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Learn to drive, would ya: City Matters survey gives Halifax poor marks behind the wheel

Halifax drivers need to put their phones down and pay attention behind the wheel.

Most respondents to the annual City Matters survey, conducted for Metro Halifax and the Greater Halifax Partnership by MQO Research, said the overall quality of driving in Halifax is either fair or poor. 354 more words


Here's a change, love for bus drivers: City Matters survey says they're doing a great job

The head of the union local representing transit drivers in Halifax says he’s pleasantly surprised by the grades received on the 2014 City Matters survey. 346 more words


Blue Dot chapter calls on city of Halifax to make healthy environment a human right

Emi Belliveau knelt beside a mural, dipping her brush into paint alongside others as they swirled colour onto the figure of a human made of water, trees, and wind, holding up the stars. 322 more words


Being 20

In early February, 2015, I will be turning 70.

I’ve been thinking a great deal about this milestone. I’m pretty sure 70 is not considered young or even middle-aged by anyone under, well, 70! 291 more words


On Lights

Review of LIGHTS Concert on October 22nd, 2014

Lights and her many adoring fans invaded the Forum’s Multipurpose Center for Halifax Pop Explosion as the first headliner of the weeklong festival. 371 more words


Thousands gather at Grand Parade for lighting of city's Christmas tree

A massive crowd braved the cold winds of late November to gather at Grand Parade in Halifax on Saturday and celebrate the lighting of the city’s Christmas tree. 243 more words



For the last few days I’ve been mourning my time in Japan. The more time that goes by since I left the more that my life and experiences seem like a distant memory. 205 more words