Spotlight

A panoramic view towards the mouth of the Halifax Harbour, spanning the Dartmouth waterfront to the Halifax waterfront, from the centre of the A. Murray MacKay Bridge.

Climate crisis

Harbour rising

Climate change will cause the waters in Halifax Harbour to rise by a metre or more, threatening more than a billion dollars of harbourfront real estate

2 weeks ago

Waiting is part of the Nova Scotia health-care system.

Online Features: Take a number

Delays, shortages and frustration. An investigation into Nova Scotia's beleaguered health-care system

Mar 26, 2019

2018 AJA Gold Award Winner

Terms of Service

The Facebook Bargain

Jun 1, 2018

Michele Stevens behind the 16 panels that will be used to create the Bluenose II's mainsail.

Smooth sailing ahead: woman continues tradition of working with Bluenose

Second Peninsula woman receives contract to make four sails for the Bluenose II

10 hours ago | News

Jean-eva Dickie and Winston Guitar play pool during a speed friending event last Tuesday.

Do you want to be friends?

14 strangers have 5 minutes to see if they’re friend material

11 hours ago | Life

Great journalism, including on the the National Geographic Instagram feed, is as close as your pocket.

The Insta Game

If everyone’s a photographer, what makes someone a photojournalist?

18 hours ago | King's Journalism Review Longform

A bus stop in North Beaver Bank.

North Beaver Bank losing the bus, but HRM keeping the tax

Residents upset they still pay for transit, despite service loss on Nov. 25

19 hours ago | News

A crowd gathered Wednesday at Grand Parade in Halifax for the Transgender Day of Remembrance.

Pain and hope: Halifax's Transgender Day of Remembrance 

Victims of anti-transgender violence mourned, resiliency and community celebrated

1 day ago | News

The main entrance to Halifax Provincial court. On the left door, there is a paper sign showing where to go for a ramp entrance. The sign cannot be read without climbing stairs.

'That's so insulting': Accessibility concerns at Halifax courthouse still unresolved

Current instructions for wheelchair access cannot be read without climbing stairs

1 day ago | News

HRM intersection before and after LED streetlights were installed.

Auditor general shines a light on LED conversion project

Old street lights were replaced with LED lights by 2017

1 day ago | News