Inaugural biker bash a hit

Inaugural biker bash a hit

Updated on July 26, 2015 - AMHERST – Organizers are pleased with results from the inaugural Bordertown Biker Bash held in Amherst over the weekend.

Local

Harbourfest continues Sunday Photo

Updated on July 25, 2015 - PUGWASH – A long line up of activities are scheduled for the Pugwash Harbourfest for the second day of Harbourfest on Sunday.

Amherst woman found

Updated on July 25, 2015 - AMHERST – A missing Amherst woman has been located.

Local

Regional

Is this your ring?

Updated on July 23, 2015 - RAWDON – RCMP in Rawdon are seeking the public's assistance in finding the owner of a diamond ring that was found in the Mount...

Mystery ship discovered

Updated on July 22, 2015 - PICTOU – Sitting on the bottom of Pictou Harbour is a 276-foot ship that no one seems to know anything about.

Regional

Sports

Y’s Guys, Lions, beat Cubs, Mixers

Updated on July 21, 2015 - AMHERST – After Monday night was washed out due to rain, Amherst Little League had the Y’s Guys edging the Cumberland Paving Cubs...

Sports

Community

A coalition government in our future?

Updated on July 24, 2015 - In 2008 the Liberal Party and the New Democratic Party, signed an agreement to form what would have become a coalition government. A minority Conservative government was about to be defeated in parliament on a vote of non-confidence. But the effort....

Avoiding potential green cart issues

Updated on July 24, 2015 - Composting is a very important part of waste reduction. Diverting residential and business organic waste from landfill disposal...

Safe vehicles make for safer roads

Updated on July 24, 2015 - The Amherst Police Department is focusing its efforts on making sure vehicles are compliant with the Vehicle Equipment Regulations...

Community

Business

Business

Opinion

Business innovation centre key to economic growth

Updated on July 24, 2015 - Since Amherst town council made the decision several years ago to vacate the Confederation Memorial Building on Ratchford Street for the Dominion Public Building more than a few people have been wondering what the town’s plans are for the former town....

Pipeline safety far from ironclad

Updated on July 24, 2015 - The finger pointing has started as the Alberta Energy Regulator investigates yet another pipeline failure at the Alberta Oil Sands

A tale of three voting systems

Updated on July 24, 2015 - In mid-July, Nova Scotia Premier, Stephen McNeil mused about introducing a new voting system to Nova Scotia. Electoral reform...

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Our newest neighbour

Updated on July 24, 2015 - The recent discovery of a so-called infant galaxy that is farther from Earth than any previously discovered raises a whole hatful...

Misplaced memorials

Updated on July 22, 2015 - “If you build it, he will come.” The voices tell Roy Kinsala in the classic movie Field of Dreams. 

Opinion

Living

Don’t miss the lesson

Updated on July 24, 2015 - Have you ever had something happen in your life, or your family, where you just wanted to forget it and pretend it never happened? Maybe there was a divorce, or just something that everyone in the room knows about but won’t mention.  Maybe you....

LGBTQ challenges in long-term care

Updated on July 24, 2015 - Aging for us may be a scary and lonely experience. The older we become, the more we realize that eventually we may be in need of...

Taking ownership of your life

Updated on July 24, 2015 - I have a short quote by Stephen Covey taped to the frame of my bathroom mirror. Each morning I read the words, “I am not a product...

Living