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Seven must-see concerts in Halifax this weekend

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Seven must-see concerts in Halifax this weekend

All the live music worth hearing from July 31 to August 2.

By MORGAN MULLIN, Jul 29/21


What Emancipation Day means to Nova Scotia

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What Emancipation Day means to Nova Scotia

"We're in a nation that has never apologized for slavery—and has never acknowledge that slavery ever happened."

By MORGAN MULLIN, Jul 29/21


Up your cheese game with Lemonade’s big wheel

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Up your cheese game with Lemonade’s big wheel

New-Haligonian cheesemonger Alex Piitz shares 8 affordable gourmet picks of cheeses for all.

By CHRIS STOODLEY, Jul 29/21


COVID cases and news for Nova Scotia on Thursday, Jul 29

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COVID cases and news for Nova Scotia on Thursday, Jul 29

Updates including briefings, infections and our daily map of community COVID-19.

By TEAM COAST, Jul 29/21


Where to get a rapid COVID-19 test this week (July 28-August 2)

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Where to get a rapid COVID-19 test this week (July 28-August 2)

Get a rapid test whether you're headed to work, a hang out with your bubble, or a patio.

By TEAM COAST, Jul 29/21


There’s so much cool stuff to see at the Art Gallery of Nova Scotia right now

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There’s so much cool stuff to see at the Art Gallery of Nova Scotia right now

Make up for a pandemic spent away from the supersized gallery by visiting soon.

By MORGAN MULLIN, Jul 29/21


The best eggs benny in Halifax

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The best eggs benny in Halifax

No brunch would be complete without an eggs benny and a Caesar.

By CONTENT BY MOTT'S CLAMATO, Jul 29/21


Your horoscope for the week July 29-August 4

FREE WILL ASTROLOGY »

Your horoscope for the week July 29-August 4

Cancer, enjoying the little things to the utmost will be an excellent strategy for success.

By ROB BREZSNY, Jul 29/21


COVID cases and news for Nova Scotia on Wednesday, Jul 28

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COVID cases and news for Nova Scotia on Wednesday, Jul 28

Updates including briefings, infections and our daily map of community COVID-19.

By TEAM COAST, Jul 28/21


6 ways to observe Emancipation Day in Halifax

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6 ways to observe Emancipation Day in Halifax

August 1 is looking a little different this year in Canada.

By MORGAN MULLIN, Jul 28/21


The disease slows down, and so does doctor Strang

COVID-19 »

The disease slows down, and so does doctor Strang

With COVID stable and Phase 5 coming up, Strang has stopped regular briefings.

By VICTORIA WALTON, Jul 28/21


Crabs!

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Crabs!

Shocker…a man who lied to your face the last time he got pubic lice is lying to you again.

By DAN SAVAGE, Jul 28/21


Battle of the health care promises: Liberal, NDP, PC

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Battle of the health care promises: Liberal, NDP, PC

Nova Scotia’s major parties are all focused on health care this election, but their plans differ.

By LYNDSAY ARMSTRONG, Jul 27/21


Shakespeare By The Sea returns this weekend

ARTS + CULTURE »

Shakespeare By The Sea returns this weekend

Theatre lovers, get thee to Point Pleasant Park.

By MORGAN MULLIN, Jul 27/21


As the world struggles with delta, how's Canada doing?

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As the world struggles with delta, how's Canada doing?

COVID cases are rising because of the delta variant, even in highly vaccinated countries.

By KYLE SHAW, Jul 27/21


COVID cases and news for Nova Scotia on Tuesday, Jul 27

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COVID cases and news for Nova Scotia on Tuesday, Jul 27

Updates including briefings, infections and our daily map of community COVID-19.

By TEAM COAST, Jul 27/21


Halifax hunk Chris Gallant will be on The Bachelorette

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Halifax hunk Chris Gallant will be on The Bachelorette

With two Canucks on season 18 of the ABC show, it’s a big year for hot Canadian men.

By VICTORIA WALTON, Jul 26/21


COVID cases and news for Nova Scotia on Monday, Jul 26

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COVID cases and news for Nova Scotia on Monday, Jul 26

Updates including briefings, infections and our daily map of community COVID-19.

By TEAM COAST, Jul 26/21


Canada vaccination tracker to chart national vax rates

COVID-19 »

Canada vaccination tracker to chart national vax rates

Canada's vaccine rollout animated as a race to show who's leading the fight against COVID.

By KYLE SHAW, Jul 23/21


A COVID-friendly dance moves tutorial

COVID-19 »

A COVID-friendly dance moves tutorial

Doctor Strang wouldn’t give us any advice, but House of Eights dance studio came through.

By VICTORIA WALTON, Jul 23/21


Can’t miss drive-in movies in Halifax Saturday night

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Can’t miss drive-in movies in Halifax Saturday night

Choose between two classics—Rocky Horror at midnight and Lion King—or swing by both.

By MORGAN MULLIN, Jul 23/21


Breagh Isabel’s “Girlfriends” may be the song of COVID summer

MUSIC »

Breagh Isabel’s “Girlfriends” may be the song of COVID summer

The former Port Cities band member is solo, signed to Warner and singing of uncertainty.

By MORGAN MULLIN, Jul 23/21


COVID cases and news for Nova Scotia on Friday, Jul 23

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COVID cases and news for Nova Scotia on Friday, Jul 23

Updates including briefings, infections and our daily map of community COVID-19.

By TEAM COAST, Jul 23/21


Government tells Nicole Gnazdowsky she’s “no longer welcome” to contact the province

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Government tells Nicole Gnazdowsky she’s “no longer welcome” to contact the province

Nova Scotia department of justice says repeated inquiries about her brother’s 2020 workplace death investigation are “abusive.”

By LYNDSAY ARMSTRONG, Jul 22/21


Liberal candidate booted from party over boudoir pics and OnlyFans account

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Liberal candidate booted from party over boudoir pics and OnlyFans account

Robyn Ingraham originally said her withdrawal from the race was for mental health reasons.

By VICTORIA WALTON, Jul 22/21


Your horoscope for the week July 22-28

FREE WILL ASTROLOGY »

Your horoscope for the week July 22-28

Your ability to connect with the eternal child and wise animal within you is at a peak, Aries.

By ROB BREZSNY, Jul 22/21


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