Anti-smoking efforts continue at CRHCC

Anti-smoking efforts continue at CRHCC

Updated at 15:44 - AMHERST – Last summer, doctors were cleaning up cigarette butts outside Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre. Today, the problem seems to be becoming a thing of the past.

Whatever happens, happens

Whatever happens, happens

Updated on May 30, 2016 - AMHERST – Cumberland North’s MLA is not sure a fall election is in the offing, but says he’s ready to go if it happens.

Local

Work to begin on new Lions Park

Updated on May 30, 2016 - AMHERST – The Amherst Lions Club, in conjunction with Amherst, has commenced work on the development of a Lions Park on the...

Getting green at GOVRC

Updated on May 30, 2016 - It's not the first sign of spring you find, but when the greenhouse opens at the GOVRC its officially not winter.

Local

Opinion

Her master’s voice

Updated on May 30, 2016 - When did I go from being my dog’s master to being her “Daddy”?.

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Should we publish ER closures?

Updated on May 27, 2016 - When the government of the day announced All Saints Hospital in Springhill would follow the new Collaborative Emergency Care [CEC]...

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Local edibles

Updated on May 27, 2016 - https://hookingrugs.wordpress.com/2016/05/20/a-town-this-size-is-no-place-to-hide-stand-up-and-make-a-difference/: Deanne...

Romper room gets in way of business

Updated on May 25, 2016 - It gets a bit tricky to pick out all the troublemakers in the middle of a melee. But the prime minister really blew it Wednesday in...

Opinion

Regional

Battle axes

Updated on May 30, 2016 - TRURO - Would you like to see dirt bike motors running a chainsaw? How about wood chopping nine feet in the air?

Truro men rescued from cliff

Updated on May 30, 2016 - CAPE SPLIT - Two men from Truro were rescued from the side of a cliff at Cape Split over the weekend.

Regional

Sports

Ramblers deal McNamara to South Shore

Updated on May 30, 2016 - AMHERST – Jeff LeBlanc is not sure Vincent Watt will ever play a game in Amherst, but will be a key addition if he does.

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Sports

Community

Be cycle-aware on the road

Updated on May 27, 2016 - The May long weekend is in our review mirror and summer is just around the corner and that means it is time for a yearly tradition...

How do you increase tourism in Amherst?

Updated on May 27, 2016 - The increase tourism group that was formed during the Engage Amherst session in the Amherst High School held its first meeting on...

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Community

Business

Are rumors the truth?

Updated on May 27, 2016 - According to the dictionary a rumor is “a currently circulating story or report of uncertain or doubtful truth.”.

You ready for what’s to come?

Updated on May 06, 2016 - TORONTO – It seems Canadians were listening when Mom told us it was important to put a bit away for that rainy day.

RCMP warning of email scam

Updated on May 06, 2016 - DARTMOUTH – Nova Scotia RCMP is alerting the public to an old email scam that is reappearing to target businesses...

Business

Living

Berry season: Coming right up!

Updated on May 27, 2016 - Summer eating for many people includes having lots of fresh berries on hand. Whether you grow or pick your own, or buy local berries at your neighbourhood grocery store, we will definitely all be in for a treat very soon. In fact, for many, the....

Getting help to achieve

Updated on May 27, 2016 - Lately I have been spending time with family and friends geocaching.  For those of you who may not know what geocaching is all...

What we learn from each other

Updated on May 27, 2016 - One of the benefits of this wired world is the ongoing, free-associating conversations that go on via any number of messaging...

Living