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New museum planned for Minudie

Updated at 15:17 - MINUDIE – Another historic property is under development in this tiny community, with the recent acquisition of the Ruth Symes property by the Minudie Heritage Association..

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Regional

Sports

Ramblers lose win against Summerside

Updated on February 07, 2016 - AMHERST - The Amherst CIBC Wood Gundy Ramblers' use of defenceman Matt Paul on Jan. 23 has resulted in the Maritime Junior Hockey League taking away its win against Summerside..

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Blues lose 5-4 in overtime Photo

Updated on February 07, 2016 - SPRINGHILL – It was a heartbreaking overtime loss for the Cumberland County Blues Saturday night in Springhill.

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Community

Decisions, decisions…on what to read next

Updated on February 05, 2016 - How do you decide what to read next? Do you get recommendations from friends, check out books you’ve read about in the paper (like in my very good article *ahem*), or maybe ones you’ve seen discussed on television?  .

I’ve Got Rhythm!

Updated on February 05, 2016 - In the early 30s, a pair of musical brothers captured a quintessential truth in a tune that is as valid today as it was when Ethel...

Sitting sucks

Updated on February 05, 2016 - OK, now that the title got your eye, this topic is one that affects everyone. We all sit and we all move around. The important...

How to challenge the way we think

Updated on February 05, 2016 - We as a group are living in a time in which the changes that were put into motion sometime ago will become obvious.

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Business

Is Amherst considered a depressed area of Nova Scotia?

Updated on January 29, 2016 - The answer to this question depends upon who you ask. I read with interest an article in The Chronicle Herald where a spokesperson from Turner Drake & Partners Ltd. was discussing property assessments. The article mentioned that Amherst was one of....

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Opinion

Our community and the Ivany challenge

Updated on February 05, 2016 - In my previous article on this topic I complained that the “Ivany Report” lacked an empowering “storyline” that regular folk could respond to in a positive way..

Opinion

Living

Symbolic foods for Chinese New Year

Updated on February 05, 2016 - Chinese New Year, also known as the Spring Festival, is the biggest holiday of the Asian Calendar. Chinese New Year is a celebration of the spring season, the end of winter, a time for new cultivation and harvesting. Since the Chinese New Year is....

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