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CMHC reports that Halifax's vacancy rate has lowered despite record amounts of apartment construction

HousingNo vacancy: apartment availability in Halifax hits new low

Lack of affordable housing cause for concern, says advocate

Dec 3, 2018

Candles are lit to signify the lives of those who’ve died from HIV/AIDS.

HIVAIDS vigil remembers those who’ve died

As Nova Scotia sees spike in HIV cases, the AIDS Coalition of Nova Scotia hosts vigil

Dec 2, 2018

Real Fake Meat owner Lauren Marshall with a plate of BLT sliders made from coconut bacon.

FoodFake but real: vegan butcher shop opening in Halifax

With plant-based diets on the rise, outlook is good for fake meat

Dec 1, 2018

Former Nova Scotia premier John Buchanan, left, with Jeff Zahavich, smiles as he shows what exercise he does in the ACCESS program.

Cancer treatmentDoctor's orders: exercise study launched for cancer patients

ACCESS is a 12-week exercise program for patients with cancer or in remission

Nov 30, 2018

Demonstrators block both entrances to the postal plant at 6175 Almon St.

Postal WorkersSupporters pick up where postal workers left off following back-to-work legislation

Individuals protested the passing of Bill C-89 early Friday morning

Nov 30, 2018

Metro Turning Point Centre shelters 30% of HRM’s homeless population, according to the 2018 Point in Time Count.

HomelessnessHRM looking for more ways to help the homeless

About 220 people spend every night in either a homeless shelter or on the streets

Nov 30, 2018