Culture

Mary Nkrumah dishes out some African food.

African FoodThe Canadian food guide lacks diversity, says nutrition expert

African food may have the right ingredients, but doesn’t look like the official food guide

Feb 15, 2019

Asif Illyas warms up at Sniggily Wiggily's Saturday night.

MusicWhat’s up with Nova Scotia’s music industry? A study will find out

Musicians, industry experts hope study leads to more investment

Jan 23, 2019

A Mi'kmaq flag flies over unceded and unsurrendered Mi'kmaq territory.

IndigenousSurviving the Sixties Scoop in the Maritimes

Roseland Labrador is one of many East Coasters applying for their share of the Sixties Scoop settlement

Jan 21, 2019

Children and youth sang and played the drum with Bradley Paul at the first Mi'kmaq cultural night.

CommunityMi'kmaq cultural nights: 'Keeping the culture going'

All welcome for beading, drumming every other Thursday

Nov 19, 2018

Mohammad Sahrai, director of the Halifax World Music Museum, plays the Iranian tar.

Music‘Unifying force’ of music is what Halifax needs, say community members

Group looking for affordable building downtown

Feb 16, 2018

Trivia Night at The Fickle Frog

Video WATCH: The Signal dives into Halifax culture, food and history

A bit of everything in Friday's livestream

Nov 24, 2017

Paul Knox at the Halifax Common

CultureMeet Paul Knox: metal detector, treasure collector … law breaker?

A Nova Scotia law that protects historic artifacts makes metal detecting illegal almost everywhere

Nov 24, 2017

A crowd waits on the Halifax waterfront for the women's monument to be unveiled.

RadioSignal Radio Show: Nov. 17, 2017

This week's show includes a chat with renowned playwright and stage actor Walter Borden

Nov 17, 2017

University students dress in green to celebrate St. Patrick's Day.

CultureWhat Canadians might not know about St. Patrick’s Day

Five things Irish people want Canadians to know about their national holiday

Mar 17, 2017

Premier Stephen McNeil addresses the crowd during the launch of Nova Scotia's Culture Action Plan on Wednesday.

Culture and DiversityProgress for diverse cultural communities in Nova Scotia?

Premier Stephen McNeil and Tony Ince launch Nova Scotia's first Culture Action Plan

Feb 22, 2017

identityTwo Brown Girls: Podcasters come to Halifax

Fariha Roisin and Zeba Blay discuss culture and identity

Dec 10, 2016

Kavita Khanna, an engineer, and Sanjay Khanna, an IT consultant, have organized Bollywood Night for the last two years.

CultureFundraiser brings Bollywood to Halifax

‘It combines the importance of the work of the IWK with some culture’

Oct 16, 2016

People waiting outside Durty Nelly's for holiday celebrations.

CULTURESt. Patrick’s Day: North American vs. ‘traditional’

Nova Scotia's Irish association weighs in on what the holiday is, isn't

Mar 18, 2016