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2013-06-12 23:27:24

The Westin Nova Scotian now offers complimentary internet to registered guests of the downtown Halifax hotel. Halifax, Nova Scotia (PRWEB) June 12, 2013 The Westin Nova Scotian is pleased to announce the launch of their free internet service to registered guests. The hotel offers basic internet services at no-charge with two additional options for more usability. “We´ve been listening to our guests and are now offering an internet service that accommodates the needs of...

2012-02-06 14:00:00

Enjoy Atlantic Cuisine this Valentine´s Day with a special five-course dinner served on February 14th. Halifax, Nova Scotia (PRWEB) February 06, 2012 Enjoy an intimate Halifax dining experience at elements on hollis this Valentine´s Day. The restaurant is hosting a delicious five-course meal for a romantic dinner for two and features the best selection of Atlantic cuisine. Patrons have the option to add Nova Scotia wine pairings for a true Nova Scotia dining experience. The...

2011-07-13 10:00:00

HALIFAX, Nova Scotia, July 13, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Help support the Children's Miracle Network by participating in the annual golf tournament hosted by the Halifax Marriott Harbourfront Hotel. The hotel in Halifax, NS, is a proud supporter of the charity organization and is hoping to exceed their donation contribution from last year that was more than $50,000. The golf tournament will be held on September 29, 2011, at Glen Arbour Golf Course. Teams of four can enter the scramble-style...

2010-09-20 10:00:00

MONTREAL, Sept. 20 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - Jean-Jacques Ruest, executive vice-president and chief marketing officer of CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE:CNI), will discuss the role of gateways in the North American transportation market in a speech to the American Association of Port Authorities annual convention in Halifax, N.S., on Sept. 21, 2010, starting at 1 p.m. Atlantic time. Ruest will deliver his remarks in the Commonwealth Ballroom of the Westin Nova Scotian hotel, located at 1181 Hollis Street,...

2010-07-27 10:00:00

HALIFAX, Nova Scotia, July 27 /PRNewswire/ -- Halifax is home to the International Busker Festival 2010. Taking place in downtown Halifax near the Halifax Marriott Harbourfront Hotel in Nova Scotia from August 5-15, 2010, locals, visitors and Busker Festival fans alike are sure to delight in "hundreds of mind blowing shows from around the world." A "busker" is a person who entertains people in public places, usually while asking for money. This Busker Festival is the oldest and largest in...


Word of the Day
grass-comber
  • A landsman who is making his first voyage at sea; a novice who enters naval service from rural life.
According to the OED, a grass-comber is also 'a sailor's term for one who has been a farm-labourer.'