Stories by Josh Hoffman

A newspaper box is seen in a desert in this photo illustration.

Canada’s local news deserts

Local newsrooms are fast disappearing. Do they have a future?

2 days ago

Denise Allen stands on the steps of Halifax City Hall demanding justice for former Africville residents.

Former Africville residents rally for reparations outside Halifax City Hall

'If we wait for justice, most of us will be dead,' says Denise Allen

2 weeks ago

Volunteers pack food boxes at Parker Street Food and Furniture Bank.

Nova Scotia food banks ‘struggling’ under COVID-19

Feed Nova Scotia says it’s shipping record amounts of food since the pandemic started

2 weeks ago

Tents set under the Cogswell Interchange near downtown Halifax.

'Shelters are not the answer' to homelessness, advocates say

Affordable housing group says more than 470 people are experiencing homelessness in HRM

Nov 13, 2020