Last Jam at Capitol Theatre until Sept. 13 was a big success
It’s time for a dialog on important social issues
Awful or awesome?
Wilson Moore: International figure
Can we make health care more efficient?
Universal design hits home for all
The art of cherishing the summer road trip
Looking back at Amherst's WW1 internment Camp - Part 2
Dishonouring their sacrifice
Cumberland News Now
Mayor wrong to tar anti-wastewater group with same brush
To the Editor, I write to take issue with the mayor’s comments on Monday, Nov.24, 2014. I wish to state in advance that I am member of Amherst says...No to "Fracking" Water who attended the council meeting. Firstly, he stated that “While I do ...
Citizens group to thank if taxes soar in Springhill
To the Editor, I want to compliment the Amherst News for the excellent reporting and summarizing of the UARB reports regarding Springhill and it's potential dissolution. Having read the reports, I took particular interest in the police pension ...
Will our tax bill be a lot higher next year?
With reference to the application for the dissolution of the Town of Springhill to amalgamate with the Municipality of Cumberland County the big question is who pays for this whole process in addition to the town’s previous debt? With reference to ...
Are some born gay?
To the Editor, One of the three main arguments used to promote the homosexual lifestyle is the “inborn” theory, which says, I was born this way, therefore it is normal and must be God ordained. And if this were so, that would settle the argument. The ...
Challenge issued to The Peoples Gospel hour
To the Editor, The paid ads circulating in newspapers throughout Nova Scotia are beyond tasteless, they are an insult to the humane inclusive Province of Nova Scotia. When I was born in 1937, events were well underway in Germany that would lead to ...
Who does Jones represent?
To the Editor, Regarding a letter from Walter Jones that appeared in the Amherst Daily News last week: What age group do you represent? Do you swim, and did you ever use the YMCA pool? This area has a large percentage of senior citizens, who do not ...
Metal detectors have a place
To the Editor, There was an article in the newspaper last week on individuals caught digging up the?Beaubassin archaeology site and another historical site near Fort Cumberland. These individuals were doing so to steal artifacts and sell them on eBay ...