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PHOTOS: 'We will remember them': Legion's Remembrance Day ceremony held at the Yarmouth Mariners Centre
YARMOUTH, N.S. – The annual Royal Canadian Legion Remembrance Day ceremony was held at the Yarmouth Mariners Centre on Nov. 11. The ceremony also paid tribute to the 100th anniversary of the end of World War 1. PHOTOS BY VANGUARD ...
'We should not forget': Labour of love and remembrance goes into Yarmouth Remembrance day window display
YARMOUTH, N.S. – A Remembrance Day window display at Spears and MacLeod Pharmasave in Yarmouth has once again been turning a lot of heads and attracting a lot of attention. The Remembrance Day display at the Spears and MacLeod ...
Town of Shelburne receives 2018 Creative Nova Scotia Community Arts and Culture Recognition Award
SHELBURNE, N.S. – The Town of Shelburne is the recipient of the 2018 Creative Nova Scotia Community Arts and Culture Recognition Award. The award is presented annually at the Creative Nova Scotia Awards Gala to a community that demonstrates ...
Emotional journey for Yarmouth resident Tracy Hatfield as he retraces family’s history with overseas visit to cemeteries and former P.O.W. camp
YARMOUTH, N.S. – It was an experience that moved Tracy Hatfield to tears. The Yarmouth resident was in Europe recently and his trip included a visit to a German cemetery where he got to see the graves of three members of his ...
Teach kids about Remembrance Day
Wondering how to share the importance of Remembrance Day with your kids? Here are a few ways to teach your children about the wars that shaped our history and the reasons why we pay tribute to the men and women who took part in ...
Where do your poppy dollars go?
Wearing a poppy is a good way to not only pay tribute to Canada’s veterans but also to give back to them. The poppies sold every year in the weeks leading up to Remembrance Day are provided by the Royal Canadian Legion, who use the money ...
Honorary Colonel appointed
In September, Don Downe assumed the role as honorary colonel of the West Nova Scotia Regiment in a ceremony held at the Royal Canadian Legion Branch 24 in Bridgewater. Downe replaced outgoing Honorary Col. John Leefe. Seated from left: Honorary Col. ...
Roles played by branches of the Canadian military
Each year on Nov. 11, Canadians pause in a silent moment of remembrance for the men and women who have served and continue to serve their country during times of war, conflict and peace. Known as Remembrance Day, the day honours the brave people who ...
Royal Canadian Legion Branch 49 Mahone Bay presented its first poppy of the 2018 Poppy Campaign to Robert Jeffery “Whoopi” Wentzell, a Second World War veteran of the Canadian Merchant Navy (CMN). Wentzell is originally from Indian Point ...
PHOTOS & VIDEO: Yarmouth resident Tim Mackinnon's annual spooky Halloween property transformation delights and frightens
YARMOUTH, N.S. – Every year Yarmouth resident Tim Mackinnon spends months preparing for Halloween. And the transformation is always creative, fun and spooky. Here's some photos and video from his efforts this year. There was a steady ...