Stories by Cynthia d'Entremont

Volunteers pack menstrual products in bags for Halifax shelters.

FundraisingPeople are helping, PERIOD.

Packing party ends with tampons and pads in 222 bags

Jan 31, 2019

Former RCMP officer Craig Robert Burnett leaves the courtroom Tuesday.

courtsLead investigator testifies at trial of former RCMP officer accused of stealing drugs

Court hears investigation hinged on information from two informants, one to be paid $200K

Jan 23, 2019

Craig Robert Burnett (left) and lawyer David J. Bright  leave the courtroom Monday.

courtsTrial begins for former RCMP officer accused of stealing cocaine

Craig Robert Burnett pleads not guilty to seven charges

Jan 22, 2019

Built in 1867, Evergreen House in Dartmouth was named after the evergreen trees that once lined its driveway.

NamesWe name what we love: the tradition of house naming

Historian documents over 1,000 historical house names in Nova Scotia

Jan 17, 2019

People continue to smoke near the Halifax Infirmary at 1796 Summer St.

Smoking3 months, 2 tickets, 80 DSAs: an update on Halifax’s smoking bylaw

There are now 80 designated smoking areas in HRM as smokers adjust to new rules

Jan 16, 2019

Garret's photo, taken by Paul Girvan, is displayed with family memories in the Conway's Halifax home.

Mental HealthHealing hearts still carry pain

Grieving parents share son's battle with mental illness as they move forward after his death

Nov 14, 2018