Stories by Sonia Koshy

Fadila Chater embraces both cultures, Canadian and Lebanese.

ImmigrationImmigrants face challenges in Nova Scotia: so do their kids

Second-generation Canadians make about 7.6 per cent of Nova Scotia’s population

3 days ago

Finnegan McNamara  came along with his parents to attend #Postbabyhankypanky.

SEXLost that loving feeling? Maybe you need #postbabyhankypanky

90 per cent of couples reported sexual concerns after having a baby

Feb 14, 2018

Conor Walsh eats a banana from the Mobile Food Market.

FOOD Find out what drives Halifax’s Mobile Food Market

Project won silver at the IPAC/Deloitte Public Sector Leadership Awards this month

Feb 11, 2018

Mi'kmaq members sing a traditional Mi'kmaq song to celebrate.

CORNWALLIS ‘A sign of progress’: Daniel Paul celebrates Cornwallis statue removal

The statue was taken down from its perch in Cornwallis Park Wednesday

Feb 4, 2018

Robin Thompson wants to build a playground in Vrindavan for all kids to play in.

CHILDRENHalifax woman helping to build playground in India so all kids can play

Playground will be the first of its kind in Vrindavan

Feb 3, 2018

The statue of Edward Cornwallis is located at the Cornwallis Square. 

CornwallisStatue of Edward Cornwallis to come down

12-4 vote comes after Mi’kmaq chiefs leave advisory panel  

Jan 30, 2018

VIGILCandlelight vigil held to commemorate anniversary of Quebec mosque shooting

Six people killed and 19 injured in Jan. 29, 2017, shooting

Jan 30, 2018

The statue of Edward Cornwallis is located at the Cornwallis Square. 

Cornwallis‘More than patient’: Mi’kmaq chiefs want Cornwallis statue down now

The Assembly of Nova Scotia Mi’kmaq Chiefs won’t participate in HRM panel about statue

Jan 27, 2018

RecyclingNova Scotia man says making fish art is his ‘obsession’

In four years, Ronald Yhap has made around 150 fish out of plastic bottles

Jan 25, 2018

Community Little Ray's Reptile Zoo makes animal interaction comfortable for special needs families

Families were able to pet and feed a variety of animals at the Halifax Forum

Jan 20, 2018