Stories by Brendan Ahern

BusinessVolta Labs startup hub gets $2.25 million to expand

Nova Scotia premier ties Volta’s success to keeping young people in Nova Scotia

Dec 5, 2017

Survival'Don’t panic': learn how to get out of a sinking helicopter

Survival training in Dartmouth teaches what to do in worst-case scenarios

Dec 2, 2017

Crime ‘It was very violent’: Vandals and thieves hit Eastern Passage

Local MLA is calling for Citizens on Patrol

Nov 29, 2017

EducationSurvey says: Nova Scotians give input on the future of inclusive education

Commission for Inclusive Education’s survey is part of wider public consultations

Nov 24, 2017

U.S. and Canadian ambassadors to NATO, Kay Bailey Hutchison and Kerry Buck.

PoliticsTrump’s rhetoric is at odds with U.S. actions, says NATO secretary general

NATO officials emphasize enduring commitment to the international alliance

Nov 18, 2017

Tech IndustryBusiness people and tekkies were one in the same at Tuesday's Volta Pitch event

Tech startup companies from Atlantic Canada vie for a slice of $125,000 investment

Nov 15, 2017

TheatrePrincess Rules at the Waiting Room Theatre

Halifax theatre company debuts the sequel to its 2016 Fringe Fest hit

Nov 8, 2017

FoodExperts say there's still a lot to learn about edible cannabis products

Conference goers are brought up to speed on baking techniques

Nov 7, 2017