Coronavirus update 17, April 22 2020 A message about expanded testing, impact grant deadline, summer programs, more

This update was posted in the evening of April 22, 2020. The situation is changing by the hour. Please check the Canada, Nova Scotia and Halifax websites for the most up to date information. You can also check out my COVID-19 resources, with information on current Government Response, Individuals & Families, Business as well as Links to Resources including key social media to follow. The last few days have been some of the most difficult I have ever experienced. It is ok to cry, to be sad, to be angry, to be read more


Coronavirus update 16, April 20 2020 | Be kind to each other

This update was posted in the afternoon of April 20, 2020. The situation is changing by the hour. Please check the Canada, Nova Scotia and Halifax websites for the most up to date information. You can also check out my COVID-19 resources, with information on current Government Response, Individuals & Families, Business as well as Links to Resources including key social media to follow. I’m so sorry for everyone impacted by the tragedy yesterday. The news of the horrible tragedy yesterday would be hard to take at the best of times. Please read more


Coronavirus update 15, April 17, 2020 | State of Emergency extended, CERB, economic outlook, more

Today marks the end of week five of COVID-19 in Nova Scotia and we can see the light at the end of the tunnel.  Dr Strang said today that while things are trending in the right direction, in part due to early interventions and closures, Nova Scotians will not yet seeing a loosening of restrictions, though we may see that in a week or two. We need more time to make sure we have planked the curve. While we are looking read more


Coronavirus update 14, April 15, 2020 | staffing changes, live events and AMAs, be nice to each other, more

Hello! I hope you had a restful weekend and avoided your friends and family per public health direction! We are now in week five of the COVID-19 crisis in Halifax, and a lot of folks are getting a bit…. tired of it all. I get it, and share the frustration. I think the good news is that we are seeing nearby provinces with similar situations planking the curve. News of no new cases in six days in PEI and no read more


Coronavirus update 13, April 10, 2020 | Happy Passover, Easter, and pause in updates

This update was posted in the morning of April 10, 2020. The situation is changing by the hour. Please check the Canada, Nova Scotia and Halifax websites for the most up to date information. You can also check out my COVID-19 resources, with information on current Government Response, Individuals & Families, Business as well as Links to Resources including key social media to follow.   Happy Passover, Easter and long weekend to all!  I’m unplugging today and wanted to let you know the next update will be Wednesday April 22. Please, no matter read more