PORT HAWKESBURY: The Town of Port Hawkesbury is set to see significant upgrades to its sidewalks, aimed at enhancing accessibility to services, businesses, and community activities. These improvements come as part of a broader...
PORT HAWKESBURY: How communities are planned and designed directly impacts local environments and health. Walking is the most accessible form of active transportation for the average person of any age, yet Nova Scotia’s communities have a considerable need for improving...
HALIFAX: Maritime Launch Services Inc. has received a conditional term sheet for a $12.9 million contribution administered under the Strategic Innovation Fund (SIF). Funding would support Maritime Launch in the ongoing development of Spaceport...
By Joanne Jordan, Local Journalism Initiative Reporter Guysborough Journal SHERBROOKE: When a small village relies on tourism, like Sherbrooke, two things are imperative to success – places to get food and...
ANTIGONISH: Colleen Cameron says the Antigonish Affordable Housing Society wants to solve the issues of housing in their community, because everyone benefits when everybody has secure housing.  Prior to the start of Cameron’s presentation...
Photo by Adam Cooke Students from Grades 4-6 at East Antigonish Education Centre and Academy in Monastery gave a demonstration of Mi’kmaq drumming, dancing and singing, as the Strait regional school board celebrated Mi’kmaq History Month at the beginning of...
By Alec Bruce, Local Journalism Initiative Reporter Guysborough Journal MULGRAVE: New municipal staff and a small army of committed volunteers have saved the day – Scotia Days, that is – says...
PORT HOOD: At its regular meeting in June, the council adopted the 2024-25 budget for the Municipality of Inverness County, with an operating budget set at $24,987,100. Amidst ongoing cost-of-living challenges, maintaining the tax...
By Christina Boyer, Local Journalism Initiative Reporter Guysborough Journal SHERBROOKE: Big changes are underway – led by the Sanctuary Shore General Store – at the former St. Mary’s River Smokehouses on...
By Alec Bruce, Local Journalism Initiative Reporter Guysborough Journal CANSO: Efficient, cheerful, and even a little disarming is how Susan O’Handley, co-chair of the Canso & Area Healthcare Working Group, describes...




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