On the hunt for fly tying material
HEADLINES & SIDELINES: Sorry if I don’t like the colour
The Value of Green
Relatives of P.E.I. woman tell inquiry that Indigenous lives matter
The Hockey Monologues – tongue-in-cheek skits do a take on minor hockey ...
Mother and daughter celebrate 20th anniversary of successful kidney transplant
Atlantic Canadians brace for rate hike impact
Annapolis Valley distilleries pick up numerous awards at Canadian Artisan Spirits Competition
CEO of Nova Scotia Business Inc. addresses Pictou County Chamber of Commerce
NSLC plans to stick with cannabis ‘essentials’ for now
Pictou County jewellers and florists get set for Valentine’s Day
Get ‘Financially Naked’ with your spouse
Changes to act mean more fishing wealth headed back to Pictou County
A local fisherman is cheering proposed reforms to the federal Fisheries Act that he says will bring more industry profits back into Pictou County. The changes mean that fishermen may only hold one licence for each species and must make their own ...
Pictou County franchise wins national awards
In a world of social media buy and sell groups, online classifieds and digital communication, people have become increasingly more comfortable with selling online even with something as big as a house, says Mallory Whitty, owner of the local ...
Wheels on the home go round and round
After getting two college diplomas, 24-year-old Chelsea Pettipas is dreaming of buying her own custom-built home – and she has it all figured out. Dozens of sketches show exactly where her bedroom, kitchen, dining area, bathroom and laundry ...
Gala celebrating tourism and culture set for April 12
Nominations will soon be accepted for the Destination Eastern and Northumberland Shores 2018 Gala. Cindy MacKinnon, managing director of DEANS, said the annual gala, which will be held April 12 at Glasgow Square, is a celebration of local tourism ...
MacKay Meters helps with smart parking solution
NEW GLASGOW A Pictou County company has collaborated with a Fredericton business trying to solve the congestion of downtown parking – and the hassle of finding a good space to park. J.J. MacKay Canada Ltd. (MacKay Meters) and ...
Commitment to Community - Valley Credit Union opens new homey-but-high-tech Bridgetown branch office
BRIDGETOWN, NS - When they cut the ribbon to officially open the new Valley Credit Union branch in Bridgetown Jan. 24, it signified a commitment to community and a fresh new approach to banking. Valley Credit Union president and CEO Len Ells was ...
New Glasgow NSLC will sell cannabis products once legalized
When marijuana becomes legalized in July cannabis products will be sold at nine Nova Scotia Liquor Corporation stores across Nova Scotia. In Pictou County people will be able to purchase marijuana at the NSLC location at 610 East River Road, which is ...
History and Hops - Fort town brewery mans the cannons and joins Nova Scotia’s growing craft beer revolution
ANNAPOLIS ROYAL, NS - Care for a Ceasefire IPA? How about an Acadian Honey Brown or a King George Porter? If you were buying a beer in Annapolis Royal those names suddenly make sense. Just like Courthouse Vanilla Coffee Stout. Paul St Laurent ...
Passing the stress test
There’s a lot of excitement that comes with buying your first home. There can also be a lot of stress, most of which stems from dealing with banks or other lenders as your try to nail down a mortgage. As of Jan. 1, that process just became a ...
Three years ago, then 20-something Ali Kazerani bought some Bitcoin, an online currency neither backed by gold nor declared legal tender by any government. It’s just lines of code on computers. Most famous as something computer-savvy people ...