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The climate crisis is still here

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The climate crisis is still here

Hundreds gather in downtown Halifax in the name of intersectional climate justice.

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The show goes online

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The show goes online

How the adaptable creativity of Halifax’s indie theatre scene is keeping performance art alive.

by MORGAN MULLIN, Sep 25/20


Rich Aucoin's American fever-dream

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Rich Aucoin's American fever-dream

The dance pop king's new LP, United States, is a tie-dyed exploration of late capitalism and its decay.

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Duane Jones elected as new president of NSCAD Alumni Association

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Duane Jones elected as new president of NSCAD Alumni Association

Former alumni head Cameron Jantzen removed in an aftershock of university president Aoife Mac Namara’s surprise firing.

by SEYITAN MORITIWON, Sep 25/20


All eyes on Sipekne’katik First Nation

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All eyes on Sipekne’katik First Nation

Ku’ku’kwes News shares essential coverage of the fight for treaty right happening in St. Mary's Bay.

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Taking Blk Gottingen is back for a fall edition

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Taking Blk Gottingen is back for a fall edition

Vendors like No Days Off Apparel have seen growth thanks to the pop-up market.

by VICTORIA WALTON, Sep 24/20


5 ways Halifax restaurants can show solidarity with Mi’kmaq lobster fishers

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5 ways Halifax restaurants can show solidarity with Mi’kmaq lobster fishers

Believe it or not, you have a stake in the issue.

by VICTORIA WALTON, Sep 24/20


How to handle missed connections

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How to handle missed connections

What to do when things go wrong with a friend, with an escort and with a Trump-loving mom.

by DAN SAVAGE, Sep 24/20


In your horoscope: Keep climbing!

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In your horoscope: Keep climbing!

Be the mountain goat, Capricorn, striving for the brightest and the strongest.

by ROB BREZSNY, Sep 24/20


Andrea Dorfman and Tanya Davis teach us <i>How To Be At Home</i>

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Andrea Dorfman and Tanya Davis teach us How To Be At Home

A new, animated short updates the viral film How To Be Alone for these unprecedented times.

by MORGAN MULLIN, Sep 24/20


New cafe in Keshen Goodman Library builds community through food

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New cafe in Keshen Goodman Library builds community through food

The new Stone Hearth Bakery provides employment experience and a space for community members to connect with each other in Clayton Park.

by VICTORIA WALTON, Sep 24/20


Halifax Burger Week is back

BURGER WEEK »

Halifax Burger Week is back

Mask and you shall receive, October 22-31.

Sep 23/20


Step inside the Art Arena

THEATRE »

Step inside the Art Arena

A hybrid performance showcase puts marginalized artists in the spotlight.

by MORGAN MULLIN, Sep 23/20


Maybe Uber wasn't inevitable after all

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Maybe Uber wasn't inevitable after all

Halifax votes yes to rules for Uber to operate: Uber doesn't like the rules.

by CAORA MCKENNA, Sep 23/20


Hurricane Teddy bears down on Nova Scotia

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Hurricane Teddy bears down on Nova Scotia

Updated post-storm: Halifax gets ready for a storm that is forecast to make landfall further from the city than both Dorian and Juan.

by KYLE SHAW, Sep 22/20


The Art Gallery of Nova Scotia unveils three potential designs for its new location

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The Art Gallery of Nova Scotia unveils three potential designs for its new location

The new Waterfront Arts District will unveil its finalized look this October.

by MORGAN MULLIN, Sep 22/20


Trapped inside a <i>Bone Cage</i>

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Trapped inside a Bone Cage

Taylor Olson's debut feature tells the story of a man struggling within the confines of toxic masculinity.

by MORGAN MULLIN, Sep 22/20


Supernova Market hopes to lift makers' spirits this Saturday

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Supernova Market hopes to lift makers' spirits this Saturday

With most in-person events cancelled, market vendors are seeing decreased revenue this year.

by VICTORIA WALTON, Sep 22/20


COVID-19 news in Nova Scotia, for the week starting September 21

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COVID-19 news in Nova Scotia, for the week starting September 21

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

by TEAM COAST, Sep 21/20


Coronavirus explained, again

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Coronavirus explained, again

Virology and influenza expert answers our COVID-19 questions.

by CAORA MCKENNA, Sep 21/20


A passing of the torch at LOVE

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A passing of the torch at LOVE

Dennis Adams takes over from Sarah MacLaren at the youth support organization.

by FELESHIA CHANDLER, Sep 18/20


Taking it fast

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Taking it fast

When a new relationship goes from dating to meet-my-kid way too quickly.

by DAN SAVAGE, Sep 17/20


In your horoscope: Talk to yourself

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In your horoscope: Talk to yourself

Just make it a delightful conference, Pisces, not a raging debate.

by ROB BREZSNY, Sep 17/20


What's happening in Halifax from September 17-23

THE SCENE »

What's happening in Halifax from September 17-23

Sure Things to stream and seek out IRL this week.

by MORGAN MULLIN, Sep 17/20


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