Knocking on doors, I have had the opportunity to ask people how they feel about snow clearing and the response from one resident really stuck out to me. He was visually impaired and told me how the the poor clearing has made navigating streets much harder in...

The Wellington Street development is a good example of why Councillors should not receive election donations from developers. Even if controversial decisions like this are made with absolutely no influence from those donations, there is definitely a perceived conflict of interest. There is no way...

My first bicycle was a banana-seated, white-walled beauty with high-rise handlebars. I’ve loved biking—for recreation and transportation—since I received that first two-wheeler (actually, four wheels if you consider the training wheels). I ride my bike 9 to 10 months of the year. I ride to do...

The issues we all face as a community can be overwhelming at times. We carry on, hoping to make change and occasionally we're reminded why we do. The new Halifax Mobile Food Market pilot project is a great example of an innovative, community-based project we...

TED is about ideas – especially spreading those ideas.  TED is not just a non-profit foundation committed to making great ideas accessible and sparking conversation, it is a global community, welcoming people from different disciplines and different cultures who are seeking a deeper understanding of...