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Copies of Indian School Road were available to purchase at Benjamin's talk.

N.S. History‘People need to know’ the history of residential schools

Author Chris Benjamin spoke at SMU last night about his latest book on the Shubenacadie Residential School

Oct 16, 2015

Cyclist SafetySkills session at Dal: as easy as riding a bike

Student cyclists learned the basics of safety training and skill building at Dalhousie's Bike Rodeo

Oct 15, 2015

The forest in Annapolis County

ForestryValley group brings forest plans to MLAs

The Medway Community Forest Co-operative told MLAs how it plans to use a quarter million dollars in provincial money to make a local forest economically viable

Oct 15, 2015

View from Tallinn's Toompea Hill. (Photo: Google Maps)

Partner citiesWe’re partnering with Estonia and they’re interested in our beer

Halifax takes part in EU initiative on environment and climate change

Oct 15, 2015

Camp Hill Cemetery, Summer St.

Cemeteries Does Halifax have a ‘moral obligation’ to care for its cemeteries?

“There are no longer people to look after these cemeteries, so they’re virtually becoming abandoned, ” says reverend.

Oct 15, 2015

NDP leader Tom Mulcair surrounded by supporters at a rally in Dartmouth

Federal ElectionThere is still a three-way race, Mulcair tells Dartmouth supporters

NDP leader Tom Mulcair remains optimistic amidst polling that suggests he’s no longer part of the race to be prime minister

Oct 14, 2015

Trappenberg doesn't think voting Green is "a wasted vote."

Federal electionGreen candidate: ‘There are so many alternatives’

The Green Party candidate in the riding of Halifax, Thomas Trappenberg, wants to slash tuition and create more local jobs, all while helping the environment

Oct 11, 2015

Dalhousie Students

Federal Election Campus political clubs highlight job, wage promises

The leaders of political societies at Dalhousie University are pushing their parties’ messages on helping students pay back loans

Oct 9, 2015

Federal Election‘Nothing resembling apathy’ at campus advance polls

Special poll project attracts 42,000 on campuses nationwide

Oct 9, 2015

Leslie outside her campaigning office on Robie St.

Federal ElectionWhat Megan Leslie wants to do if re-elected

NDP candidate and former MP shares her priorities for the riding of Halifax

Oct 9, 2015