Community

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

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

The historic Banook Canoe Club seen from Lion's Beach Park

Dartmouth is a city of polluted lakes. Will that change soon?

After years of complaints the city has clear solutions -- but they'll cost us

Dec 9, 2020

The set of Chapelwaite, a television show filmed on the grounds of the Halifax County Rehabilitation Centre in Cole Harbour.

How about a Trailer Park Boys museum in Cole Harbour?

HRM is asking for ideas for the former site of the Halifax County Rehabilitation Centre

Dec 9, 2020

Bridget Stevens coaches two of her boxers, John-Michael Forrestall and Andrew Thomas at her gym.

At this Dartmouth boxing gym, it’s ‘community helping community’

Mi'kmaw-owned Tribal Boxing is looking for sponsorship for new free classes for youth

Nov 25, 2020

Thursday night is when the Saint Thomas church band practices, often learning an entire new song for Sunday.

The heartbeat of North Preston

Music, smiles, and grace meet at Saint Thomas Baptist Church

Apr 14, 2020

Justin Lively, 22, and Anna Fisher, 19, have been looking for an apartment since moving to Sackville in October from Calgary, Alberta.

Local couple’s hunt for child-friendly housing 'disheartening'

The Nova Scotia Human Rights Commission is seeing an increase in inquiries about discriminatory rental practices targeting families

Feb 14, 2020

Ghislain Frigault poses with his ice sculpture seconds after completing it.

Annual ice festival thaws out the heart of downtown Dartmouth

‘We don’t come with just a block of ice. A lot of work and thought is put into them beforehand’

Feb 10, 2020

Naomi Bird stands inside of Alumni Hall at the University of King's College.

Not making space for Indigenous students at reconciliation lecture 'felt kind of like an insult’

Kim TallBear presented this year's MacLennan Lecture at the University of King's College at the end of January

Feb 7, 2020