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Who we are!

WHO WE ARE: Hey everybody! We’re the group leading Darren Fisher’s Youth Council for the 2017 to 2018 year! We’re super excited to deliver a whole slew of unique and fun experiences alongside Fisher’s office. The Youth Council this year includes over 15 teens who are looking forward to finding new and fresh ways [...]

The Woodside, Dartmouth Parks Canada Archaeology Lab Will Remain Open!

As many of you know, I've been working very hard with our Atlantic Caucus to save the Woodside Dartmouth Archaeology Lab from closure. I'm so proud to say that the lab will remain open. Our artifacts will remain in Atlantic Canada. I'm proud of the work our Atlantic Caucus does every day. When we [...]

Visit the #BrightSide, Dartmouth-Cole Harbour!

Do you love Dartmouth-Cole Harbour? Let's encourage folks from Halifax and all over, to visit the #BrightSide. SHARE photos, videos and stories on Instagram, Facebook & Twitter of awesome places, people and things in Dartmouth-Cole Harbour- TAG: #BrightSide Featured in this video: Bodega Boutique Room 152 Clothing Boutique Downtown Dartmouth Business Commission [...]

Darren Questions Minister of Environment on Blue Mountain Birch Cove Lakes Wilderness Area.

I'm the only Atlantic Canadian member of the Standing Committee of Environment and Sustainable Development. Whenever I can bring up issues affecting Atlantic Canada at Committee, I do! In our Committee's last report we recommended that the Government of Canada partner with provincial, municipal, territorial or other governments to protect terrestrial and marine areas. I [...]

Congratulations to Stone Hearth Bakery for winning the Champions of Mental Health Award!

Huge congratulations to the folks of Stone Hearth Bakery / MetroWorks Employment Association for winning the Canadian Alliance on Mental Illness and Mental Health Champions of Mental Health Award!! This award is to celebrate individuals and organizations whose outstanding contributions have advanced the mental health agenda in Canada. I love Stone Hearth Bakery. Founded in [...]

Remembering Petty Officer Second Class Craig Blake

Seven years ago today, Petty Officer Second Class Craig Blake was killed in action as he served with honour and pride alongside his comrades in Afghanistan. Craig is loved and missed by his family, friends and our community in Dartmouth-Cole Harbour. So much so, that our community named a park in Montebello and one of [...]

#GETLOUD for Mental Health Week!

Today kicks off Mental Health Week. Let’s #GETLOUD for mental health and make a conscious effort to learn, talk, reflect and engage with others. Together we can work to reduce the stigma surrounding mental health and provide support to those who need it. For people who suffer from mental illness the simplest tasks can feel [...]