LETTER TO THE EDITOR: We U.S. residents value your friendship
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Consultation and collaboration with fishermen needed on whale situation
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Heed the drug warnings
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Let's support the Town of Yarmouth on the arts centre
OP-ED: Organ and tissue donation awareness
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Minister addresses Shelburne policing conversations
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Do the right thing on electoral boundaries
To date, the government has committed only to "talks" with the Fédération acadienne de la Nouvelle-Écosse (FANE), but it must do more. The present government should follow the twice-offered recommendation of the 2012 Electoral Boundaries Commission ...
LETTER: The LGBTQ2 community needs to be visible to protect rights, itself
“Why don’t we have a straight parade?" In response to Beverely Riggs of Stratford, and all others who may have the same questions that Beverely does, this letter is for you. I am gay. I am very proud of myself. Not just because I’m gay, but also ...
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Thoughts on the Capped Assessment Program, changes needed
He is absolutely correct as demonstrated by his example of two identical neighboring properties in which one pays substantially more than the other. The provincial government must change this tax program. The current capped property assessment ...
LETTER: The social side of fishing
Have you ever thought of the social aspect of fish? No, well nor have I until this evening. I heard that trout were being caught at Islands Park, so I rode to the park to see for myself. When I rounded the corner, the road was lined on both sides, ...
Letter: Towns could annex municipal areas to grow in Shelburne County
I'm concerned as I expect many other residents are about the amalgamation process. There seems to be opportunities for progress being set aside as elected representatives guard their territories. We need a group of positive representatives whether ...
Letter: Municipal leader says Town of Shelburne should consider dissolution
Further to Mayor Mattatall’s quote in the Nov. 24 edition of the Coast Guard when speaking about the amalgamation of the Municipality and Town she stated, “We went into this process in good faith and we want to know if they are willing to do this or ...
Re: Editorial “Left at the Altar”
Marriage is inevitable between them. However, at this time, this would be neither a marriage of equals, nor a happy marriage nor a beneficial marriage. All reports are that one partner is not very compatible with the other. ...
Letter: 100-year-old Cape Sable Island boat still sailing
I thought that this story of a 100-year old boat that was built in Cape Island would be of interest to your readers. About the year 1970 when my son, Peter G. Doane M.D. was 13 years old (now 58) and wished he had a boat, we were in Nova Scotia ...
Letter: Helping refugees is the human thing to do
A refugee camp for displaced Syrians in Turkey.Recently I have observed some misinformation and various misguided opinions regarding the idea of Barrington and Shelburne attempting to sponsor refugee families. I feel a story may help in producing ...
Letter: A special bunny delivery made to White Point Beach Resort
On August 19th and 20th (Wednesday & Thursday) my husband and I attended the reunion of our Bridgewater High School Graduating Class of 1957 at White Point Beach Resort. We left the Lodge late Thursday morning and drove to Bridgewater and ...