MADD candlelight vigil held in memory of victims of impaired drivers
Seniors academy underway in Amherst
Red lights on school buses mean stop
No punches pulled at climate talks in Pugwash
CJSMA seeking someone to process its recyclables
Coats for Cumberland returns
Rediscovering the bells that delight Amherst’s downtown
Amherst native near Las Vegas shooting scene
Creating close-knit communities on Amherst-based website
Cape Breton Post
Fans remember Tragically Hip front man Gord Downie
Placentia man finds unknown soldier’s identity
Crowdfunding campaign to take man to 28 remaining lighthouses in Nova Scotia
Fall Festival of Colours this weekend at Ski Wentworth
“It’s one of the most amazing views you’ll see of the Valley,” said Leslie Wilson, general manager of Ski Wentworth. The chairlift is a one-way ride only and it is recommended those who attend be in good physical condition, as the hike down can be ...
Yarmouth County cancer survivor completes cross-country trip, raises $15,700
Almost ready to roll for the wheel dip at Point Pleasant Park.Before cyclists began each day they gathered to dedicate the ride to a child who either had cancer or who had died from the disease.National Kids Cancer Ride team photo. Along the way, the ...
Th’YARC’s fall farce play opens Oct. 5 in Yarmouth
The Sensuous Senator opens Oct. 5 at Th’YARC and features the entertaining antics of the Fall Farce Family.Senator Douglas is running for president on a "morality" platform, but when his wife Lois leaves to attend a conference in Chicago he doesn’t ...
Record attendance for UFO festival
The festival saw a stellar lineup of speakers and panelists taking the stage at the Woods Harbour Community Centre during the three-day event. The festival attracted an estimated 400 people from as far away as B.C.Captain Ralph Loewinger (retired), ...
Former Yarmouth County resident Burton LeBlanc's connection to The Handmaid's Tale
It’s that subtle approach that former Yarmouth, Nova Scotia, resident Burton LeBlanc loves about his job. Like the cast whose movements, dialogue and nuances set the mood and tone, as a makeup department head on the series, LeBlanc and those he works ...
Salt Box Talks - Lecture series focuses on history in Annapolis Royal area
Each session will include a power point presentation on a selected theme, a guided tour of the collection where applicable and delicious baked treats and refreshments. Each lecture is $10 per person. A great way to spend fall Tuesdays! Registration ...
Windsor's pumpkin weigh-off, regatta expected to draw thousands to region
Having the events a week before and after the long weekend may have something to do with that, he added. The 33rd annual Windsor-West Hants Pumpkin Weigh-Off will be held on Sept. 30 at the Dill Family Farm and the 19th annual Windsor-West Hants ...
Clarenville man legally adopts stepdaughter after almost 39 years
From left to right, Vance Pike, Dallas Quinton, Renee Pike, and Austin Chatman."At 63 years old, it makes me happy to become a legal dad," he said at Clarenville provincial court Thursday morning, Sept. 21, just moments after Judge Paul Noble signed ...
Redneck Psychic documentary at Yarmouth Cineplex Oct. 4
In March her call-in show, the Redneck Psychic, launched with Eastlink. Clerisy Entertainment Beyond Productions Inc. filmed a one-hour documentary on Muise, also called Redneck Psychic. The production crew followed Muise for 10 weeks during her work ...
Society looking to raise up to $5 million to purchase, repair and operate Église Ste.-Marie in Church Point, N.S.
You’re 30 feet off the ground, the president of the church’s museum says, and still you’re nowhere close to the ceiling. It is this grandeur that causes everyone who steps inside this church to look up as they make their way along the aisle lined ...