National Public Safety Telecommunicators Week

**** HRP Media Release National Public Safety Telecommunicators Week Halifax Regional Police is honoring the public safety telecommunicators employed in our Integrated Emergency Services (IES) dispatch centre during National Public Safety Telecommunicators Week, April 11-17. These dedicated employees truly put the first in ‘first responder’; they are a voice of calm at the other end […]

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Today all HRFE / HRP stations will fly their flags at half-mast from sunrise to sunset to mark Vimy Ridge Day, in remembrance of the Battle of Vimy Ridge

Never forget. Via HRFE “Today all HRFE stations will fly their flags at half-mast from sunrise to sunset to mark Vimy Ridge Day, in remembrance of the Battle of Vimy Ridge. 3,598 Canadians were killed and another 7,000 wounded during the World War I battle. We owe them our thanks and our remembrance, lest we […]

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THE ROYAL NOVA SCOTIA INTERNATIONAL TATTOO PRESENTS “THE SPIRIT OF NOVA SCOTIA VIRTUAL WORLD TOUR 2021”

**** THE ROYAL NOVA SCOTIA INTERNATIONAL Tattoo Release  THE ROYAL NOVA SCOTIA INTERNATIONAL TATTOO PRESENTS “THE SPIRIT OF NOVA SCOTIA VIRTUAL WORLD TOUR 2021” The Royal Nova Scotia International Tattoo will tour the world virtually this summer presenting a series of geo-gated online shows in select territories across the globe. The Tattoo will partner with […]

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April is National Organ and Tissue Donation Awareness Month!

**** NSHA Media Release April is National Organ and Tissue Donation Awareness Month! It celebrates organ and tissue donation and raises awareness about the critical need for more donors across the country. On April 7 we encourage Nova Scotians to wear green on #GreenShirtDay held in honour of Humboldt Broncos bus crash victim Logan Boulet. […]

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Summer registration for recreation programming

**** HRM Media Release Summer registration for recreation programming The Halifax Regional Municipality is advising residents that summer recreation programs have once again been planned in accordance with public health guidelines. ​ Currently public health is allowing for multiple cohorts of 15 children in day camps and camp activities can be provided in both an […]

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Purple Day – International epilepsy day – returns on Friday, March 26 2021

**** Info via the epilepsy society Purple Day – International epilepsy day – returns on Friday, March 26 2021 Originating in Canada, Purple Day was invented by Cassidy Megan, a young girl who created the initiative in 2008 after getting motivated by the struggles she had with epilepsy. It’s a simple affair: you’re encouraged to […]

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Plans for Air Show Atlantic 2021 continue: Drive-In Concept

**** Airshow Atlantic Release Plans for Air Show Atlantic 2021 continue… We are adapting the design of the show to keep everyone safe. We will do everything we can to present the best air show possible in these extraordinary times. Our re-invention of the Show to be COVID-19 safe will continue to adapt to the fast-changing environment […]

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