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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

Kimberly Drisdelle, facilitator of BEEA Honey with a Heart, stands with some of the group's honey.

BeesYouth beekeepers in HRM win $10,000

BEEA Honey with a Heart wins Aviva Community Fund

Nov 22, 2018

Volunteers untangle lights to prepare for Diwali.

CultureBehind the scenes of the Diwali festival

Diwali runs this weekend at the Halifax Forum

Nov 16, 2018

Jayme Melrose presents the Common Roots Urban Farm proposal to the Community Planning and Economic Development Standing Committee on Thursday.

Urban Farming'Move by wheelbarrow': Common Roots suggests the Halifax Common as a new home

Regional council to decide on relocation plan for urban farm

Nov 15, 2018

Garret's photo, taken by Paul Girvan, is displayed with family memories in the Conway's Halifax home.

Mental HealthHealing hearts still carry pain

Grieving parents share son's battle with mental illness as they move forward after his death

Nov 14, 2018