The Last Word says goodbye

The final chapter for a Windsor Street institution.

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Shuttered Nova Scotian businesses can re-open June 5

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Shuttered Nova Scotian businesses can re-open June 5

Need a haircut? You're in luck. Need daycare? Too bad.

by VICTORIA WALTON, May 27/20


The Last Word says goodbye

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The Last Word says goodbye

The final chapter for a Windsor Street institution.

by VICTORIA WALTON, May 27/20


Take a look at Zuppa's stunning <i>Vista</i>

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Take a look at Zuppa's stunning Vista

The theatre company leads you to yet another life-changing sight with a play that's also an app.

by SAM GILLETT, May 27/20


<i>At Home</i> with Botfly

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At Home with Botfly

A raw re-imagining of the hardcore band's catalogue brings new depth.

by ALEC MARTIN, May 27/20


Review: Kristen Martell's <i>Coming Home</i> will heal you

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Review: Kristen Martell's Coming Home will heal you

The Mahone Bay singer-songwriter's debut album brings the mellow.

by SAM GILLETT, May 26/20


Bring Halifax culture home with our May 25-31 streaming guide

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Bring Halifax culture home with our May 25-31 streaming guide

Binge the best in local live art.

by MORGAN MULLIN, May 26/20


Buy a pint for your favourite nurse, doctor, or hospital custodian

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Buy a pint for your favourite nurse, doctor, or hospital custodian

2 Crows is giving back to front line staff the only way it knows how—through beer.

by VICTORIA WALTON, May 26/20


The class of 2020 feels quite blah, to be honest

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The class of 2020 feels quite blah, to be honest

Sheltering in space instead of celebrating convocation means finishing a degree looks a lot different.

by MORGAN MULLIN, May 25/20


Halifax is dining together, at home to support Feed Nova Scotia

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Halifax is dining together, at home to support Feed Nova Scotia

After getting laid off from a prestigious UK restaurant, Colin Bebbington quarantined, then got creative.

by VICTORIA WALTON, May 25/20


Coming to Halifax: Parking fees and (some) wider sidewalks

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Coming to Halifax: Parking fees and (some) wider sidewalks

by CAORA MCKENNA, May 25/20


Just the news on COVID-19 in Nova Scotia, for the week starting May 25

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Just the news on COVID-19 in Nova Scotia, for the week starting May 25

New C19 cases and other info bits, mostly from the province but also Halifax.

by TEAM COAST, May 25/20


Y'all shovel-ready for this?

CITY »

Y'all shovel-ready for this?

Budget talk day 486: capital projects, Cogswell is postponed and no, we're likely not ready for this.

by CAORA MCKENNA, May 22/20


5,000,000 cases

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5,000,000 cases

We've been sharing this planet with the coronavirus for six months, and finally COVID-19’s spread around the world has slowed.

by KYLE SHAW, May 21/20


Laid-off restaurant staff in Atlantic Canada can apply for this fund every week

FOOD + DRINK FEATURE »

Laid-off restaurant staff in Atlantic Canada can apply for this fund every week

The Bartenders Benevolent Fund is for front-of-house staff who need short-term cash.

by VICTORIA WALTON, May 21/20


All the things the library has done for Halifax residents since shutting its doors for COVID-19

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All the things the library has done for Halifax residents since shutting its doors for COVID-19

All hail the city's unofficial social worker.

by CAORA MCKENNA, May 21/20


Power players

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Power players

Getting turned on by Nazis, and worried about the kinksters next door.

by DAN SAVAGE, May 21/20


It’s time for you to make a bold move, Libra

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It’s time for you to make a bold move, Libra

You’ve got more power than usual to create something magical.

by ROB BREZSNY, May 21/20


Remembering Menz & Mollyz

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Remembering Menz & Mollyz

One of the hardest-hitting casualties of COVID-19 is the city's most legendary gay bar.

by MORGAN MULLIN, May 21/20


What you need to know about COVID benefits: May edition

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What you need to know about COVID benefits: May edition

Don't forget to reapply for the CERB!

by VICTORIA WALTON, May 20/20


Nick Nemeroff tells us a joke

CULTURE »

Nick Nemeroff tells us a joke

The comedian that's been on Conan tides you over until his next Halifax show with some LOLs.

by MORGAN MULLIN, May 20/20


David Suzuki: Many crises expose systemic failings

ENVIRONMENT »

David Suzuki: Many crises expose systemic failings

From Coronavirus to climate change to oil and gas to shrinking biodiversity.

by DAVID SUZUKI, May 20/20


Some Tidal Bay for you city rollers

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Some Tidal Bay for you city rollers

Nova Scotia's signature sip is back with its latest vintage. Here's what to expect from the 2019 crop.

by VICTORIA WALTON, May 19/20


Bring Halifax culture home with our May 18-24 social distance streaming guide

THE SCENE »

Bring Halifax culture home with our May 18-24 social distance streaming guide

All the live theatre and couch concerts to see this week.

by MORGAN MULLIN, May 18/20


Just the news on COVID-19 in Nova Scotia, for the week starting May 18

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Just the news on COVID-19 in Nova Scotia, for the week starting May 18

The latest info, short and sweet, mostly from the province but also Halifax.

by TEAM COAST, May 18/20


Century Egg’s new record is a sunny-side-up return

THE SCENE »

Century Egg’s new record is a sunny-side-up return

Halifax's Mandopop saviour drops a five-track EP to help you have a "fairyland kind of view" of life.

by SAM GILLETT, May 17/20


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