Sackville Commons thrives in first year
Art Across the Marsh studio tour showcases local talent from Sackville, Amherst ...
Regulatory amendments proposed for New Brunswick's Prescription Drug Payment Act
Casey, LeBlanc meet with municipal officials about Fundy sea levels
New accessible bicycle has arrived in Sackville
Plan two ways out during Fire Prevention Week
MADD presence re-established in Tantramar
NBers urged to be “72-hours ready” in case of emergency
SLIDESHOW: Sackville Fall Fair 2017
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Live Bait Theatre seeking participants for upcoming fundraiser
Tantramar Heritage Trust to launch 32nd publication, unveil new exhibits
Change of Pace - Doctors walk 110-kilometre Harvest Moon Trail for health and scenery reasons
Yarmouth County cancer survivor completes cross-country trip, raises $15,700
Th’YARC’s fall farce play opens Oct. 5 in Yarmouth
Record attendance for UFO festival
Redneck Psychic documentary at Yarmouth Cineplex Oct. 4
In March her call-in show, the Redneck Psychic, launched with Eastlink. Clerisy Entertainment Beyond Productions Inc. filmed a one-hour documentary on Muise, also called Redneck Psychic. The production crew followed Muise for 10 weeks during her work ...
Protected - Monarch Butterfly now listed as endangered species in Nova Scotia
The Monarch Butterfly was added Sept. 1 in the category ‘endangered’ to the province’s list of species at risk. “By being on Nova Scotia’s endangered species list it’s afforded more protection under the law,” said Amanda Lavers, executive director of ...
Single-single no more: Yarmouth Tim Hortons serves up the perfect wedding venue for couple
Local residents Meranda Tinkham and Tom Robicheau got married at the Tim Hortons location near Water Street. Why Tim Hortons? Why not, said the couple. It was here that they had their first date and Meranda works here as a baker. The couple also ...
Over 900 signed up for Gran Fondo Baie Sainte-Marie
As of Sept. 13, there are 917 cyclists registered – 720 from Nova Scotia and further afield, including almost every province in Canada. “Our organizing committee is very pleased with how the planning is going, said Larry Peach, tourism manager for ...
Windsor's Gerrish Street officially reopens during International Town Crier Competition
Escorted by the King’s-Edgehill School 254 Cadet Corps, the criers made a grand entrance Sept. 14 to an eager and sweating crowd. It was the official launch of the 2017 Annapolis Valley International Town Crier Competition, where 20-plus town criers ...
Truro sexual assault survivor shares her story to help others
Like many people, she didn’t report it and wasn’t aware of the services available to help her. Her experience led to a downward spiral that included substance abuse and suicidal thoughts. “It was a hard road but it played a part in directing me to ...
Immigrants return decades later to thank Yarmouth friends
On Sept. 1, Hung and Loi Le returned to Yarmouth after two decades away to reunite with those friends.Hung and Loi Le, at the entrance to their Yarmouth dream home, behind son-in-law Nelson, daughter Kim and granddaughters Marnie and Sadie Bradley. ...
‘Words have always been my favourite thing’: Liverpool resident shortlisted in CBC Nonfiction prize writing contest
That was her reaction when she found out her story had been selected for the 2017 CBC Nonfiction Prize shortlist. The Liverpool resident said she screamed so loudly her cat came down from the attic. “I am very happy,” Powell said. Powell found out ...
Starlight festival shines Sept. 16-23 in South West Nova Scotia
The annual festival features events such as guided stargazing, astro-photography courses, food, music, museum exhibits and information. This region of Nova Scotia is the first starlight tourist destination and starlight reserve in North America to be ...
Exciting touchdown for Starlight Runway Run in Yarmouth
Delaney Tree ran in the one kilometer division.Husband and wife team Rick Allwright and Candice Phibbs organized the sold-out event through their company Mile East Productions.The Yarmouth airport terminal was buzzing with excitement prior to the ...