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Paul MacKay, who manages the King's Co-op Bookstore, holds an advanced copy of Desmond Cole's The Skin We're In.

Bookstore manager 'stunned' after Facebook blocks ad for event

Ad policy requires ID verification and a disclaimer for any ads promoting social issues

2 days ago

Man walks along the Atlantic View Trail in Lawrencetown, NS.

Nova Scotia's trails at your fingertips

Comprehensive online guide shows trails all over the province

3 days ago

Jars of dried goods at the Tare Shop on Cornwallis Street, Halifax N.S

Can chain supermarkets adopt zero-waste shopping?

Safety and profit concerns might deter stores from going package-free, food expert says

3 days ago

Defence lawyer Ian R. Smith leaves the courtroom Tuesday.

No second chance for William Sandeson, Crown argues

Arguments wrap up in appeal of murder conviction

3 days ago

Halifax's online parking ticket payment web page

No more parking ticket payment errors – hopefully

Auditor general report says there wasn’t enough testing done before municipality’s website went live in 2017

3 days ago

Photo illustration of bottles.

Locals suggest HRP fund sobering centres, not drunk tanks

Halifax Board of Police Commissioners presented with alternatives for sending people to the drunk tank

3 days ago

The exhibit features eight Venezuelan artists who immigrated to Canada.

Remembering back home: Art meets immigration in Venezuelan exhibit

Venezuelan artists explore how they deal with immigration through their own unique artistic lens

4 days ago

HRP Chief Dan Kinsella (foreground) watches Halifax activist El Jones speak at the board of police commissioners meeting on Monday. Jones said the police budget should be frozen until HRP takes better action on racial profiling.

Halifax activist: racial profiling shouldn’t be rewarded

El Jones wants council to freeze police budget until more action taken

4 days ago

The new and improved Lou Duggan Creative Studio celebrated its grand opening on Saturday.

Halifax library’s updated creative hub invites people to 'connect to each other'

The Lou Duggan Creative Studio is now officially open at the central branch

4 days ago

A new questionnaire about medically assisted death laws is open to all Canadians until Jan. 27.

The right to die: Who is left out?

Nova Scotians have one more week to weigh in on MAID laws in Canada

4 days ago