Stories by Nicole Gnazdowsky

.blu salon downtown Halifax displays gender price gap

GenderWomen’s haircuts cost more than men’s, and some stylists say that’s unfair

Despite the growing “man bun” phenomenon, women are still paying more than men to have their ponytails trimmed

Dec 9, 2015

GivingHomeless Kijiji family moves into new apartment after strangers band together to help

“A lot of people who offered things were people who didn’t have much to give, but they offered what they had”

Dec 2, 2015

Single mothers left scared and homeless in Halifax

PovertyHomeless and scared, single mothers ask for help on Kijiji

‘These things aren’t supposed to happen to working people,’ said single mother Shannon Graham

Nov 28, 2015

PovertyMore than 1 in 5 children in N.S. live in poverty, report shows

“I’ve been working any job I can get my hands on…but it’s not enough”

Nov 25, 2015

HockeyNear sweep: Canada wins 5 of 6 games in all-star junior hockey series

Fans packed the Scotiabank Centre Thursday night to watch the QMJHL all-star team take on Russia

Nov 23, 2015

Auditor General, Michael Pickup discusses audit report on university funding

University Nova Scotia needs tighter controls over university funding, says A.G.

Michael Pickup’s report says government and universities also need to consider long-term funding sustainability

Nov 19, 2015

Archeologist find old foundations below Lower Water Street

UPDATEDThe history of Halifax emerges from below

Building foundations and artifacts have been buried beneath the city since the 18th century

Nov 17, 2015

SportsHalifax named the first city without an NHL team to hold Hockey Canada Foundation Celebrity Classic

Hockey Canada is tapping into maritime hospitality by hosting the annual Celebrity Classic in Halifax

Nov 13, 2015

GovernmentPC leader says more action is needed to fix mental health crisis in NS

The PC party announced a proposed bill to require a public inquiry into the mental health system in Nova Scotia

Nov 12, 2015