Amherst’s Christmas holiday kickoff begins Nov. 15 with light-up in ...
Mar 15, 1950: Town bus crashes into Wilson’s window
Another Halloween comes and goes in Williamsdale
Another Halloween has come and gone
Ladies night at Advocate fire hall on Nov. 23
Stop complaining and provide a fair minimum wage to workers
A la carte
COMMENT: The Bay of Fundy is full of junk
Staying active despite cooler weather
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Renovations underway at New Waterford field prior to senior baseball nationals next year
CBRM to hold public hearing on sale of land to allow for New Waterford hub development
New high school for Bedford among 12 projects in $85-million funding announcement
'A Light for Miles': fundraiser held in honour of Pictou County cat
UPDATED: Former Cape Breton MLA and Speaker Gordie Gosse dies
Former university hockey captain from Nova Scotia takes stand in Calgary case, apologizes for break-in and assault
Former Mount Royal University Cougars captain Matthew Brown choked back tears Thursday while apologizing to the professor whose home he broke into before violently assaulting her. But Brown told a Calgary courtroom he has no recollection of ...
Conservation group raps DFO management of fisheries
An audit of Fisheries and Oceans Canada management is calling out the federal department for not adequately safeguarding aquatic species. Oceana Canada released its Fisheries Audit 2019 on Wednesday, which analyzes government research and ...
Seasonal workers in southwestern N.S. lobbying for changes to EI economic zone
More than 400 signatures have been collected from seasonal fish plant workers in Shelburne and Yarmouth counties, calling on the federal government to re-zone the Employment Insurance (EI) Economic Zone that is Western Nova Scotia. They feel the ...
Obama muses on political division, unity and Canadian culture in Halifax talk
A relaxed-looking Barack Obama regaled a Scotiabank Centre crowd of more than 9,000 people with folksy and past-presidential wisdom Wednesday night. “Obviously, I’m living proof that you don’t have to be rich, influential,” ...
Second defence lawyer grills key witness at Halifax murder trial
Wednesday turned into another long day on the stand for a key Crown witness at the trial of two people accused of stabbing a woman to death at a Dartmouth apartment building in June 2017. Samanda Rose Ritch, 22, of Halifax and Calvin Maynard ...
Cape Breton Eagles netminder to wear special logo on goalie pads for billet sister
Kevin Mandolese has a couple of reasons for looking forward to wearing his new goalie pads. For one thing, the Cape Breton Eagles goaltender is currently out of the club’s lineup with a lower-body injury he suffered last month in a game ...
Little Anse woman brings toy drive haul to IWK in memory of son
"You're going to need bigger carts," Laura Marryatt called out the open door of the bus to the IWK children's hospital staffers. "There's a lot of boxes," driver Stephen King said to them, along with an offer to hop ...
REPLAY: Halifax welcomes Obama to Scotiabank Centre
Former U.S. president Barack Obama is in Halifax tonight as part of the Nova Scotia Co-operative Council's 70th Anniversary event. His actual conversation, which is in a Q&A format, is to get underway at 6:30 p.m., according to the ...
VIDEO: Community watches as Mount Carmel school in New Waterford demolished
What was once the site of first days of school, graduations and sports championships has been reduced to a pile of rubble with the demolition of the former Mount Carmel school. “That’s a lot of history going. It’s too bad,” ...
Pictou County tree Boston bound
It was a festive atmosphere in Black Point, Pictou County on Nov. 13, as hundreds of people gathered in a wide ring around a 45-foot white spruce tree. This tree, on the property of Desmond Waithe and Corina Saunders, will soon be Boston ...