Pictou County Wellness Centre wants to know how next five years can be ...
Dozens gather to purchase first legalized marijuana in Pictou County
So many similarities’: Pictou County man shares unique perspective of ...
Cannabis rules: what to expect in Nova Scotia
CLEARING THE AIR: Taking Atlantic Canada's pot pulse
KISS tribute band ready to rock the deCoste centre
Pictou County Pizza’s brown sauce: a nationwide success
Sparky Paris remembered during New Glasgow Business Wall of Fame induction
First-time Island buyers rejoice
Bay Ferries sees 21 per cent increase over last year during Cat ferry's 2018 season with 50,185 passengers
Pictou County Chamber of Commerce honours businesses and businesspeople
The lowdown on down payments
The time it could take millennials today to raise the minimum down payment required, on average, for a home in some major markets is downright scary. That’s according to a recent nationwide survey by real estate website Point2Homes, ...
Hope for Wildlife founder excited for solar energy project
Hope for Wildlife director Hope Swinimer is excited that the wildlife rehab centre can begin work on a solar power project. ...
Peace by Chocolate founder recognized by Google
Google has spoken. Peace by Chocolate is officially the National Hero Case in the multinational tech-giant’s Grow with Google program. ...
Wedgeport company’s new super soil designed for cannabis growers
WEDGEPORT, YARMOUTH COUNTY, NS - If you’re looking forward to growing cannabis plants of your own, but have never planted them before, a Wedgeport, Yarmouth County, company has developed a “super soil” for newbies . ...
‘Huge implications for everyone’: Fishermen urged to take notice, action on offshore petroleum exploration issues
SOUTHWESTERN NS – Changes in federal legislation, two industrial accidents at offshore drilling sites within the last two years and pending seismic activity near Georges Bank and the North Atlantic right whale critical habitat in Roseway Basin ...
RESERVATIONS: Airbnb regulations a patchwork that’s missing some patches
HALIFAX, N.S. - In the 10 years since Airbnb was launched, it has become a household name and lawmakers are struggling to keep up. Despite telling Ottawa last month that the company is on board with paying taxes, there are no federal regulations ...
Barely getting by
The percentage of Atlantic Canadians living paycheque to paycheque may have gone down since last year. But a recent survey by the Canadian Payroll Association still shows nearly half of Atlantic Canadians polled (49 per cent) are ...
Acceptable debt versus bad debt
Increasing the amount of consumer debt isn’t necessarily bad as long as it’s affordable, according to Matt Fabian, director, research and industry analysis, at credit research company TransUnion. TransUnion studies Canadian debt and ...
'Impressive' growth: Heritage Gas continues to experience success in Amherst
AMHERST, N.S. – It has been nearly 13 years since natural gas first began flowing to Amherst’s home and businesses, and a new report on the economic and environmental benefits of natural gas distribution in Nova Scotia shows how Heritage ...
RESERVATIONS: Renters struggle for accommodation in Airbnb-rich communities
CHARLOTTETOWN, P.E.I. - Greg Rivard hears concerns about the number of Airbnb units popping up in Charlottetown all the time. The Charlottetown councillor, who serves on the P.E.I. capital’s planning board, says he has directed a staff ...