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Bezanson outside the Halifax Central Library, October 6.

Federal electionWorkers, students, women: this candidate cares about you

Halifax’s Marxist-Leninist candidate wants you to vote, even if not for him

Oct 9, 2015

Murray Segal on left,  who lead the review.

Rehtaeh Parsons 'Human error’ caused investigation delays in Rehtaeh Parsons case

Investigation into police handling of the Rehtaeh Parsons case finds missteps in otherwise “diligent and thorough” investigation

Oct 8, 2015

Main city streets are hotspots for bikers

NoiseThese bikers ‘want to be Sons of Anarchy’

Thundering bikers have grown comfortable riding loudly through Halifax and no one really stops them

Oct 8, 2015

Federal electionCarvery sees 'nothing but good things for Halifax'

Conservative Party candidate Irvine Carvery reminds voters of his party’s funding of new buildings in the riding, promises benefits from new TPP deal

Oct 8, 2015

Federal ElectionCandidates square off over wages, health-care in Halifax-West debate

Candidates from the four main parties also highlighted their parties’ platform on gender issues, student debt.

Oct 8, 2015

Councillors at Regional Council meeting

Regional CouncilCity reins in rec centre governance

Regional council wants more control over budgets

Oct 7, 2015

Doctors, medical students and residents protest federal cuts to refugee health care in front of Pier 21

RefugeesDoctors, medical students protest refugee health care cuts

Protesters want the public to know about federal cuts to refugee health care under the Conservative government and to encourage everyone to vote

Oct 7, 2015

Janet Knox, Nova Scotia Health Authority CEO, shows her support for the clinic.

RefugeesNew clinic for refugees offers interpreters, vaccinations

Supporters celebrate small program dedicated to providing health-care for refugees

Oct 7, 2015

Students and Elections Canada volunteers Wednesday in the Dalhousie Student Union Building.

Federal ElectionHundreds of students have already voted

Elections Canada pilot project allows even out-of-province students to vote on campus

Oct 7, 2015

Donelle Fraser, designer for Perfect Mischief, working with recycled fabric.

FashionThese clothes are made to break down the fashion industry ‘box’

Perfect Mischief brand created to bring feminine designs to all genders and body types

Oct 6, 2015