Free ebook to mark Alzheimer's Awareness Month
Time to ‘raise the bar’ in education
Neighbours helping neighbours
Big honours for Mount Allison professor
Russell Wangersky: This, too, shall pass
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Mount Allison’s symphonic band hosting Love in the Time of the Wind ...
Make Way program gaining steam at NSCC Cumberland
Snowshoe program proving popular in Amherst
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New Amherst business brings out the designer in you
Access Labels growing again
Amherst’s Damaris Spa and Wellness Centre under new ownership
Amherst, Via Rail reach agreement on train station
Tantramar Chevrolet Buick GMC Ltd. being sold to Steele Auto Group
NSLC plans to stick with cannabis ‘essentials’ for now
Everything from bongs to pipes and vaporizers will likely become commonplace in local smoke shops as recreational cannabis sales will become legal. ...
Get ‘Financially Naked’ with your spouse
This may not be the best way to start a conversation on a first date. I’m bankrupt. How about – I’m a gambling addict? Sure, you’re being honest. But is this a good way to get a second date? Not likely. So, rather ...
N.L. man finds diet success in weight-loss support group
While gimmicks and promises of quick weight-loss fixes abound – almost all of them costing money – it can be difficult for anyone who wants to lose a few pounds to know where to turn. Dr. Sara Kirk, a professor at Dalhousie ...
The cost of skinny
Stricken with a rare blood disorder, then-24-year-old Samantha Davenport was put on medication to save her life. But it came with a terrible side effect that would prove to be almost as dangerous. Hunger. "It made me starving all the ...
Commitment to Community - Valley Credit Union opens new homey-but-high-tech Bridgetown branch office
BRIDGETOWN, NS - When they cut the ribbon to officially open the new Valley Credit Union branch in Bridgetown Jan. 24, it signified a commitment to community and a fresh new approach to banking. Valley Credit Union president and CEO Len Ells was ...
History and Hops - Fort town brewery mans the cannons and joins Nova Scotia’s growing craft beer revolution
ANNAPOLIS ROYAL, NS - Care for a Ceasefire IPA? How about an Acadian Honey Brown or a King George Porter? If you were buying a beer in Annapolis Royal those names suddenly make sense. Just like Courthouse Vanilla Coffee Stout. Paul St Laurent ...
Passing the stress test
There’s a lot of excitement that comes with buying your first home. There can also be a lot of stress, most of which stems from dealing with banks or other lenders as your try to nail down a mortgage. As of Jan. 1, that process just became a ...
Three years ago, then 20-something Ali Kazerani bought some Bitcoin, an online currency neither backed by gold nor declared legal tender by any government. It’s just lines of code on computers. Most famous as something computer-savvy people ...
Healthy Business - Middleton’s Valley Flaxflour celebrates 20 years of good-for-you products
MIDDLETON, NS - Howard Selig has been grinding flax flour for a lot of years. In fact this year marks two decades of milling gluten-free flours and mixes in Middleton. Nova Scotia’s Premier dropped by Valley Flaxflour Jan. 22 to see how he ...
Digby bee business about to get buzzing with new Canadian beehive patent
DIGBY, N.S. – Now that their Canadian patent is in place, the Manzer brothers, Owen and Brian, are hopeful their beehive business will soon be buzzing. It was about three years ago that the pair teamed up for the first time in business ...