Life

PoliceThese are the impaired driving numbers for Halifax last year

The number of impaired drivers is down, but it could be lower

Feb 2, 2017

The beer doesn't stop pouring all day long.

Food and DrinkCan't get enough craft beer?

Halifax's craft beer market can never be too crowded

Feb 1, 2017

All Halifax bus routes now have automated stop announcements.

TransportationHalifax just became more accessible for everyone

Automated bus stop announcements are receiving positive feedback

Jan 30, 2017

Interfaith Harmony Week at the Hindu temple

ReligionWith tensions around faith rising, Halifax is trying to go the other way

Halifax is hosting dozens of events this week across that celebrate different faiths

Jan 30, 2017

David Korn speaks at International Holocaust Remembrance Day in Halifax.

HistoryLocal Holocaust survivor says path to peace requires kindness

David Korn’s life has taken him from the orphanages of Slovakia to the Halifax Citadel, but he says the most universal element of humanity is acceptance

Jan 27, 2017

The small crocodile shown by Shawn Adderley at Good Robot Brewing Company's "Reptile Takeover" event.

Reptiles Little Rays challenges common myths about exotic animals.

Video included. Are you brave enough to watch these creepy crawlers?

Jan 26, 2017

The market garden available at Back to our Roots community garden.

Mental Health Back to our Roots: mental health is plant powered

Where the funds from your texts are actually going

Jan 25, 2017

News for all

How 1.5 million hearing or visually impaired Canadians stay up-to-date

Jan 20, 2017

Dietetic technician Jan Eddy handling donor milk in the Milk Room

BreastfeedingWhen Halifax moms need human milk, they turn to Facebook

Some advocates say they want a milk bank to offer safe, pasteurized milk

Jan 19, 2017

AudioCelebrity deaths, memorial tattoos and more: check out this week's podcast on how we mourn is changing

King’s Journalism students look at celebrity deaths, memorial tattoos and other stories about grief and loss

Jan 18, 2017

Granola made from spent grains at Good Robot Brewing Company.

FoodGrain-ola, anyone?

How one brewery is repurposing spent grain to make breakfast

Jan 18, 2017

Gerry Lonergan, owner of the East Coast Bakey, spins his sign and ushers pedestrians inside for some bagels.

FoodWaiting for Trudeau

Meet the East Coast Bakery owner still waiting for a visit from the prime minister

Jan 18, 2017