Oct. 7, 1948: Capital Theatre front being modernized
Malagash United hosts successful pot luck supper
L.A. Animal Shelter yard sale and open house in July 7
Welcoming gateway signage coming to Aulac, Cape Jourimain, province’s other entry points
Joggins Fossil Centre celebrates 10th Anniversary as World Heritage Site on Saturday
Russell Wangersky: Of peace, calm and other elusive things
Google Doodle honours Viola Desmond on civil rights leader's birthday
Competing in a local market
Big Block Dog walk on June 26 in downtown Amherst
Cumberland News Now
Please be boat sensible on the Tidnish River
NS Border Committee addressing issues with entrance to province
Hydraulic fracturing has been safely used in Canada for more than 60 years
Column brings back bad memories
MANS responds to water management questions
Need for sexual assault services grows, but funding doesn’t
Incompetence in pharmacare has to stop
To the Editor, It is very upsetting to read about the Oxford senior who cannot have his prescription of Xarelto covered by the Nova Scotia Pharmacare program. It was prescribed to him by an internal medicine specialist. His family doctor wrote ...
Physicians want to work to improve health system
For example, a group of physicians wrote a paper on the issue, as a follow up to their ‘Nova Scotia Healthcare Solutions Paper – A Start’ and health system experts, such as Mary Jane Hampton, have pointed to the need for more effective engagement. ...
Clean water anyone?
Although the $1,064,000 cost is equally funded by the federal government, the province and the municipality, it will still cost each property owner $4,054 whether they connect to the water service or not. The vast majority of residents affected by ...
Physicians worried for future of health care in Cumberland County
Our area, located in the Northern Zone of the Nova Scotia Health Authority (NSHA) – which includes East Hants and Cumberland, Colchester and Pictou counties – is in need of more specialist and generalist services in order to meet the needs of an ...
Support group needed for cancer survivors
May 2014, as I sat there with my daughter, I hard my doctor say those dreaded words, “I am sorry to have to tell you that you have breast cancer.” After giving me time to gather my thoughts, I asked “What are going to need to do?” I was unable to ...
LETTER: Say a prayer for Westray Mine victims and survivors
Having worked there the one thing I wonder about every anniversary is how are those that survived making out. As there was no discussion about Posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) back then these employees were left on their own to find a way to deal ...
No nation is born on the battlefield
The Canadians used innovative tactics that involved educating every soldier down to the smallest details of the attack. So, I was struck by Russell Wangersky’s column, “No nation is born on the battlefield” in The Citizen-Record April 12, 2017. I ...
Libraries require full funding
My personal Facebook page reports friends in six provinces fighting to turn back funding cuts or freezes to their libraries. I had no idea that cutting library funding had become the "go to" way to balance budgets. Please use your position to help ...
Kudos for the idea, Walt
Further, I was fortunate to see Walt Jones’ play about Confederation; it is absolutely brilliant and brilliant in more ways than its message, since it is so easily presented without a great deal of staging required. The message is how our ...
Canada is not the best country to live
Frankly it surprises me that Canada ranked so highly after the survey results. Canadian citizens pride themselves on misconceptions that we are a strong and thriving country, but I ask what scale evaluation are these Canadian citizens looking at? ...