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  1. Cheers & JeersRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Telegram

    ... St. John's owns that dubious distinction, too. Our January rate of inflation was 4.7 per cent, as compared to Halifax at 1.8 per cent and Montreal at 1.1. Cheers: to judges who wax poetic. In sentencing a man Thursday who bit off the tip of another ...

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  2. London's Anderson has record-setting game in win over Cape BretonRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Cape Breton Post

    ... rebounds. Cape Breton will look to get back in the win column this coming Sunday when they host the division-leading Halifax Hurricanes. Tipoff is at a 2 p.m. NOTES: Cape Breton had four players out of the lineup: Hank Thorns (knee), Austin Witter ...

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  3. Kinette members serve up free hugs and flowersRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | The News

    ... achers have reason to be skeptical of a committee to study classroom conditions set up under Bill 75, according to a Halifax sociology professor.

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  4. A fresh look at stunning, historic 'Book of Negroes' through N.S. online portalRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | 680News

    ... the ship's eventual destination. Sylvia Hamilton, a filmmaker and professor at the University of King's College in Halifax, says the "Book of Negroes" - an inspiration for the 2007 Lawrence Hill novel of the same name - provides a tangible record of ...

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  5. Historic Book of Negroes gets fresh look through online portalRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | CBC News

    Two Halifax book binders made a replica of the real-life Book of Negroes for the 2015 television miniseries. The image on the computer screen looks innocent enough: A ledger showing a list of names, ages and descriptions of physical stature - all of it written in a precise script that hasn't been practised in more than two centuries.

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  6. A fresh look at stunning, historic a Book of Negroesa through N.S. online portalRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Medincine Hat News

    Sylvia Hamilton, filmmaker, writer and educator, is seen at the University of King's College in Halifax on Thursday, Feb. 23, 2017. At first, the image on the computer screen looks innocent enough: a ledger showing a list of names, ages and brief descriptions of physical stature, all of it written in a precise cursive that hasn't been practised in more than two centuries.

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  7. Conversation about blackness and identity held during Black Heritage MonthRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Guardian

    ... than at other times in her life. Taylor grew up half of his life in the Las Vegas, Nev., and the other half in Halifax, N.S. His step-dad's roots are tied back to slavery in Mississippi. "I got a lot of almost like boarder line Black Panther (Party) ...

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  8. Dalhousie researchers launch kid-friendly healthy eating appRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | GlobalNews

    WATCH: A group of researchers at Dalhousie University in Halifax are launching a new app aimed at getting kids to eat more fruits and vegetables. Jennifer Grudic reports.

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  9. Man facing charges after hitting pedestrian in downtown Halifax, leaving sceneRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | GlobalNews

    A 28-year-old woman was hit on a crosswalk at the intersection of Rainnie Drive and Brunswick St. in Halifax. A 28-year-old woman was sent to hospital on Friday night after being hit on a crosswalk in downtown Halifax.

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  10. Vintage newspapers provide interesting glimpse at the pastRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Western Star

    ... Life magazines. Owned by York Harbour's Linda McCarthy, the collection features editions of the Chronicle Herald of Halifax, N.S. from the 1950s. Inside their pages are stories on the death of Franklin D. Roosevelt, Queen Elizabeth II and her ...

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  11. OPINION: Education system plagued by intractable issues that defy solutionRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | The Chronicle Herald

    Teachers participate in a one-day, province-wide strike outside the legislature in Halifax on Feb. 17 to protest legislation imposing a four-year contract. Facing a tidal wave of Nova Scotia teacher protests from Feb. 14 to 17, 'Education Premier' Stephen McNeil made a rare and startling admission.

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  12. Metros record road win to even series vs. SabresRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Guardian

    ... for his first shutout of the season as the Charlottetown Islanders defeated the Blainville-Boisbriand Armada 3-0. HALIFAX, N.S. - Jarred Reid and Kashrell Lawrence each had 18 points to pace the Dalhousie Tigers to a 90-75 victory over the UPEI ...

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  13. Summerside schools to decide intermediate AA basketball boys' titleRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Guardian

    ... three assists to lead the Sherwood-Parkdale Metros to a series-tying win over the Belfast Sabres on Friday night. HALIFAX, N.S. - Jarred Reid and Kashrell Lawrence each had 18 points to pace the Dalhousie Tigers to a 90-75 victory over the UPEI ...

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  14. Dut leads Panthers in loss to TigersRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Guardian

    Jarred Reid and Kashrell Lawrence each had 18 points to pace the Dalhousie Tigers to a 90-75 victory over the UPEI Panthers Friday in Atlantic University Sport men's basketball game in Halifax. Dut Dut had 23 points and 10 rebounds to lead the Panthers while Tyler Scott had 22 points and Lorenzo Parker chipped in 11. Dalhousie improved to 16-4 while UPEI is 6-13.

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  15. Muirhead nets winner for CapsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Guardian

    ... Christofer Langlais made 30 saves against his former team while Campbellton goaltender Rowan O'Brien faced 39 shots. HALIFAX, N.S. - Jarred Reid and Kashrell Lawrence each had 18 points to pace the Dalhousie Tigers to a 90-75 victory over the UPEI ...

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  16. Grametbauer sharp in Islanders win at Blainville-BoisbriandRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Guardian

    ... while Blainville-Boisbriand fall to 36-16-4-2. The Islanders are in Quebec City today and Rimouski on Sunday. HALIFAX, N.S. - Jarred Reid and Kashrell Lawrence each had 18 points to pace the Dalhousie Tigers to a 90-75 victory over the UPEI Panthers ...

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  17. Newcomer P.J. Tucker excited to help Raptors in final push toward playoffsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Guardian

    ... and being right in the thick of things, being able to make a push to get even higher and get home court advantage." HALIFAX, N.S. - Kiera Rigby was 12-for-12 from the free-throw line as part of a 28-point game Friday to pace the UPEI Panthers to an ...

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  18. 19th annual ANSMAs to honour Portia WhiteRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 24 | The Chronicle Herald

    The 19th Annual African Nova Scotia Music Awards Show will take place on Sat., Feb. 25 at 7 p.m. at the Portia White Atrium at Spatz Theatre in Halifax. This year's awards celebrate the life of Portia White, a Canadian operatic contralto who graduated from Dalhousie University and started her singing career in Toronto in 1941.

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  19. Startups: CEED first stop for manyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 24 | The Chronicle Herald

    Laurie Cameron of CEED outside her offices in Halifax. CEED has played host to a variety of successful entrepreneurs around the province.

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  20. BOOKS: Survivor talks horror of the Holocaust, finding success in HalifaxRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 24 | The Chronicle Herald

    Enterprising, hard-working 'rags to riches' founders are not uncommon in family business success stories. What makes the life of Halifax businessman Simon Spatz truly unique - and compelling - is his truly miraculous escape from the Holocaust and his incredible resilience in rebuilding that life in Halifax, especially amidst the whispers of anti-Semitism in the immediate post-war years.

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