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Live Music Concerts

A Night Of Sound Assault w/Big Edith, Cheap Gas, First Proof And The Revisions, Saxby's Gale

A Night Of Sound Assault w/Big Edith, Cheap Gas, First Proof And The Revisions, Saxby's Gale There’s a time to be quiet (like if it’s before 9am on a weekend, take note local contractors) and there’s...

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Events

The Impressment Gang Launch Party

The Impressment Gang Launch Party You’ve been putting it off long enough—now’s the time to appreciate the local lit scene at The Impressment Gang Launch...

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On Stage

My Funeral: the dry run

My Funeral: the dry run Jane Kansas presents her first Atlantic Fringe Festival show---the morbidly funny finale that gets her funeral just right. Reception with...

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Visual Arts Exhibits

Chris Lockerbie: Good Times in the Maritimes

Chris Lockerbie: Good Times in the Maritimes An exhibit titled after an old whiskey ship wreck song that features collaborative prints with Peter Diamond, photos from Maritime...

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The F Word

“Genre conventions can be really excellent tools because a big part of the power you have over your audience is...

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Get on the bus with <i>Legoland</i>

Get on the bus with Legoland

posted by KEVIN HARTFORD, Aug 28/14

Atlantic Fringe Festival kicks off this weekend, Legoland hitches a ride
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Lonely Travellers

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Lonely Travellers

posted by STEPHANIE JOHNS, Aug 21/14

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Hey You Guys

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Hey You Guys

posted by PAUL HAMMOND, Aug 21/14

Ding Dongs comments      0


<i>Hard Drive</i>’s hard bargain

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Hard Drive’s hard bargain

posted by ADRIA YOUNG, Aug 28/14

Bill MacGillivray’s staccato-paced Hard Drive will open this Friday comments      0


52 Pick-up: how to get a taste of Halifax

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52 Pick-up: how to get a taste of Halifax

posted by SIMON THIBAULT, MELISSA BUOTE AND ALLISON SAUNDERS, Aug 21/14

For your crash course on eating and drinking in Halifax, we’ve rounded up 52 amazing things to taste in town—from the farmers’ markets to the cocktails, baked goods to cheap burgers, we’ve found a flavour for every week of the year. comments      1


Hey! It's the Back to School Guide!

BACK TO SCHOOL »

Hey! It's the Back to School Guide!

posted by ALLISON SAUNDERS, Aug 28/14

Wanna be teacher's pet? Click here. comments      0


“We need people”

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“We need people”

Aug 28/14

Facing a dwindling population, Halifax is desperate to get more people inside of it. To that end, mayor Mike Savage will be hosting the first ever Mayor’s Barbecue on September 13 comments      8


Art for Everyone at Prismatic

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Art for Everyone at Prismatic

posted by KATE WATSON, Aug 23/14

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<i>Androidgynous</i>’ robot love

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Androidgynous’ robot love

posted by KEVIN HARTFORD, Aug 28/14

Ian Mullan does the robot at the Atlantic Fringe Festival comments      0


Shack attack

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Shack attack

posted by MELISSA BUOTE, Aug 28/14

Kiss the summer goodbye at The South Shore Fish Shack—it’s worth the drive, the wait and paying a little extra for. comments      0


New in town

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New in town

posted by ALLISON SAUNDERS, Aug 28/14

International students share their ups, downs and best advice for new arrivals settling into school, and life, in Halifax. comments      0


Halifax taxis turn to tech

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Halifax taxis turn to tech

posted by HILARY BEAUMONT, Aug 28/14

Cab companies using GPS and apps, considering video cameras after spate of dangerous incidents comments      2


Voice of the City

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Voice of the City

posted by CHERYL HANN, Aug 28/14

Dear students comments      4


Body 13 and Broken English Karaoke get the Prismatic party started

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Body 13 and Broken English Karaoke get the Prismatic party started

posted by KATE WATSON, Aug 22/14

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Plenty of ground left to cover this year at SMU

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Plenty of ground left to cover this year at SMU

posted by JACOB BOON, Aug 21/14

A year after a pro-rape frosh chant drew widespread outrage, there’s still much to improve at Saint Mary’s. comments      4


The ball room

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The ball room

posted by DAN SAVAGE, Aug 28/14

My boyfriend has some testicular proclivities. How do I deal? Plus: My husband’s dominatrix is our friend. Should we still pay? comments      0


Coast Top Ten

  1. “We need people”   (News Feature)
  2. Voice of the City   (Voice of the City)
  3. Shack attack   (Restaurant Reviews)
  4. 52 Pick-up: how to get a taste of Halifax   (Back To School)
  5. Inside the square   (News Feature)
  6. Spring fashion 2014   (Spring Fashion)
  7. Welcome to the New Dartmouth   (News Feature)
  8. The ball room   (Savage Love)
  9. How the city excluded food trucks from The Oval   (Voice of the City)
  10. Halifax taxis turn to tech   (News Feature)

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Vol 22, No 13
August 28, 2014

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Wasabi House

Posted by jourdecerise, Aug 27/14 at 9:32AM

How is this considered the best sushi in Halifax? I'd consider it one of the worst! After giving it way more chances more »


Economy Shoe Shop

Posted by fred70, Aug 23/14 at 6:19PM

The food has gotten much better in recent months, lots of local, fresh and gluten free, and they have terrific staff now. more »


Fong's Restaurant

Posted by Naveed, Aug 23/14 at 6:00PM

I've been going to Fong's for over 20 years and had one of my first bad experiences tonight. We ordered take out more »


I Love Pho

Posted by Erica Tremblay MacDonald, Aug 19/14 at 2:15PM

My colleague and I just went to this restaurant for lunch and it was awful. The only edible food was the spring more »


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