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Yoland Denny (left) and Blaire Gould (right) hold up the four puppets Aliet, Antle, Pikto'l and Kalolin.

IndigenousPuppets and iPads are teaching children language skills

Program designed for the Mi'kmaq language, but is incorporating others

Feb 14, 2019

Jaime Battiste holding three of the children's books to help youth learn about Mi'kmaq history.

Treaty EducationLearn about treaties with storybooks

All ages need different tools to learn

Feb 13, 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

A social media scam is targeting teenage girls in Nova Scotia.

Internet Beware: a social media scam is targeting teenage girls

RCMP urge parents to talk to children about social media risks

Nov 15, 2018

Garret's photo, taken by Paul Girvan, is displayed with family memories in the Conway's Halifax home.

Mental HealthHealing hearts still carry pain

Grieving parents share son's battle with mental illness as they move forward after his death

Nov 14, 2018

Halifax City Hall where a youth representative will bring youth perspectives to council.

YouthSame name, new approach for HRM youth advisory committee

The municipality is looking for people aged 15-24 from all over HRM

Nov 7, 2018

Lilian Barraclough - iMatter Youth Program Facilitator and Canada Lead

YouthThe Halifax Youth Advisory Committee will be back in session

A motion to reform the committee was unanimously approved Tuesday

Jan 16, 2018

Fake prescription drugs laced with fentanyl.

Drugs ‘The reality is fentanyl will kill’

Nova Scotians should take the advice from people out west

Mar 22, 2017

Kids learn to code robots during a class at Sylvan Learning Centre

TechRobot-making class combines fun and learning for kids

Sylvan Learning Centre's class gives kids a chance to build and program a robotic alligator

Nov 28, 2016

Customers spend hours mining Taz Records inventory for hidden treasures.

MusicVinyl records making a comeback among young people

Young Haligonians are rediscovering the 'warmer sounds' of vinyl

Nov 27, 2016

Organizer Gavin Quinn prepares for the Broken Deck Art Show outside of Elle's Bistro Friday Night.

Art Transforming broken skateboards into cash for a cause

'Be open-minded about the art that you see'

Oct 29, 2016

The Nova Scotia Youth Orchestra practices at the Fountain School of Performing Arts.

MusicOrchestra gives young musicians outlet, community

‘I love the connection you feel while you’re playing’

Oct 21, 2016

Lead singer and guitarist Stefan Babcock of PUP, from Toronto, Ontario.

Music Mosh pit kicks off Halifax Pop Explosion

'The energy at this kind of show is unbeatable'

Oct 20, 2016

Four students reported drinks spiked with unknown substance.

Sexual AssaultDal's spiked drinks bulletin sets off alarm bells

'The conversation should focus on the perpetrators and why they’re doing these actions'

Oct 5, 2016