When Caitlan’s Place opens this week it will be Halifax’s second transition house for women leaving jail. Coverdale Courtwork Society will run the six-bed house until at least next March as a pilot program.
Three new cases of COVID-19 were reported in the province on Wednesday, bringing the total known active cases to 21, according to a news release from Nova Scotia's Department of Health and Wellness.
The military psychiatrist who diagnosed Lionel Desmond with complex post-traumatic stress disorder told a fatality inquiry that despite some improvement after three years of treatment, the Afghanistan veteran continued to relapse when triggered by life stressors.
Halifax's new tourism strategy will be a year-round effort to showcase the local music scene, launch events and appeal to international travellers as the municipality looks to rebound post-pandemic from losses of around $800 million so far. Discover Halifax, the regional marketing association overseeing tourism in the Nova Scotia capital, presented its long-awaited integrated tourism master plan to regional council on Tuesday.