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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Never giving up: Bonavista teen cancer survivor talks importance of Relay for Life
Blake Shelley remembers his first Canadian Cancer Society Relay For Life in Bonavista. At only six years old, he recalls walking in his yellow t-shirt with people remarking about such a young child being touched by cancer. “I can remember ...
PHOTOS: 2019 Digby Wharf Rat Rally scrapbook
The 15th annual Wharf Rat Rally was being held in Digby Aug. 28-Sept. 1. Here are some images from the event, including amazing tricks by Mike Jensen; the Bike Rally Breakfast; the Ladies Coastal Ride; scenes from around the town and catching up ...
FIN film fest announces lineup, including documentary from Ellen Page and close-out screening of The Lighthouse
The Lighthouse, the spooky Nova Scotia-shot thriller starring Robert Pattinson and Willem Dafoe, will be the closing gala film at this year’s FIN Atlantic International Film Festival. Organizers announced the prestige booking at a news ...
Street Chalk Art Festival returns to Sackville this summer
Downtown Bridge Street will be transformed into a canvas of colour once again this summer as Sackville gets set to host its second Street Chalk Art Festival. Returning after a one-year hiatus, the chalk art festival is set to make its comeback ...
Anne Murray flies home to Springhill
The past decade has been relatively quiet for Anne Murray. Following her final concert tour in 2008 and the release of her autobiography All of Me in 2009, the Nova Scotia-born singing star spends her time on the green rather than in the ...
Dead-heading large rhodos almost impossible
Q. Late in the spring, my small cucumber transplants developed bleached areas on the leaves. What causes this? A. Sunscald was a common issue with cucumber and similar transplants like squash, pumpkin and melon this past spring and early ...
Your look at a rainbow of Pride events in Halifax
Chris Cochrane a.k.a. Elle Noir. Chris Cochrane hasn’t seen a Halifax Pride parade in 14 years. “I’m in it, so I don’t see it,” Cochrane said during a phone interview. Well, in 2019, problem solved. An ...
Washroom-changeroom facility officially opened at Lions Park
AMHERST, N.S. – The latest upgrade to the Lions Park on Hickman Street was officially opened on July 10 when officials from the Town of Amherst, Amherst Lions Club and Community Credit Union cut a ribbon in front of the new $105,000 ...
Handley Page history comes to life in Parrsboro
PARRSBORO, N.S. – Crash-landing in Parrboro in 1919 had its benefits. “We sat on the grass picking delicious wild strawberries, while the youth and beauty of the place ran over to us still in their night attire but afraid to come too ...
Kayak the Joggins Fossil Cliffs this summer
JOGGINS, N.S. – Walking is only one way to explore the Joggins Fossil Cliffs. This year you can also kayak them. For the first time ever, the Joggins Fossil Institute and Nova Shores Sea Kayaking Adventures have joined forces to offer the ...