(Left to right) Minister of Labour and Advanced Education, Kelly Regan, Minister of Community Services, Joanne Bernard (middle), and Pheonix Youth Programs Executive Director, Melanie Sturk announce more comprehensive funding for programs helping low-income Nova Scotians afford  post-secondary education.

Education N.S. boosts assistance for low-income students

‘Childcare is so expensive and most times it is more than your rent’

Oct 28, 2016

Rebecca Thomas, in a photo from her Facebook profile. She is the municipality's sixth poet laureate.

Slam poetryNew Mi'kmaw poet laureate: ‘the squeaky wheel gets the grease’

Thomas intends to be a voice for Mi’kmaq people in Nova Scotia

Mar 15, 2016

Grant Wells, project manager of Shiftkey Labs at Dalhousie University.

Business The next generation of student entrepreneurs

Nova Scotia Sandbox Project showing promise at its midpoint, committee hears

Jan 31, 2016

Some Nova Scotians are turning to online marketplaces to buy used winter tires.

WINTER TIRESTips for buying used winter tires online

‘It’s extremely important that people know what they are getting themselves into,’ says Kijiji seller

Dec 8, 2015