Ludovic Eveno surveys the kitchen at the Agricola Street Brasserie.

RestaurantsThe big problem facing restaurants in Nova Scotia

Influx of 'trendy' new restaurants adds to job shortage in industry

16 hours ago | Business

The shrimp porridge is one of the most popular porridge in south eastern China.

foodOur Top 3 picks for most authentic Chinese food in Halifax

The most authentic food is usually like what people eat at home

13 hours ago | Life

Nick Turnbull has come a long way since his car accident.

LifeWhen rock bottom is the best place to be

Nick Turnbull had his dream job, but he lost it after a car accident

14 hours ago | Life

Nick Giacomantonio in front of his partly finished display.

ChristmasHe's not Saint Nick, but he has a sleigh and reindeer

Nick Giacomantonio decorates his house to spread holiday spirit

17 hours ago | Life

A symbolistic representation of how alcohol and the holidays are intertwined.

AddictionIs alcohol the reason for the season?

The difficulties of having an alcohol addiction during the holidays

18 hours ago | Life

DeRico Symonds is starting his own fundraiser this Christmas season.

communityCommunity champion starts Christmas GoFundMe

DeRico Symonds wants families to have a Christmas turkey supper

19 hours ago | News

Sen. Wanda Thomas Bernard is one of two Nova Scotians appointed to the Senate last month.

PoliticsCatching up with new Sen. Wanda Thomas Bernard

Bernard hopes to advance African-Canadian issues on Senate

20 hours ago | News

Donated knit items of all kinds are being accepted across HRM this winter.

communityHalifax knitters donating time and yarn

Website connects knitters with groups in need

24 hours ago | News

Sonja Myers likes writing her novel at center library in Halifax.

writingDeadline makes a novel possible

NaNoWriMo keeps novelists busy in November

1 day ago | Life

Christmas garbage

Christmas 'Tis the season to not be wasteful

Did you know waste increases 25 per cent during the holidays?

2 days ago | Life

Camara fled Gambia and applied for refugee status in neighbouring Senegal before being paired with RRANS.

RefugeeLesbian refugee from Gambia happy in Maritimes

‘The best part is that people don’t care who you are’

2 days ago | Life

The front of the Waverly Inn, decorated for the holidays.

DevelopmentToo charming to destroy

The Waverley Inn avoided the wrecking ball when a condo developer fell in love with the hotel

2 days ago | Arts

The Law Courts, 1815 Upper Water St. Halifax

CourtsHalifax woman appeals $52K defamation award

Laura Marson appeals $52,640 judgment after being defamed by provincial employee

2 days ago | News

Jonathan Dean, Atlantica Party leader.

PoliticsLiberal, NDP, PC, Green and … Atlantica?

The Atlantica Party hopes to field candidates in the next provincial election

2 days ago | News Politics

Proper windshield washer fluid, an ice scraper, and booster cables should be in every driver's trunk come winter.

WinterWinter is coming: new season of winter driving begins

Driving instructor Tom Furlong explains how to plan ahead to stay safe this winter

2 days ago | News

EntrepreneurshipWhat is Startup Grind?

Oleg Yefimov is creating entrepreneurial networks in Halifax

2 days ago | Business

Cabs in front of Scotia Square.

ImmigrantsWhy immigrants end up as taxi drivers

Many cab drivers were engineers, doctors and lawyers

2 days ago | Life

The Cuarentas family posing in front of several flags at their citizenship ceremony

CitizenshipDalhousie holds first citizenship ceremony

40 people from 13 countries are sworn in as Canadian citizens

2 days ago | News

The house at 2275 Brunswick Street lost its heritage listing Tuesday.

Home OwnershipA Heritage House – or not? 2275 Brunswick St.

In 1998, Halifax officials forgot to send themselves a letter

3 days ago | News