Friday, November 15, 2019

SRCE schools have 148 fewer students this year

PORT HAWKESBURY: The Strait regional centre for education (SRCE) has released its enrollment numbers for the 2019-2020 school year. This year...

Novas score 8 times at home

ANTIGONISH: It was an up and down weekend for the Nova Major Bantams. On Saturday afternoon, the Novas doubled the...

Cape Breton West Islanders off to Monctonian tournament

PORT HOOD: The Cape Breton West Islanders managed two points after a pair of tough weekend games with the Kohltech Valley Wildcats.

Coady Institute’s former finance director pleads guilty to theft, fraud charge...

ANTIGONISH: The former finance director of the Coady International Institute at StFX pleaded guilty to theft, and had a charge of fraud withdrawn.

MLA questions changes to final design of Reeves Street project

HALIFAX: The MLA for Inverness questioned the Minister of Transportation and Infrastructure Renewal (TIR) about changes to the final design of the Destination Reeves...

Official openings held for new businesses in St. Peter’s

ST. PETER’S: The village of St. Peter’s has more new businesses. New Orleans Pizza, Robin’s, and Subway are the newest additions to the local dining scene. The trio of...

Remembrance ceremony in Havre Boucher

Photos by Drake Lowthers -- A member of the RCMP stands at attention during the signing of “O’ Canada” during Havre Boucher’s Remembrance Day service on November 3.

Solar program funding approved for community organizations

HALIFAX: The provincial government has announced 26 successful applicants to the Solar Electricity for Community Buildings Program. These non-profit organizations can now add solar electricity systems to their...

Students and staff participate in WE Day Atlantic 2019

PORT HAWKESBURY: On October 16, about 200 Strait regional centre for education Grades 6 to 12 students, staff and chaperones joined thousands of others at the Scotiabank Centre in Halifax for...

Chamber of commerce announces Antigonish Business Award winners

ANTIGONISH: The Antigonish Chamber of Commerce pleased to announce the recipients of the 2019 Antigonish Business Awards: The Ian Spencer Excellence in Business Award, sponsored by CBDC-NOBL, is...

Emergency Services Provider Fund grants awarded to local organizations

HALIFAX: The provincial government has announced a $1.4 million investment for first-responder organizations across Nova Scotia to purchase necessary safety equipment. "Many of these organizations are supported by volunteers,...

Public transit grants awarded to Strait area organizations

HALIFAX: The provincial government has approved funding for two local public transportation groups. The Public Transit Assistance Program is providing $2.9 million in grants to groups from...


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More must be done to eradicate poverty

October 17 was the International Day for the Eradication of Poverty. This day promotes dialogue and understanding between people living in poverty and their...




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