Cumberland County to see huge electoral change next October
Button-making at Advocate Library on Nov. 21
Mar. 23, 1950: Herbie McLeod leaves for Florida
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Cumberland municipal council changes are timely
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Celebrate the season by being physically active
Fire department bringing Santa to kids in Glace Bay
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Taking a look at the man behind Stompin’ Tom
Sexual health media clubs opening at schools throughout Cumberland County
Carve out a piece of National Pumpkin Day
Live Bait’s tribute to Rita MacNeil coming to Amherst
5 great reasons to check out this year’s Art Across the Marsh studio tour
If it's your fault, accept it
There are people in this world who think their main purpose in life is to determine who is to blame. You know this person. You are walking down the street and you stub your foot on a bit of concrete that a city worker negligently forgot to ...
Kairos Blanket Exercise at Trinity-St. Stephen’s United Church on Oct. 5
Have you ever participated in a Kairos Blanket Exercise? Have you ever wondered what does reconciliation have to do with me? Kairos Blanket Exercise is an incredible interactive educational tool in which you will learn the common history shared ...
New doctor fitting in well at All Saints CEC
I missed last week as I ran away from home and forgot all about my readers. But alas, I had to come back. I did have a nice time while I was in Berwick so that is good. Had coffee with Tom and Paula Henley and they were in good cheer and said Hi! to ...
A different, but beautiful, wedding in the ‘enchanted forest’
Greetings once again from Malagash. This past week has been so beautiful and weather like this is easy to take. Once again it has been a busy time for us – another family wedding! Hopefully this is the end until next year when we travel to ...
Feb. 16, 1950 : Tuesday, Feb. 21st, Marks 59th anniversary Springhill Explosion
Tuesday Feb. 21st is the 59th anniversary of the great Springhill explosion which claimed the lives of 125 men and shocked the world on Feb. 21st., 1891. On Tuesday we will remember. It was a time of mourning. Day after day funeral services were ...
The little film festival that can: Parrsboro’s ninth community film festival set for Oct. 25 to 27
Parrsboro is showing it has the little film festival that can compete with some of the best around. The ninth edition of the film festival will take place Oct. 25 to 27 at The Hall with three days of short films that will see people coming from ...
Amherst Regional High School theatre hosting Lady Singers of Our Century
The Anne Murray Centre will present Lady Singers of Our Century, a musical tribute to some of the greatest female country singers of the past 60 years, at the Amherst Regional High School Theatre at 2 p.m. on Sunday, Oct. 6. The show, which ...
It's “autumn-summer” time on the East Coast
It happened – Sept. 21 came and went, marking the official end of summer. It’s getting to be what the Sami people in Northern Sweden call tjaktjagiesse or “autumn-summer” — a cusp season that hints at dramatic changes to ...
Classic TV characters invading Kentville
Scooby Doo and Dino may be among the characters dogging this year’s Pumpkin People celebration. ...
JILL ELLSWORTH: Back to School
I may not have gone back to school shopping, or stuffed a backpack with new school supplies, but this September I became a student again. After checking bachelor’s degrees in English and journalism off the list and settling into my ...