Selection of local beer at Stillwell in downtown Halifax

BeerHow local is your beer? Not enough hops to go around

Nova Scotia breweries going elsewhere for key ingredient

Feb 24, 2016

Atlantic cod fisheries have a long history in Newfoundland and Labrador

FisheriesAre we ready for a sustainable Atlantic cod fishery?

A hearing on Thursday in London could shape the fish’s future

Feb 11, 2016

Regional wild blueberry spread sold downtown at Jennifer’s of Nova Scotia.

FruitThis year’s record wild blueberry harvest could be the new normal

2015 total is a 50 per cent increase over the last two years

Jan 21, 2016

The Nova Scotia Spirit Co. is planning on expanding to other provinces in the future

BusinessNew Trenton distillery has high hopes

The Nova Scotia Spirit Company is aiming to be in 75 NSLC locations within two months.

Jan 21, 2016

Joshua Judah lives close to the new distillery location, and he is glad he can drop by anytime.

SpiritsThese three guys have a ‘spirited’ idea for Agricola Street

Business owners hoping to open their distillery on a thriving part of the Halifax peninsula by the fall

Jan 21, 2016

“As a journalist, you want an issue to be clear and accurate,” says Bev Ware, Nova Scotia Power spokesperson and former Chronicle Herald reporter, “and as a communications officer you want the customers to understand what is happening.”

The other side of the scrum

When journalists venture into public relations

Jan 18, 2016

Ryan Smith blew the whistle on the use of fake bylines in outsourced content from Journatic, bringing the story to This American Life in 2012.

Local news, from 12,000 km away

'Discreet' industry helps newspapers outsource the news

Dec 16, 2015

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Making virtual reality a reality

New technology offers a vivid way for journalists to tell stories

Dec 14, 2015

Some Nova Scotians are turning to online marketplaces to buy used winter tires.

WINTER TIRESTips for buying used winter tires online

‘It’s extremely important that people know what they are getting themselves into,’ says Kijiji seller

Dec 8, 2015