Former area resident continues effort to have son's memorial ...
Nova Scotia unveils higher-than-expected budget surplus
Grand Chapter Order of the Eastern Star presents $20,800 to Children’s ...
Downshore Market on Saturday mornings in Advocate Harbour
The Elliotts coming back to Oxford’s Capitol Theatre on Aug. 2
It’s summer. Celebrate life and give thanks
Grilled grass? I think I’ll pass
Time to put more teeth into dangerous and unsightly premises rules
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A well-heeled donation: Bonavista woman donates 3,000 pairs of footwear for people in need
Clarenville music student starts group for people with disabilities
Special mosaic art piece to be unveiled Friday
No kidding: Clarenville Farm and Market hosts goat yoga
Final pieces falling into place for Cumberland County Exhibition
Wedding at Wentworth Musical Afternoon
The Sunday afternoon musical event happening at the Wentworth Recreation Centre the last Sunday of each month (except December) hit a high note when Debbie Fulton and Gordon Ellis recently married there in celebration after meeting there at a dance ...
Open mic on Aug. 24 at Advocate fire hall
Hello from beautiful Downtown New Salem I hope you are all having a great week and still enjoying this beautiful weather we have been having. On Friday, Aug. 16 the Advocate Volunteer Fire Brigade Ladies Auxillary Bingo will be held at the ...
Middleton transgender student finally finds her place in a world of adversity
Mike Butler knew right away Diana Farris was somebody special. “I met Diana at a Nova Scotia Mental Health Seminar at Brigadoon camp and within a few minutes after being introduced, which she initiated, I was completely overcome with her ...
Valley Ex continues with lots of fun events in Lawrencetown
The 93rd Annapolis Valley Exhibition enjoyed perfect weather Aug. 13 for its second day. A little bit of rain in the morning hardly settled the dust on a day the included lots of activities in the Main Ring and across the grounds in ...
Forestry for the trees - Aug. 18 fair and market in Annapolis Royal showcases woods products from food to furniture
A forestry project that puts trees and the environment first is getting ready to showcase all that the forest has to offer and highlight sustainable practices that can offer economic opportunity locally. It’s the third year for the Medway ...
Crowds line Lawrencetown's Main Street as Valley Ex parade makes its way to official opening
Hundreds lined Main Street in Lawrencetown just after supper Aug. 12 as the Annapolis Valley Exhibition Parade made its way through town to the exhibition grounds and the official opening ceremonies at the main ring. We followed the parade along ...
Cumberland's community notice board
August 6 Beach Party 10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at Heather Beach with Maggie’s Place Family Resource Centre. Build sandcastles, swim, play games and have a picnic-style snack. August 7 Evil Genius Club 2 to 3:30 p.m. at the Springhill ...
Special service at Wentworth United Baptist Church well attended
Good morning everyone and I hope you are making the best of this nice hot summer weather. We sure enjoyed summer when we were children and we ran around barefoot from morning until dark. We also had to spend a lot of days making hay to be stored ...
Jan. 19, 1950 –Firemen fight valiantly in sub-zero weather
Only the shell of Frank Alick’s Main Street Store remains standing following a fire which broke out in the basement about 1 a.m. this morning. In sub-zero weather the firemen battled until 5 a.m. to keep the blaze confined to the building and ...
Cumberland's community calendar
July 24 Evil Genius Club 10 to 11:30 a.m. at the Oxford Library for ages nine and over. Experiment with technology, science, engineering, and mathematics in hands-on activities. To register, call 902-447-2440. Puppet Show 11 a.m. to noon ...