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Ten questions with Braden Lam
by Morgan Mullin on January 23, 2020 at 7:37 pm
He's been, it feels, a star poised to shoot from the start: Selling out spaces like The Carleton to fellow students to see their favourite indie-folkster sing about love and growing up. Winning prizes like the Best of Halifax Readers' Choice Award for Best New Band and the SOCAN Award For Young Canadian Songwriters.…
The long game
by Dan Savage on January 23, 2020 at 8:00 am
People change. Plus: Why gaslighting your partner is a bad move. Q I'm a 30-year-old bi male.…
Kicking the plastic habit
by Nicoletta Dini on January 23, 2020 at 8:00 am
As a plant-based butchery, Gottingen Street's Real Fake Meats is far from a typical butcher shop. But if there's one tradition co-founder Lauren Marshall believes is worth preserving, it's wrapping her products in old-fashioned butcher-shop paper, not plastic.…
Angel Bat Dawid soars
by Chris Stoodley on January 23, 2020 at 5:00 am
Chicago’s new free-jazz star shines in Halifax on Saturday, Jan 25. Angel Bat Dawid w/NAT Chantel, New Hermitage Sat Jan 25, 8pm The Bus Stop Theatre, 2203 Gottingen Street $20/PWYC…
Welcome to Hellifax
by Jordyn F. Bochon on January 23, 2020 at 5:00 am
Pema Chödrön calls out Shambhala leader over sex abuse
by Stephanie Domet on January 23, 2020 at 5:00 am
Famed Buddhist nun resigns to protest the return of disgraced Osel Mukpo. One of Shambhala Buddhism's most prominent figures announced she's stepping down as a senior teacher.…
Canadian Cannabis News
Cannabis edibles in high demand but not quite a jackpot for Toronto store owners facing shortages
by Joseph Hall - Feature Writer on January 17, 2020 at 4:18 pm
The so-called cannabis 2.0 products (cookies, chocolates, gummies — even tea) are appealing to the province’s cannabis-curious who can’t or don’t want to smoke it. So much so, in fact, that stores haven’t been able to keep up with demand.
Saskatchewan opening up retail cannabis market to help meet consumer demand
by The Canadian Press on October 29, 2019 at 9:54 pm
The government says it will open the market to more retailers in the hope of discouraging competition from illegal sellers.
Cannabis courses and programs wafting across Canadian university and college campuses
by Joseph Hall - Feature Writer on July 26, 2019 at 4:35 pm
At least 12 post-secondary schools are getting in on the educational boom, developing scientific knowledge and preparing students for work in the industry.
In high-stakes world of pot edibles, cannabis companies aim to start small
by Joseph Hall - Feature Writer on July 12, 2019 at 9:00 am
Unlike the cornucopia of pot-wares sold in legalized U.S. states, Canadian firms have opted to focus on a small core of offerings when the edibles market opens up in December.
A long way from Pablo Escobar: Colombian entrepreneur seeks to sell Canadians medical cannabis
by Joseph Hall - Feature Writer on June 23, 2019 at 11:00 am
As Colombia promotes legal trade, and fights stigma, company seeks importation licence to prepare for when Canada turns to foreign producers.