Tuesday 27 September 2016

Mother found not guilty in death of her daughter

A Nova Scotia Supreme Court jury has found a Mount Pleasant mother not guilty of criminal negligence causing the death...

Monday 26 September 2016

No show of support from Bridgewater rep on school review

The school board’s Bridgewater representative won’t say if she’ll support a motion to move Bridgewater Junior-Senior High School (BHS) students...

Saturday 24 September 2016

MODC starts bottled water program

The Municipality of Chester (MODC) has set up a water distribution program to provide potable water to residents in dire...

Monday 26 September 2016

UNESCO sites unite

Lunenburg’s combination of historic landmarks within a still-active town made it a strong candidate for UNESCO World Heritage designation, says...

Monday 26 September 2016

Queens searches for new director of recreation

The Region of Queens Municipality will offer a new Director of Recreation more responsibility but a higher pay grade.

Council approved...

Monday 26 September 2016

Queens County Fair marches on


The 136th annual Queens County Fair parade had a special message this year.

Much of it focused on...

Friday 23 September 2016

Former Liverpool theatre manager drops bid for council

Just a week after announcing his bid in the municipal election, Chris Ball has ended his campaign for the position...

Thursday 22 September 2016

Sculpting a successful garden centre

One of the tenets of good business is to accept market realities and continually modernize with the times. Cosby’s Garden...

Thursday 22 September 2016

MODL hosts meeting ahead of Wileville planning plebiscite

Wileville moved a step closer to possibily adopting land use regulations on September 13 with about 20 residents showing up...

Wednesday 21 September 2016

The rural way


Farmers, artists and crafts people opened their doors over the weekend for the Rural Arts and Life...

Wednesday 21 September 2016

Sculptor puts down roots in Lunenburg Academy

Room 204 in the Lunenburg Academy looks a bit different than it did in my elementary school days.

Sculpted body parts...

Wednesday 21 September 2016

Queens signs 15-year lease with drag racers

The Nova Scotia Drag Racers Association will be able to use the South Shore Regional Airport in Greenfield for at...

Wednesday 21 September 2016

Corey Isenor’s Nova Scotian experiment

Since folk musician Corey Isenor moved to the South Shore, he’s seen the problems we’ve heard all about, but he’s...

Wednesday 21 September 2016

All NSCC campuses close after bomb threat

Nova Scotia Community Colleges (NSCC) across the province were closed today after a bomb threat forced the evacuation of three...

Tuesday 20 September 2016

Upcoming municipal election debates

Town of Bridgewater

September 27 Mayoral Debate – hosted by the Bridgewater Area Chamber of Commerce from 6-8 p.m. in the...

Tuesday 20 September 2016

Student move could save school board thousands

Moving Bridgewater Junior-Senior High School (BHS) students to Park View Education Centre (PVEC) could potentially save the South Shore Regional...

Tuesday 20 September 2016

Stella wins national award

Already a household name in Nova Scotia, Stella Bowles is increasingly being recognized on the Canadian front as a young...

Tuesday 20 September 2016

School board inundated with letters opposing moving students

The South Shore Regional School Board has received dozens of letters in response to its review of the Bridgewater and...

Tuesday 20 September 2016

Museum and region form new partnership

The Region of Queens has announced it will work with the Queens County Museum to offer a place for exhibits...

Tuesday 20 September 2016

Lunenburg heritage society opposes demolition of Anderson barn

The Lunenburg Heritage Society is asking town council to “unconditionally” deny a request to tear down the town’s last 19th-century...

Tuesday 20 September 2016

Hospital hustles up cash for Queens General

The Hospital Hustle in Liverpool raised around $17,000 for Queens General Hospital on September 10.

It’s the hospital’s main fundraising event,...

Tuesday 20 September 2016

Chester village seeks plan on water system

The Village of Chester has agreed to develop a document that will lay out what steps are necessary for the...

Monday 19 September 2016

Sites available for public water

Given the dry weather conditions afflicting Nova Scotia, the province has allowed access to four parks for water.

Graves Island and...

Monday 19 September 2016

Provincial prosecutor packs it in

Pleasure boating is Lloyd Tancock’s latest addition to his plethora of hobbies that includes gardening, golfing, the wintertime vice of...

Monday 19 September 2016

Mahone Bay, meet your new councillors

It’s a win by acclamation for Mahone Bay’s council, but the race for mayor is still on.

Councillors in the town...

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