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The gifts of art

Updated on July 27, 2016 - TIDNISH – You don’t make a lot of money being an artist, Bob Morouney admits, but the art finds a way of giving back.

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EDITORIAL: Over the limit

Updated on July 26, 2016 - A pressing legal question has just been answered by a judge of the Supreme Court in Nova Scotia — well, not a pressing question, but at least one of whether common sense exists in the courts..

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Ottawa could do more to protect youth

Updated on July 22, 2016 - What comes in flavours like cotton candy, chocolate and grape, is wrapped in colourful casing and is growing in popularity amongst...

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Amherst Little League playoffs start Monday

Updated at 17:46 - AMHERST – The Little League baseball playoff schedule is set after the Y’s Guys beat the Cumberland Paving Cubs 18-15 during Wednesday night action on the Sonny Foster little league field..

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Tracking turtles: on the trail of an endangered species

Updated at 11:13 - SOMEWHERE IN THE WOODS,  SOUTHWEST N.S. - James Neish stops in the middle of a swamp, grass over his head, mud and water over his ankles. In short arcs, he swings a big antenna, like the kind of antenna people used to have on their roofs for TV..

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10 Potter points to ponder Photo

Updated on July 27, 2016 - Nineteen years after the publication of “Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone” in the United Kingdom, J.K. Rowling’s wizarding...

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Four Bluenose Brothers -  Part 5

Updated on July 22, 2016 - Editor’s Note: This is the fifth article in a series that will feature the Rogers family. It is put together by Lorna Rogers and includes portions of her father’s memories. Follow the series this summer at www.cumberlandnewsnow.com ..

Band Day in Parrsboro this Sunday

Updated on July 22, 2016 - The Annual Band Day at the Bandstand is Sunday, July 24 starting at noon at the Bandstand in Parrsboro. There will be a barbecue at...

True north strong & handgun free

Updated on July 20, 2016 - If there is something I am most grateful for, it’s being born and raised and able to live in Canada where “eat, drink and be merry”...

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