GAIL LETHBRIDGE: Griping about ‘youth today’ is a rite of passage
A few questions with Halifax artist Élana Camille Saimovici
Why can’t it be you? The driving force behind success
SUCCESS = career + money ... or does it?
Should I stay or should I go? A look at graduate retention
A conversation with Canadian Armed Forces veteran and health ...
Generational value gaps shifting as individualist thinking warps view ...
Success: Two women. Two lives. One take.
Five questions, 10 answers: let's make prejudice, inequality history
Money. Happiness. Family. How do we define success?
Supreme Court decision allows Nova Scotia government to keep 'conquered people' documents secret, for now
Study reveals undemocratic federal candidate nomination process
Sheen observed on water near Hibernia platform
Don’t add more pot shops in Nova Scotia: psychologist
UPDATE: Three confirmed dead in northern Labrador floatplane crash
Sydney priest enjoying company of four unlikely housemates in church rectory
Black bear parts seized in international enforcement effort at New Brunswick border
The INTERPOL-led Operation Thunderball involved wildlife enforcement efforts throughout June, leading to the seizure of thousands of plants and animals — everything from elephant ivory to live primates, to Canadian black bear parts discovered ...
Premiers agree to make a national pharmacare plan a priority
Council of the Federation meetings in Saskatoon wrapped up Thursday with a unified message on pharmacare. Newfoundland and Labrador Premier Dwight Ball, who led the discussion on pharmacare, told SaltWire that all provinces reaffirmed their shared ...
A Cape Bretoner's promise to his coal miner dad fulfilled after 6-year battle with health authorities, workers compensation
A son’s painful journey for answers to his father’s death began with a promise made over shared fudge sticks. Steve Drake Jr. said he’s been fighting the incorrectly attributed cause of death the former Cape Breton ...
People’s Party Nova Scotia candidate defends offensive Facebook posts
Note: This story contains language that some may consider offensive and which may not be appropriate for all ages. William Archer, one of six People’s Party of Canada candidates in Nova Scotia, has a message for anyone digging around on his ...
Dalhousie grad lauded for child advocacy jailed 9 years for raping boys in Nepal
A man whose Nova Scotian connections include an honorary degree from Dalhousie University for his children’s rights advocacy has been jailed nine years for raping two boys in Nepal. The New York Times reported Monday that Peter Dalglish, 62, ...
Eskasoni teen gets shoutout from Paul McCartney at Vancouver concert
Emma Stevens’ viral hit version of Paul McCartney’s song Blackbird prompted the award-winning musician to invite her to his concert in Vancouver on July 6. As his guest, Stevens met McCartney backstage and received a shoutout praising ...
Sydney woman learns she has at least 10 half-siblings she never knew she had
Helen MacCoy is always up for a good adventure and loves the anticipation of what might be around the next bend. But she wasn’t prepared for the bombshell that was dropped on her last month when she learned she has at least 10 half-siblings ...
Provinces must up their game on species protection: federal report
“Provincial laws are supposed to be strong enough to stand on their own, but they’re not.” - Florence Daviet, National Forest Program Director at the Canadian Parks and Wilderness ...
‘This is a sad day,’ judge says in sentencing ex-Mountie for cocaine theft
A former Mountie who stole 10 kilograms of cocaine from a police exhibit locker in Halifax in 2011 has been handed a 10-year prison sentence. Craig Robert Burnett, 51, of Mineville was sentenced Thursday in Nova Scotia Supreme Court in ...
Terminally ill Sydney man in Toronto this week to see his beloved Blue Jays
A country came together to make a dying Sydney man’s final wish came true. “Having lots of fun,” said Glen McGean, of Sydney, currently in Toronto, during a phone conversation with the Cape Breton Post on Wednesday. “It has ...