Back to the bluff

Back to the bluff

Updated at 18:43 - TWO ISLANDS – A visitor to Wasson Bluff might look at the cliffs and just see walls of red sandstone. Tim Fedak sees something else.

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Second Syrian refugee family to arrive Aug. 11

Updated on July 28, 2016 - AMHERST - The Amherst Rotary Club's Refugee Project committee has announced its second family of six has been approved through the Holy Family Parish through Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Halifax-Yarmouth and will be arriving....

Superstore team rides the Big Bike

Updated on July 27, 2016 - AMHERST – A big bike rolled through here on Wednesday, and more than $1,000 was raised for the Heart and Stroke Foundation of...

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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Regional

 East Hants passes controversial flood plains bylaw

Updated at 09:58 - ELMSDALE – Despite protests from members of Shubenacadie, East Hants council passed an updated municipal planning strategy, which includes putting several properties into a high-risk flood plain zone..

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Opinion

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,...

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Sports

Amherst Little League playoffs start Monday

Updated on July 28, 2016 - 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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Living

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...

Living

Community

What is literacy?

Updated at 10:03 - Literacy is a word one tends to think of in a narrow, singular manner; that is as the ability to read and write.  It is...

A Place of One’s Own

Updated at 09:55 - I remember the first day of a seminar program at a new-to-me university. As the course participants entered the inner sanctum that...

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