Hi I just wanted to give a heads up there is a creepy man following young girls downton Halifax. He is slender build and has reddish brown and greying longish hair. I saw him while I was on my lunch and I warned the girls and he took off. Please look after each other.
One night in September I thought the bus was running later than it was and ended up having to walk home around 12:30am. Around Almon St. a biker drove by me staring, then turned around and came back over by the sidewalk and kept telling me it was such a nice night I should go … Continued
I read an article at some point in the last year in Halifax Magazine about Hollaback and I thought that it was terrible that we had to deal with that crap in our city, but was glad that there was a forum for people to be heard. Now I’m “lucky” and I get to add … Continued
one night a friend and i got some street food and sat down at the benches outside the old downtown library around 930pm. A man ran up to us from down Spring Garden screaming ‘HOW TALL ARE YOU’. My friend and i looked at each other bewildered as he ran right to me and said … Continued
One Halloween, I was downtown with some friends. We had called it a night, most of the group lived in the same area or on the way so they split a cab and I decided to wait by myself for a cab to go straight home, since I was out of the way. I was … Continued
Trigger warning: This article will discuss suicide, harassment, bullying, and rape. This can also be expected of current news articles and most other blogs that mention Rehtaeh Parsons. Rehtaeh Parsons of Cole Harbour isn’t able to share her story with us herself. We learned her name and story along with the rest of Halifax this … Continued
I was walking to my partner’s house around 10:30 pm and stopped at the gas station on Robie and Charles. Two guys in their early twenties were outside. They were intoxicated and began to approach me. One immediately held out his arms like he was going to hug me. I said “Don’t touch me.” He … Continued
Only once has anyone ever even tried to intervene for me. I was walking near the commons, and came to a group of guys talking to each other and blocking the sidewalk. I walked around them, and said “Excuse me” as I passed someone who was gesturing with his arms and kept stepping backwards. I … Continued