Pictou County dog trainer and her border collie to compete at world ...
A gap in help for the homeless in Pictou County
HOMELESSNESS IN PICTOU COUNTY: Life was good – until it wasn’t
Blair treats Pictou County fight fans to unanimous win
New Glaswegian honours ancestor who fought at Culloden
Community cleanup rolls into Lismore
Destination: Renovation - Think ahead to determine what you want back from what you put in
Outlook 'promising' for proposed new mine in East Kemptville
New Annapolis Royal ice cream shop a big hit and it’s not even summer yet!
Company launches website to market Pictou
Solving insolvency: steps towards a better credit score
Tax time tips and tools
This year, I’ve received one T4 tax form from my employer, another from our corporate benefits provider, and one from my bank. As such, my tax situation isn’t very complex. Yet, because I don’t have an intimate knowledge of ...
DIY home selling gaining popularity
When Craig Thibault and Michelle Blinn moved in together, his three-bedroom home with grey siding in Plympton Station in southwestern Nova Scotia suddenly seemed a tad, well, crowded. “We needed a little more space,” said Thibault. ...
Online grocery service begins in New Glasgow
NEW GLASGOW On Wednesday, Sarah Pettipas was busy filling a cart at Superstore in New Glasgow, only she wasn’t shopping for herself. The store employee was shopping for customers who had placed orders online to pick up later at the ...
Starbucks location coming to New Glasgow
By this fall, people could be sipping on Starbucks pumpkin spice lattés on East River Road in New Glasgow. Greg Burrows confirmed that he will be opening a Starbucks location which will be built onto the existing Subway location on East ...
Trenton’s new Pharmasave off to strong start
TRENTON The new Pharmasave in Trenton is off to a strong start since its opening on March 14, joining its venerable sister store in Pictou serving the local area. The new store opened a few years after the old Shoppers Drug Mart in town closed, ...
Bad Credit? Yes, it’s a problem
No credit. Bad credit. No problem. Clearly, I watch too much television because I see this message pop up on the screen way too often. It’s usually advertisements for auto financing or payday loans. Even mortgages can be obtained ...
Picking the pockets of seniors
It started off innocently enough, with a few friendly messages on Facebook from another senior who certainly seemed like the real deal. “I had a street address (for him) and the whole bit,” said Heather Marchione. The ...
Pure Paint from all-natural ingredients - Nova Scotia company first of its kind in Canada
BIBLE HILL, N.S. Gena Arthur could only gaze in wonder at the ancient cave paintings before her – and marvel at their longevity. “I was in a cave in France and looking at these paintings that have been there for 30,000 years ...
Heritage Gas hopes to connect with more customers
Heritage Gas Ltd. has once again received approval from the Nova Scotia Utility and Review Board to continue expanding its services in Pictou County and other parts of Nova Scotia. Heritage Gas vice president of engineering, construction and ...
Web.com holds New Glasgow job fair in latest hiring drive
NEW GLASGOW A stormy March day didn’t keep people from coming to a job fair at Web.com Thursday. Within an hour of the five-hour job fair starting, about a dozen people had signed their names to a list, in hopes of being of the eight new ...