Blues musician Buck Tingley holds a picture of Lazy Lester, who he met and performed with in 2014.

MusicHalifax’s blues community is coming together for a cause

The widow of blues legend Lazy Lester lost her home in the California wildfires

Nov 22, 2018

ParkingHalifax considers using parking meters to fundraise for charity

'Kindness meters' would accept donations for groups via the United Way

Apr 5, 2017

Actor Ben Stone portraying Roald Dahl's Willy Wonka.

Fundraiser Is Willy Wonka to blame? Dal’s literary moot court gets to the bottom of it

Dalhousie’s literary moot court brings laughter and ridiculousness to raise money for local charity

Mar 16, 2017

Friday morning, a machine is finishing cleaning off the sidewalk for pedestrians.

SnowWeather limits Meals on Wheels service for seniors

Multiple food deliveries cancelled as Halifax burdened under extreme weather conditions

Feb 18, 2017

Reaching for warm tea biscuits.

CharityThis group has their own definition of a dinner party

Locals line up for warm food and familiar company

Jan 27, 2017

The market garden available at Back to our Roots community garden.

Mental Health Back to our Roots: mental health is plant powered

Where the funds from your texts are actually going

Jan 25, 2017

Colby Veinotte spreads the word about his new project.

CommunityThis guy wants to keep the Christmas spirit alive all year long

This 25-year-old has a plan for all your holiday socks

Jan 24, 2017

Elaine Jeffery (left) at the Stoma Stroll, which raised almost $10,000 for medical supplies and counselling programs.

HealthWhat life's like with an ostomy

'People think it’s the end of their lives, but it’s really the beginning'

Nov 24, 2016

Rev. Maggie Whittingham Lamont with photos of sailors who have visited the Mission over the years.

ShippingMission to Seafarers helps sailors in need

"Dutch Runner" labour dispute one of many problems local charity deals with

Nov 17, 2016

Linden Gray, founder of Caldy Grange knitting for the Philanthropic Knitters Guild - a project to end homelessness.

LifeOne woman’s bid to help the homeless

‘A stepping stone to more independent living'

Oct 24, 2016