Nova Scotia gives free admission to all provincial museums this summer

Spend July and August at the Museum of Natural History, the Art Gallery of Nova Scotia and more.

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Nova Scotia gives free admission to all provincial museums this summer

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Nova Scotia gives free admission to all provincial museums this summer

Spend July and August at the Museum of Natural History, the Art Gallery of Nova Scotia and more.

By MORGAN MULLIN, Jun 15/21


Rita’s Retreat: Cape Breton’s answer to Graceland becomes an Airbnb

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Rita’s Retreat: Cape Breton’s answer to Graceland becomes an Airbnb

You can stay in Rita MacNeil’s former Sydney, NS estate for $514 a night.

By MORGAN MULLIN, Jun 15/21


Phase 2 reopening is a go Wednesday in Nova Scotia

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Phase 2 reopening is a go Wednesday in Nova Scotia

June 16 marks a number of important changes in the province’s COVID reopening plan.

By VICTORIA WALTON, Jun 15/21


Where to get a rapid COVID-19 test this week (June 14-20)

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Where to get a rapid COVID-19 test this week (June 14-20)

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

By TEAM COAST, Jun 15/21


COVID cases and news for Nova Scotia on Tuesday, Jun 15

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COVID cases and news for Nova Scotia on Tuesday, Jun 15

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

By TEAM COAST, Jun 15/21


COVID cases and news for Nova Scotia on Monday, Jun 14

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COVID cases and news for Nova Scotia on Monday, Jun 14

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

By TEAM COAST, Jun 14/21


COVID cases and news for Nova Scotia on Sunday, Jun 13

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COVID cases and news for Nova Scotia on Sunday, Jun 13

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

By TEAM COAST, Jun 13/21


COVID cases and news for Nova Scotia on Saturday, Jun 12

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COVID cases and news for Nova Scotia on Saturday, Jun 12

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

By TEAM COAST, Jun 12/21


COVID cases and news for Nova Scotia on Friday, Jun 11

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COVID cases and news for Nova Scotia on Friday, Jun 11

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

By TEAM COAST, Jun 11/21


COVID cases and news for Nova Scotia on Thursday, Jun 10

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COVID cases and news for Nova Scotia on Thursday, Jun 10

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

By TEAM COAST, Jun 10/21


Your horoscope for the week June 10-16

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Your horoscope for the week June 10-16

Celebrate the role grandmothers and female elders have played in your life, Pisces.

By ROB BREZSNY, Jun 10/21


Catching up with Juno winner Rose Cousins

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Catching up with Juno winner Rose Cousins

We talk with the singer-songwriter about her latest award.

By MORGAN MULLIN, Jun 9/21


6 event picks, including Keonté Beals at the 2021 ECMAs

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6 event picks, including Keonté Beals at the 2021 ECMAs

The celebration of local music leads the pack of can’t-miss culture.

By MORGAN MULLIN, Jun 9/21


The 2021 ECMA awards touch down online June 10

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The 2021 ECMA awards touch down online June 10

Tune into the event via Facebook or Youtube at 8pm, and go behind-the-scenes on The Coast's Instagram.

By MORGAN MULLIN, Jun 9/21


COVID cases and news for Nova Scotia on Wednesday, Jun 9

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COVID cases and news for Nova Scotia on Wednesday, Jun 9

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

By TEAM COAST, Jun 9/21


How to use our map of HRM patios for max sun fun

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How to use our map of HRM patios for max sun fun

A guide to the interactive map’s functions, and where it goes from here to become better.

By JOHANNA CHISHOLM, Jun 9/21


Fossil fuel industry faces an overdue reckoning

ENVIRONMENT »

Fossil fuel industry faces an overdue reckoning

By DAVID SUZUKI, Jun 9/21


125+ patios mapped for Halifax summer 2021

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125+ patios mapped for Halifax summer 2021

Because outdoor dining and drinking in HRM is even more important during COVID times.

By TEAM COAST, Jun 9/21


Three guys who need to be dumped already

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Three guys who need to be dumped already

Sometimes a text message and a block is all the closure they deserve.

By DAN SAVAGE, Jun 9/21


Strang’s updated AZ advice

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Strang’s updated AZ advice

A new study says mixing AstraZeneca with either Pfizer or Moderna provides more immunity.

By VICTORIA WALTON, Jun 8/21


10 unique Halifax Rec programs to try this summer

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10 unique Halifax Rec programs to try this summer

Registration for summer programming opens this month.

By VICTORIA WALTON, Jun 8/21


The residential school legacy of Kamloops and beyond

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The residential school legacy of Kamloops and beyond

A descendant of residential school survivors says both Indigenous people and settlers are struggling with how to move forward.

By BRYSON SYLIBOY, Jun 8/21


COVID cases and news for Nova Scotia on Tuesday, Jun 8

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COVID cases and news for Nova Scotia on Tuesday, Jun 8

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

By TEAM COAST, Jun 8/21


Athens Restaurant closing after nearly 40 years

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Athens Restaurant closing after nearly 40 years

In December, the owner said it was “business as usual,” but that’s changing this summer.

By VICTORIA WALTON, Jun 7/21


EVERYSEEKER announces 2021 event lineup

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EVERYSEEKER announces 2021 event lineup

The free, digital festival takes place June 17-20.

By MORGAN MULLIN, Jun 7/21


Hal-Con cancels events at Halifax Public Libraries over anti-trans book

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Hal-Con cancels events at Halifax Public Libraries over anti-trans book

The festival follows suit with Halifax Pride in demanding HPL is more “affirming to the gender diverse.”

By MORGAN MULLIN, Jun 7/21


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