Pictou County dog trainer and her border collie to compete at world ...
A gap in help for the homeless in Pictou County
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MARINE FORECAST for Northumberland Strait, April 21, 2018
CINDY'S SNAPSHOT: Dennis Curran, Cherry Hill, N.S.
Russell Wangersky: Science worth chewing on
BEYOND THE NOTEBOOK: Homeless shelter can be the starting point
Ranking Canada on LGBTQ rights
Russell Wangersky: Convenience vs. security in the internet of things
JIM VIBERT: Opposition leader Karla MacFarlane is the surprise of the session
Information breach fallout offers multiple choices
Russell Wangersky: Equal rights for all?
I’m not a lawyer. That’s pretty obvious. But I read legal decisions, follow cases through the courts, and watch an ever-growing movement that’s seeing corporations, unions and governments gain ever-more prominence in court cases ...
Russell Wangersky: Facebook’s using you
It’s something everyone should have realized a long time ago: despite all its cheap talk about friends and friendship, Facebook is not your friend. Russell Wangersky And it never was. It’s a business, a business ...
Russell Wangersky: Code and conduct
Maybe it’s a solution, or maybe it’s a whole different kind of problem. Russell Wangersky Bill C-51, which focuses on a bunch of different issues in the Criminal Code (including, oddly, the removal of “crime comics” ...
Pot law prepares NS for the unknown
Some say it’s been too long coming, others that it should never come at all, but legal cannabis is just months away, and the legal framework arrived in the Nova Scotia legislature Tuesday albeit with the acknowledgement that it’s a work ...
Russell Wangersky: Satisfaction, one chore at a time
It’s close enough to spring to have a “to do” list now: expand the vegetable garden, paint, repair and re-roof the shed, put in firewood for next winter. Rebuild the shed chimney, where, years ago, previous ...
A spatula transformed.
“Do not conform to the pattern of this world, but be transformed by the renewing of your mind. Then you will be able to test and approve what God’s will is—his good, pleasing and perfect will.” - Romans 12:2 The jam ...
Celebrating LGBTQ citizens around the world
Each year, millions gather around the globe to celebrate the LGBTQ community, and it is a grand way in which to raise awareness. Pride celebrations will be in full swing everywhere, the rainbow flag will be raised and displayed proudly on flagpoles ...
OP-ED: Positive things happening in continuing care
By Randy Delorey There has been a great deal of misinformation shared recently about people waiting for nursing home beds. As a government, caring for our aging population is extremely important to us, so I want to share some facts about long term ...
A land rush at the end of the line
If, as some claim, one definition of insanity is doing the same thing over and over and expecting different results, we can take some comfort that, with apologies to Paul Simon, Nova Scotia is still crazy after all these years. This is the ...
Premier popularity (yikes!)
Recently, six of the Canadian premiers got some very bad news – they’re less popular than the populist demagogue president of the United States, Donald Trump. According to this piece by Angus Reid, our own premier has the unfortunate ...