Halifax-Chebucto MLA Joachim Stroink has announced $119,571.75 in funding for 2b theatre association through the Creative Industries Fund. Administered by the Department of Communities, Culture and Heritage, the fund is designed to help both businesses and non-profits expand and improve export activity, and global competitiveness. “This funding will enhance our...

Halifax-Chebucto MLA Joachim Stroink has announced $53,000 in funding for Music Nova Scotia through the Creative Industries Fund. Administered by the Department of Communities, Culture and Heritage, the fund is designed to help both businesses and non-profits expand and improve export activity, and global competitiveness. “Creativity and innovation are...

The province will provide $1.875 million to purchase new mammography systems to support high-quality breast screening across Nova Scotia. "It is important that people have access to this technology, we know early detection saves lives," said Halifax Chebucto MLA Joachim Stroink. "I'm happy to see that...

And we're into another week, I spent most of Monday the 28th canvassing but I did make my way to the Quinpool Road Mainstreet District Association's Holiday Party at Blue Olive; it was great chatting with Tiffany from Freeman's Pizza, Gerry from East Coast Bakery,...

On Monday the 21st I met with Wendy Keen, CEO of New Start Counselling, to learn more about the programs and services they offer and canvassed with one of our many dedicated volunteers, Lynne Hines. Monday also marked the launch of the Quinpool Road Mainstreet District Association...

I started the week with a day trip to Ottawa with my mother, Maartje. We visited the House of Commons, got a tour, bumped into Nova Scotia's Speaker, Kevin Murphy, snapped a photo with Speaker Geoff Regan and watched Question Period from the Speaker's Gallery...

I was happy to start the week representing Minister of Health & Wellness Leo Glavine announcing funding for Kids Help Phone online chat service. The funding provided by the Province will ensure youth at risk can access help by online chat, their preferred method of...