Today, we celebrate Canada’s 153rd birthday. I immigrated to Canada 36 years ago and I have always felt that this is my home: I was blessed to marry and raise my two beautiful daughters right here in Halifax, NS. Canada Day is a celebration of everything that...

#OurWeeklyGratitude This week is dedicated to the Domino's Pizza on Parkland Drive and manager, Brennan Norris! Your store noticed a need to acknowledge the work of our health front-line workers; your donations of 30 pizzas to Ocean View Continuing Care Centre, and ten pizzas to Parkstone Enhanced...

I would like to wish a Happy Father’s Day to all the amazing fathers out there! Especially to my father (Jamal), my father-in-law (Costantino), and my husband (John). Fathers are important figures in our lives. Thank you for teaching us valuable lessons, for protecting us and for...

We hope you can join us for our 7th Community Clean-up! -June 27th -10 a.m. to 12 p.m. -Meeting space: Saint Benedict's Parish parking lot. We will be abiding by the social distancing protocols. Please bring your masks and sanitizer. Further details above. Let's Stop Littering! ...

Zeina and I decided to take a little break today to get some resfrehing, cold ice cream from Booza Emessa. I was both disappointed and happy because they ran out of their famous pistachio rolls (my favourite)!; Happy because it was nice to hear the demand...

This week, my summer student, Michele Di Quinzio, and I put out the Litter Prevention signs, ‘Let’s Stop Littering - MLA Challenge.’ You will see these signs all around #ClaytonParkWest, as we ask all members of my riding to participate in keeping our area clean! Our goal is...

#OurWeeklyGratitude This week is dedicated to the Network for the Empowerment of Women. The N.E.W. made it a priority to start the online empowerment series, ‘Unleash Your Hidden Potential,’ that has been going on for eight weeks and counting. The network created this initiative, as they value the...

The events of the past two weeks, south of the border, and the peaceful protests here in my beloved country of Canada, have made me reflect and gather my thoughts. Equality and inclusion for all is something I am deeply passionate about and that truly...

#OurWeeklyGratitude This week is dedicated to the Blue Mountain Birch Cove Lakes Society. Your vital service of advocating for the near-urban wilderness area and the regional park, as well as coordinating group walks that are good for both mental and physical health, is a big part of...

#OurWeeklyGratitude This week is dedicated to the Friends of Clayton Park Society. The FOCP has always encouraged the youth in our riding to be involved in their community. We are grateful for all you are doing for Clayton Park West! ...