Gentrification in the “new” north end
The North by Night Market has come under fire. Is Halifax’s gentrifying north end fighting for a better tomorrow, or engaging in class warfare?
By Russell Gragg and Sylvain Pankhurst
Tags: Opinion, Debate Club, Voice of the City
Black Joe Lewis’ classic rock
Touring the brand new Electric Slave, Black Joe Lewis and the Honey Bears bring heavy elements of James Brown mixed with early Stooges. Go see it.
By Russell Gragg
Tags: Music, The Seahorse Tavern, Feature, Video
Alejandro Escovedo’s universal story
Alejandro Escovedo exhausts all the skeletons in the closet for this year’s Halifax Urban Folk Fest
Tags: Music, Feature, Video
Man out of time Robyn Hitchcock brings shimmering pop to the Halifax Urban Folk Fest
Tags: Music, The Carleton Music Bar & Grill, Feature, The Carleton, Video
Make the city’s website accessible
I asked accessibility consultant David Berman to analyze halifax.ca. The results are disappointing.
Tags: Opinion, Voice of the City
Fully vaccinated Canada: animated tracker of national vaccine progress in 2021
The COVID vaccine side effects Nova Scotia doesn’t acknowledge
“The race between virus and vaccine is not settled yet”
14 rules that relax in Phase 4 of NS reopening
Timeline of Nova Scotia’s 2021 reopening plan
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That post about a rash of “abductions” downtown is distracting misinformation
By Victoria Walton
The federal election overview for NS
By Lyndsay Armstrong
Election day in Halifax comes with delays, long lines and votes cast well after 8:30pm
If you don’t want your vote, give it to an immigrant who can’t vote
By Oriol Salvador