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From private homes and businesses, HRM collects more compost than it can process. City staff consult public to find a new compost plan.

EnvironmentHalifax seeks input on compost program

‘We’re going to the public and then we’re going to develop a plan’

Oct 27, 2016

Sara Lahsaee and Bonita Squires discuss their experiences as part-time instructors at Dalhousie.

EducationPart-time university instructors seek fairness

'Over-worked, quite stressed, but being paid much less'

Oct 27, 2016

N.S. Auditor General Michael Pickup reports on the joint audit of the Atlantic Lottery Corporation.

PoliticsALC faces joint audit by four Atlantic provinces

'Current governance practices do not equip ALC to deal with ... an ever-changing gaming market'

Oct 26, 2016

Dr. Ian Reilly spoke about the Yes Men's form of activism at the screening.

FilmRadical Imagination offers free documentary screenings

Yes Men show a different form of activism

Oct 26, 2016

During the demonstration, Dr. Lei Jiang wrote “dragons flying, phoenixes dancing” in the sitting, flying and walking calligraphy styles.

EducationChina Day features calligraphy, book launch

‘A wonderful opportunity to showcase and celebrate what we have achieved’

Oct 26, 2016

The NSLC's latest quarterly report says that sales of Nova Scotia made products are up.

BusinessNova Scotia’s spirits soaring

'That connection to the product is really important'

Oct 26, 2016

King's meal hall places signage around the cafeteria to remind students of food allergies. (Photo by Samantha Calio)

HealthStudents with food allergies require meal hall safety

'I don't know if I can go to school'

Oct 25, 2016

EnvironmentArrested Ottawa protesters include Halifax students

‘I’m profoundly disappointed in our government’

Oct 24, 2016

Linden Gray, founder of Caldy Grange knitting for the Philanthropic Knitters Guild - a project to end homelessness.

LifeOne woman’s bid to help the homeless

‘A stepping stone to more independent living'

Oct 24, 2016

John Sandham hikes the Bluff Wilderness Hiking Trail, about 25 minutes outside of Halifax by car.

TRAVEL Breathtaking places to visit in N.S.

Looking to get out of your comfort zone?

Oct 24, 2016