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ISSUE #12 - Winter 2015

COVER STORY: The Architects

COMMUNITY BUILDERS: I Love Local HFX's Gordon Stevens and The Shubenacadie Canal Commission

OTHER FEATURES: The Future of Halifax, Mezza Lebanese Kitchen, Rousseau Chocolatier, Devour! The Food Film Fest, Halifax's Very Best Sweet Spots and Caf├ęs, Q & A with Louis Gossett Jr, Battle of the Atlantic, and more!

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Issue #11 - Autumn 2014

COVER STORY: Fred Connors

COMMUNITY BUILDERS: Lia Rinaldo and Michael Howell (Devour! The Food Film Fest), and Alliance Francaise

OTHER FEATURES: Ratinaud French Cuisine, Gottingen Eats, Q & A with Anthony Bourdain, The Growth & Evolution of Nova Scotian Craft Beer, The World of Organic (beer), Craft Beer Styles 101, The Craft Beer Update, The Bluenose Ghost Festival, Theatre Season Begins (Neptune Theatre), The Art of Mary Pratt, Q & A with Mo Kenney, Cyclesmith Goes North, Reasons to Love Downtown Dartmouth, Q Lofts, Instant Savings Long-Term Changes (Efficiency Nova Scotia), 2015 Nissan Micra, The Town of Gottingen, and more!

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Official Guide to Sausage Fest 2014

And here it is, the digital version of our "Official Guide to Sausage Fest". Inside, you will meet all 32 of this year's participants, find out who they are and what they're doing for Sausage Fest, as well as get information on our many pop-up events.

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Issue #10 - Summer 2014

COVER STORY: Donna and Carl Sparkes

COMMUNITY BUILDERS: Keltie Butler, Jimmy Lefresne, David Hovell

OTHER FEATURES: Destination Lunenburg, Luckett Vineyards, Official Guide to Sausage Fest, Grape Escapes, Wolfville Magic Winery Bus, Harris East, 7 Lakes, Cecilia Concerts, Prismatic Arts Festival, Nova Scotia's 25 BEST Local Eateries, Farmers' Markets of Nova Scotia map, craft beer update, Plan for Winter

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Issue #9 - Late Spring 2014

COVER STORY: Java Blend Coffee

COMMUNITY BUILDERS: Cedar Festival, Sophia Horowitz, Tim Rissesco

OTHER FEATURES: The Stubborn Goat, Bramoso Pizzeria, Alderney Landing Farmer's Market, Halifax's Best 25 Local Eateries, Devour! The Beach, 2015 Mini Cooper, Credit Union Atlantic, Emma Fitzgerald, Hiltz Taekwon-do, Made in Nova Scotia, and more.

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Issue #8 - Winter 2014

COVER STORY: Lang Eyewear & Optometry

COMMUNITY BUILDERS: Atlantic News, Bar Stillwell, Michelle Strum

OTHER FEATURES: Agricola Street Brasserie, Scanway Catering, Moirs Chocolate, the Craft Beer & Local Food Celebration, St.Cecilia Concert Series, Mary Poppins

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Issue #7 - Autumn 2013

COVER STORY: Our Ambassador - Megan Leslie

COMMUNITY BUILDERS: Pro Skates, Brian Titus (Garrison), and Durty Nelly's

OTHER FEATURES: The Golden Age, enVie, Boneheads BBQ, Sausage Fest, Common Roots Urban Garden, and more!

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Issue #6 - Summer 2013

COVER STORY: Wine Country - Entrepreneurs Investing in the Future of Our Great Province.

COMMUNITY BUILDERS: Obladee Wine Bar, and Pavia Gallery.

OTHER FEATURES: Local Tasting Tours, Saege Bistro, Sweet Hereafter, Local Hot Spots, the S Word, Sausage Fest Guide, and more!

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Issue #5 - Late Spring 2013

COVER STORY: Planet Paws

COMMUNITY BUILDERS: The Bike Pedaler, Arygle Fine Art, and Ratinaud French Cuisine.

OTHER FEATURES: Piatto Pizzeria, Front & Central, Local Recipes, CEED & CYBF, Shelter Nova Scotia, and more!

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Issue #4 - Winter 2013

COVER STORY: Plan B

COMMUNITY BUILDERS: Ditta Kasdan, Jules Chamberlain, and Andre Livingston.

OTHER FEATURES: The Halifax Burger Invasion, Our City's Metabolism, Muskrat Falls, How Energy Efficiency Makes Cents, Bullfrog Power, Fred for HRM, the Kitchen Crowdfund, the Second Chance Program, ISIS, Affirmative Ventures, Paul Chenard, Local Valentines, and more!

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Issue #3 - Autumn 2012

COVER STORY: Hope Blooms - A youth community business in North End Halifax.

COMMUNITY BUILDERS: Brooklyn Warehouse's George and Leo Christakos, Jenna Mooers and Jane Wright, and Getaway Farm's Chris deWaal and Ben Andrews.

OTHER FEATURES: 15 Years of Beers, Noggins Farm at Alderney Landing, Fresh Local Fish (Off the Hook), Urban Chickens, Outdoor Pizza, Edible Matters, Pavia Gallery, Local Flavours, Red Wine from Nova Scotia, Centre for Women in Business, Black Business Initiative, the BIG Swim, and Dawn of the New School (food truck feature).

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Issue #2 - Summer 2012

COVER: Lisa Drader-Murphy

COMMUNITY BUILDERS: Joel Flewelling, Jessy Lacourciere & Rachel Grant, and Peter Davison

OTHER FEATURES: Local Spirits, Loca Brews, La Cage Aux Folles, Fashion East showcase, Alderney Landing, Strategic Urban Partnership, Prostate Cancer Canada, Time for Lego

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Issue #1 - Spring 2012

COVER STORY: Urban Locavore

COMMUNITY BUILDERS: Wendy Friedman, James Dikaois, Sonia Menendez

OTHER FEATURES: Guide to Supporting Local, Work Spaces, For the Love of Art, The Business of Biking, CEED, Junior Achievement, Ballsy Cancer Society, Social Enterprise for a Day, Awesome Halifax

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