With renovations underway for the new Centre for Ocean Ventures and Entrepreneurship (COVE), potential tenants and members are encouraged to contribute to its final design. A request for information was issued today, March 9, to learn from local, national and international businesses about their design...

The Halifax Regional School Board is holding registration for the 2017-2018 school year during the month of February 2017. Do you have a child entering school this year? Read on for more information and useful links! Guardianship information, proof of address and citizenship, as well as educational records...

Nova Scotians will continue to get emergency home heating help this winter, thanks to the Good Neighbour Energy Fund. The Province, Nova Scotia Power and the Salvation Army are partnering to provide financial assistance to those most in need of emergency home heating assistance. “This fund recognizes...

Halifax-Chebucto MLA Joachim Stroink, on behalf of Communities, Culture and Heritage Minister Tony Ince, has announced Regional Development Grants for the following: George Dixon Centre – $12,000 Halifax Regional Municipality - $25,000 The Regional Development Grant program helps communities introduce sport and recreation opportunities, build capacity and promote gender equity. “I...

This week was filled with your typical MLA activities - meetings, committees and constituents! On Monday I met with a constituent who is new to Nova Scotia to offer some job-seeking advice. I also spent time catching up on emails and phone calls, as well...

Are you a potential high school graduate currently enrolled in the HRSB? You may need to include a reference letter with an application for: Post-secondary program (college or university) Exchange program Apprenticeship opportunity Scholarship, grant or bursary application   Superintendent Elwin LeRoux has written an open letter...

With winter comes the need to take extra precautions when getting around. Whether you're heading to the gym or you're heading out for a snowshoeing adventure you have to be vigilant. I'm sharing a few posts about staying safe this winter....