Get your tartan on

Updated on June 27, 2016 - PUGWASH – This year’s Pugwash Gathering of the Clans is going back to its roots.

Local

Forest fire in Fenwick

Updated on June 27, 2016 - FENWICK - Several Cumberland County fire departments are on the scene of a forest fire near Fenwick.

Local

Regional

Regional

Opinion

If they don’t find you handsome…

Updated on June 27, 2016 - Our recent move – a moment of truth in the realm of household handiness was a humbling experience for me. The list of tasks was long and diverse — reassembling beds, hanging picture frames, installing dishwashers….

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It turns out money is an object

Updated on June 24, 2016 - It wouldn’t be the first time the accusation has been made that Nova Scotia’s government is turning its back on public sector...

Who will get your vote?

Updated on June 24, 2016 - In October we get to vote for a new slate of town and county municipal leaders. Municipal leadership is not all about councillors,...

Bringing new life to Beaubassin

Updated on June 24, 2016 - A number of years ago I had the opportunity to be part of a series of Parks Canada archeological digs at the historic Acadian site...

Cue the CPP counterarguments

Updated on June 24, 2016 - When the provinces and the federal government announced they had reached a deal to expand the Canada Pension Plan, I knew there...

Opinion

Sports

Bantam A Athletics upend Riverview

Updated on June 27, 2016 - RIVERVIEW, N.B. – Jake Adams had two singles and a double and Luke Carde earned the win as the Amherst Bantam A Athletics defeated Riverview 20-5 in exhibition baseball action on Sunday in Riverview..

Sports

Living

Dress up your summer seafood

Updated on June 24, 2016 - There’s nothing like sitting on the back deck with your family and friends and enjoying a delicious feed of mussels, smoky cedar planked salmon or even perfectly grilled shrimp..

Living

Community

Four Bluenose Brothers – Part 2

Updated on June 24, 2016 - Editor’s Note: This is the second 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 ..

How things have changed

Updated on June 24, 2016 - When I see our little munchkins walking, hunched over, head bent, thumbs working and their eyes glued to a small lighted ...

Why, why not?

Updated on June 24, 2016 - Did anyone really expect how Canadians would respond to this year’s census?

Community

Business

Furey speaks to Amherst chamber

Updated on June 24, 2016 - AMHERST – Mark Furey, Nova Scotia’s minister of business, was guest speaker at an Amherst and Area Chamber of Commerce dinner on...

Business