Saturday, August 19, 2017


ST. PETER’S: With funding commitments now in hand from the provincial and municipal governments, three local organizations are launching a project designed to address seniors’ health issues in Richmond County and give area seniors a creative means of sharing...
SYDNEY: A man facing a number of sex-related charges is due in court early next month. Major Gullickson, of Ranni Crescent in Sydney, faces three charges of sexual interference, one count of invitation to sexual touching, three counts of sexual...
ARICHAT: Three years after it officially ended its life as a house of worship, the former St. John’s Anglican Church building is now in the hands of a community group hoping to refurbish the structure as a performing arts...
PORT HAWKESBURY: With a business consultant guiding them through the creative process and giving tips for their pitches, workshops got under way last week for potential entrants in a forthcoming contest designed to encourage the next wave of local...
NORTH GRANT: An 87-year-old Antigonish woman was pronounced deceased at the scene of a four-vehicle traffic collision that took place last evening on Highway 245 near North Grant. “There were three cars and a tractor trailer involved in the collision,” said...
PORT HAWKESBURY: After working for 18 years as the head cook and manager of  The Rusty Anchor  in Pleasant Bay, Marcella Timmons is looking to offer the people of Port Hawkesbury and surrounding areas a new option when it...
ROCKY BAY: The Rocky Bay Irish Club will be a busy spot on August 15 as the Isle Madame Garden Club (IMGC) will be hosting its first annual flower show, district meeting, and dinner. “We’re hoping to continue this tradition...
ANTIGONISH: A local business is growing. Tareq Hadhad, spokesperson for the Antigonish-based business Peace By Chocolate, said the company is looking to expand. “Because of the huge demand and the potential for growth, we said it’s a really great opportunity for...
HALIFAX: An MP visiting the province wants to see stronger action taken by the government in regards to abandoned vessels. Nanaimo-Ladysmith (British Columbia) MP Sheila Malcolmson was in Nova Scotia last week to promote Bill C-325, a bill she says...
ARICHAT: Richmond County’s incoming Chief Administrative Officer (CAO) has confirmed that two municipal staff positions have been eliminated as the result of an organizational review of the county’s operations that got under way this past spring. Louis Digout, who assumed...
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