Acadia University’s Ray Ivany advocates ann “old school” approach to Nova Scotia’s economic woes.

It had been a very bad week for Nova Scotia Premier Darrell Dexter. Two days earlier, on August 22, 2011, he had arrived at his downtown Halifax office at 9 a.m. to word federal NDP leader Jack Layton, a close friend of many years, had …

“So…” The new owner glanced around the room at the expectant faces of the small group of front office employees he’d inherited as part of his recent purchase of their company. “Who here handles group sales?” It was September 2003, and Robert David Smith had …

By sea and by air, Nova Scotia’s capital is the entry point for millions of visitors each year. Here’s the breakdown of those numbers. Airport Passengers The number of enplaned and deplaned passengers at Halifax Stanfield International Airport has risen by nearly 18 per cent …