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Schmidtville struggles to balance history and new development

Schmidtville just got some serious street cred. The small urban pocket of historic homes nestled behind Spring Garden Road is one of the top three Keep reading »


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One Pot Dry Pasta: Tomato Anchovy and White Bean Spaghettini

This tomato, anchovy and white bean spaghettini might be the best pasta you ever eat. Make this delicious dry pasta in one pot without boiling the noodles separately. Sauce and water in one pot, no kidding. Keep reading »

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Eat, drink, and be merry

With food and drink events around the city, enjoy a convivial Christmas in Halifax Keep reading »

Danny co-owns Innovative Beverages, is an importer of fine wines and is a CAPSAC-certified sommelier. Photo: Tammy Fancy


Celebration wines

For holiday festivities, you can't beat a sparkling wine Keep reading »

From the Blog

A merry (debt-free) Christmas


Guest blogger Leanne Salyzyn is an insolvency counselor, licensed restructuring professional and trustee in bankruptcy. Post a comment or contact her on Twitter with your personal-finance questions. With less than a month to go before Christmas and, for most, only two pay periods away from the big day, are you ready? Merchants have certainly been ready since September. Their shelves are brimming with items to tempt us to spend. The average Canadian spends upwards of $800 on holiday spending, … Read More »


Game on!

Ryan Van Horne is a Halifax journalist, playwright and documentary film director. His work has appeared in magazines and newspapers from coast to coast and on his blog at Follow him on Twitter at @RyanVanHorne.

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