HEALTH, NATURALLY: MMR vaccine not linked to autism: studies
CHINESE MEDICINE FOR HEALTH: Time to demystify acupuncture
EAST COAST MOMMY: Spring forward with home projects
RECYCLED LOVE: Rescue dogs are not damaged
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NOW Lunenburg County: Sharing our local story in a neat, little package
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HEALTH, NATURALLY: Fast food is not what it used to be
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CVFD honours Chester residents for outstanding acts of bravery
Seat belts: your last line of defence in a collision
ARE YOU KIDDING ME?: Some things are futile
Annapolis Royal firefighters make donation to Valley Regional in young cancer survivor’s name
Annapolis Royal’s Chase the Ace jackpot estimated at more than $255,000
Clark’s Harbour celebrates 100th anniversary with more events to come during the year
While the inclement weather may have kept most invited special guests from attending, that didn’t stop the Town of Clark’s Harbour from celebrating the 100th anniversary of its incorporation on March 4 with a dinner at the Royal Canadian ...
Four ways to celebrate International Women’s Day
Would you like to make a meaningful gesture in honour of International Women’s Day? Here are four activity ideas you can do alone, as a family, between friends or at the office on Friday, March 8. 1. Organize a talk Ask an accomplished ...
Robbie Smith of Naming the Twins leaves behind musical legacy cherished by many following his death
Condolences and music making memories have been pouring in via social media for Shelburne’s multi-talented Robbie Smith, who passed away on Feb. 27 at the age of 64 after being diagnosed with stage 4 incurable cancer in December. A singer, ...
It’s yours! Yarmouth Fire Department hands over fire truck to Eel Brook department for $1
The Eel Brook and Districts Fire Department have received the keys to Truck #14 at the Yarmouth Fire Hall. With the Yarmouth Department welcoming its new Heavy Rescue Unit earlier this month, a decision was made to sell the truck it was replacing ...
Thousands of dollars raised as revival of Shelburne County Ducks Unlimited Chapter continues to take off with a vengeance
Thousands of dollars were raised for wetland conservation, restoration and education at the annual Shelburne County Ducks Unlimited (DU) lobster dinner and auction on Feb.23 at the Barrington and Area Lions Hall. Support for the Shelburne County ...
Never imagined - Upcoming Chase the Ace in Annapolis Royal almost $250,000
When Chase the Ace resumes at the Annapolis Royal fire hall on March 6, the owner of the ticket drawn stands to win almost a quarter of a million dollars. Firefighter Matt Smith, who has helped organize the fire department fundraiser for 47 weeks, ...
Making it right - The courage of Victor Francis recognized at Annapolis Royal town hall
Victor Francis was a man of principle who stood up for himself and others, said his daughter Marilyn Francis minutes after Annapolis Royal Mayor Bill MacDonald unveiled a plaque honouring her late father. In 1972, Victor Francis, an African Nova ...
Yarmouth resident and town councillor Sandy Dennis loses her battle with cancer but forever won the hearts of her community
It was already a sunny day on Yarmouth’s waterfront a few years back. But the yellow paint that local resident Sandy Dennis was adding to a building on Water Street made the day even more bright and cheerful. “You’re doing ...
THEN AND NOW Milton School memories in Yarmouth: ‘I feel like I’m 5 again’
Hannah Thibedeau takes in her surroundings and is flooded with memories. It’s then that the realization sets in about the very spot she is standing in. “I’m standing right where we used to go into the school,” she says. ...
Annapolis Royal student selected from thousands for $100,000 Loran Scholarship
An 18-year-old Annapolis Royal student is one of 35 young Canadians from 5,089 applicants to receive the much-coveted Loran Scholarship worth $100,000. Finn Hafting, a Grade 12 student at Annapolis West Education Centre, flew to Toronto recently ...