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2 hrs ago | Autoblog
There was a time when people actually thought it was safe to pick up hitchhikers and would totally give them a lift without a second thought.
2 hrs ago | GlobalNews
Halifax Humanities 101 offers a barrier-free liberal arts education to people with challenging life circumstances.
3 hrs ago | CE News
Redi-Rock International announced the winners of its annual Rocky Awards honoring the best Redi-Rock walls built in the categories of Commercial, Residential, Freestanding, Water Application, and the People's Choice Award, which are chosen by the public in an online vote.
4 hrs ago | The Chronicle Herald
The Honourable Steven Blaney, Minister of Public Safety and Emergency Preparedness, today announced a total of $4.7 million in federal funding for two crime prevention projects in Halifax and North Preston.
HitchBOT has made its way from coast-to-coast as part of a project to see how humans react when in the company of robots Made from a cylindrical beer cooler, an inverted cake keeper, blue foam tubes and rubber gloves, hitchBOT has kept over 80,000 social media followers up-to-date with his progress since leaving Halifax, Nova Scotia, on July 26. As ... (more)
Keya Simon was found inside the front door of an apartment building at 117 Pinecrest Dr. on the night of Jan. 8, 2011.
A five-year-old girl was taken to hospital with non-life-threatening injuries after a four-vehicle collision near Lower Sackville on Wednesday.
Instead of opening 124 stores in this country last year, the second-largest discounter in the United States should have launched just five to 10 outlets and "refined" the operations before rolling out more, chief financial officer John Mulligan said on Wednesday.
The Halifax Regional Municipality is advising residents that Birch Cove Beach in Dartmouth is closed to swimming until further notice due to high bacteria levels.
Peter Van Praagh, president of the Halifax International Security Forum, left, takes the stage with Defence Minister Rob Nicholson, centre, and Justice Minister Peter MacKay, right, at the forum's closing news conference in November 2013.
A P.E.I. woman pleaded guilty Tuesday in provincial court in Charlottetown to illegally exporting the drug ephedrine from Canada.
A man with a 7,500-page criminal record, mostly from outside Nova Scotia, has been locked up indefinitely after a local judge ruled him a dangerous offender.
Mike Schmid, right, and Ross Taylor stand amid the construction in the future site of Reflections Cabaret on Salter Street in Halifax on Tuesday.
An Eastern Passage man says he'll fill potholes like these himself if the city doesn't soon.
Updated: Fri Aug 22, 2014 09:25 am
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