Stories by Signal Staff

Artificial Intelligence is all around us. From self-driving cars to smartphones. Some vaunt its potential while others have warned about pitfalls.

WATCH: What is Artificial Intelligence?

Is AI a friend or a foe? The Video Signal takes a deep dive

4 days ago

Kelsey Stoddard in her element now that the dining room at Vines is open again.

Restaurants in recovery: 7 Halifax-area businesses share their stories

COVID-19 restrictions are gone, but owners still struggle with rising costs, labour shortage

Dec 13, 2022

Jasmine Lavallee celebrates the end of a 3,200-kilometre walk from Winnipeg that ended at Conrad's Beach NS on Monday, Dec. 5. The walk was to raise awareness about residential-school victims.

WATCH: Walk of Remembrance, Explosion Memorial and Ho Ho Holiday 5K

Plus, food insecurity on campus, exotic fruits and a hockey star shoots for the top

Dec 8, 2022

The Signal Podcast: A march by childcare workers, the struggles of homelessness and the comedy scene in Halifax

From the Audio Workshop at the University of King's College School of Journalism, Writing & Publishing

Dec 2, 2022

Surfer Tony Rusinak helped to organize a rally against a proposed weapons-testing facility at Hartlen Point, in Halifax.

WATCH: Anger at Hartlen Point, Barber for a Cause and Elf: The Musical

Plus, a vigil for Club Q victims, sorting out the Sharty situation and Halifax horses stirrup cash

Dec 1, 2022

Hosts Andrew Lam and Alec Gallant bring you this week’s news.

The Signal Radio News: The assisted death program, the life of pandemic babies, and the healing of reading

Plus, a look at the World Cup, barriers to trans health care, and the culture of dance

Nov 25, 2022

Halifax artist Amber Solberg paints a pet portrait for a November animal-rescue fundraiser.

WATCH: Pet Portraits, Smash & Grabs and Crocheting Elf

Plus, a special guest appearance by a campus mascot

Nov 24, 2022

Andrew Lam takes us inside the completed modernization of Woodside Ferry Terminal.

The Signal Podcast: A ferry terminal upgrade, 100 days on a bike, and an accessible book club

Plus, a look at student mental health, military recruitment, and gaming for cancer.

Nov 18, 2022

Shazara Khan spoke to the owner of the Neighbourhood Witch General Store about witchcraft traditions and how they are perceived in popular culture.

The Signal Podcast: Witches, transit operator overwork, and campus religious freedom

Plus, Dalplex upgrades and a local band on the rise

Nov 15, 2022