AMONG FRIENDS: Pictou artist’s creations set in stone
AT THE LIBRARY: Reaping the rewards of summer reading
OUTDOOR WORLD: Colours to attract fish
WEATHER UNIVERSITY: Tuesday’s tornado wasn’t the first
ATLANTIC MARINE FORECAST for Aug. 15, 2018
Yarmouth's Josh Cochrane's tribute to honour the lives lost in the Fredericton ...
‘Still Dance’ - Annapolis Royal exhibition looks at Nat Tileston’s 1970s NYC dance photography
SUMMER SUDS Brewing it up in the Annapolis Valley: Four ingredients, limitless kinds of craft beers
SUMMER SUDS From pinching pennies to tossing the PhD: Paddy’s brewmaster Kirsten MacDonald talks about her love for craft beer
SUMMER SUDS ‘Be a little adventurous’: Man behind Lawrencetown brewery gave up career out west to follow his dreams
SUMMER SUDS ‘A better beer-drinking experience’: Why these three women love Annapolis Valley craft beer
SUMMER SUDS ‘The more the merrier’: Annapolis Valley brewers say craft beer appeals to those from 19 to 90 in Nova Scotia
“We knew that there was going to be a mix there, but I’m finding it really interesting seeing the younger people that are coming out of the woodwork." ...
Listen local in Alma and enjoy home grown talent
BY GWEN MACLEAN FOR THE NEWS ALMA, N.S. The “Buy Local” campaign has really made folks aware of the many fine products made right here in our own communities. Monday Music in Alma is hoping the month of August will have ...
Musical Buddies trio have a three night stint at the deCoste
Mid-August is looking to remain very hot, if not with the weather, then at least with the trio of Musical Buddies that the deCoste has lined up for the nights of Aug. 14, 15 and 16 as part of their annual Festival of Summer Sounds acts. The first ...
FOOD FOR THOUGHT: Summer meals for families on the go
It’s summer vacation and there are places to go and people to see! Eating well while you travel can be a challenge, but that doesn’t mean your healthy habits have to take a permanent vacation. Road Trip Tips Long road trips with a ...
OUTDOOR WORLD: Water temperatures are critical to trout survival
The record air temperatures we are experiencing this summer has been tough on people, as well as animals. While we all want to have some nice summer weather, hot temperatures can create special challenges for fish and other wildlife. History was ...
Pictou County woman celebrates 107th birthday
Nan MacKean celebrated her 107th Birthday on Wednesday surrounded by friends at Valley View Villa in Riverton. The former resident of Churchville is believed to be the oldest living person in Pictou County. She along with her husband Edgar used to ...
Cape Sable Island fisherman recalls 'sea monster' encounter 42 years later
CAPE SABLE ISLAND, N.S. – The 1967 Shag Harbour UFO crash is not the only strange, unexplained occurrence that has happened in Shelburne County over the years. Cape Sable Island fisherman Rodney Ross tells his story of an encounter ...
Musicians rock the river at New Glasgow Riverfront Jubilee
The New Glasgow Riverfront Jubilee drew music lovers to the Glasgow Square Theatre in New Glasgow to enjoy some music between Aug. 3 and Aug. 5. Among the artists playing were Alert the Medic, Jimmy Rankin, Reeny Smith, Matthew Good, Reuben and the ...
SUMMER SUDS - From farm to bottle: Sourcing local hops a challenge for Annapolis Valley brewers
“There just isn’t enough hops grown in Nova Scotia to sustain any brewery all year-round. It’s pretty much impossible.” ...
SUMMER SUDS Head of the class: Ellershouse man passionate about creating the beer behind Windsor's Schoolhouse Brewery
“It's kind of cool to be able to say 'oh yeah, I brewed that one,'” says Leigh Davison. ...