Do you ever feel like a plastic bag? Obsolete.

Nova Scotia's plastic bag ban comes into effect today.

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Do you ever feel like a plastic bag? Obsolete.

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Do you ever feel like a plastic bag? Obsolete.

Nova Scotia's plastic bag ban comes into effect today.

by FELESHIA CHANDLER, Oct 30/20


A look inside Halifax Regional council's head and the next four years

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A look inside Halifax Regional council's head and the next four years

Hot questions, hot takes, it's all hot hot hot.

by CAORA MCKENNA, Oct 29/20


Station Six pumps out the patties for Burger Week

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Station Six pumps out the patties for Burger Week

The Spryfield restaurant has sold over 1,200 burgers and counting.

by VICTORIA WALTON, Oct 29/20


666 Sure Things happening this Halloweekend

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666 Sure Things happening this Halloweekend

All the online parties and IRL happenings on our calendars from Oct 29-31.

by MORGAN MULLIN, Oct 29/20


Dealing with an extremely jealous personality

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Dealing with an extremely jealous personality

Some people can be open with their partners about their pasts, but it’s not compulsory.

by DAN SAVAGE, Oct 29/20


Donald Trump, Joe Biden and your horoscope

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Donald Trump, Joe Biden and your horoscope

What the stars say about the American election.

by ROB BREZSNY, Oct 29/20


Celebration of Life

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Celebration of Life

Horror essayist Peter Counter on why scary movies might just be life-affirming.

by PETER COUNTER, Oct 29/20


You’re not too old to trick-or-treat if you’ve never celebrated Halloween before

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You’re not too old to trick-or-treat if you’ve never celebrated Halloween before

Newcomers from all over the world spend their first haunted holiday in Halifax.

by SEYITAN MORITIWON, Oct 28/20


Legendary

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Legendary

What the colours on our COVID-19 map mean, plus a comparison with the province's version.

by KYLE SHAW, Oct 27/20


How Halifax Halloweens in 2020

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How Halifax Halloweens in 2020

Getting paranormal with pandemic precautions

by VICTORIA WALTON, Oct 27/20


COVID-19 news for the October 26 week

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COVID-19 news for the October 26 week

Quick looks at cases and more, in Halifax and Nova Scotia.

by TEAM COAST, Oct 26/20


In your horoscope: Hold nothing back

FREE WILL ASTROLOGY »

In your horoscope: Hold nothing back

Let people witness your secret fire, Sagittarius, your salty tears and your unhealed wounds.

by ROB BREZSNY, Oct 26/20


Don’t give up

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Don’t give up

I’ve heard from countless people over the years who found something close to what they were looking for in their fifties, sixties and even seventies.

by DAN SAVAGE, Oct 25/20


The school where plants fill the halls

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The school where plants fill the halls

A janitor at École du Carrefour in Dartmouth has taken Covid as an opportunity to go green—literally.

by VICTORIA WALTON, Oct 23/20


Halifax Regional Council is about to get a bit more diverse

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Halifax Regional Council is about to get a bit more diverse

Results are in and we're looking at two people of colour, at least seven women and no one named Steve.

by CAORA MCKENNA, Oct 22/20


Nigerians in Halifax call for an end to police brutality in Nigeria

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Nigerians in Halifax call for an end to police brutality in Nigeria

“People are getting killed in Nigeria like chickens and the west is not saying anything about it,” says Kunle Fakiyesi.

by SEYITAN MORITIWON, Oct 22/20


Obladee celebrates a decade of sophisticated style

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Obladee celebrates a decade of sophisticated style

The Barrington Street wine bar celebrates ten years in business this month.

by VICTORIA WALTON, Oct 22/20


Seven Sure Things happening in Halifax from Oct 22-28

THE SCENE »

Seven Sure Things happening in Halifax from Oct 22-28

All the local, live art you need to see.

by MORGAN MULLIN, Oct 22/20


Burger Week is on now

THE FEED »

Burger Week is on now

The pandemic-postponed patty party is back, October 22 through October 31.

by TEAM COAST, Oct 22/20


A transformation for Truly Tasty

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A transformation for Truly Tasty

The larger space next door will allow for more dine-in customers at Halifax’s longest-running ramen shop.

by VICTORIA WALTON, Oct 22/20


Breweries leave craft brewing association after controversial comments by executive director

FOOD + DRINK FEATURE »

Breweries leave craft brewing association after controversial comments by executive director

Both North Brewing and Big Spruce have left the industry group

by VICTORIA WALTON, Oct 21/20


Halifax Pop Explosion's 28th festival should be starting tonight

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Halifax Pop Explosion's 28th festival should be starting tonight

Instead, there's been nothing but months of silence from the stalwart of Halifax's music scene.

by MORGAN MULLIN, Oct 21/20


COVID-19 news in Nova Scotia, for the week starting October 19

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COVID-19 news in Nova Scotia, for the week starting October 19

New C19 cases and other info bits, mostly but not only from the province.

by TEAM COAST, Oct 19/20


Rally Sunday in Halifax in support of Indigenous fisherfolks

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Rally Sunday in Halifax in support of Indigenous fisherfolks

Organizers say they want Treaty rights and the Marshall decision to be upheld.

by SEYITAN MORITIWON, Oct 16/20


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