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This Is North Preston: A Community Response

This Is North Preston: A Community Response

in Community, Opinion, Features

My intention was to write review of the documentary film This Is North Preston, but when I learned that there were residents of North Preston who were protesting the Halifax showings of the film, I decided to expand my research scope.

New Culture Satellite Account Data

New Culture Satellite Account Data

in Community, Reports

On April 25th, Statistics Canada released updated Provincial/Territorial Culture Indicators (PTCI) from the Culture Satellite Account (CSA).

BEA’s 13 th Annual Regional Educators Program Provincial Spelling BEE finishes

BEA’s 13 th Annual Regional Educators Program Provincial Spelling BEE finishes

in Acheivement, Leadership, Empowerment, Press Release

BEA’s 13th Annual Regional Educators Program Provincial Spelling BEE finishes with winning word ‘A-F-F-E-C-T-A-T-I-O-N’!

ANSMA Emerging Artist of the Year, ZAMANI, heads to Europe; listen to feature songs

ANSMA Emerging Artist of the Year, ZAMANI, heads to Europe; listen to feature songs

in Acheivement, Empowerment, Press Release

Singer, songwriter and producer - Zamani, will be heading from Halifax to Rotterdam (NL) to perform at New Skool Rules,  Europe’s largest international Urban Music Conference and Festival, May 17-19th 2019.

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The African Nova Scotian Directory

The African Nova Scotian Directory

East Preston native, Tyson Tolliver, is a self-starter with a passionate interest in preserving and promoting African Canadian culture.

July 1, 2018 By Ariel Gough

Building BLxCKHOUSE in North Preston

Building BLxCKHOUSE in North Preston

LeMeia Reddick is redesigning trusted urban spaces.

March 14, 2019 By Ki Rolle

Celebrate African Heritage Month 2019: Sharing the History and Culture of African Nova Scotians

Celebrate African Heritage Month 2019: Sharing the History and Culture of African Nova Scotians

This year’s African Heritage Month provincial theme, Our History is YOUR History, recognizes the unique history of African Nova Scotians and how it is interwoven with the past, present and future of all Nova Scotians.

December 17, 2018 By African Heritage Month Information Network

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Moratorium Placed on Street Checks of Pedestrians, Vehicle Passengers

Moratorium Placed on Street Checks of Pedestrians, Vehicle Passengers

in Politics, Community, Press Release

Attorney General and Justice Minister Mark Furey today, April 17, directed police across the province to suspend street checks of pedestrians and passengers in motor vehicles until further notice.

Jamaican Maroons in Halifax: A Black Canadian History Guide

Jamaican Maroons in Halifax: A Black Canadian History Guide

in History / Archives, Press Release, Guide

The Canadian Black History Collective (CBHC) is proud to present their inaugural historical guide - Jamaican Maroons in Halifax: A Black Canadian History Guide telling the frequently forgotten story of the Jamaican Maroons in Halifax.

Business is Jammin' Newsletter

Business is Jammin' Newsletter

in Entrepreneur, Innovation, Community, Development, Empowerment

Check out the April Business Is Jammin' newsletter to learn about the Biz Kidz March Break camp, the Futures Program, BIJ art contest, events, and more!

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