ST. PETER’S: Music, food, friends, and memories were plentiful on October 19, as a weekly gathering of adults with various mental health conditions and related issues celebra ted a decade of operation. The Adult Drop In Group held a 10th-anniversary celebration...
MABOU: A celebratory feeling was in the air last Thursday as the Alexander Doyle Public Library was officially opened. “Our goal is that the library fosters the cultural life of the area that it serves, and in this part of...
HALIFAX: For the first time ever, Nova Scotia's evergreen Christmas gift to Boston is coming from Cape Breton and the Mi'kmaw community will help celebrate its send-off. The large Christmas tree that is given as part of the annual thank...
INVERNESS: Warm smiles and friendly greetings marked the grand opening of the Inverness Community Leadership Centre (ICLC) Phase I and thirty-fifth anniversary of Mill Road Social Enterprises (MRSE). “We’re proud of what we achieved here, and we’re also thankful for...
HALIFAX: The Canso Canal will be closed for an extended period starting November 1 to May 14, to marine traffic as work continues on the Canso Causeway swing bridge. The swing bridge is 60-years-old and requires significant upgrades to ensure...
BREAKING: Shortly after midnight, Antigonish District RCMP was called to the scene of a collision on Highway 4 in Afton Station.  The driver and sole occupant of the vehicle, a 30-year-old woman from Antigonish, died at the scene. The vehicle...
ORT HAWKESBURY: Making newcomers feel welcome – be they refuges, immigrants, or just people from away – was the goal at the heart of the Nova Scotia Community College’s Welcoming Newcomers event held at the NSCC Strait Area Campus. “We...
MARBLE MOUNTAIN: Officials with the Trans Canada Trail (TCT) recently visited Marble Mountain and gave their final blessing to the community’s access point to the Bras d'Or Lake Water Route of The Great Trail. The access point was officially opened...
ANTIGONISH: It was a first for the town and it left a big impact. The recent municipal election in the Town of Antigonish was the first municipal election in the area to feature e-voting. Mayor Carl Chisholm said approximately half of...
ANTIGONISH: It’s on time and on budget. The Department of Transportation and Infrastructure Renewal (DTIR) opened Phase 2 of the Highway 104 Antigonish re-alignment to traffic on October 14. “We’re proud to open this road to traffic after years of planning,...




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