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'They would all have tears in their eyes': Veterans remembered with special banners in the Municipality of Barrington and Town of Clark's Harbour
The Clark’s Harbour cenotaph makes a fitting background for a memorial banner honouring a World War I veteran. Kathy Johnson photo BARRINGTON/CLARK'S HARBOUR, NS – Hearts are swelling with pride these days ...
Central School club teaching empathy and kindness
School has ended for the day and yet a group of students are still so happy to be here inside a room at Yarmouth Central School. There’s a lot of chatter inside the room by the elementary students and some pretty serious colouring with ...
Volunteers lauded for decades of service
Firefighter Douglas Wolfe wasn’t sure what made him more proud: the medal for 65 years of service or that he had received it from his son. “If you were to ask me what my biggest accomplishment has been as a firefighter, it would be my ...
Baccaro Lighthouse dome getting touched up in Municipality of Barrington
BARRINGTON MUNICIPALITY, NS – The dome on the Baccaro Lighthouse is getting a paint job. Work began in late October. “They’re going to sandblast and paint the dome, just the metal part,” said Bill Powley, a member of the ...
Multiple emergency department closures at Shelburne Roseway Hospital Nov. 2-5 due to lack of physician availability
SHEBURNE, N.S. – The emerency department at Roseway Hospital is seeing more closures during the Nov. 2-5 timeframe due to the lack of physician availability, says the Nova Scotia Health Authority (NSHA). The closure schedule ...
More Janes chicken products recalled, food inspection agency announces
A recall of Janes chicken products has been expanded, the Canadian Food Inspection Agency announced Friday. An Oct. 26 recall of Janes Pub Style Chicken Burgers has been updated to include Janes Pub Style Chicken Strips. Sofina Foods Inc. is ...
Arcadia sidewalk being replaced
ARCADIA - Motorists are advised to use caution and expect traffic delays through Arcadia during the replacement of the sidewalk on the east side of the road. The project was approved as part of the 2018-19 capital budget for the Municipality ...
NSCC issues apology for racist, stereotype image on classroom door at Burridge Campus in Yarmouth
YARMOUTH, N.S. – The NSCC Burridge Campus in Yarmouth has come under fire for a life size image that was on a classroom door for about a week that had racial and stereotyping elements that negatively depicted black women as mothers. The ...
Closure schedules announced for Digby and Shelburne hospitals due to lack of physician availability
SOUTHWESTERN, N.S. – The Nova Scotia Health Authority has announced emergency department closures at the hospitals in Digby and Shelburne due to a lack of physician availability. The emergency department at Digby General Hospital will be ...
Seven fire departments in tri-counties have left Yarmouth dispatch centre amid concerns over uncertainty and costs
YARMOUTH, N.S. – There are seven fire departments in the tri-counties who have already left the Yarmouth dispatch centre, which, says one municipal unit, was by no means an easy decision to make. “We didn’t take it lightly, it ...