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News

Musicians Are Boycotting Mike Smith’s Bar in Halifax

Several artists, and a local paper, say they are boycotting the ‘Trailer Park Boys’ actor’s bar after assault allegations.
Hilary Beaumont
2 days ago
News

Nova Scotia Suspends Police Street Checks Following Report On Racial Profiling

The report found black Halifax residents are six times more likely to be stopped by cops than white Haligonians.
Manisha Krishnan
4.17.19
News

Halifax Sexual Assault Centre Turning People Away for First Time in 23 Years

An increase in people seeking counselling has overwhelmed the city’s only sexual assault centre.
Hilary Beaumont
4.16.19
Real Estate

Here's What Kind of House $500,000 Gets You Across Canada

Spoiler alert: pretty tight quarters if you’re in Vancouver and Toronto.
Anne Gaviola
3.21.19
true crime

The Woman Who Plotted a Valentine's Mass Murder Shares How the Internet Radicalized Her

How a violent Tumblr meme sparked an online romance that almost ended with the worst mass killing in Canadian history.
Mack Lamoureux
2.21.19
News

Seven Syrian Refugee Children Dead After Halifax House Fire

A neighbour of the family said the children’s ages range from three months to 17-years-old.
Mack Lamoureux
2.19.19
Weed

An MS Patient Had Her Car Impounded Over Weed Even Though She Was Sober

Michelle Gray tested positive for THC, but she wasn’t impaired.
Manisha Krishnan
2.5.19
Sports

Watch This Model Dude Set an Unofficial Record For Most Donairs Eaten

Joel Hansen thinks his feat is an unofficial world record, which seems plausible, because who keeps donair records.
Mack Lamoureux
1.9.19
Sex

This Polyamorous Couple Is Podcasting Sex Lives in 'Turn Me On'

From drinking pee to polyamory, the Halifax couple behind the 'Turn Me On' podcast wants to celebrate sex in all its forms—no shame required.
Hillary Windsor
7.31.18
Interviews

The Re-Re-Re-Re-Reinvention of Ryan Hemsworth

Canada’s golden boy DJ opens up on his forthcoming album, his evolving identity, and cultivating a sense of celebrity within different cultures.
Hillary Windsor
5.18.18
crime

15-Year-Old Girl Charged With Trying to Kill ‘Animal Whisperer’ Cop

The officer was stabbed when he tried to talk to two teens in relation to a stolen truck.
Allison Tierney
5.9.18
Views My Own

History Isn’t Diminished By Tearing Down Statues

Halifax’s move to take down a statue of its racist founder, Edward Cornwallis, was long overdue.
Drew Brown
2.1.18
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