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Millenials are now the largest voting block in Canada.

Federal electionA powerful cohort - if they vote

On the streets of Halifax, young people say climate change is their main issue

1 week ago

The Halifax Public Gardens is a national historic site.

Spring cleanup begins at Public Gardens

After winter, there's gardening, painting and other work to do

Apr 15, 2019

Leanne Rooke and Deborah Stover express their delight at the 100 Women Who Care  Halifax event in March.

Halifax Search and Rescue in ‘intensive’ need for more funding

HSAR relies on donations, including $10,000 from 100 Women Who Care

Apr 15, 2019

Maritime Bus announced the changes on its website.

TransportationLow ridership forces cuts to Maritime Bus pilot project

Bus service connecting Lunenburg and Halifax down to a daily trip

Apr 1, 2019

The Cogswell Interchange overpass system, as seen from Barrington Street, will be redeveloped.

DowntownWhat construction of the Cogswell redevelopment means for traffic

'Very aggressive plan' includes call for more transit, flexible work schedules

Mar 16, 2019

NSCC culinary arts students at Wednesday's announcement at the Akerley campus.

Awards'Confidence builder': New award created for top culinary arts student

Winner to be selected from one of six NSCC campuses

Mar 16, 2019

The strike at NSCAD ended on Tuesday.

UniversitiesNSCAD strike ends, classes resume

Faculty, administration at arts school to meet with arbitrator

Mar 14, 2019

Elise Doane poses with her new agave plant at the greenhouses near the Public Gardens.

AgaveAn Agave reunion

Elise Doane believes she previously owned the Hali-famous Agave Maria

Feb 16, 2019

Regional council met Friday to debate the revised police budget.

Police CommissionPolice budget: regional council defies commission and approves revised proposal

Budget of $89,270,000 is a four per cent increase from previous year

Feb 15, 2019

Some medical cannabis users are worried about driving because of impaired driving tests.

Cannabis'Totally ineffective:' medical cannabis users fret about getting behind the wheel

Tests are used as evidence in court, following legalization

Feb 15, 2019