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The council passed a motion on a new ecological lens on Tuesday.

Halifax council approves ecological lens as latest tool against climate change

A recent Halifax budget meeting saw councillors zero in on climate change, and outline challenges ahead

1 week ago

High school students hope to start a youth advisory committee in Truro, N.S.

Proposed Truro youth committee hopes for more young voices to be heard

The youth advisory committee will be established by a group of local students

1 week ago

Public transit in Halifax is now free for children 12 and under.

Halifax transit now free for children 12 and under

Change will provide more freedom for lower and middle class families, say advocates

1 week ago

Julie takes a walk through the Halifax Public Gardens on Tuesday afternoon, the day before her recovery milestone.

Brave new world

Recovering from a substance use disorder is an achievement. This is why Julie Melanson of Halifax is celebrating today.

Dec 16, 2020

Demonstrators take a knee on Spring Garden Road in June 2020 .

Black Lives Matter Solidarity Fund to help groups fund new projects in Nova Scotia

Funds to be distributed throughout the province to organizations that serve Black communities

Dec 11, 2020

Greg Richard plans to open his new pharmacy on Agricola Street in February.

New Halifax pharmacy 'for anybody who feels as though they don’t fit in'

Boyd's Pharmasave to open on Agricola Street in Halifax

Dec 11, 2020

Kevin Buakuma-Sayers is stranded in Halifax this holiday season

Students stranded in Halifax for the holidays find new ways to celebrate

Travel restrictions keep students from family during holiday season

Dec 11, 2020