Video by Grant McDaniel Mi’kmaq elder Robert Pictou was in charge of the Sacred Fire lighting held at the local NSCC on March 28. He’s seen here with others while they listen to unrelated sirens in the background. While obviously...
The Strait Area Campus was a busy spot last Wednesday as the Marine Skills Competition took place. Students are seen here showing what they’d do if a man fell overboard.
Ted VanZutphen offers his thoughts on the value of immigrants following the presentation of the Nova Scotia Community College Community Innovator Award to he and his brother, John. The VanZutphens were honoured last Tuesday at the Strait Area Campus.
Neilena MacKinnon, one of the locals benefiting from the work of the Mill Road Social Enterprises group, cuts the ribbon to officially open the Inverness Community Leadership Centre. She’s helped by Cindy O’Neill, MRSE executive director, and joined others...
The Cape Breton West Islanders take full advantage of a five-on-three during their last game of the season, a 6-0 win over the Pictou Weeks Midgets on February 18.
The official opening of the 37th annual Port Hawkesbury Paper Minor Hockey Tournament took place on March 10 at the Richmond Arena.
Dan Nightingale, one of the educators from the NSCC Strait Area Campus, was enlisted to cut the Nova Scotian Christmas tree being sent to Boston. Nightingale cut the tree down on November 15 in Ainslie Glen.
Video by Grant McDaniel The Cape Breton West Islanders are seen here battling the Dartmouth Major Midgets during the Nova Scotia Major Midget Hockey League championship. The Islanders swept Dartmouth in three straight games to win the banner.
Senator-designate Dan Christmas (Membertou First Nation) makes an address to the Strait Area Chamber of Commerce's Fall Awards Dinner last night at the Port Hawkesbury Civic Centre.
The Strait Pirates will host the Glace Bay Miners for game three of their Nova Scotia Junior Hockey League play-off series this Friday at 7:30 p.m.