Life

CharityA chance for social and spiritual engagement: youth come together to prepare for national convention

A friendly face-off to support youth from Halifax's Maronite community

Mar 13, 2017

It's so good you can drink it

PHOTO ESSAYIt’s so good you can drink it: how pure maple syrup is made

Stephen Clark shows how he makes maple syrup on his property in Colchester County

Mar 12, 2017

Illustrated photo of toys clogging the toilet.

WaterWhat is clogging Halifax toilets?

Find out what goes in and out of our toilets

Mar 10, 2017

The group having fun at Freeman's in Fairview

Friendship45 and older? Single? This group is for you

From Sunday brunches to Christmas parties, singles 45 and over are taking time to meet

Mar 9, 2017

Always protect your pin.

ScamsIt’s tax season. Here are the scams to avoid

RCMP say to watch out for people pretending to be Canadian Revenue agents

Mar 8, 2017

Cronin looking at the fake Tinder profile using her pictures.

Cyber securityHalifax woman’s profile photos stolen for click fraud

A bot used her pictures to create a fake identity on Tinder

Mar 8, 2017

Dardenne says there are two or three weeks during the year when sea lettuce tastes the best.

Wild foodsFred Dardenne is tapping into Nova Scotia’s wild food potential

People are learning about foraged foods through weekly wild food boxes

Mar 3, 2017

The kitchen at Highwayman.

FoodHighwayman cracks Canada’s 100 Best Restaurants list

The designation comes just one year after they opened

Mar 2, 2017

The team from Horton High School is working for "bridge building" bewteen two tables.

GamesHow science, technology, engineering, arts and math are all part of one game

4th annual competition sees teams apply their knowledge

Feb 27, 2017

Elliott reads from one of their favourite books <i>Morris Micklewhite and the Tangerine Dress<i>

IDENTITYGetting schooled by Halifax's youngest expert on gender

Elliott Sweeny created Pop-up School to educate others and help stop bullying

Feb 26, 2017

Lee Cohen answers a students question

ImmigrationWhat do you hear at a Q&A on immigration? Stories of love, hope and desperation

Lawyer Lee Cohen answers questions for students who can't afford consultations

Feb 25, 2017

Deliveries resumed once some sidewalks and bus stops were cleared

HealthShovelling snow the healthy way

Dalhousie researcher explains the right stuff for the white stuff

Feb 18, 2017