Cape Breton Post
Free pass to Wellness Centre, YMCA for those with loved ones in palliative care
Lower rent attracting interest in Albion Business Park in Stellarton
Pictou Lions hosting public meeting to discuss proposed park
New Glasgow Academy stages Elf
Dress up your holiday dinner
Pictou County council looking at live-streaming meetings
Jugglers take the stage Monday at deCoste
PICTOU A unique show this fall at the deCoste Performing Arts Centre will take place Monday, Nov. 27, when the Mud Bay Jugglers take to the stage. This troupe is said to juggle genres as easily as objects, weaving theatre, dance, physical ...
Volunteer making seasons bright at nursing home
At Valley View Villa, Cindy MacLean decks the halls. MacLean, who works at the long-term care facility, was back at it again this year decorating throughout the facility as has become her Christmas tradition. MacLean said she first became ...
Students exploring opportunities in skilled trades at NSCC in Stellarton
Nearly 120 students in grades 8, 9, 10 and 11 from the Chignecto-Central, Strait and Annapolis Valley regional school boards will be attending Skilled Futures in Trades & Tech, presented by Skills Canada – Nova Scotia (SCNS) on Tuesday at ...
YMCA invites residents to act for peace
From Nov. 18- Nov. 25, the YMCA of Pictou County, together with YMCAs across Canada will be offering activities that help children, youth and adults explore peace from personal, local and global perspectives. Collectively, YMCAs in Canada ask ...
Sobeys launches 9th annual Stars of Christmas food bank drive
Sobeys launched the ninth annual Star of Christmas Food Bank Drive campaign last week across Atlantic Canada. The campaign takes place throughout the entire Sobeys Inc. network of more than 300 stores from Nov. 16 to Nov. 29. During that time all ...
People suffer from plant blindness
Anyone would be impressed. Standing in front of the skeleton of a blue whale has a jaw-dropping effect. It is hard to imagine a mammal THAT big. We were at the Royal Ontario Museum, enjoying a special birthday treat with family, which is about as ...
More than 400 nativity scenes will be on display at New Glasgow church
NEW GLASGOW – The collection of nativity scenes at New Glasgow’s Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints continues to grow every year. The church now has over 400 nativity scenes, and is inviting anyone interested to go take ...
Loaded gun found: RCMP have man in custody after woman assaulted near Sobeys in Pictou
A 31-year-old Colchester County man has been charged following an alleged incident involving a gun in Pictou Monday morning. James Falt is charged with pointing a firearm, assault by threatening to use a weapon, confinement, assault, mischief, ...
Jury selection begins in trial of man charged in death of police officer Catherine Campbell
HALIFAX — Jury selection has begun in the trial of a Nova Scotia man accused of killing an off-duty police officer in Halifax. Christopher Calvin Garnier is charged with second-degree murder in the death of Truro police officer ...
Auxiliary selling Christmas wreaths
The sweet smell of pine wafted through the old Scotiabank office Saturday as volunteers from the Aberdeen Hospital Auxiliary prepared to decorate more than 200 Christmas wreaths. The wreaths, which are being sold to local individuals and ...