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  • Up, up and away

    Flight attendants have been given the raw deal that more than 180 of them will be laid off in Nova Scotia and across Canada over 600 will no ...

  • How do we define order?

    If nothing else the controversial appointment of Dr. Henry Morgentaler to the Order of Canada has rekindled an interest in the coveted civilian ...

  • We are all watchdogs

    Canada has taken measures against the African nation of Zimbabwe and its longtime ruler Robert Mugabe who was sworn in as president for a sixth ...

  • Court drama in realm of absurd

    At the legislative level, a bill is in the works to make it an offence for a parent to spank a child. In a courtroom this week, a father was told ...

  • Enter at your own risk

    Falling back on an out clause under the Freedom of Information Act, the Workers Compensation Board is refusing to name Nova Scotia's high risk ...

  • Pump down the jams

    The death of a Kenyan man in the quiet streets of Cranbrook, B.C. is prompting warnings from authorities that pedestrians must remain diligent ...

  • Going against the grain

    Kudos to Opposition leader Darrell Dexter and the NDP for stepping up and choosing to vote against the 2008-2009 Nova Scotia budget. While many ...

  • Do you know where you sit?

    With the cost of gas on schedule to reach the two-dollar mark as predicted by some analysts it's becoming increasingly important to understand ...

  • Rethinking our old ways

    Without provincial or federal legislation to the contrary, municipalities are free to direct raw, untreated sewage into the ocean for the tides ...

  • The best laid plans

    The snow has melted, cabin fever has broke and everyone is looking for a good fight. Well, here it is: a land-use public hearing is scheduled ...