halifax wanted citizens, businesses and visitors to be aware of steps being undertaken in response to the current COVID-19 pandemic.

Two projects in the town of Halifax are taking a step forward after Tuesday evening’s council meeting: the purchase of new vehicles for the police and sanitation departments and the Halifax Downtown Streetscape Extension Project.

Representatives with the Halifax County Humane Society, Halifax County Paws and Claws SPCA and Halifax County Dog Squad recently collected dog food raised from the Halifax Village Association’s annual children’s Christmas parade.

Halifax Town Council is slated to review a revised resolution for a grant to fund two new police vehicles and a vehicle for the town’s sanitation department when they meet Tuesday.

Halifax Town Hall will be closed all day Tuesday, Dec. 24, and Wednesday, Dec. 25, in observance of the Christmas holiday and again on Wednesday, Jan. 1, for New Year’s Day.  

Halifax Town Council members signed off on a resolution to continue a grant application process to possibly receive funding to help purchase two new police vehicles and a vehicle for the sanitation department following a public hearing in which no one spoke when council met jointly with Hali…

Dress up pets in their holiday best and participate in “Santa Paws,” the children’s Christmas and pet parade scheduled for 5:30 p.m. Sunday in the town of Halifax at the Halifax Farmers Market.

Halifax Town Hall will be closed starting at 1 p.m. on Wednesday, Nov. 27, all day on Thursday, Nov. 28, and Friday, Nov. 29, in observance of the Thanksgiving holiday. 

The Halifax Village Association’s annual Christmas season open house will be held from 1 to 5 p.m. Sunday featuring vendors, shopping, refreshments, Christmas photos, children’s crafts and the Children’s Gift Giving Bazaar at the farmers market.

The Halifax Village Association’s annual Christmas season open house will be held from 1 to 5 p.m. Sunday featuring vendors, shopping, refreshments, Christmas photos, children’s crafts and the Children’s Gift Giving Bazaar at the farmers market.

Halifax Town Council will hold its combined work session and monthly meeting Tuesday, starting with a work session at 6:30 p.m. in council chambers at 70 South Main Street in Halifax.

Due to the impending threat of potential thunderstorms, heavy rain and damaging winds, as a public safety precaution, the annual Halloween Trick or Treat Trail event in the town of Halifax has been cancelled.

The town of Halifax would like to notify residents, businesses and personal property owners that 2019 tax bills for personal property and machine & tool taxes will be mailed the week of Nov. 4.

Despite one council member voicing reservations during Tuesday night’s meeting, Halifax Town Council offered its support for levying the 1% retail sales tax for capital projects for construction or renovation of county schools.

Halifax Solid Waste Department will conduct its annual free fall cleanup for town residents and businesses by appointment only on Friday, Oct. 18, and Saturday, Oct. 19.

Halifax Town Council is slated to review possible updates to the town’s zoning ordinance for home occupation in residential districts when they meet Tuesday evening.

The weather cooperated with the Family Nutrition Program Fall 5K Fun, Run and Walk on Saturday at the Halifax Farmers Market, turning from hot and uncomfortable in the days prior to the event to cool and comfortable for over 70 runners and walkers.

The town of Halifax Solid Waste Department will conduct its annual free fall clean up for town residents and businesses by appointment only on Friday, Oct. 18, and Saturday, Oct. 19.

A total of nine bags of trash were collected by 10 adults and two children during the Banister River Flotsam Flotilla on Saturday as they floated from King’s Bridge Landing to Terry’s Bridge Landing, according to Carl Espy, Halifax town manager.