Jumpstarting your dream project
Spring frosts don’t slow down strawberry season in Antigonish County
Newfoundland transgender woman has learned transition comes with a cost
FOR WHAT IT'S WORTH: It ain’t easy summer livin’ if left in debt from your kid’s camp
MacGillivray Properties plans new life for waterfront warehouse
Uncle Leo’s Brewery setting up outdoor beer garden at Pictou’s Hector Heritage Quay
Relationship status: it’s complicated
Not too long ago, I wrote about marriage and planning a financial future together after the honeymoon ends. And while the advice offered at the time holds true for those headed down the aisle — and those jetting off to Niagara Falls to elope ...
More serious consideration by Bay Ferries expected to be given to possibility of Cat ferry returning to Bar Harbor
YARMOUTH, N.S. – Bay Ferries has been saying a return to Bar Harbor for ferry service between Nova Scotia and Maine is something it is has been exploring. A vote in Bar Harbor this past week will likely cause the company to further look ...
Nova Scotia extends deadline again to find buyer for former wind plant in Trenton
HALIFAX - A deadline to find a buyer for one of Atlantic Canada's largest industrial sites is likely being extended again by the Nova Scotia government, the province's business minister said Wednesday. Geoff MacLellan said a deadline that ...
Seaside Marketplace opens in Pictou Saturday
PICTOU The grand opening of the Pictou Seaside Marketplace will take place Saturday. Located in the Caledonia Curling Club, the marketplace will bring together vendors who offer unique local products as well as rentals that will take people ...
Nova Scotia couple cast off for a life at sea, and they're not the only ones
While their numbers are small, there are several Atlantic Canadians opting to sell their land-locked properties and live full-time aboard their boat Waves lap gently against the hull of the Xcelsior II, a 44-foot sailboat sheltered in ...
Cat ferry service starts its season between Yarmouth and Portland on June 8
YARMOUTH, N.S. – With Bay Ferries’ Cat ferry scheduled to sail out of Yarmouth on June 8 at 8:30 a.m. for its first crossing of the season to Portland, Bay Ferries CEO Mark MacDonald says ticket sales are already up compared to where ...
N.B. tries to revive Energy East pipeline
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau needs to at least try to resurrect the Energy East pipeline project since it could mean thousands of jobs for Atlantic Canada, says the top exec of Saint John’s chamber of commerce. “The market for oil is ...
Agriculture minister, farmers see how greenhouse farming in Holland is changing the industry
Located right off the Harvest Highway, a huge array of greenhouses can be seen near Lawrencetown. It’s a bit of a change of scenery. ...
Cheap Trip - Tips to trekking the country with little money
Two days after their wedding, Emily Tapper and Sidney Coakley packed their gear into their Jeep and set off on a three-week adventure that saw them camp — often for free — throughout Canada. “We probably spent between $200 and ...
Staying local for a cheap vacation
Here’s a term I find annoying – staycation. It’s not a difficult idea to understand. Rather than go away for your vacation, you stay. But it’s also becoming a reality for me and the time I booked off work at the ...