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Nova Scotia to explore new 'cultural hub' on Halifax waterfront

Nova Scotia announced on Wednesday that starting this summer, it will begin exploring options for a new “cultural hub” on Halifax’s waterfront.

The plan would include a new Art Gallery of Nova Scotia, Nova Scotia College of Art and Design University (NSCAD) and public common space. 140 more words

Canada

Federal government announces $3.5M to help preserve HMCS Sackville

The federal government is pitching in $3.5 million to repair HMCS Sackville, Canada’s oldest warship and the sole remaining Flower-class corvette.

The announcement was made on Friday on the Halifax waterfront, where the Sackville is based. 218 more words

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Monument honouring women volunteers during war unveiled in Halifax

A monument that pays tribute to women volunteers during the Second World War has been unveiled today in Halifax.

The bronze sculpture, called “The Volunteers,” features three life-sized figures from three generations, including an African Nova Scotian. 188 more words

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Innocence

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Photography location- Halifax Waterfront

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Halifax-area man charged with attempted murder after meeting woman for date, getting robbed

What began as a date on Halifax’s downtown boardwalk ended with an attempted murder investigation.

The incident, which a police spokesperson describes as “bizarre,” happened at around 7:30 p.m. 411 more words

Crime

Halifax man arrested after hit and run on city's popular waterfront boardwalk

A Halifax man is in custody after a vehicle was driven onto the city’s picturesque waterfront boardwalk Sunday night, striking a pedestrian before fleeing the scene. 145 more words

Crime

Halifax police officer pulls unresponsive man from water

A Halifax police officer pulled an unresponsive man from the water near the 1200 block of Lower Water Street on Saturday evening.

Police were called to the waterfront shortly before 8 p.m. 58 more words

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