Tag Archives: Halifax NS

A dream comes true.

It started with a story rattling in my head 20 years ago. Several characters created from personalities of people I knew. Some who’d long passed (A few sadly at their own hands.) but the notion to breath life back into … Continue reading

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Linda Felix – A Feline’s hero

Spay Day in Halifax is a BIG deal for low income families who have cats. The cost for an adult cat is about $100 and many families take advantage of the low cost since most vet clinics charge well over … Continue reading

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YWCA, and what Nancy Regan taught us about The Bridge.

May 7th saw me at a meeting at our local YWCA’s women’s center. It was an introduction to the Bridge program; which is a mash up of a bunch of different programs that work for single mom’s trying to get … Continue reading

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A Short trip on the 20 Herring Cove. – Racism at it’s worst.

I’ve been a witness to hatred; Hell I’ve been part of it for years. Intolerance, I’ve dealt with that within my own damn family! And racism as well while in school; which I despise. Regardless of a person’s gender, age, … Continue reading

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Metro Bus strike, Overtime isn’t the issue – Management is

So on Friday there was a vote for a contract the city offered the local ATU 508, it was rejected with an astounding 78% mainly due to the wording to the contract and the “buy-out” of 1500 at signing, and … Continue reading

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picketing bus drivers struck by motorist in crosswalk

It was a quite morning when I showed up to walk with the picketers in support of the ATU at the Dartmouth Sports plex, that is till about 10:45 am when a 55 year old Tatamagouche driver of a silver ford focus took to cutting … Continue reading

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Halifax’s pending strike looms on it’s 11th hour…

Talks with the Municipality and the ATU stalled on Tuesday around noon when they failed to reach an agreement, thou workers will be available to provide services on Wednesday as usual as the dead line is 12:01 Am Thursday morning. … Continue reading

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