Stories by Feleshia Chandler

Feleshia is a freelance journalist who has contributed to the Coast and Quench Magazine. She enjoys writing about feminist issues, LGBTQ issues and cultural topics.

The eBay pop-up store that was placed on the waterfront last summer. Image provided by Saltbox Modern Engineered Spaces

From shipyards to backyards; Shipping containers are entering the real estate scene

Will shipping container homes be in HRM’s future? One expert doesn't think it's likely

Feb 14, 2020

SAY IT LOUD co-founders.
Roderick Brereton left, Farley Flex right

SAY IT LOUD initiative intends to ‘plant the seed of belief’ in black youth

The Delmore Buddy Daye Learning Institute hosted launch event for a nationwide black youth initiative

Feb 8, 2020

The empty boardroom at Healthy Minds Co-op

Wellness team ‘puts a human face’ on free community health-care services

Nobody showed up to public meeting offering ways to access free wellness services, but NSHA says it’s not about the numbers

Jan 30, 2020

Eggplant, steaming hot from the oven.

New kosher cooking class invites you to take a bite out of Jewish culture

The food industry has seen a surge in kosher food, and this new cooking series explores what keeping kosher is really like

Jan 28, 2020

People gather in the Thomas Raddall room at the Keshen Goodman library Thursday evening

HRM encourages immigrants to make their voices heard

"There are a lot of opportunities put behind doors just because our English isn’t good," said Stella Marina

Jan 24, 2020

Jars of dried goods at the Tare Shop on Cornwallis Street, Halifax N.S

Can chain supermarkets adopt zero-waste shopping?

Safety and profit concerns might deter stores from going package-free, food expert says

Jan 22, 2020

The exhibit features eight Venezuelan artists who immigrated to Canada.

Remembering back home: Art meets immigration in Venezuelan exhibit

Venezuelan artists explore how they deal with immigration through their own unique artistic lens

Jan 21, 2020

Head above water

How the Canadian magazine industry remains afloat in the digital age

Dec 12, 2019