Nova Scotia marks anniversary of catastrophic Halifax Explosion 102 years ago

Friday marks the 102nd anniversary of the Halifax Explosion. On December 6, 1917, the cargo ships SS Imo and SS Mont Blanc collided in the harbour, starting a fire on Mont Blanc. Mont Blanc was full of explosives and as…

Family secrets revealed in new play, ‘Winter’s Daughter,’ performed at Segal Centre

Gino Chiarella knows something about his mother that he didn’t tell anybody for years. “It’s a secret,” he smiled. “I kept it.” Related News That secret will come to light in a play titled Winter’s Daughter, put on by Table…

New Segal Centre production focuses on one Montreal family’s history

An Italian Montreal barber whose mother was a child of the First World War, made a surprising discovery about her true heritage, while on a trip to Italy to visit his grandparents. Global’s Phil Carpenter has this sneak peak of…