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Mainstreet NS | Aug 14, 2013 | 15:29

Is there underappreciated potential in Halifax's urban sprawl?

Michael Poulton tells Mainstreet's Stephanie Domet we focus too much on downtown Halifax. (extended cut)

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Mainstreet NS Sexually explicit cover stops the presses Feb 14, 2014 | 8:06A sexually explicit cover has left Acadia University's student newspaper without a printer. Stephanie gets the scoop from The Athenaeum's editor in chief, Iain Bauer.
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Mainstreet NS Hunter slips and shoots himself near Shelburne Feb 13, 2014 | 7:05A Rockland resident barely came back alive from a recent hunting trip this winter. Phillip Williams shares his harrowing story.
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Mainstreet NS Nevada sociologist on brothels Feb 4, 2014 | 14:06Stephanie speaks about brothels with Barb Brents, a sociology professor in Nevada who wrote the book "The State of Sex: Tourism, Sex and Sin in the New American Heartland."
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Mainstreet NS Nevada brothel owner eyes Halifax Feb 3, 2014 | 15:38Stephanie interviews Dennis Hof, owner seven brothels in Nevada. Hof is thinking of expanding his brothels into Halifax.
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Mainstreet NS Mary & Myself Jan 23, 2014 | 6:49A NSCAD student has been nominated for a Canadian Screen Award. Hear the heartwrenching yet humorous story behind her animated documentary "Mary & Myself."
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Mainstreet NS Our oceans guy on how sea creatures survive the cold Jan 7, 2014 | 10:07If you think surviving a frosty day on land is tough, Boris Worm says two-degree ocean waters are much more deadly. And marine mammals and fish are uniquely adapted to that environment.
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Mainstreet NS Americans hope to build 10km tidal speedbump across Scots Bay Jan 2, 2014 | 11:19Ramez Atiya and Ted Verill want to create electricity with tidal power lagoon near Cape Split.
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Mainstreet NS Our oceans guy picks three stories from 2013 Dec 24, 2013 | 9:59Boris Worm tells Stephanie about the three stories he wants people to remember from 2013.
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Mainstreet NS Cyber safety and Charter rights Dec 17, 2013 | 17:33Two lawyers share their legal opinions on Nova Scotia's Cyber-safety Act, and whether it has led to a violation of people's Charter rights.
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