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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

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

Mar 21, 2017

Tony Smith and Chief Judge Pam Williams, co-chairs of council of parties for the restorative inquiry

Home for Colored ChildrenFormer residents of the Nova Scotia Home for Colored Children look to future with restorative inquiry

Inquiry’s first phase was relationship building, next will be learning and understanding

Mar 21, 2017

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’

Mar 20, 2017

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

Mar 18, 2017

CornwallisWill the Cornwallis name disappear? Baptist church agrees to change its name

Historic black church votes for name change in solidarity with Mi’kmaq community

Mar 17, 2017

Lawyers wait and chat outside the courtroom before it opens.

StabbingVincent Steele sentenced for stabbing roommate to death

Steele will be eligible for parole after serving 13 years

Mar 17, 2017