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Dawn Brandes, director of Halifax Humanities, introduces the final team to read at Dante Live.

Community Halifax Humanities supporters stage 24-hour literary marathon

More than 100 people took part in weekend event

Nov 26, 2018

Surprise visitor Santa Claus greets a child.

Africville'Here we are again, just before Christmas': Africville’s 7th annual tree lighting ceremony

Songs, prayers and Santa Claus for annual start of the holidays

Nov 25, 2018

Zamani Folade performs during the Viola Desmond tribute concert at the Marquee Ballroom on Saturday.

Viola Desmond'This one’s for Viola Desmond': activist honoured at tribute concert

Community gathers for series of events celebrating the Viola Desmond $10 bill

Nov 25, 2018

One of the parade’s best dressed award winners, Cheech, Luna and Rocky the chihuahuas pictured with their caretakers Keona and Masondra Brian. “My favourite part was when I got to pull the sled,” says Keona.

petsSee the costumes from this year's Quinpool Holiday Pet Parade

Holiday parade draws more people and dogs than ever before

Nov 24, 2018

Doug Crosby rides his bike to warm up for the ride.

cycling40 bikes covered in lights cruise through north-end Halifax

ILightHFX returned Friday night to promote cyclist visibility

Nov 24, 2018

Tyler Anstey is launching a peer-support group for first responders and corrections officers who struggle with PTSD.

mental healthTyler Anstey was suffering alone. He doesn't want others to suffer in silence

Gr8ful Warrior support group aims to create community support

Nov 22, 2018