Category Archives: the’fax

the’fax for Nov. 29, 2012 (episode 4)

This week’s show includes the shutdown of an atmospheric research project at Dalhousie, “green” concrete and what Black Friday looks like in Halifax.

Hosts are Jessica Jay and Matt Woodman.

web-only stories:

Chris Putnam at the annual HRM Christmas Tree lighting ; Meghan McCabe at the Spryfield parade; Chris Putnam’s look at new copyright laws;  Art in a hurry by Kate Howell; a tour of HRM’s new morgue, and Aaron Williams’ trip to the Nova Centre meeting.

posted by Aaron Williams


the’fax: November 8th 2012 Show Trailer

This week the’fax takes a local look at the US Election.  Get the short version of this week’s show from Jessica Jay in the video above.


The’fax: November 8th, 2012 (ep.1)

This week on the’fax, our stories include a local look at the United States election, a new city council’s first meeting, a zombie uprising over tuition costs, vinyl resurgence and much more.

Hosts: Christian Pollard & Dorian Geiger

For more web exclusive content and a preview of what’s to come on the’fax…

Leena Ali looks at a pumpkin carving tradition.
Kate Howell shows us how tattoo guns are prepped.
Chris Putnam takes us into art conservation and what the average person can do to care for their art.
Matt Woodman spends some time with one of Halifax’s most famous donair makers.
Aaron Williams gives us a look at the life of a ferry boat captain.
Christian Pollard helps demonstrate just how to keep your skates properly sharpened.

the’fax show trailer for Feb. 18, 2010

Here’s what’s coming up for our last show. Producer: Ariane Guerin

You can catch us on EastLink  Television at 7:30 on Thursday night.

Click here to view the whole episode.

Special web-only content:

Sarah Plowman has more on HRM’s plans for new LED street lights.

CBC reporter Stephen Puddicombe spoke with the’fax’s Jon Linds on this week’s show; Puddicombe shares some of his photographs from Haiti after the earthquake.

Eric Leclerc spoke with the experts about university students’ English skills: here’s more of what they had to say.

Web Trailer for Feb. 11, 2010

Here’s a look at what’s coming up on this week’s episode of The ‘Fax. Producer/host: Eric LeClerc

Click here to view the whole episode.

the ‘fax online: Jan.28, 2010

Catch us on air Thursday evenings from 7:30 to 8 p.m. on Eastlink channel 10.

Get the short version by checking out the trailer below.

Watch the whole show here, or check out individual reports and additional online elements in the list below.

Value Added Content:

Watch an interview with Jason Eisener, as he talks about the genesis of The Thrillema, a series of screenings of classic action, horror and sci-fi movies.

On Wednesday ex-NHL player  Mike Danton scored his first goal as a member of the Saint Mary’s Huskies just a week after he held his first press conference. More from his conference can be seen here.

The Last Minute, Episode 1

Wonder what the TV workshop is up to between shows?

Find out on the first episode of our excellent new web show