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COVID-19 Conspiracies Creating a ‘Public Health Crisis’ in Canada, Experts Say

COVID-19 Conspiracies Creating a ‘Public Health Crisis’ in Canada, Experts Say

Researchers say conspiracy theories around COVID-19 are spreading at an alarming rate across the country — and they warn that misinformation shared online may lead to devastating consequences and push Canadians to shun important safety measures.

NHL Hit With Criticism Over English-Only Version of “O Canada” on Saturday

NHL Hit With Criticism Over English-Only Version of “O Canada” on Saturday

The National Hockey League says it presented an English−only version of the Canadian national anthem on Saturday night because the Montreal Canadiens were considered the road team in… Read more »

Ryan Reynolds Launches Training Program to Boost Inclusivity on His Next Film

Ryan Reynolds Launches Training Program to Boost Inclusivity on His Next Film

Ryan Reynolds is using his Hollywood star power to launch an on−set film production diversity program for marginalized communities. The Vancouver−born “Deadpool” actor has announced plans for the… Read more »

Federal Documents Say Huawei’s Meng Lied, Supporting Her Extradition to U.S.

Federal Documents Say Huawei’s Meng Lied, Supporting Her Extradition to U.S.

Documents from lawyers for Canada’s attorney general say a series of witnesses will prove Huawei executive Meng Wanzhou lied to HSBC bank about the company’s relationship’s with Skycom in Iran…. Read more »

Costco Launches Same-day Grocery Delivery Across Canada; Membership Not Required

Costco Launches Same-day Grocery Delivery Across Canada; Membership Not Required

Costco has partnered with Instcart and has launched same-day delivery from 76 Costco warehouses across Canada. Canadians can shop online from Costco’s wide assortment of items including… Read more »

Things to Do

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.a Watch Amazing Theatre Performances From Across the World This Weekend Friday, July 31… Read more »

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

Watch Amazing Theatre Performances From Across the World for Free 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 »

Canadian Artists, Writers, Performers Call for National Basic Income

Canadian Artists, Writers, Performers Call for National Basic Income

A group of Canadian artists, writers, technicians and performers is calling on Ottawa to guarantee a basic income for anyone in need. Novellist and screenwriter Emma Donoghue, poet… Read more »

Travel Ideas

25 Outdoor Things to Do this Summer in Liverpool and Queens County

25 Outdoor Things to Do this Summer in Liverpool and Queens County

Hail to the Queens—well, Queens County. Nestled beside several counties, Queens holds a special place in southern Nova Scotia. They’ve got a bunch of parks, a few… Read more »

Top Things to Do Outdoors this Summer in and Around Shelburne

Top Things to Do Outdoors this Summer in and Around Shelburne

Home to Cape Sable Island, several beaches and trails, and some unique outdoor adventures, there’s never a dull moment in Shelburne. It’s one of the smaller Nova Scotia counties, so with a bit of careful planning, you could explore this whole list over a long weekend trip.

25 Things to Do This Summer in and Around Windsor

25 Things to Do This Summer in and Around Windsor

Hants County is an interesting part of Nova Scotia. It holds history going back to the American Revolution, and it has new spaces to explore nature. It has places that transform from winter to summer, providing different kinds of adventure. It’s along the Bay of Fundy, but it also touches the edge of the HRM County. Wherever you go in Hants County, you’re sure to enjoy its natural beauty in a meaningful and memorable way.

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 »