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3 hrs ago | The Chronicle Herald
With a diploma in clowning and a background in amateur theatre and comedy, he was hoping to create a performance that would be original, something audiences couldn't find anywhere else.
5 hrs ago | CBC News
Rufus Peacock, Melissa Dawn Peacock's grandfather, is starting a national campaign to change the definition of life in prison.
6 hrs ago | The Chronicle Herald
Halifax police say their two-week search for a Cherry Brook man who's been charged in a 2004 murder is no longer focussed in the metro area.
10 hrs ago | Nova News Now
This is the gladius, the 2,000-year-old Roman sword discovered on the killing fields of Europe by Nova Scotian soldier, Will Bird, during the First World War.
The anthropomorphic robot named hitchBOT sits on the shoulder of Highway 102 to begin its 6000 kilometer cross country journey outside of Halifax, Nova Scotia, July 27, 2014.
July 19, 2003 - A marcher in the Halifax Pride Parade is silhouetted against a giant rainbow flag on Brunswick Street Saturday.
Pedram Niakan, 25, fled Iran as a refugee and arrived in Halifax in December 2013 thanks to the help of Rainbow Refugees, a group dedicated to sponsoring and helping gay refugees.
Retired history professor John Duncan has been collecting maps for 50 years. About 10,000 of them are available at the store he has operated in Savannah since 1983, V. & J. Duncan Antique Maps and Prints.
Ken Summers stands next to a wellhead for an exploratory natural gas well near his home not far from Noel, N.S. on Dec. 6. Summers is concerned about the hydraulic fracturing used in the resource extraction process and worries about the potential impacts on drinking water supplies.
Muslims celebrate Pride in London, U.K., last year. Halifax is set to get its first gay-friendly mosque this summer.
A chatty robot named HitchBot sits next to Aurenn MacIntosh, 11, at the Institute for Applied Creativity at NSCAD port campus on Thursday.
The Greenwood Players welcome all interested thespians or "would like to be's" to attend open auditions for the fall production of Miracle on 34th Street.
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.
Updated: Mon Jul 28, 2014 06:29 pm
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