The first session will be prorogued earlier in the day at 11 a.m.
It is necessary to prorogue the existing session to open a new session of the general assembly.
More small and medium-sized businesses will now have direct access to Dalhousie University engineers to develop and make prototypes of new products.
The Nova Scotia Product Design and Development Centre will provide Nova Scotia businesses with product research, development and prototyping services, helping to turn ideas into marketable products.
Thursday, Aug. 21, 2014 (Halifax, NS) – A number of streets in downtown Dartmouth will be closed on Sunday, Aug. 24, for Switch: Open Streets.
Starting at noon, Portland Street will be closed from Alderney Drive to Prince Albert Road, as well as Prince Albert from Portland to Sinclair Street. All affected streets will reopen at 4 p.m. on Sunday.
Motorists are advised that due to the closures, the traffic signals at Prince Albert and Hawthorne Street will be turned off and the intersection will be controlled by Halifax Regional Police.
Switch: Open Streets is not about street closures – it is about opening streets to a greater variety of transportation modes. The event is meant to encourage people to enjoy the Halifax region in a new way by walking, biking and moving around safely and comfortably on a two-kilometre route.
For more information about Switch: Open Streets, please visit http://switchhfx.ca/.
Thursday, Aug. 21, 2014 (Halifax, NS) – Halifax Regional Municipality is advising residents and motorists that beginning tomorrow (Friday) work will begin on extending the natural gas main on Bedford Highway between Main Avenue and civic # 50 Bedford Highway.
The pipe installation and subsequent restoration is expected to take approximately four weeks. Lane drops will be in place during construction. A lane of traffic in each direction will be maintained at all times and no work will take place between 7 a.m. and 9 a.m., or between 4 p.m. and 6 p.m., Monday to Friday.
Motorists should expect delays and are asked to use alternative routes whenever possible.
Heritage Gas and the municipality apologize in advance for any inconvenience this work may cause.
Premier Stephen McNeil was saddened to hear of the passing of renowned Cape Breton fiddler Hugh Allan "Buddy" MacMaster today, Aug. 21.
"Our thoughts and deepest condolences go out to the MacMaster family during this difficult time," said Premier McNeil.
Environment Minister Randy Delorey has issued a Ministerial Order today, Aug. 21, to ensure that Northern Pulp takes measures to reduce air quality emissions that exceed approved limits under the Environment Act.
My husband, Todd and I have been together 11 years. We just celebrated our seventh wedding anniversary.
That’s a long time nowadays and I’m a piece of work, so much of the credit goes to him.
Seamus O'Regan is running for the "Pothead Party" (aka The Liberals)
Finnegan spots a ghost in the Beaver Bank Bunker
Jamie & Lisa tell you which brand of coleslaw may contain listerioza
Someone is changing the letters on a well known sign in town
Why would one need a bullet-proof vest to go target shooting??
Last weekend we entertained our friends from New Brunswick. It was a weekend getaway for Ralph and Michelle. They arrived Thursday afternoon and for the next 48 hours it was full-on chatting, catching up, laughing, eating and drinking. Because Michelle and I are both foodies and write our own food blogs, my goal was to […]