Stories by Katie Short

MMIWMichelle Marie Ginnish

'She was always smiling, no matter what was going on in her life at the time'

Dec 13, 2016

DeRico Symonds is starting his own fundraiser this Christmas season.

communityCommunity champion starts Christmas GoFundMe

DeRico Symonds wants families to have a Christmas turkey supper

Dec 9, 2016

Hazel and Scott Wayte’s doodle, Chester, hangs out in Victoria Park.

PetsLocal pups raising funds and awareness

Charity socials allow dogs and owners to connect

Nov 25, 2016

UN Under-Secretary-General for Field Support Atul Khare, Canadian Defence Minister Harjit Sajjan, U.K. Secretary of State Sir Michael Fallon and UN Under-Secretary-General for Peacekeeping Hervé Ladsous address the media after a meeting on UN peace operations Friday morning.

SecurityTrump dominates discussion at Halifax International Security Forum

New U.S. administration was a hot topic during three-day conference

Nov 20, 2016

Harjit Singh Sajjan addresses the media Friday morning at last year's conference.

SecurityHalifax International Security Forum returns for its 8th year

U.S. Senator Tim Kaine to be honoured at this year's event

Nov 18, 2016

The annual Tree for Boston stopped in Halifax before the next leg of it's journey to Boston.

ChristmasAnnual Christmas tree heads from Cape Breton to Boston

This year's tree is the first to come from Cape Breton

Nov 16, 2016

Detectives investigate the shooting on Cragg Avenue.

CrimeTerrence Patrick Izzard killed in north-end shooting

Death ruled a homicide after autopsy

Nov 15, 2016

Mateo works on one of many valentines.

VeteransValentine's Day in support of veterans comes early

This is the third year of the annual event at Keshen Goodman Public Library

Nov 13, 2016