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Thursday 19 January 2017

DesBrisay hosts Spirit of the East

Usually tempered with tawny wooden artifacts and burnished brass relics, Bridgewater’s DesBrisay Museum took on bold new hues on January...

Thursday 19 January 2017

Welcoming newcomers 101

It’s been more than a year since the effort began to bring Syrian refugees into Canada, with dozens of sponsorship...

Thursday 19 January 2017

Sail to the moon

Chris Stanmore-Major says he came to sailing late. So since he first boarded a ship in Hong Kong when he...

Thursday 19 January 2017

EDITORIAL: The trouble with moving forward on electoral reform

I didn’t set out to write another editorial on electoral reform, but after sitting in on MP Bernadette Jordan’s ninth...

Thursday 19 January 2017

BDA hosts Arts as an Economic Driver event

The Bridgewater Development Association (BDA) is looking to the arts community to help create a new canvas for economic development...

Wednesday 18 January 2017

Webber denies suggestion it’s his last term as MODC warden

A letter written by a candidate in the last municipal election has raised the prospect of career trajectories for two...

Wednesday 18 January 2017

Residents raise rural internet concerns with MODC

Rural internet in Nova Scotia, most agree, leaves a lot to be desired, but what can be done to improve...

Wednesday 18 January 2017

Mahone Bay continues move toward more green energy

Mahone Bay is well on its way to becoming reliant on renewable energy after connecting additional wind turbines to the...

Wednesday 18 January 2017

Little mosque on the South Shore

A small, unassuming building in Blockhouse is home to the Islamic Association of the South Shore, and the South Shore’s...

Tuesday 17 January 2017

Region of Queens ‘overpolicied,’ says municipal clerk

The Region of Queens Municipality has more than twice the number of policies and bylaws as some of the top...

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Tuesday 17 January 2017

Now Lunenburg County searches for unconventional ambassadors

In the year and a half since Nancy McNairn moved from Ontario to Petite Riviere, she’s become a volunteer firefighter,...

Tuesday 17 January 2017

Lunenburg councillor sits out private meeting in protest

As Lunenburg council met for about 45 minutes in a private, in-camera session last night, one member of council refused...

Tuesday 17 January 2017

Dog grooming not considered home-based business in Lunenburg

A Halifax-based dog groomer is in limbo after town regulations sent her move to Lunenburg awry.

Jennifer Sinclair and her partner...

Monday 16 January 2017

‘We are proceeding’

Bridgewater’s chief magistrate used a January 10 council platform to publicly affirm that the town stands steadfast in its pursuit...

Monday 16 January 2017

Trumpeter swan spotted in Green Bay

Residents in Green Bay were excited to see a trumpeter swan at Birch Point on January 15.

“I was within 20...

Monday 16 January 2017

Training area found for Queens County fire departments

Queens County fire departments have a new training site that’s being made ready by the Region of Queens Municipality for...

Monday 16 January 2017

New business development strategy unveiled for the South Shore

A strategy for business development along the South Shore received its first public airing at the Municipality of Chester’s (MODC)...

Monday 16 January 2017

Ingredients coming together for new bakery in Blockhouse

The Municipality of Lunenburg (MODL) is warming up to the idea of having a French bakery in Blockhouse. Council members...

Monday 16 January 2017

Fred Romkey retiring at 89

The new year has rung in an end of an era in the Lunenburg taxi industry with the retirement of...

Sunday 15 January 2017

REMO schools councils on emergency response

As Lunenburg County’s five new councils settle in after last fall’s election, they’re familiarizing themselves with strategies and systems to...

Sunday 15 January 2017

Councils squeeze LCLC’s capital spending for a second year

The Municipality of Lunenburg (MODL) and the Town of Bridgewater have held a tight rein on the capital budget of...

Sunday 15 January 2017

Clarke leads Chester rink back to junior nationals

The defending world junior curling champions haven’t missed a beat without their longtime skip.

“We’re happy with how our season has...

Friday 13 January 2017

VIDEO: In small packages

Photos and story by EVAN BOWER

A lot of people ask Nancy Guest about how to age gracefully, about how exactly...

Friday 13 January 2017

Sustane construction slated for spring

Construction of an innovative plant in the Municipality of Chester that aims to turn garbage into burnable fuel is now...

Friday 13 January 2017

Lunenburg stabbing suspect to test allegations

A Lunenburg man accused of stabbing another man from the town on December 27 is testing the allegations against him...

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