Helen Zhao dreams about cakes, breads and desserts as soft as clouds. Raised in China, where bakeries are filled with a combination of savoury, sweet and creamy treats, Zhao couldn't find the equivalent in Halifax.
Check your mailboxes this week for an invitation to participate in a survey measuring quality of life across the province. Engage Nova Scotia is leading the survey with support from Nova Scotia Community College. It is administered by the Canadian Index of Wellbeing at the University of Waterloo.
If you want to get a good idea of where the future of the music industry lies in this region, keep an eye of the talent generated by the Nova Scotia Community College’s programs at its Ivany Campus in Woodside.
Tasha Crouse is articulate, funny, outgoing. It hasn’t always been that way. In fact for years it hadn’t been that way at all. She was a homebody held back by confidence and social anxiety issues. A Grade 9 education didn’t unlock any doors and did nothing for her self worth or esteem.