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Cenovus to Buy Husky Energy in Deal Valued at $23.6B, Company Will Remain in Alberta

Cenovus to Buy Husky Energy in Deal Valued at $23.6B, Company Will Remain in Alberta

Cenovus Energy Inc. will buy Husky Energy Inc. in an all-stock transaction valued at $23.6 billion, the Calgary-based companies said Sunday in a joint announcement. The merged… Read more »

Hurricane Epsilon Expected to Remain Offshore but Will Push Waves at Atlantic Canada

Hurricane Epsilon Expected to Remain Offshore but Will Push Waves at Atlantic Canada

Hurricane Epsilon is expected to stay far offshore as it moves towards the southern Grand Banks today, but the storm will produce large waves along the southern… Read more »

Assembly of First Nations Has ‘Lost Confidence’ in RCMP Commissioner, Says Bellegarde

Assembly of First Nations Has ‘Lost Confidence’ in RCMP Commissioner, Says Bellegarde

The head of the Assembly of First Nations says he is set to tell Prime Minister Justin Trudeau he has ‘lost confidence’ in RCMP Commissioner Brenda Lucki…. Read more »

Ironman Triathlete Lionel Sanders Sets Canadian Hour Cycling Record

Ironman Triathlete Lionel Sanders Sets Canadian Hour Cycling Record

Triathlete Lionel Sanders has broken the Canadian cycling hour record. The 32-year-old Ironman triathlete from Windsor, Ont., rode 51.304 kilometres in 60 minutes at the Mattamy National… Read more »

A List of Some of the Companies That Have Filed for Bankruptcy Since COVID-19 Pandemic

A List of Some of the Companies That Have Filed for Bankruptcy Since COVID-19 Pandemic

A list of some of the companies that have filed for court protection from creditors under the Companies’ Creditors Arrangement Act since the beginning of the pandemic:… Read more »

Things to Do

2020 Halloween in Halifax: Family & Adult Events, Parties & Haunts

2020 Halloween in Halifax: Family & Adult Events, Parties & Haunts

A list of family Halloween activities, haunted houses & adult Halloween events/parties in and around Halifax.

Watch Amazing Theatre Performances From Across the World This Week/Weekend

Watch Amazing Theatre Performances From Across the World This Week/Weekend

With COVID-19 pandemic forcing theaters to shut their doors, many performing art centers have taken to being open virtually. We have listed a few theatre performances from… Read more »

Quarantine Concerts to Watch Online This Weekend

Quarantine Concerts to Watch Online This Weekend

A list of music performances live-streamed this weekend. All times mentioned are in ET. Watch Amazing Theatre Performances From Across the World This Weekend Friday, October 23… Read more »

Travel Ideas

15 Resorts and B&Bs for Christmas or Winter Getaway in Nova Scotia

15 Resorts and B&Bs for Christmas or Winter Getaway in Nova Scotia

Nova Scotia is full of winter fun all around the province, and you can enjoy whatever kind of getaway you fancy. Whether you’re looking for an adventure or a place to hibernate, a weekend escape or a mid-February week away, you’ll find your perfect destination on this list.

25 Must-Visit Lighthouses in Nova Scotia

25 Must-Visit Lighthouses in Nova Scotia

Nova Scotia is a peninsula only by a few miles—it’s much closer to being an island. With coastlines known for being rugged and dangerous, lighthouses became a necessity. Lots of lighthouses. There are over 170 lighthouses around Nova Scotia, so you never have to go far. The 25 below are especially cool examples either for their history, their location, or their modern incarnations.

10 Reasons to Visit Kentville During October

10 Reasons to Visit Kentville During October

Often called the Heart of the Annapolis Valley, Kentville is a Breath of Fresh Air. Close by to New Minas, Wolfville, and many other small communities, Kentville… Read more »

Food & Drink

25 Ways to Treat Mom this Mothers Day in Halifax

25 Ways to Treat Mom this Mothers Day in Halifax

Celebrate Mom even if you cannot visit her this Mother’s Day. Show her how special she is to you with some help from HRM businesses. From flowers… Read more »

Eastern Shore Restaurants Open for Take-Out & Delivery During COVID-19

Eastern Shore Restaurants Open for Take-Out & Delivery During COVID-19

Since it is becoming more apparent that the COVID-19 crisis will continue for a little longer, it is more important than ever to support local businesses. Many… Read more »

Yarmouth & Acadian Shores Restaurants Open for Take-Out and Delivery During COVID-19

Yarmouth & Acadian Shores Restaurants Open for Take-Out and Delivery During COVID-19

As COVID-19 continues to affect the country, it is more important than ever for people to support local businesses. Many of the local eateries in Yarmouth and… Read more »

Northumberland Shore Restaurants Open for Take-Out and Delivery During COVID-19

Northumberland Shore Restaurants Open for Take-Out and Delivery During COVID-19

Things are changing every day as the Northumberland communities listed below do what they can to Flatten the Curve and “Stay the Blazes Home” during the COVID-19… Read more »

Nova Scotia: South Shore Restaurants Open for Take-Out and Delivery During COVID-19

Nova Scotia: South Shore Restaurants Open for Take-Out and Delivery During COVID-19

Everyone has been advised to “Stay the Blazes Home” and support local eateries during the COVID-19 pandemic. Many local favourites have made changes to offer pick-up and… Read more »