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Terrance is one of the 25 cats that have already been adopted from the 80 that were rescued.

Nova Scotia SPCA working to help hoarded cats find new homes

Many adopted already, others are receiving necessary medical care

2 days ago

Halifax City Hall in Grand Parade on Wednesday morning.

Council wants fines for Halifax landlords who make units uninhabitable

‘Cruel’ landlords could be fined up to $10,000

2 days ago

The Halifax Convention Centre in downtown Halifax on Wednesday morning.

Halifax Convention Centre ‘open’ to housing homeless people this winter

With events postponed, the building could be an emergency shelter site

2 days ago

Despite the rules being played out clearly, some travellers are finding that follow through when it comes to compliance calls don't happen as promised and consequences for missing them are minimal.

Travellers find Nova Scotia's COVID compliance checks aren't as advertised

Some travellers go unchecked for 14-day isolation periods, no consequences for no response

4 days ago

Patsy Oxner hands out cat shelters at Carma Cat Colchester on Saturday.

Homemade shelters from Truro rescue give cats a home for the holidays

Carma Cat Colchester builds free winter shelters for homeless cats

4 days ago

Waste paper bits seen next to a walkway.

Halifax entrepreneur 'serving a purpose' one paper bag at a time

Nova Scotia recently banned single-use plastic bags

6 days ago

People are encouraged to wear masks while out.

Nova Scotia announces 9 new cases of COVID-19

Province ramps up rapid testing strategy

6 days ago

Students say they are looking forward to the Holiday Projection Show.

No parade, but projection show planned for Halifax City Hall

City has decided to go virtual this season because of COVID

7 days ago

Pedestrians use a crosswalk on South Street in Halifax.

Committee wants to update Halifax crosswalk rules

Councillor says new policy would help with pedestrian safety in HRM

7 days ago