Paul Hannon shows off the street painting at the intersection of Black Street and Northwood Terrace.

COMMUNITYStreet paintings encourage communities to work together

At least 3 more paintings currently in the planning stage

Mar 27, 2016 | Arts

There is insurance for pets.

PetsPet insurance not a luxury, vets say

Own a dog? Think of Fido's health

Apr 8, 2016 | Life

Easter feast at Souls Harbour shelter.

GivingA feast of Easter fellowship at Souls Harbour

Everyone was a friend at mission dinner

Apr 8, 2016 | Life

Samson Learn

TransgenderFilmmaker plans ‘Trans Canada’ odyssey

Samson Learn heading out in June to do documentary

Apr 8, 2016 | Arts

There has been scaffolding outside the Loop for some time.

Barrington StreetYarn business on Barrington Street leaving ‘obstruction’

The Loop owner says scaffolding on Pacific Building hurting her business

Apr 4, 2016 | Business

April 30 is the deadline for individuals to file their taxes.

Tax seasonWhat students need to know about taxes

Don't fret, just be prepared this tax season

Apr 1, 2016 | Life

Student-athletes need to keep up their GPA to stay on the team.

CommitmentThe life of a student-athlete: hard work, big reward

A 'lot of long nights' when you're on a varsity team

Mar 30, 2016 | Sports

Looking for an apartment this summer? Many tenants sublet.

RentingThings to know about subletting

If you have an apartment to sublet, know your rights and responsibilities

Mar 30, 2016 | Life

Construction is underway to add family units so parents can stay with their babies.

BabiesIWK adding family rooms to neonatal intensive care unit

Layout will make it feel like families have their own living space

Mar 28, 2016 | News

Jann Chabassol says laughter yoga is 'good for the soul.'

HealthLaughter yoga keeps instructor smiling

'One of the best things you can do in life is laugh at yourself'

Mar 26, 2016 | Life

Nova Scotia wants to attract more first-time visitors.

TourismTourism Nova Scotia wants to attract more first-time visitors

2017 expected to be big year because of Halifax Explosion event, convention centre

Mar 26, 2016 | News

Businesses can be certified as being bike friendly.

BikesBike-friendly policies earn businesses special certification

Goal is to create 'a more bike supportive culture in Halifax'

Mar 26, 2016 | News

Local wine sales were up 14.7% in the last quarter of 2015

WineAs Nova Scotia wine industry grows, so does shelf space in stores

Some worry that 'more local choice for wine means more competition'

Mar 26, 2016 | Business

Sharon Epic paints the scene as the PROsocial group holds its event.

Live paintingEpic live painting captures events as they unfold

Artist gets to 'analyze the humans' through her work

Mar 26, 2016 | Arts

Glooscap First Nation Chief Sidney Peters (middle) signs the registry.

HealthHealth data sharing agreement signed to improve Mi’kmaq health

Registry includes data on doctor visits, mortality rates, mental health

Mar 26, 2016 | News

A runner laces up their shoes, ready for the warmer outdoors.

RunningMove over winter, runners are ready for spring

There are many differences between running in the winter and spring

Mar 26, 2016 | Life

Federal research is hoping to find solutions to Nova Scotia's 2013 strawberry epidemic

StrawberriesStrawberry fields forever: virus research heads into the unknown

Scientists across Canada are searching for the answers to a Nova Scotian disease

Mar 26, 2016 | Science & Tech

Dalhousie's Schulich School of Law was the site of the panel discussion on environmental racism.

Environmental racismDal professor sheds light on environmental racism in Nova Scotia

Projects are 'devastating indigenous lands and communities'

Mar 25, 2016 | News

Hana Nelson is the co-founder of Aerosan Toilets.

ToiletsMeet two locals with a passion for poop

The entrepreneurs are creating proper sanitization for poor countries

Mar 25, 2016 | Science & Tech

Grass dries out quickly, meaning fires can spread.

FIRESGraze it, don’t blaze it

Fires damage environment for humans, plants, animals

Mar 25, 2016 | Life