Stories by Ashley Corbett

Shubenacadie Sam didn't see his shadow which means spring is on its way... Hopefully.

Weather 'forecasting' Look no further, your groundhog weather forecast is here

Famous Nova Scotia groundhog makes his 2016 weather prediction

Feb 2, 2016

Documentary in the digital age

How is technology transforming factual filmmaking?

Jan 27, 2016

Halifax regional fire chief Doug Trussler discusses fire station staffing changes

FirefightingHalifax to hire 32 career firefighters

After months of debate, regional council approves fire station staffing

Jan 26, 2016

Sara Coffin on her new duet Standing Alone Facing You

DanceDancer explores stress, perception in new production

Choreographer Sara Coffin offers a look at new Mocean Dance duet Standing Alone Facing You

Jan 23, 2016

Beginning skaters at the Emera Oval

RecreationFirst-time skaters take to the Oval

A hardy group of beginning skaters at the Emera Oval promised persistence and commitment to start a new family activity

Jan 16, 2016

Professor Elizabeth Edwards looks fondly at a picture of David Bowie.

MusicBowie 'continued to hear what was going on' in music: prof

King’s professor Elizabeth Edwards reflects on the life and death of David Bowie

Jan 12, 2016

Lunenburg, NS waterfront

Workplace safetyDo you know what the 4 most risky workplace sectors are in Nova Scotia?

Better training, awareness is helping lower the number of workplace injuries, legislative committee told

Oct 28, 2015

Dalhousie's dentistry school, located at University Avenue and Robie Street.

DentistryWhat’s changed since last year’s dentistry scandal

Dalhousie University's administration and an advocacy group have conflicting perspectives on what positive change looks like

Oct 23, 2015

Anna Sprague's Ferris Wheel on Citadel Hill

NocturneThousands brave rain and cold for Nocturne: Art at Night

From a ferris wheel to ferry-oke, there was plenty to see at this year's Nocturne

Oct 18, 2015

The walls of HI Halifax are plastered with travel information.

Tourism A hostel or a couch: where backpackers stay on a dime

Travellers on a budget often choose between two hostels in the city, or sometimes opt for a stranger’s couch

Oct 16, 2015