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2 hrs ago | Sys-Con Media

Announcing the 6th Canadian Science Policy Conference

This will be the first CSPC in Atlantic Canada and the forum hopes to integrate issues surrounding science and innovation policy in the region into the pan-Canadian discussion.

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6 hrs ago | The Winnipeg Free Press

Ottawa lowballs lab payment

Winnipeg missed out on $1.5 million last year after Ottawa balked at a city bill for providing fire protection, policing and other services to the National Microbiology Laboratory.

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Tue Apr 15, 2014

The Chronicle Herald

Renovations put Khyber on the move

Daniel Joyce, right, artistic director, and Colby Gaudet, public relations director of the Khyber Centre for the Arts, sit inside the 125-year-old building.

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A Good Beer Blog

I Like The Idea Lots But Surely Not A Global First

The owner of a downtown Fredericton fixture says for years men used to pop into barber shops to get a haircut or shave and a drink.

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The Chronicle Herald

Give peace, savings a chance

Mabel Toney of Halifax signs a petition against military spending for Sarah Morgan and Sandy Greenberg, members of the Nova Scotia Voice of Women for Peace at the Halifax Library on Monday.

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Employment News

Business Analyst Job

Job Description: Job Title: Business Analyst Job ID: 278164 Location: CAN-NS-Halifax Full/Part Time: Full-Time Regular/Temporary: Regular Day to Day Work Unisys Canada is growing in the Atlantic region.

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Mon Apr 14, 2014

The Chronicle Herald

ENTREVESTOR: Club helps kids become tech savvy

While countries such as China, Estonia and Britain teach computer programming to the very young, most Canadian students do not learn how to write code until the final years of high school.

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The Chronicle Herald

Study: Head offices help Halifax

Fred Morley, right, chief economist with the Greater Halifax Partnership shakes hands with Justice Minister Peter MacKay before a roundtable meeting in Halifax in January 2013.

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Related Topix: Canada, Peter Mackay, North America, World News

The Chronicle Herald

High-tech cure: Go play outside

Angie Kolen, a human kinetics professor at St. Francis Xavier University, will be speaking at Herald University on the effects of mobile technology on youth.

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CBC News

The wondrous journey of Saint Valerie to Nova Scotia

Two Halifax artists have thrown themselves into the heavenly task of restoring a broken sculpture of Saint Valerie of Limoges after a box carrying its shattered remains landed on their doorstep.

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Sat Apr 12, 2014

The Globe and Mail

CRA extends tax filing deadline due to chaos created by Heartbleed bug

The Canada Revenue Agency website is seen on a computer screen displaying information about an internet security vulnerability called the "Heartbleed Bug" in Toronto, April 9, 2014.

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CBC News

Darrell Dexter praised at NDP convention tribute

NDP leader Darrell Dexter sports a smile as he prepares to participate in a television broadcast in Halifax on Sept.

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Fri Apr 11, 2014

CBC News

Prince Charles, Camilla unveil more Canada trip details

Prince Charles and his wife Camilla will be spending next month's Victoria Day weekend touring six communities in Nova Scotia, Prince Edward Island and Manitoba.

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The Chronicle Herald

Halifax man remanded until next week on child porn charge

A Halifax man accused of possessing child pornography will remain behind bars until at least late next week while his lawyer puts together a release plan.

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Examiner.com

'Armor' by Amplify Apparel at Fashion Art Toronto 2014

Wearable art is becoming the vehicles that showcases fine art pushing boundaries and forcing re-interpretation.

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Western Star

Mountie from Stephenville hailed as hero in Nova Scotia

Jason Gabriel was parked in front of the emergency doors at the Cobequid Community Health Centre in Lower Sackville, N.S. last Friday morning when he heard a loud crash.

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Thu Apr 10, 2014

The Chronicle Herald

TAYLOR: N.S. apprenticeship plans welcome news

The report, released in February, urged authorities to adjust rules and regulations to assist local business and allow more young Nova Scotians to find employment opportunities in their home province.

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BayStreet.ca

Merrex Gold - Drilling Operations Update for Siribaya Gold Project, West Mali

HALIFAX, NOVA SCOTIA / ACCESSWIRE / April 10, 2014 / Greg Isenor, President and CEO of Merrex Gold Inc., announces: Drilling at the Diakha prospect finished April 1, 2014.

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CBC News

Antique bell theft suspect arrested

A 46-year-old man is facing charges in the case of a set of carillon antique bells that were stolen from St. John's United Church in Halifax on Tuesday night.

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Gamasutra

Elite Dangerous - Premium Beta Begins Today

10 th April 2014. Frontier Developments plc , the leading independent game developer with studios in Cambridge UK and Halifax, Nova Scotia, today announced the delivery date of the next milestone in the development of its forth-coming Elite: Dangerous game.

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Related Topix: Frontier Developments, _No Company, Elite: Dangerous, Video Games, Recreational Vehicle, Cobra, North America Travel, Canada Travel, Halifax Nova Scotia, Canada Travel, Canada, Travel, World News

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