Stories by Sam Farley

Sam Farley

Sam is a fourth-year King's journalism student from Boston.

What you didn’t learn in school

Teachers face mental health challenges

Mar 9, 2023

This lot on Quinpool Road has been vacant for 15 years, and raises questions about development in Halifax.

Vacant Halifax property raises questions about development

No progress at Quinpool Road site, former home of St. Pat's High School, for 15 years

Dec 9, 2022

The Micmac News is archived at the Mi’kmaq Resource Centre at Cape Breton University.

Ahead of its time

The newspaper that defined Mi’kmaw journalism

Dec 7, 2022

Nova Scotia is experimenting with a new model for foster care known as the Mockingbird Family model. Aimed to create a family-centred approach, the model was started by a non-profit in Seattle.

Nova Scotia’s new Mockingbird foster care model incorporates ‘grandmother’ role

Province hopes to replicate success of program that began in Washington state

Dec 6, 2022

Students converse at Dalhousie University. Students in Nova Scotia may be eligible to receive a one-time $550 grant from the province.

Some N.S. students to receive one-time $550 payment from province

Participants in provincial student assistance program eligible 

Nov 29, 2022

Film professor Scott Henderson speaks to the crowd at the Seaforth International Film Festival on Saturday.

Why it matters that this local N.S. film fest has returned

Event returns to Seaforth for first time in seven years

Nov 29, 2022

Students wait for the bus across the street from Dartmouth High School.

More students in Dartmouth to get free transit passes

Council votes to expand pilot program after testing in high schools

Nov 23, 2022

Const. Jason Wilson leaves the stand to speak with his lawyer, David Bright, after testifying before the Police Review Board on Wednesday.

Accused Halifax police officer testifies in third day of hearing

Police Review Board hears from constable accused of choking woman during arrest

Nov 16, 2022

Const. Jason Wilson leaves the police review board hearing on Monday.

Woman alleges Halifax police officer choked her during arrest

Constable was disciplined for incident, but punishment was rescinded

Nov 15, 2022