Experience the very best of summer in Atlantic Canada
Millicent McKay offers an insider’s guide to P.E.I.
Is tourism a trap for Atlantic Canadians?
Foraging for wild food in Atlantic Canada
Four food trucks to try in Newfoundland this summer
Underwater tourism is the ultimate immersive experience
Is Atlantic Canadian tourism doing luxury right?
The Journal Pioneer
RUSSELL WANGERSKY: Power problems right down the line
PRAJWALA DIXIT: Atlantic Canadian Indians, Pakistanis weigh in decision to abolish Kashmir's special status laws
RUSSELL WANGERSKY: Use your inside voice
RUSSELL WANGERSKY: Watching the world through a screen
OPINION: Kamala Harris is already on first base
RUSSELL WANGERSKY: Avalon Peninsula could find itself out in the cold
COMMENTARY: Please hear Hong Kong’s cry for help
WE ARE a group of Hong Kongers living in Halifax. We’d like to express our concerns, hopelessness and disappointment over developments in the place we once called home. We are demanding that the Canadian government assist its citizens in ...
BRIAN HODDER: Made-in-Canada approach to gun control
During the summer, weekends are supposed to be times when people can relax and hopefully get away from the stresses of daily life. While some people go away to the outdoors with family and friends, others look forward to indoor activities ...
JIM VIBERT: Grits paint Tories melancholy blue
Federal cabinet ministers are popping up across the land these days spreading largesse liberally — Liberally? — and, when given half a chance, reminding folks that the other guys are meanies. Except, the “other ...
STEVE BARTLETT: Check the source before believing what you read
The small seaside restaurant had been selected as a place to eat in Canada. I got up early one summer morning and drove a couple of hours to do a story on it. The woman who operated the restaurant, a super-friendly senior citizen was thrilled ...
JIM VIBERT: Seniors want health-care bureaucrats out of the way
Some Nova Scotia seniors say the provincial government could make an immediate improvement to their health care — and the quality of their lives — by getting the health bureaucrats out of the way and letting doctors practise ...
PRAJWALA DIXIT: A wave of change is emerging in Atlantic Canada
I have lived in Atlantic Canada for nearly a decade. I arrived as a student, successfully completed my education, snagged a Nova Scotian man along the way and now we have a babbling toddler who is both Indian and Canadian! There are many times I ...
PAM FRAMPTON: Trudeau’s silence is not golden
Watching video clips of Justin Trudeau and his gender-balanced cabinet walking to Rideau Hall for their swearing in on that bright fall day — Nov. 4, 2015 — I felt uplifted. They were smiling and waving and were greeted ...
TO THE POINT: Gap between public, private sector jobs must continue to narrow on PEI
Don Mills Over the last five decades, Atlantic Canada has trailed the rest of Canada in economic growth - with a few exceptions – and there are at least two structural reasons for this weaker performance. The first is population ...
HEATHER HUYBREGTS: When your child learns the ‘F’ word
The other day, my six-year-old proclaimed, “I know the 'F' word." It was just as I was dropping him off for his first day of camp, which left me with no time to question him. Apparently, his little buddy taught him the ...
JOHN DeMONT: Cautionary tale of a fall from grace for Cyril Lunney
I spent Wednesday looking for Cyril Lunney, the long-time co-host of Halifax’s TV Breakfast Television whose smiling visage is no longer visible anywhere on the network’s website. But since his termination Friday, Lunney seems to have ...