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The historic Elmwood hotel was approved for demolition in November of 2016.

DevelopmentHeritage district conservation status won't save Elmwood Hotel

7 buildings approved for demolition in proposed Old South Suburb district

Apr 8, 2017

ParkingHalifax considers using parking meters to fundraise for charity

'Kindness meters' would accept donations for groups via the United Way

Apr 5, 2017

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

Mar 24, 2017

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

Mar 24, 2017

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

Mar 24, 2017

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

Mar 24, 2017

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

Mar 23, 2017

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

Mar 23, 2017

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

Mar 22, 2017

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

Mar 22, 2017

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

Mar 21, 2017