Good growth brings good cheer to Millstream Christmas tree farm
YMCA Peace Medal Breakfast and Peace Week events
Sydney Breton Quilters busy working on projects
Nova Scotia College of Nursing reports increase in nursing numbers
Desmond murder-suicide inquiry adjourned until January
Failed drilling equipment caused synthetic mud spill, Nova Scotia’s ...
Failed drilling equipment caused synthetic mud spill, Nova Scotia’s offshore regulator says
Health and pharmaceutical company with Cape Breton location acquired by American group
Nova Scotia pilot program to help export businesses attract investment
Idea Mentoring bringing new entrepreneurs forward in Cape Breton
Seafarers union sues Ottawa over use of foreign crew on P.E.I. to Magdalen Islands ferry
NSCC piloting Women’s Fishing Master Class 4 Program at Burridge Campus in Yarmouth
Bent Ridge Winery taps into unique harvesting partnership with Windsor hockey team
When it comes to finding labourers to help harvest grapes, Bent Ridge Winery has tapped into an unexpected source. ...
New Pictou County business offers Reiki and reflexology
MACPHERSON'S MILLS, N.S. – When people hear the word Reiki, they usually have one of two reactions, says Kathy Olsen. “They either dismiss it or they’re afraid of it,” said Olsen, who recently opened a business in ...
Reasons for food security optimism in Newfoundland and Labrador
Decades of decline has reduced farming in Newfoundland and Labrador to a relatively small industry, yet there remains some optimism the province can find a way to improve food security. The latest edition of the annual Vital Signs report was ...
Port Rexton Brewing teams up with Saint-Pierre and Miquelon brewery
Unlike the rum-running days of yesteryear, a new brewing collaboration between Newfoundland and Saint-Pierre-Miquelon is completely on the up-and-up. Port Rexton Brewing Company and the Brasserie Artisanale de l’Anse in ...
Membertou receives conditional approval for bus licence changes
The provincial regulator has approved an application by Membertou First Nation to amend its motor carrier licence, but with conditions. The Nova Scotia Utility and Review Board released its decision Friday. The conditions it placed on the approval ...
Nova Scotia praised as a unique destination on Travel Lemming's top 30 list for 2020
The appeal of visiting Nova Scotia is highlighted by the annual Travel Lemming Emerging Destination Awards, as number two on the list of the top 30 emerging travel destinations for 2020, and the number one North American destination. The vacation ...
Kentucky Fried Chicken testing bamboo poutine buckets in Canada
In the latest move by a fast-food giant to do its part towards environmental sustainability, Kentucky Fried Chicken Canada is exploring eco-friendly buckets made out of bamboo. The plant fibre, which will first be tested as poutine ...
North Atlantic Refinery CEO talks future pipeline to Whiffen Head
If everything goes according to plan, North Atlantic Refining Ltd. (NARL) could be rolling out two major construction projects at its refinery in Come By Chance in the next two years. The refinery, located near the Town of Come By Chance in ...
Sydney woman pours love into new business
Megan MacKenzie has spent a good portion of her adult life living and working overseas. And among the things she learned is that friendly people can be found anywhere, and secondly, she has a real fondness for tea. “From the very first ...
Heading to the farm, Ray Bear sells his Halifax restaurant
You didn’t have to be that astute an observer of the restaurant scene to figure out that being both full-time farmers and full-time restaurateurs in locations two hours apart wasn’t going to last. For the last year and a half, Ray Bear ...