ARICHAT: A night of observance took place at Royal Canadian Legion Branch 150, in Isle Madame on Nov. 10, where the life and sacrifices of Sgt. Tyson Bowen were remembered and his family awarded the Memorial Cross.
PORT HAWKESBURY: As the Strait area and the country pauses this week to remember fallen soldiers and those still with us today, a local quilting group has presented five more local veterans with gifts designed to provide a warmer...
SYDNEY: This September is a time to celebrate local in Cape Breton and pledge to source 50 per cent of shopping from local sources. The “50% Local September Celebration” is an initiative led by a...
HALIFAX: A summer tour by Nova Scotia Public Libraries is back courtesy of a partnership with the Discovery Centre. Delivered by Discovery Centre staff, the Discovery Centre’s Nova Scotian Library Summer Tour is a...
ANTIGONISH: The Town of Antigonish has re-opened Town Hall to the public with a few modifications to accommodate new public health protocols. To ensure the protection of staff and the public, the town will...
KEPPOCH MOUNTAIN: On October 16, Sean Fraser, Member of Parliament for Central Nova, announced two contributions totaling $99,290, through the Canada 150 Community Infrastructure Program (CIP150), for recreational projects in Antigonish County. An $88,900 non-repayable contribution will support the Positive...
NOVA SCOTIA: The province recognizes February as African Heritage Month each year to celebrate the dynamic culture and rich heritage of Nova Scotia’s African communities. The official proclamation for the month was held at...
ANTIGONISH: Staff along with community partners, celebrated World Breastfeeding Week, from October 1-7. The week was used to highlight the importance of supporting a mother who is breastfeeding, and supporting a culture of breastfeeding in local communities. “We know creating supportive...
ANTIGONISH: The Municipality of the County of Antigonish is gearing up for another Hometown Holiday, highlighted by Christmas on Main Street on Nov. 24 and a Christmas Parade on Nov. 25. Following the county’s...
By Kathy McCluskey CREIGNISH: Dabbers were dobbing, BINGO! was called out and deluxe gift packages were won.  On Nov. 12, the Creignish Recreation Centre was packed with people out for a...




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