Halifax Regional Municipality News
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1 hr ago | ABC News
A man who fled Canada and spent more than 20 years living in south-east Victoria after being accused of child sex offences has been jailed for abusing two girls.
Should smoking in public places be banned?
Should the federal government stop offering subsidized student loans?
5 hrs ago | The Chronicle Herald
Developer Francis Fares, seen in 2010 with a model of his King's Wharf development in Dartmouth, is proposing changes that will include a 40-story building.
7 hrs ago | Brooklynvegan
It turns out that the demonym for Halifax, Canada is "Haligonian." You learn something new every day.
9 hrs ago | The Chronicle Herald
Filmmaker Gwyneth Christoffel received the Lieutenant Governor's Award for Artistic Achievement, the Nova Scotia Talent Trust's highest honour for a student in any discipline.
14 hrs ago | ReporterHerald.com
The Larimer Chorale will present its Candlelight Christmas Concert Saturday and Sunday.
18 hrs ago | The Chronicle Herald
Halifax Water says it will cost millions of dollars to get rid of a musty, earthy taste and smell that is bothering some of its customers.
Triple platinum recording artist, John McDermott , will give a special holiday performance, live on stage at The Holy Family Church, on Wednesday, December 18th, 2013, at 7:00pm, in Chicago, IL.
Black Rock Tidal Power Inc. of Halifax, partnering with three companies, including German marine firm Shottel, has submitted a bid to be part of a demonstration project in the Bay of Fundy, near Parrsboro.
An ex-patriot Canadian who sexually abused two Nova Scotia girls in the 1970s and 1980s traumatized both victims so badly that they still suffer today, a court heard Monday.
Ahoy, me hearties: Jackson Cairns will be responsible for maintaining the battery levels on his crew's boat, using solar and wind power.
It's a dark chapter in Canadian history, one that raises questions of a potentially anti-Semitic climate in Canada on the eve of the Second World War.
Have we reached a time in our preparation for economic development when our reliance on previously announced big projects is becoming much less assured? We all know the drill: Media releases appear several days in advance of a visit by a government minister or premier anticipating their announcement of a sizeable development initiative with badly ... (more)
Halifax police have laid charges against a 39-year-old man after he allegedly exposed himself to a woman and her four-year-old daughter on Saturday.
A storm system that blanketed Ontario and Quebec with upwards of 25 centimetres of snow continues to track eastward toward the Maritimes, The dumping of fresh snow, along with chilly temperatures, created traffic troubles both on the ground and in the air in Central Canada.
Exploration in the country's offshore acreage and unconventional resources could unearth more oil and gas reserves to support the country's long-term growth prospects.