Voices carry

Mo Kenney, Gabrielle Papillon and Jessie Brown make the personal the priority on the year’s best records.

In This Week's Issue

You did it—you endured 2017 for so long, it’s almost over. Congratulations! After the effort this year demanded, we dedicated most of this week’s Year in Review issue to celebrating the city’s bright spots. And for a nice surprise, there were lots.

News + Opinion

A roundtable discussion with the vanguard of Halifax activism

A roundtable discussion with the vanguard of Halifax activism 1

El Jones, Masuma Khan, Jade Byard Peek and Rebecca Thomas serve it raw.

Voice of the City

The problem with consent

The problem with consent 1

Women’s role in sex is still primarily framed—in the legal system and in society—as gatekeeper to men’s desires.
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Food + Drink

A taste of 2017

A taste of 2017

Looking back on the last year of movers, shakers, bakers and change-makers on the food and drink scene.

Love the way we bitch

Eat local

Eat local 12

Eat some bread and shut up! 1

12.14.17

Work 6

12.08.17

The fizz 3

12.08.17

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Music

Meaghan Smith wants to write your song

Meaghan Smith wants to write your song

The Halifax artist turned her career down a different path in 2017.

Ten totally-rocking weekend picks

12.14.17

Voices carry

12.14.17

The year in music

12.14.17

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Arts + Culture

The year on stage

The year on stage

Intimate plays, ambitious dance pieces and promising works in progress were the tops in 2017.

Deeply homesick for a woman’s voice

12.14.17

The year in visual art

12.14.17

In the room where it happened

12.14.17

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Rejected Cineplex holiday trailers

Holiday Planner

Rejected Cineplex holiday trailers

Erik: Pig in the city

Pets

Erik: Pig in the city

Benjamin Bridge is a force of nature

Fall Wine Guide

Benjamin Bridge is a force of nature

46 events and festivals to liven up your fall

Fall Arts Preview

46 events and festivals to liven up your fall

Masuma Khan is making history

Back To School

Masuma Khan is making history

Pride Guide 2017

Halifax Pride

Pride Guide 2017

Dive in to our Hot Summer Guide

Hot Summer Guide

Dive in to our Hot Summer Guide

A legacy, brewed and bottled

Beer Guide

A legacy, brewed and bottled

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