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From the left: Dr. Doris Mitchell, Dr. Chris Bourdon and Cheyenne Mary.

Health Why a health panel wants indigenous elders in hospitals

Three health professionals suggest ways to make the health system better for indigenous people

Mar 3, 2016

Halifax Regional Police Headquarters

CrimeHalifax police charge man in Spryfield stabbing death

Police don't believe Wednesday's homicide was a random act

Mar 3, 2016

Donald Trump, Republican presidential candidate, walks on stage on Feb. 27, 2015.

Donald TrumpAmericans take to Google: 'how can i move to canada'

Google searches hit the roof following Super Tuesday results

Mar 3, 2016

Charles Banal was impressed with the selection after attending Attire to Aspire

jobs'A lot of people can job search but be invisible'

Volunteer-run event helps men in the Halifax job market by giving them free clothes and haircuts

Mar 3, 2016

Finishing touches to a spaghetti-and-tuna R2-D2.

CHARITYCan-do spirit hits amateur sculptors

Food, fundraising event underway at Mic Mac Mall

Mar 2, 2016

Martin O'Hanlon said the strike is not just about jobs, but about keeping quality journalism in Halifax.

Labour DisputeAdvertising and freelancers are the next line of defence for Herald strikers

Union to hire its own freelancers to force the paper to return to negotiations

Mar 2, 2016

On the left, Tom Murphy, and on the right former Lt. Governor Mayann Francis, taking questions.

Education What is the best way to bring about social change? Ask Mayann Francis

Mayann Francis says education helped chart her journey from Whitney Pier to lieutenant governor of Nova Scotia

Mar 2, 2016

Monique Francis cries as she looks at her new kitchen. The family had a countdown written on a whiteboard at their previous home, and now they get to wipe it clean.

housingTwo Spryfield families now have keys to new Habitat for Humanity homes

Single mother of four says process is ‘more than just purchasing a house’

Mar 1, 2016

From the left, Kim Cain (organizer), Wendie W. Poitras (organizer), Folami Jones and the other two panelists.

Hair 'We are thinking of a solution to our identity as if whiteness is the rightness'

Wendie W. Poitras studies how black women process and treat their hair

Feb 29, 2016