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A recent voter leaving the Dalhousie polling station

Federal election'Students care. And it’s important that we help them vote'

Students near King’s and Dalhousie campuses were enthusiastic about casting their votes

Oct 19, 2015

The Macdonald Bridge closes on weekends and weekdays after 7:00 p.m.

BridgeThis is why everyone was late to work this morning

Macdonald bridge was closed until 9 a.m.

Oct 19, 2015

Abdulrahman Jabi, co-owner and chef of Aleppo Cafe on 1496 Water Street. Jabi uses traditional Aleppian ingredients and makes handmade spices.

Syria Aleppo: A name marked by conflict, served up with pride

The owners of the Aleppo Café have kept their “special” name to keep Syrian traditions alive

Oct 19, 2015

The cliffs at Cape Split in King's County, Nova Scotia

Provincial parksTrail at Cape Split Provincial Park to be spruced up

Better drainage, washroom facilities on tap for Fundy park

Oct 18, 2015

Justin Trudeau at the rally this morning.

Federal electionTrudeau urges supporters to get the vote out

The Liberal leader held a last-minute rally Saturday morning as election day looms closer

Oct 17, 2015

"The motion came to the board without any report, without any documents, without any background or backup," said Bryant.

UniversitiesKing’s tuition hike is on the table, just not for this year

University of King’s College board of governors votes for option on $1,000 tuition hike; student union is not impressed

Oct 16, 2015

Wharf at McNab's Island

WaterfrontUpgrades to McNab’s Island

A partnership between Waterfront Development and a group that supports McNab’s Island has led to improved facilities on the island

Oct 16, 2015

(Left to right: Linda Mosher, Nancy Rondeaux, Lena Metlege Diab, Adam Barnett, Mike Savage)

Active lifestylesYour enjoyment of the Chain of Lakes just got easier

Immigration minister announces final three projects under sustainable transportation program — for walking and bike trails as well as accessible transportation

Oct 16, 2015

The walls of HI Halifax are plastered with travel information.

Tourism A hostel or a couch: where backpackers stay on a dime

Travellers on a budget often choose between two hostels in the city, or sometimes opt for a stranger’s couch

Oct 16, 2015

Participants formed connections in the experiment.

EngagementThese people found a ‘weird,' 'joyous’ experience with simple eye contact

More than 50 people participated in an eye contact experiment aimed to strengthen bonds between strangers

Oct 16, 2015