January 2014

Celebrating heritage and style

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Nicole Johnson and Sarom Curtis are two of Halifax’s up-and-coming fashion designers. The pair, who are both students at the Centre for Arts & Technology on Barrington Street, will get a chance to show off their fashions at a unique fashion show on Saturday, February 8. The Rising Star Fashion Experience will take place at… Read More»

A timeless take on tartan

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Veronica MacIsaac recently presented her much-anticipated Judges Collection showcasing sophisticated and classic styles for both men and women

Building a Better Editor: On the run

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As I’ve worked for the last year to lose weight and get fitter, one of the hardest things to get my head around has been the fact that this is a race with no finish line. My initial goal was to lose 40 pounds. I accomplished that but, as tempting as it was, I knew… Read More»

Politics across generations

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Editor’s note: This is the third in a series of articles profiling the MPs who represent Halifax on Parliament Hill.   For Geoff Regan, things are generational. Son of a premier, husband of a Nova Scotia cabinet minister, and grandson of a Member of Parliament, Regan’s family is pretty much a staple of Canadian politics.… Read More»

Lofty ambitions

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A new residential development in the North End could shape the way people live on the peninsula

Mo Kenney comes of age

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Halifax’s next emerging musical talent talks about finding inspiration, learning to collaborate and overcoming stage fright

The annual fitness resolution

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This year, I’m making my annual New Year’s resolution to get fitter. I make this resolution every year, but last year the outcome was a bit different. I had just embarked on a get-fit program, watching my diet strictly and working out with near-religious fervour. My goal was to lose 40 pounds by Canada Day… Read More»

Building a Better Editor: It’s good to be back

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I really want to run in some portion of the Blue Nose Marathon this year—likely not the full marathon, but I think the 10K is doable. And that means it’s definitely time for me to get serious about getting in shape again. In the last 14 months or so, I’ve managed to shed 45 pounds… Read More»

Adam Korson plants a Seed in Halifax

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It’s only appropriate that Adam Korson feels like he’s coming of age in Halifax. He stars in the sitcom Seed, which taped last fall in Halifax and starts its new season this spring. It’s the story of Harry, a self-absorbed bachelor bartender, who sired several children as a sperm donor. The series began with his… Read More»