A plan approved by Halifax regional council will allow Access-A-Bus clients to book same-day trips.

TransitSame-day service coming to Access-A-Bus

Access-A-Bus hopes to eliminate last minute cancellations, improve service

Feb 13, 2019

Halifax Search and Rescue demonstrate different techniques to save a person who has fallen through the ice.

ICE SAFETYFrozen lakes: when to lace up your skates and when to stay away

Public event held in Dartmouth to educate the public

Feb 12, 2019

HRP Chief Jean-Michel Blais (left), public safety adviser Amy Siciliano (middle) and Commissioner Tony Mancini (right) during Monday's board meeting.

Racial profilingStreet checks report to be reviewed by police board before release

Criminologist Scot Wortley looking at data showing black people stopped more often

Feb 12, 2019

Dylan Coutts and Nebal Snan hosting Friday's radio show.

AudioThe Signal radio show: cancer, soccer and poop

Plus, new restrictions to e-cigarette advertisements proposed by Health Canada

Feb 8, 2019

Rosie the Labradoodle sits beside her self-produced waste in Conrose Park Thursday afternoon.

EnvironmentHalifax flags doggy bags issue

HRM interested in turning dog waste into renewable energy

Feb 7, 2019

Coun. Russell Walker apologized for comments he made on Monday.

Gender Equity'Bring it on:' Coun. Russell Walker now wants HRM to hire female employees

'Let’s hire them:' councillor reverses stance on hiring women

Feb 7, 2019

Any changes in the HRP budget aren't expected to affect front-line officers.

PoliceDraft police budget, with possible $684,200 in cuts, approved by commission

HRP could lose important projects with new draft budget

Feb 7, 2019

Walking soccer player Luigi Lucia warms up at the BMO Soccer Complex.

CommunitySeniors play modified version of soccer every week to stay active and socialize

Organization offers program for seniors to stay active and social

Feb 7, 2019

Women make up only 7 per cent of IAFF 268, the Halifax firefighter union.

Gender equityRegional council makes recommendations towards a gender-equal workforce

Councillor “almost embarrassed” about representation of men over women

Feb 4, 2019

Emma Wilkie hosting Friday's show.

AudioThe Signal radio show: agave, bus fares and no-hijab day

Plus, the University of King’s college announced a gym time only for women and non-binary folks

Feb 4, 2019