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Photo Illustration. Pride flag held next to HRP car.

Halifax PridePride's talking about police involvement in this year's festival

Pride held a working discussion to develop police relationship outside of parade

1 day ago

Dr. Nadine Caron, left, talks about indigenous health.

Indigenous healthIndigenous health discussion at Mi’kmaw Native Friendship Centre

Dr. Nadine Caron says health status of Aboriginal people still needs to be improved

1 day ago

The Avalon Sexual Assault Centre is located on Dresden Row

What can sexual assault prosecutors do for victims?

Sexual violence centres hope victims will speak out more

1 day ago

Cassidy Megan is the founder of Purple Day.

PURPLE DAYQ&A: Cassidy Megan spreads epilepsy awareness with Purple Day

Purple Day is celebrated in over 75 countries on every continent, including Antarctica

2 days ago

Gong was registering to get the free tax return service from EClife.

Tax returns Where do you go if you speak Mandarin or Cantonese and need help with your taxes?

One centre in Halifax says it needs more volunteers this season

2 days ago

A small church in Dartmouth was the site of a large discussion on racism.

Racial DiscriminationForum discusses racial discrimination in Nova Scotia

Issues of discrimination in the province are brought to light

2 days ago

HRP tape off sidewalk around Halifax Central Library.

CrimePolice to hold voluntary surrender event

Police say event is designed for people accused of non-violent offences

3 days ago

Derek Leduc and Scott Theriault answer questions on their presentation

Veteran AffairsHow was the first year for Halifax's Operational Stress Injury Clinic?

The clinic provides essential care for current and former members of Canadian Forces, RCMP

4 days ago

Centennial Pool is 50 metres but has only six lanes.

SwimmingCouncil approves motion to consider a new aquatic centre

Swim Nova Scotia wants a new 50-metre pool

4 days ago

At his lawyer's request, Morash won't be sentenced until June 9.

CourtsSentencing of Timothy Brian Morash delayed

Judge accepts defence's request for mental assessment to be conducted by forensic psychiatrist

4 days ago

Jill d'Entremont shovelled the snow at her work Monday morning.

SNOWOne last blast of snow?

‘I’d rather be sweating because of the sun, not shovelling’

5 days ago

Audience member Ifo Ikede raises concerns about street checks to Halifax Regional Police Chief Jean Michel Blais

NewsHalifax Regional Police chief put on the hot seat

African-Nova Scotians raise concern about racial profiling during street checks

1 week ago