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Halifax Regional Police Headquarters

CrimeRCMP arrest man and seize firearms

A 33-year-old man is in custody after complaint

Nov 23, 2015

(Left to Right) Minister of National Defence Harjit Sajjan and Peter Van Praagh speaking at a press conference during the forum

Security Forum7th Annual HISF concludes after discussions provoked by ISIS and Syrian refugee crisis

The weekend was full of dialogue and debate as global leaders gathered to talk security around the world in light of recent events

Nov 23, 2015

El Jones recited a poem during the rally outside The Westin Hotel

RallyActivists El Jones, Allan Bezanson speak at anti-war rally

About 30 people gathered at Cornwallis Park

Nov 22, 2015

Paul Calnen leaves the courtroom after the jury is sequestered for the night.

CourtJury remains undecided in Paul Calnen murder trial

Paul Calnen is accused of murdering his girlfriend Reita Jordan in 2013

Nov 22, 2015

The Ecology Action Centre, at the corner of May and Fern Lanes, will be receiving salvaged materials from the Dalhousie construction site.

SustainabilityDoors, floors of doomed buildings given new life by environmental group

Ecology Action Centre re-using materials from Dalhousie

Nov 21, 2015

The Jordan family waits patiently outside the courtroom for deliberations to end. They come to the courthouse everyday hoping justice will be served.

CourtAfter hours of deliberations, jury still undecided in Paul Calnen murder trial

Paul Calnen is accused of murdering his girlfriend Reita Jordan in 2013

Nov 21, 2015

Ecological groups worry that without sufficient public notice and adequate assessment, genetically-modified salmon could end up in Canadian supermarkets.

NewsBig fish to fry as ecological groups take federal government to court

Ecology Action Centre and Living Oceans Society say the government did not follow its own rules

Nov 20, 2015

(Left to Right) Minister of National Defence Harjit Sajjan and Peter Van Praagh opened the security forum with a press conference.

Security ForumHalifax International Security Forum begins

Topics include Syrian refugee crisis, terrorism and Asia-Pacific security

Nov 20, 2015

Ryan Butt, Andrew Taylor, and Christian McCuaig at the press conference for BAFF

Film FestivalRyan Butt and Christian McCuaig win top prize for short film in a Halifax film festival about disabilities

The movie "A City, A Person" was announced as the winner of the youth category during a press conference for the local disability film festival

Nov 20, 2015

Members of WUSC Dalhousie at a meeting in November.

STUDENT REFUGEESStudent refugees sponsored by Dalhousie get a chance to follow their dreams

University seeks to sponsor more students through crowdfunding

Nov 19, 2015