Halifax

vice

This Late-Night Glove Salesman Masturbating Story Is Very Weird but Also True

For years there has been an urban legend in Halifax, Nova Scotia, about "Glove Guy," who would pick up drunk young men and ask them to try on his gloves.
Mack Lamoureux
MJ Banias
8.30.19
solar storms

Weekend Solar Storm May Create Auroras As Far South As Vancouver and NYC

The Sun is getting grumpy again after years of relative peace.
Becky Ferreira
3.22.19
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
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 Gillis
5.18.18
Canada

Watch This Hypnotic and Beautiful Live Stream of Spinning Meat

Donair Cam is the perfect ode to Halifax doner, one of the all-time great drinking foods.
Nick Rose
11.15.17
crime

Canada's Prison System Can't Figure Out How to Handle This Violent Teen

He killed a man at 15. He's fought guards and bullied his fellow teen inmates. Now he's caught in a fight in Nova Scotia about where he belongs.
Katie Toth
10.24.17
Premiere

Nicole Ariana Is Her Own Sultry R&B Voyeur in "Infatuation: Slowly"

The Halifax R&B artist's latest track is as seductive as the day is long.
Hillary Gillis
8.17.17
Health

What It's Like Helping Strangers Through Abortions in Rural Canada

As an abortion doula serving rural areas in Canada where reproductive options are limited, I know it’s not easy getting people the healthcare they need.
Shannon Hardy
7.11.17
climate change

Sea Level Rise Will Completely Reshape Canada by 2100

Vancouver, Halifax, and Tuktoyaktuk are on the front lines.
Kate Lunau
6.28.17
Features

7 Tips for Starting Your Own DIY Music Festival

The organizers of Halifax's OBEY Convention tell us how they've survived a decade of rejecting the mainstream.
Michael Rancic
5.26.17
Premieres

Not You Make Not-Shoegaze and Call It "Slippergaze" on 'Misty' EP

The Halifax band are here to say that staring at slippers is better than staring at shoes.
Matt Williams
5.8.17
investigations

As Halifax's Murder Rates Rise, Many Focus on the Stereotypes of a Rap Scene

While many are following the purported troubles of a local rap scene, a family copes with the loss of a son.
Katie Toth
11.17.16
0105