Sunday, February 28, 2021
ANTIGONISH: Hannah Chisholm, founder of Eggcitables, a plant-based egg alternative, says she wouldn’t be where she is today without networking, and meeting the people she has. Speaking at the Connect @ X event on January 17 at StFX University, the...
STRAIT AREA: Traditional high school graduations were completely out the window in 2020. Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, high school graduations were in limbo leaving the graduating class without a formal way to celebrate...
STRAIT AREA: With deaths now confirmed and the number of cases of COVID-19 continuing to rise, the provincial and federal governments promised more help. During an update on April 9, Premier Stephen McNeil and Dr....
LOUISDALE: A pilot project is trying to use food and conversation to fight social isolation among senior citizens. The “Around the Dinner Table” pilot project was a concept outlined by the MIND-BODY-SPIRIT (MBS) Project to allow socially-isolated seniors to become...
PORT HAWKESBURY: The Nova Scotia Community College (NSCC) has announced there will be no programs that will be fully on-campus for the 2020-21 academic year and StFX is scheduled to make an announcement on Friday.
PORT HAWKESBURY: Local residents put on their denim and took to the streets last Wednesday advocating for greater awareness of sexual violence. The Strait Area Women’s Place (SAWP) hosted its second annual Denim Day march on April 25 to support...
ST. PETER’S: Entrepreneurs were given the chance to pitch their ideas as part of a program to spur business development in rural Nova Scotia. On August 29 at the St. Peter’s Marina, the Cape Breton Partnership and...
PAQ’TNKEK: First Nations and municipal leaders came together last week for a historic celebration of friendship. A ceremony to mark the signing of a Friendship Accord between the Paq’tnkek Mi’kmaw Nation and the Municipality and the County of Antigonish took...
GUYSBOROUGH: The Afghanistan war veteran who purchased a rifle to use later that same day to kill his family and then himself were victims of “systemic failures” that created barriers to accessing mental health care, Nova Scotia’s chief medical examiner...
MULGRAVE: The committee looking to repurpose the former Mulgrave Memorial Education Centre hosted a series of meetings last week to look at their potential options. Basil Ryan, the director of the Mulgrave and Area Revitalization Committee told...




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