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5 hrs ago | The Chronicle Herald
Rebecca Taylor, owner of Pearl & Daisy Natural Soap Company, measures peppermint essential oil as she works in her warehouse in Debert in December 2013.
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9 hrs ago | Obscure Sound
The Halifax, Nova Scotia psychedelic music scene is booming. One of the best-sounding groups to emerge recently from there is Shadow Folk.
13 hrs ago | GlobalNews
The Canadian Mental Health Association Halifax-Dartmouth Branch has moved right down the street from our Global studios on Gottingen Street.
17 hrs ago | Dalhousie News
Think about how far telecommunications have come in the past century, from the telegraph, to the wireless telephone, to being able to access the Internet from nearly anywhere on the planet.
Maple syrup producers are dealing with shorter seasons, black-legged ticks are marching north and Northumberland Strait pack ice is disappearing - some local signs of climate change.
Dozens of postal workers and others opposed to cuts in mail delivery rally outside the Almon Street post office in Halifax on June 19. If the Canadian Union of Postal Workers is wondering why it can't seem to rally Canadians to protest Canada Post's plans to phase out home delivery in this country, perhaps the union should reflect on its own ... (more)
TE SubCom, a TE Connectivity Ltd. company and an industry pioneer in undersea communications technology, today announces the commencement of the new Hibernia Express submarine cable system.
Ernie Boch III provides the basic background . Back in 2006, Boston Magazine provided a detailed overview of the vicious fight that included clandestine blackmail sessions in Halifax, NS and left lawyers debarred.
The Halifax Stanfield International Airport is normally associated with planes touching down and taking off, but now you can also associate it with something completely different: dance music.
If you are looking for a new, entertaining murder-mystery series to read I recommend Hannah Dennison's new series Murder at Honeychurch Hall.
Public-opinion research for the federal Finance Department suggests key government policies are out of step with Canadians' priorities, including the Northern Gateway project.
NDP environment critic Megan Leslie speaks in the House of Commons on May 29, 2014.
An activist wears face paint to simulate oil while attending a rally held to show opposition to the Enbridge Northern Gateway pipeline in Vancouver, B.C. The Harper Conservatives have made the pipeline a key plank in their energy strategy, but a focus-group report says the public has 'little enthusiasm' for the project.
They burst onto the bus in a blaze of red and white outfits and joyous laughter: two young women, a toddler in a stroller and a little girl adorned with glitter and a headband festooned with festive flags.
It has been in the works for years but regional council hasn't had its final say on contentious plans to widen Bayers Road on peninsular Halifax.
Palestinian supporters demonstrated Friday on Spring Garden Road in Halifax amid the escalation of the conflict with Israel.
Updated: Tue Jul 22, 2014 08:52 pm
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