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ACNS held its annual World AIDS Day Vigil to remember those who died.

Lighting up a conversation around HIV/AIDS

‘We only make advances if we remember our past,’ says man who lost partner to AIDS

4 days ago

This heritage building, located at the corner of Birmingham and Clyde streets, makes use of insulation to cut down on fuel.

Can heritage buildings be green?

Heat pumps, air circulation and insulation can help to reduce the carbon footprint of buildings

4 days ago

Clothing bins in the Elizabeth Fry Society's clothing room.

Presents for prisoners

Each inmate at the Nova Institution for Women is getting a gift

1 week ago

Members of the restorative inquiry present the final report: Tony Smith, Pamela Williams, George Gray and Tracey Taweel.

‘The burden of shame is a badge of pride’

Restorative inquiry looks into the history of racism and child care in Nova Scotia 

1 week ago

The community design advisory committee plays a key role in advising regional council on the Centre Plan.

Next step in the plan for a growing HRM

Draft of Centre Plan's next phase expected in February

1 week ago

Jessica Newman and her new bookshelf casket.

'I get comfort from knowing what I’ll be buried in'

How a Maritimer is embracing mortality with a bookshelf

1 week ago

A digital rendering of the proposed new Forum. The land is municipally owned, the project would be funded by both public and private sectors.

Halifax regional council votes to move forward with Forum facelift

Council hopes to preserve iconic main entrance

1 week ago

Halifax City Hall

First women’s advisory committee coming to Halifax municipality

The two women on council work to make female voices heard

1 week ago

Michele Saran (left), CEO of Tourism Nova Scotia, answers questions on Aribnbs from MLAs on Tuesday.

Airbnbs: good for tourists, bad for workers

MLAs concerned short-term rentals take housing away from Nova Scotians

1 week ago