Wednesday, June 19, 2019
Two years ago, the municipal councillors of Inverness County rescinded a previous motion to support an airport expansion in Margaree. There were many reasons, but bottom line was that Inverness County could not financially afford the project and there was...
I wish to comment on the story about Richmond County wanting a mayoralty system. Interesting how the present warden is so anxious for this higher paying stint and with more or less total power for the entire county to boot.
The recent debate in Richmond County whether the municipality should switch to a mayor-at-large elected by all voters, versus retaining the status-quo has, so far, been constructive. This is in stark contrast to the tumult of...
We heard the word “choice” a lot in May. That word arises nearly any time the abortion issue rears its ugly head in North America. But “choice” dominated the headlines, social media and general conversation ever since...
A few months back, during a get-together at the house, I glanced around the room and came to a disconcerting conclusion. While I had been busy raising children, tending house, going to work, and establishing a life, I also had...
James Wallace Poirier, baptised January 7, 1905, parents Edouard Poirier and Lena Gagnon, sponsors Wallace Poirier and Marie Mombourquette, priest Fr. P. Robitaille Simon Pius Petitpas, baptised January 26, 1905, parents Simon Petitpas and Sophie Bonin, sponsors...
The summer populations of hummingbirds (Mi’kmaq: militaw) should be well established in our Biosphere by now. Did you know that we only have one species, the Ruby-throated variety? The Bras d’Or Lake Biosphere is near the northern...
Spring can be an informative time, as the veil of winter is pulled back to reveal the indiscretions of a season filling our ditches. Into these reservoirs of outright laziness we discard styrofoam, rubber tires and old boots, occasionally fridges...
Those affected by the crimes of Delmore Boudreau are not happy that the man who sexually preyed on them when they were young will not see the inside of a jail cell. In Port Hawkesbury Supreme...
Consumers - starting with the young, elderly and the handicapped population - are feeling the pinch at the gas pumps. The high price of gasoline, along with the closing of full service gas bars at some of...
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