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Why You Need to Visit Antigonish, Nova Scotia

Nova Scotia is full of cute little towns waiting to be explored. Antigonish is one of these, with a population of just under 5000, and home to a small university, arts scene, and L’Arche community, making it almost exactly like my hometown of Wolfville but not quite as cool. 277 more words


MP's ask Mixenden youths about integration

Heather Stout from the Mixenden Initiative arranged for Halifax MP Holly Lynch and the MP for Streatham, Chuka Umunna, to visit Mixenden Activity Centre, where they talked to a group of local young people about their thoughts on integration. 159 more words

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The past life of things

Greg and I have a bad way of falling for old things. Anyone who has experienced the basement of our Halifax home knows it to be a reliquary of mismatched chairs, vintage scales, chrome barware, a 1977 Bally Eight Ball pinball machine (that works about half the time) and odds and sods to which one or the other of us has formed an attachment. 493 more words

East Coast


Who says you can’t be an international traveler ? You don’t need to fly to see the world. My most recent adventures are heading up the coast of Maine all the way to Nova Scotia. 464 more words

Between two worlds. Zwischen zwei Welten

I know Microsoft’s short cut combination to switch the keyboard languages. Writing in English and German often gets me thinking of how many parallels there are between those two languages. 465 more words


Science Fiction Festival at Brighouse and Central Library this September...

From 22-25 September there is a Science Fiction Festival at Brighouse and Central Library. The festival falls on the week of the 150th Anniversary of H.G. 87 more words

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Halifax Heritage Festival 8th - 11th September 2016

Halifax Heritage Festival 2016: 8 September 2016 – 11 September 2016

A series of exciting events running alongside the UK English Heritage Open Days.

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