Do bold colours and condos mix?

Hue Design Studio’s colour consultant Michele Muir picks three colours for your condo.
It turns out the theory that small spaces need to be light or white is bunk. Hue Design Studio’s Michele Muir—an advocate for warm walls— says condos and smaller rentals are ripe for paint risk-taking.

Homes Halifax

Your Best of Halifax 2017 Readers' Choice Awards winners

You’ve outdone yourself! This year 22,000 of you took the time to cast over 800,000 individual votes for our annual readers’ choice awards, solidifying our 23rd Best of Halifax as the very best one yet.


Erik: Pig in the city

The social-media savvy swine enjoys hikes, cuddling on the couch and farts.
Despite the hustle and bustle of big-city life, Erik is a pig of simple pleasures.


Career Minded October 2017

Produced in partnership with local schools, Career Minded focuses on the realities of the job market, talking with graduates to find out what kinds of jobs the education options lead to. It's a great tool to help you pick a school.

Career Minded (Sponsor Content)

Five new-to-Nova-Scotia grape varieties

A ripe for the picking rundown of what’s new on the vines.
As an emerging wine region, Nova Scotia faces constant questions about what grapes to plant and nurture for wine.

Fall Wine Guide

46 events and festivals to liven up your fall

Including authors, speakers, sneakers, oysters, zinemakers and cosplayers.
PAUL GREENBERG The best-selling American author, who penned the 2014 effort on seafood sustainability Four Fish, comes to Halifax to talk about the future of our oceans and our fish-eating habits. Marion McCain Building, Dalhousie University, 6135 University Avenue, Thu Sep 14, 7-9pm

Fall Arts Preview

Top 10 dog-friendly events in Halifax

Creative ideas for sharing more joy with your four-legged best friend.
Your dog is your best secret keeper, and never judges you for eating an entire pizza yourself—if anything, that loyal pooch loves you even more for it. So maybe you should reciprocate, sharing your one-of-a-kind love with the world and treating your puppy pal to the summer date they deserve.

Hot Summer Guide

Pride Guide 2017

It's here, it's queer.
  At 30 years old, and with the fight for “GL rights” past the point where same-sex marriage is old news, can Halifax Pride be relevant to the struggles of the LGBTTIQQ2SAA+ generation? In this year’s Pride Guide, we look for answers.

Halifax Pride

A legacy, brewed and bottled

From a tiny brewery with no intent to bottle to an undeniable anchor in an ever-growing craft community, this year Propeller Brewing Co. celebrates 20 years of making beer.
"I remember being in really good shape when I worked downstairs," John Allen says.

Beer Guide

Love on the brain

All the best results, stats and quotes from our annual Sex + Dating survey.
What is love? Baby, don’t hurt us, but Halifax has a dizzying array of answers to that question.

Sex + Dating Guide

The Maritime Bhangra Group is positively powerful

Spreading happiness, one contagiously cheery viral video at a time.
Hasmeet Singh Chandok is an unabashed optimist.

Well Being Guide

The road to nowhere

How we arrived at the Cogswell Interchange.
1945 Civic Planning Commission calls for harbour bridges and arterial roads to raise tax income.

How to fix the city

Talking points to help you survive the holidays

For when things get awkward at the family function
It feels like we’re all in the same boat here.

Holiday Planner


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