Stories by Leah Woolley

From left to right, Paul Keats (Regional Director), Frances Martin (Deputy Minister of Environment), and Lorrie Roberts (Executive Director, Policy) prepare to answer MLAs questions.

Pulp MillPictou County pulp mill project: 'People are not convinced'

Public will have 30 days to comment after project is registered with province

1 week ago

Erin Sway stands next to a map showing the four proposed BRT routes.

Halifax TransitCommunity reacts to new transit plan: ‘Don’t throw Gottingen under the bus’

Public responds to proposal for faster bus travel time in HRM

2 weeks ago

The Dalhousie University sign on University Avenue

EducationConciliation for DFA, Dal ends with tentative deal

DFA to schedule ratification vote after Thursday meeting

Feb 1, 2018

Jeffrey Haggett gives a TEDx Talk on how music shapes Halifax.

MusicHow policy shapes music in Halifax

TEDx speaker Jeffry Haggett says the Halifax music scene is at critical juncture

Jan 30, 2018

Tents set up for the Teen Challenge sleep-out in Victoria Park, Halifax

AddictionThese people camped out in Halifax in January. Find out why

Participants spend a night in the cold to raise awareness about rehabilitation program

Jan 27, 2018

Members of the Offshore Alliance protest irresponsible drilling practices in Nova Scotia waters

Environment‘Water is more precious than oil’

Environment groups warn against possible consequences for Atlantic Canada

Jan 25, 2018

The Dalhousie University sign on University Avenue

Education‘We are in full strike preparation mode’

Two sides set to meet Monday, Tuesday and Jan. 29 to try to reach agreement

Jan 22, 2018

Trails similar to this one along Beaufort Avenue join together to make the Great Trail network throughout Nova Scotia.

The Great TrailThe fate of Nova Scotia’s trails may depend on you

As the Great Trail project expands, so does the need for trail maintenance and repair

Jan 19, 2018

Pedestrians brave Saturday's weather on Spring Garden Road

WeatherHaligonians deal with second round of power outages so far in 2018

Electricity restored to more than 6,000 customers in Halifax by Saturday night

Jan 14, 2018