I am so happy that I had the chance to attend the Rockingham Heritage Society’s Autumn Walk this past Sunday. The walk was led by Sharon Ingalls, a member of the Society, and began at the bottom of Kent Street. Immediately as the walk began, we...

I would like to take some time to shine a light on a major issue we are facing with the youth, and adults, across the globe. I attended an informative evening about Vaping as part of the MLA Dinner hosted by the Canadian Cancer Society. The CCS teamed up...

Tonight, I attended the Jollof Cook-off at Sobeys on Lacewood Drive as part of Nigeria Week. The Association of Nigerians in Nova Scotia hosted the event, and gathered those in the Nigerian community, as well as those around Clayton Park West, to learn how to cook Jollof...

Saturday marked UTSAV 2019, and I was honoured to attend on behalf of Minister of Communities, Culture and Heritage, Leo Glavine. UTSAV is put on every year by the South Indian Cultural Association of the Maritimes. Utsav means Festival — and what a festival it was! There were beautiful...

Today, the Nigerian community of Nova Scotia, and many attendees, gathered at Grand Parade Square to commemorate the 59th Anniversary of the Proclamation of Nigerian Independence, and also to observe and celebrate the Proclamation of Nigeria Week in Nova Scotia. The Nigerian Flag was raised after...

I had the privilege of attending the official proclamation of Medic Monday, as well as the flag raising, on behalf of Health and Wellness Minister, Randy Delorey, at Grand Parade Square. I stood alongside Mayor Mike Savage, and Deputy Mayor, Tony Mancini. Every day, Paramedics work at the forefront to...

Youth in Halifax and across the country today made their voices heard by participating in the Climate Strike. It was so inspiring to see so many people come together for such an important issue that affects us all. I was so happy to see first-hand all...

I had the most incredible time walking in the fashion show for this years Lady Ball, hosted by Ovarian Cancer Canada. I was joined by a long list of incredible women, ranging from politicians, a makeup artist, a singer, an RCMP officer and so many more;...

I had the opportunity to meet with MedMira CEO, Hermes Chan, and his wife and business partner, Carolina Hui, Chief Scientist and Co-Founder, at their research lab at 155 Chain Lake Drive. MedMira’s philosophy revolves around improving the health of humans by providing ‘rapid diagnostic technology’ for...

I am so delighted to have been able to take part in the Grand Fondo Baie Sainte-Marie; One of the most well-organized cycling events in Nova Scotia! They had over 1,000 participants and more than two-hundred wonderful volunteers. My husband and I, who did the 67 km,...