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Charity Gift-Giving: An Idea From Tom Rose & Partnership With Sara Napier’s United Way Has Helped Raise $6.7 M For Newly Created Atlantic Compassion Fund & Counting & Growing
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Sunday Edition, Below
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Residential Real Estate Still Hot In HFX Commons & City’s Northend – Despite Pandemic Times – Says Realtor Rosie Porter
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Real Estate Also Hot In Halifax Southend – Realtor Meghan Laing Says
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Halifax Port: That $12M Crane Being Shipped To Southend Container Terminal Delayed Off Coast Of Africa
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Premier Stephen McNeil & Highways Minister Lloyd Hines Usher In Golden Era For NS Road Builders – A Title Once Given To John Buchanan
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103 HWY: NS Highways Minister Lloyd Hines Offers Reasons Twinning Paving Tender Results In Bids $5 Million Lower Than Department’s Own Budget Estimates
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Don Mills: 103 HWY Twinning Tenders Ought To Have Been Issued In Winter – Criticizes McNeil Government Tardy Tender Practices
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That Extra $230 M In Road Building Work Does Not Include Twinning To Bridgewater Nor The Canso Causeway – We Asked The Question Of HWYs Minister Hines
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Development: Joseph Arab Wants 16-Storey Tower Built At Gottingen Street’s Victoria Hall
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Development: Danny Chedrawe Parlayed A 6/49 Lotto Win To Becoming A Noted City Condo & Apartment Builder
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Development: What’s Next For Danny Chedrawe: Cruikshank’s, Bens Bakery & Mills Bros. Projects In The Works
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Development: Danny Chedrawe: Part III: A Look At His Developments Over 30-Years
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Development: Sam Nahas & Greater HFX Partnership Explain Why So Many Developers From Lebanese Community In Halifax
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Notebook Archives: Before He Died, John Buchanan Confessed: ‘I Could Not Say No To The Voters
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Saturday Edition, Below
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Realtor Rosie Porter Sells Andy & Karen Lynch’s HFX Abode Over Facetime – Ontario Buyers Did Not Tour It
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HFX Hospitality Titan Dennis Campbell: ‘We Will Launch Harbour Hoppers & Other Tour Boats July 1st – But Revenues Will Be Down By 75%’
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Discover Halifax’s Tourism Exec Ross Jefferson: Advertisement Campaigns To Encourage Nova Scotians To Vacation Locally
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Discover Halifax Tourism Agency Forecasts $2.3 Million Hit – Part II With Ross Jefferson
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Alison Strachan: Sifting Through Photographs & Thinking About A Vacation Close To Home
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Cottage Life: Catherine Watson Of McInnes Cooper On Turning Cottage Over To Next Generation
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MacPolitics: Will NS Premier Stephen McNeil Call A Fall Vote?
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MacPolitics: PC Leader Tim Houston Encourages Nova Scotians To Vacation Locally
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MacPolitics: Over 60% Of Nova Scotians Favour Liberal PM Justin Trudeau, Poll Finds
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MacPolitics: Tory Premier Blaine Higgs Rides To Historic Popularity Levels In New Brunswick
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A Maritime Moment: Lane Farguson Takes Trusty Camera To Capture Iconic Peggy’s Cove In Pre-Pandemic Times
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Home Chef Gary’s Maritime Recipe: Fabulous Fiddlehead Soup With Spiced Pecans
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Wednesday Edition
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Retired Architect Andy Lynch & Karen Lynch Have Just Sold Their Quinpool Road House – And Got Close To Asking Price During a Pandemic
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Carl Potter Loses Big Tender On 103 HWY Paving To A New Brunswick Road-Builder – Dexter Construction Edged Out By Tight Margin
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Halifax Port: Can The Cruise Ship 2020 Season Be Salvaged? Port CEO Captain Gray: ‘It Will Take 2-3 Years To Rebuild Industry To Record Levels’
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Emerging Halifax-Toronto Architect Omar Gandhi Creates New Maritime Vernacular For Jim Spatz & Val MacDonald’s Chester Back Harbour Cottage
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Halifax-Toronto Architect Omar Gandhi: Called Canada’s Next Best Architect: Refines New Maritime Vernacular
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MacPolitics: Halifax Pollster Margaret Brigley Reports Premier Stephen McNeil’s Popularity Soars To Record Highs
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MacPolitics: PEI Tory Premier Dennis King Rates Record Popularity Of An Island Government – Ever Says Pollster
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Alison Strachan’s Bird Watching In Halifax & Lunenburg Offers Joys To Behold Of Wildlife: ‘I’ve Become That Woman’
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New Column: A Maritime Moment: Hummers In Rural St. Margaret’s Bay
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Grasshoppers Are Cute, But June Bugs? A Sure Sign Of Early Summer’s Arrival: June Bugs Make Annual Visits To NS This Week
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Cottage Life: Seasonal Ownership Does Have Some Pitfalls
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Sunday Edition, Below
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Cottage Life: Richie Mann On Pros & Cons Of Northumberland Strait Cottage Ownership
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Business

Charity Gift-Giving: An Idea From Tom Rose & Partnership With Sara Napier’s United Way Has Helped Raise $6.7 M For Newly Created Atlantic Compassion Fund & Counting & Growing

Charity Gift-Giving: An Idea From Tom Rose & Partnership With Sara Napier’s United Way Has Helped Raise $6.7 M For Newly Created Atlantic Compassion Fund & Counting & Growing

By Andrew Macdonald How Tom Rose Conceived Newly Formed Atlantic Compassion Fund - During A Pandemic Halifax office furnishings mogul Tom Rose, who founded Atlantic Business Interiors, back in 1986, has significantly given back to his community. His inspired Atlantic...

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Millennial Entrepreneur Lara Cusson Re-Opens Cafe Lara

Millennial Entrepreneur Lara Cusson Re-Opens Cafe Lara

By Andrew Macdonald The pandemic has been particularly hard on emerging millennial entrepreneurs, folk aged 25 to 37, defining an age group who are passionate and enthused about being their own bosses in the City of Halifax. Dedicated readers of The Notebook are...

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