CINDY DAY: Robin sightings can be deceiving
One of three suspects in beating of autistic man in Ontario not ...
Canadian standup comedian Mike MacDonald with ties to Pictou County, dead at ...
Temperatures right for ticks: expert
Cheryl MacKay: a cancer survivor who turned her struggle into an opportunity
Author charts 50 years of protest over mill
Lighthouse filming project big economic boon for Yarmouth
Downtown, making some thrifty rounds
Creative Pictou County Arts Society aims to help artists connect
Famous Daughter - Annapolis Royal to honour black heritage and inspirational Daurene Lewis
Middleton Relay For Life set to go June 2 at arena
Glen Haven resident Nancy Marshall is natural poet and devoted volunteer
Plaid Marquee invites people to watch movies as a community
The theatre, the theatre. Whatever happened to the theatre? In the age of Netflix and online streaming, something is being lost. Just as televisions and movie theatres took the limelight away from traditional stage theatre, online streaming is now ...
The luck of the Irish
With everyone celebrating all things Irish today, I thought it would be appropriate to look at the significant contribution made by Ireland to sport fishing, and fly tying. Many of the trout and salmon flies we use today are patterned on flies ...
Glen Haven Manor launches Facebook page
NEW GLASGOW – Glen Haven Manor has launched a Facebook page for the long-term care facility. The page (www.facebook.com/glenhavenmanorng) will be a complement communications piece to the newly enhanced Glen Haven website ...
Maudie a big winner at the Canadian Screen Awards taking home seven awards and sweeping major categories
YARMOUTH, N.S. – The movie Maudie didn’t just strike at the hearts of movie goers last year, but the film based on the life of beloved Nova Scotia folk artist Maud Lewis also shone brightly at the recent Canadian Screen Awards where it ...
Cricket powder...food of the future?
Did you know that the food we eat is broken down into three main components? These are known as macronutrients. You may recognize macronutrients more specifically as carbohydrates, fats and protein. These three nutrients provide our bodies with the ...
Big Brother icon Emmett Blois talks about life after show
GREENWOOD There’s one scenario that would have Emmett Blois seriously considering a return to Big Brother Canada. “I would go back for the right kind of season,” said Blois, who fielded questions from fans during a meet and ...
I saw my first skunk of the year this week. It was on the side of the road between Truro and Halifax. A roadkill skunk may not be very significant but it signalled to me that the fine weather we experienced for most of this winter is probably ...
QUIZ: Atlantic Canada's amazing women
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Historica Canada releases new Heritage Minute on L. M. Montgomery, focusing on mental health
To mark International Women’s Day, Historica Canada has released a new Heritage Minute that tells the story of Island author Lucy Maud Montgomery in her own words, as drawn from her journals. The Heritage Minute explores Montgomery’s ...
Highland Dance competition in Pictou this weekend
Members of the Pictou County Highland Dance Association will be hosting the 4th Annual Ship Hector Scottish Heritage Championship and the 40th Annual Debbie Robson Memorial Competition this weekend. The event, which is growing each year, has 233 ...