African Heritage MonthMore recognition needed for African Canadian business women in Nova Scotia

Four women discuss the issue: 'We will never allow it to hold us back'

Feb 26, 2016

Owners of Stillwell bar on Barrington St. hope to open a beer garden this summer.

Beer After losing bid, Stillwell searches for new beer garden location

Owners of popular bar want to offer Halifax 'the best spot to drink beer outside'

Feb 26, 2016

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

Mal Mcmeekin weighs marijuana the marijuana that will be sold to customers

Medical marijuana dispensary Tasty Budd’s is ready to serve

Tasty Budd’s, which opened on Cole Harbour Road Monday, operates in a grey area

Feb 2, 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