Life

Canada’s (m)other tongues

The state of Canada’s ethnic media

May 18, 2017

Smith and Switzer live at Ascendece B&B with their two children, Austin (not pictured) and Victoria.

HistoryBreakfast served with a complimentary history lesson

“This house has witnessed Titanic disaster and the Halifax Explosion,” says owner

Mar 24, 2017

Erica Fraser, an employee at Good Robot Brewing Company, pours a sampler.

BeerUsing unique flavour combinations can separate your beer from the rest

Good Robot Brewing Company gets creative with flavour

Mar 24, 2017

Lisa Johnson (left, with backpack) reads a poem on Harvard Street.

CommunityWhere can you find nice messages around Halifax?

Contribute to our map of the best spots for messages in the HRM

Mar 22, 2017

Dr. Stephen Workman.

LentSometimes, tough conversations are the most meaningful

Dr. Stephen Workman talked about life and death

Mar 20, 2017

Woodman has been finding more time to read.

Social media Could you give up social media for 6 weeks?

Maura Woodman is cutting down screen time for Lent

Mar 20, 2017

McNutt reading in the Halifax Central Library

writingMeet one of Halifax’s most prolific authors

She wrote her first novel at 12 and hasn’t looked back

Mar 19, 2017

University students dress in green to celebrate St. Patrick's Day.

CultureWhat Canadians might not know about St. Patrick’s Day

Five things Irish people want Canadians to know about their national holiday

Mar 17, 2017

5D4H participants from L to R: Kenny Johnston, Katie Flanagan, Breanna Buhler and Max Georgopoulos.

HomelessnessMeet the Dal students who slept outside to raise money for Phoenix

Commerce students have taken part in annual fundraiser since 2014

Mar 17, 2017