Stories by Katlyn Pettipas

Lauren Campbell and Kelly Lucas start off by smelling the first croissant.

FoodThese are five of Halifax's best croissants

The signal asked two experts to do a blind taste test

Feb 13, 2017

WellTrack app and online services help students with mental health issues

Mental HealthYes, there's an app for that too now

Dalhousie promotes a new mental health app

Feb 11, 2017

Everyone gathered around a tiny table and began preparing Massaman curry at a Halifax Trade School workshop.

BarterTrade School Halifax is here to barter

Skill building workshops at the low cost of a vegan recipe

Feb 8, 2017

Lawyers wait and chat outside the courtroom before it opens.

CrimeSheet Harbour man in court on charges related to Catie Miller case

This story contains graphic descriptions of what happened to Miller's body

Feb 3, 2017

Meet Shubenacadie Sam, Nova Scotia's furry, weather forecasting, celebrity.

Festive A groundhog has all the power.

Shubenacadie Sam will decide how far people need to run on Saturday.

Feb 1, 2017

James Kelly-Wolfe, Stephanie Young and Director Carrie-Ann Boutilier are for their work to be on the big screen.

ArtsArthouse @ Laing House

Laing House is hosting a short film screening and panel discussion about mental health

Feb 1, 2017

People recorded, snapped and captured their favorite moments at the show.

Sex educationInside Halifax's 9th annual Everything to Do with Sex Show

Want to see? Check out The Signal's slide show.

Jan 30, 2017

Girl Guides of Canada will be hosting an event called ' Shine a Light on Mental Health', this Saturday. It's to celebrate the launch of their new mental health program called Mighty Minds.

Girl GuidesShine a light on mental health

Girl Guides of Canada to launch their new mental health program: Mighty Minds.

Jan 20, 2017

Gerry Lonergan, owner of the East Coast Bakey, spins his sign and ushers pedestrians inside for some bagels.

FoodWaiting for Trudeau

Meet the East Coast Bakery owner still waiting for a visit from the prime minister

Jan 18, 2017