2018 Barrington Municipal Exhibition runs Aug. 16-19
Barrington municipality opens arena for showers, makes non-potable water source available
Shelburne offering water sources as dry summer impacts residents
UPDATE: Funeral begins for slain Fredericton police officers
Annapolis County expropriates Valley Waste’s Lawrencetown transfer station
UARB rules more consultation by province with First Nations groups is needed on Tusket dam refurbishment project
Shifting gears - Losing your job can be the catalyst for positive career change
OLIVER: Seek savings on scholastic spending
SUMMER SUDS High hopes for hops: Hamiltons Hop Yard growing the flavours that make craft beers interesting
SUMMER SUDS Not just taste: Unique label art, logos a big part of the Annapolis Valley craft beer industry
Discussions and information gathering continues on Bay Ferries' proposal to sail to and from Bar Harbor instead of Portland
SUMMER SUDS ‘A disadvantage in our own market’: Craft beer brewer association president says Nova Scotia brewers hit with unfair tax
SUMMER SUDS Crafting a new future for beer in the Annapolis Valley
Some say it’s a trend, others say it’s here to stay, but one thing is undeniable: hard data shows craft beer is boosting Nova Scotia’s economy. ...
Maine company making pitch to town of Bar Harbor to operate its own international ferry service from this port
BAR HARBOR, MAINE – And then there were two. A Bar Harbor company that has long thought about delving into international ferry service between Maine and Nova Scotia is hoping the town of Bar Harbor will give its proposal the same ...
Bay Ferries releases June passenger count, says looking ahead 'sales have been strong" for 2018 season
YARMOUTH, N.S. – The Cat ferry’s numbers are in for the month of June and, according to Bay Ferries, during 16 round trips the ferry carried 6,723 passengers over a three-week period from the time the season started on June 8. This ...
Matt Trask joins Western REN, will lead network's client-facing services
Matthew (Matt) Trask has joined the Western Regional Enterprise Network as economic development officer responsible for leading the Western REN’s client-facing services. To many people, Trask is a familiar face on the regional business ...
Bar Harbor council approves motion to consider proposal put forth by Bay Ferries for Bar Harbor to Yarmouth ferry service
BAR HARBOR – Bar Harbor town council has agreed to consider a proposal from Bay Ferries that would see ferry service between Yarmouth and Bar Harbor instead of Portland. Bay Ferries – which operated ferry service between Bar Harbor ...
Jumpstarting your dream project
Minutes before it’s set to close, Joey Batts and Rudy’s Kickstarter campaign to scrape together the money to shoot a short documentary about Nova Scotia is sitting pretty. The two teachers from Connecticut were hoping to raise ...
Newfoundland transgender woman has learned transition comes with a cost
In the tiny community of New Harbour about an hour’s drive west of St. John’s, N.L., a 51-year-old who identified as a man for decades publicly came out six weeks ago as a woman. Meet Sarah-Dena Harnum. There are still a few ...
FOR WHAT IT'S WORTH: It ain’t easy summer livin’ if left in debt from your kid’s camp
One summertime ritual is almost upon us and - even though the school-related expenses will take a break for a couple of months - the pressure is now on for some families to find the money to pay for summer camp for one or more children. The ...
Tusket Islands and new Yarmouth harbour tours add Bluenoser experience to their sails
YARMOUTH, N.S. – Not only has a local tour business in Yarmouth County offered a new harbour tour this summer, they’re offering their guests another new experience as well – people are getting bluenosed. Tusket Islands Tours, ...
Digby Pines chef and Halifax artist team up for cook book
DIGBY, N.S- Chef Dale Nichols of the Digby Pines Golf Resort and Spa, and Halifax artist Lynda Shalagan have teamed up to present some of the best recipes served at the Digby Pines. “I never really had a desire to make a cookbook but ...