The Nova Scotia Legislature 200th Anniversary

Did you know that The Nova Scotia Legislature is Canada’s oldest Legislature? Also referred to as The Province House, it is in Halifax. It is where the Nova Scotia legislative assembly, known officially as the Nova Scotia House of Assembly, has met every year since 1819, making it the longest serving legislative building in Canada. […]

Argyle Street, Halifax in The Summer

The beautiful Argyle street in Downtown Halifax, Nova Scotia. Image credit: @prash.rama Check below to see an update about Argyle street from the desk of @hfxmoments. In other news, Nova Scotia is beautiful. Meanwhile, it’s such a cold and windy day in Halifax today (7 degrees).

Victoria Day 2019

Monday May 20, 2019 is Victoria Day holiday in Nova Scotia. According to Wikipedia, Victoria Day (Celebration of the Queen) is a federal Canadian public holiday celebrated on the last Monday preceding May 25, in honour of Queen Victoria’s birthday. As such, it is the Monday between the 18th to the 24th inclusive, and thus […]

The Affordable Access Program In Halifax Regional Municipality

The Affordable Access Program allows qualified Halifax Regional Municipality residents to apply for municipal subsidized programs. This new intake process will allow you to apply once and have that application considered for multiple programs. What is available as part of the Affordable Access Program? Low Income Transit Pass Allows participants to purchase a monthly adult […]

Halifax Hosts The 2019 Memorial Cup Plus Street Fest

Thousands of people are expected to descend on Halifax’s downtown for the next 10 days as the city hosts the 101st Memorial Cup. It was last hosted in Halifax in 2000. The Memorial Cup trophy symbolizes the championship of the Canadian Hockey League (CHL). Hockey is a big thing in Canada, just like football (soccer) […]

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