Proper windshield washer fluid, an ice scraper, and booster cables should be in every driver's trunk come winter.

WinterWinter is coming: new season of winter driving begins

Driving instructor Tom Furlong explains how to plan ahead to stay safe this winter

Dec 8, 2016

Shauntay Grant in front of her favourite quilt. This quilt shows the burn marks from one of the house fires it survived.

HeritageEvery quilt has a story

‘Patches on a quilt don’t need to be perfect to be beautiful’

Oct 8, 2016

Colleen Ritchie at Shelter Nova Scotia’s fourth annual Sleep Out.

LifeA night to reflect on homelessness

'A lot of people don’t realize ... what it’s like to, in a moment, lose everything'

Oct 6, 2016

A runner laces up their shoes, ready for the warmer outdoors.

RunningMove over winter, runners are ready for spring

There are many differences between running in the winter and spring

Mar 26, 2016

Flurries falls from the sky as a snowplow drives by.

WinterHappy Spring, says Old Man Winter

Spring is technically here — so is winter, still

Mar 21, 2016

Halifax Oval monitor gears up for inline skating season.

RecreationLace up, Rollerbladers: Your season has arrived

Warm weather brings skaters back in-line

Mar 3, 2016

‘It’s just a fun space to be in and even see what other people are drawing’

ArtDraw Jams aiming to promote creativity within community

Visual communications company promoting collaborative expression through art sessions

Feb 13, 2016

RCMP conduct snowmobile patrols in Antigonish County

Patrols result in three charges related to drugs, documentation

Feb 12, 2016

Charles O’Connell navigates rush hour traffic and snow banks in downtown Halifax.

CityStuck waiting for a cab in winter weather? Here’s why

Snowstorms cause Halifax taxis to balance increased business demand against viability.

Jan 31, 2016

Mike Wilkinson stands with one of the snowblowers Dalhousie Facilities Management used to keep the campus clear last winter.

NewsWinter is coming: Halifax gets ready to deal with early snowfall forecasts

The city improves snow removal procedures in response to last winter's high snowfall

Nov 17, 2015