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  1. Financial crisis raises worry in N.S. for relatives in GreeceRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | The Chronicle Herald

    ... on the Bedford Highway. Giannoulis imports a number of items from Greece - from produce to olive oils - to the Halifax market, along with a variety of other ethnic foods. However, even with Greece teetering on the precipice of financial ruin, ...

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  2. DEMONT: A longtime family affair at Peak AudioRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | The Chronicle Herald

    ... to say, "I have the shortest work commute in the world." The Merrigans, who have been at their current north-end Halifax location since 1996, give new meaning to the term family business. Drop in some day, any day really, and you'll see. Be ...

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  3. Cunard marks 175 years of service with celebrations in Boston, New YorkRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    Queen Mary 2 departs Liverpool for Halifax and Boston on July 4, 175 years to the day after her predecessor Britannia. Cunard has been sailing across the Atlantic since 1840, and today the line announced a series of celebrations in New York and Boston to mark the occasion.

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  4. Man sought in break-ins, sexual assault in HalifaxRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | The Chronicle Herald

    In the first case, a 27-year-old woman awoke to find a man in her bed at 5:57 a.m. The woman, who lives in a building in the 1500 block of Barrington Street, yelled and the intruder fled. In an interview, police spokesman Sgt.

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  5. Tonight in Music: Nap Eyes, Scalped, Porcelain RaftRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | The Pordland Mercury

    ... to follow a path that's more pastoral, perhaps reflective of their roots in the relatively isolated music scene of Halifax, Nova Scotia. Whine was originally released in a very limited run that barely made it outside Eastern Canada. Now, the ...

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  6. Carbon pricing great tool - if we can figure out our goalRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | The Chronicle Herald

    ... from across the country will speak on panels at Cape Breton University's Verschuren Centre (9 a.m.- 11 a.m.) and Halifax Central Library's Paul O'Regan Hall (6:30 p.m.-8:30 p.m.). Ecology Action Centre has organized these events to kickstart the ...

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  7. Cows Creamery factory tours now freeRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Truro Daily News

    ... more details. Cows is owned and operated in Prince Edward Island with locations across the province as well as in Halifax, Nova Scotia, Niagara on the Lake, Ontario, Banff, Alberta, Whistler, British Columbia and Beijing, China. Tom and Maria ...

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  8. Latest Texas sportsRead the original story

    Yesterday | KAUZ

    ... pitch, nearly one-handing it into the first row of Monster seats against Tony Sipp (2-4) after David Ortiz walked. HALIFAX, Nova Scotia (AP) - Abraham Ancer won the Nova Scotia Open on Sunday for his first Web.com Tour title, beating Bronson Burgoon ...

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  9. Noviden Releases Exclusive New Fruit Infused Water Bottle ProductRead the original story

    Yesterday | Emailwire.com

    Halifax, Nova Scotia -- Noviden is pleased to announce that they have released their new premium quality Fruit Infused Water Bottle on Amazon . The bottle is made of safe premium quality material and is designed for use at home, office, sports or travel.

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  10. DEMONT: The gentry and their money leave an impactRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | The Chronicle Herald

    Melinda Daye, chairwoman of the Halifax regional school board, has lived on Maynard Street for over half a century. A nearby street is named after her activist dad Buddy Daye.

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  11. Bon voyage! Cunard celebrates 175th anniversary in Liverpool with...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Mail on Sunday

    ... the face of sea travel back in 1840, when its Britannia ship successfully set sail from Liverpool, arriving in Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada, 14 days later. In honour of the anniversary, Cunard has recreated its iconic transatlantic crossing, with ...

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  12. Signs of Hawaiian Life in the Universe: Halifax, Nova ScotiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | The Honolulu Advertiser

    TASTE OF HOME Gary and Heide Walden of Ewa Beach stopped by a Hawaiian Shaved Ice stand on a beautiful day in June in Halifax, Nova Scotia, during their tour of the Canadian Maritimes. The sun was out, but the temperature - 59 degrees - was chilly for shave ice weather, at least by island standards.

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  13. Southampton cruise liner to make history todayRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Daily Echo

    ... to make her way to Liverpool, for a brief stop, before starting her five day long trans-Atlantic crossing to Halifax, Nova Scotia, then to Boston before arriving in New York. While in Liverpool Cunard staged an anniversary concert in the city's ...

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  14. Cunard to Celebrate 175th Anniversary in Halifax, Nova Scotia --...Read the original story

    Sunday | PRWeb

    On July 10, 2015, Cunard Cruise Line's Queen Mary 2 will dock in Halifax, Nova Scotia, the ancestral home of founder Sir Samuel Cunard. As part of Cunard's 175th anniversary, a commemorative Transatlantic Crossing will pay tribute to the original voyage made by Cunard's first flagship, Britannia, on July 4, 1840.

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  15. Liner to recreate Atlantic crossingRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 4 | Newsday

    Hugh Paton, a relative of Sir Samuel Cunard, met Captain Kevin Oprey, Master of Queen Mary 2, and ship staff during the celebrations The paddle steamer Britannia set off from Liverpool on 4 July 1840, headed for Halifax, Nova Scotia and Boston. The voyage took just over 14 days.

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  16. N.S. woman wants you to smile, not swat, when you see an insectRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 4 | The Chronicle Herald

    ... large aeschna, the great big blue dragonflies that move very quickly, they were missing." When Macaulay returned to Halifax, where she lived at the time, she began to document how many insects she saw on her daily walk to work. "Not many," she ...

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  17. Atlantic provinces must work togetherRead the original story

    Saturday Jul 4 | Telegram

    In light of the recent launch of the provincial government's population growth strategy, I would like to bring this issue to the attention of your readers. On June 5, The Telegram ran an article entitled " N.L. population issues 'getting to a crisis point,' " while on June 25, the Chronicle Herald of Halifax ran an article entitled "Keeping graduates here key to Halifax's prosperity."

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  18. Cruise news: Cunard celebrates 175 years of Atlantic crossings with a ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 3 | Mirror.co.uk

    The steamship Britannia carried 115 passengers and 89 crew on the voyage, which took 12 days to reach Halifax, Nova Scotia, from Liverpool, and on to Boston and New York. That first Cunard ship would fit comfortably inside the main dining room of Queen Mary 2, which leaves the Mersey today on a one-off voyage to recreate the crossing, and remains the only vessel providing a scheduled transatlantic service between Southampton and New York.

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  19. Workers picket Halifax's TD CentreRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 3 | The Chronicle Herald

    Cleaners and their supporters march down Barrington Street on Friday afternoon as they protest the loss of union jobs at the TD Centre downtown. Janitors and members of the Service Employees International Union rallied Friday outside the TD Centre in Halifax, demanding fair wages and benefits.

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  20. MEEK: In retrospect, Dingwall's entitled to an apologyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 3 | The Chronicle Herald

    ... as his former caucus colleague Mary Clancy recently said, Dingwall was the guy who landed the G7 economic summit for Halifax in 1995. (June marked the 20th anniversary of the event.) He brought world leaders to Nova Scotia by relentlessly lobbying ...

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