Putting on the mileage
'Iranians are ready to change this regime': Nazanin Afshin-Jam
Getting help in the midst of winter woes
Walks by Big Alex’s Pond
Welcome to the world
Antigonish's Alex Grant basking in Spengler Cup win
Antigonish County officials welcome temporary intersection changes
The best of the season
Young X-Women continuing to grow
JOHN DeMONT: A hymn to the silence
JOHN DeMONT: Holy mackerel, you'd think we'd learn about last-minute shopping
It’s down to the last ‘Penalty Shot’ for Casket columnist Richard MacKenzie
SEAN FRASER: An open letter to George Canyon, and those who believe tearing others down is the path to success
GEORGE CANYON: The people of Central Nova deserve truth and transparency
STEPHEN McNEIL: Setting the record straight on Northern Pulp
JIM VIBERT: Climate voters face Hobson’s choice
The Liberal federal government’s record on addressing the climate crisis is, charitably, uneven, leaving a growing share of the electorate for whom the crisis has become the deciding issue with a bit of a Hobson’s choice. Do they vote ...
LETTER: Canyon move a farce
To the editor, In January, four people in the Central Nova riding decided to throw their hat into the political ring, each one hoping to represent their constituency as a Conservative MP. They were Roger MacKay, Wes Surett, Harvey Anderson ...
STEVE BARTLETT: Gord Downie, and the gift that lasts
Yesterday was the third anniversary of an unexpected, life-changing experience. I remember sitting in Section 306, Row R — peak of the nosebleeds — in the Canadian Tire Centre in Ottawa and being completely blown away. I remember it ...
COMMENTARY: Please hear Hong Kong’s cry for help
WE ARE a group of Hong Kongers living in Halifax. We’d like to express our concerns, hopelessness and disappointment over developments in the place we once called home. We are demanding that the Canadian government assist its citizens in ...
STEVE BARTLETT: Check the source before believing what you read
The small seaside restaurant had been selected as a place to eat in Canada. I got up early one summer morning and drove a couple of hours to do a story on it. The woman who operated the restaurant, a super-friendly senior citizen was thrilled ...
Letter to the editor: Compassion by Clarenville vet and staff was appreciated
Dear Editor, We just returned home after spending some time in your wonderful province of Newfoundland and Labrador. Our trip was sadly marked by the loss of our beloved dog, Ripley, on June 24. Ripley became gravely ill while visiting ...
Huskies' new home
It’s hard for us who played for the St. Mary’s Huskies in the old Alumni Arena to picture the day when a new hockey arena would grace the campus of the south-end Halifax university. But that day is drawing close. And while that may be ...
Letter to the editor: Unfortunate accident leads to kindness and generosity
Dear Editor, On June 5, 2019, the three of us were involved in a rollover accident on highway 210 (Burin Peninsula). We came from Ontario to see the beautiful vistas, icebergs, puffins and moose. Unfortunately, we didn’t get to ...
Oliver Smith leaves all-star legacy
What a legacy. In his all-too-short time, Oliver Smith touched countless lives – providing a shining example of what it truly means to give, persevere and be brave. The Antigonish County youngster, who battled ...
It’s summer … where did spring go?
... a few of my takeaways from both. ...