Friday 18 January 2019

‘Jacks name, logo, grace new brew

Would you like a beer to go with that hockey game?

A new beverage emblazoned with the logo and name of...

Friday 18 January 2019

Third Salute to Sable Island galloping ahead

For a third year running, White Point Lodge is making it possible for enthusiasts to visit Sable Island — virtually.


Thursday 17 January 2019

Comic collection, ATVs, stolen in break-in

Lunenburg District RCMP are hoping the public might help them solve a break-and-enter case in the Forties, which resulted in...

Thursday 17 January 2019

Books to bistro

Metaphorically speaking, Jo Henschel, 22, is a long way from the career path she might have followed with a university...

Wednesday 16 January 2019

Group to host public sessions concerning regulating plastic use in Lunenburg

A citizens group backed by environmental stewards and the business sector plans a three-hour public meeting this month to gauge...

Wednesday 16 January 2019

Dropped mitten causes temporary entrapment for man in hospital elevator

Hospital visits have their share of ups and downs but, through no fault of his own, a man’s attendance came...

Tuesday 15 January 2019

Queens County woman admits to criminal negligence causing the death of her younger sister

A Queens County woman admits to criminal negligence causing the death of her younger sister nearly two years ago.

Meghan Elizabeth...

Tuesday 15 January 2019

Aqualitis CEO to give ‘fireside chat’ on cannabis in Halifax

Myrna Gillis, the chief executive officer (CEO) and co-founder of Aqualitas will be the keynote speaker at an event in...

Monday 14 January 2019

New South Shore parent’s group calls for greater accountability within education system


A new group is calling for accountability in Nova Scotia's newly restructured education system.

Simone Chia-Kangata recently started the Facebook...

Monday 14 January 2019

Bernadette Jordan named to federal cabinet

Bernadette Jordan, the MP for South Shore-St. Margaret’s, was named Canada’s new Minister of Rural Economic Development on January 14.


Thursday 10 January 2019

Woman arrested in Bridgewater in parked car and charged for being under the influence

An adult female was arrested and charged in Bridgewater for being under the influence on January 8.

Members of the Bridgewater...

Wednesday 9 January 2019

Smartphone users learn about 911 feature the hard way

iPhone users: Check your device settings.

Cautionary tales recently made the rounds on social media from local folks who’ve unintentionally discovered...

Tuesday 8 January 2019

Controversy continues to swirl around SSRSE’s suspension of Bayview principal

In the wake of the controversial suspension and subsequent reinstatement of Lamar Eason, the principal of Mahone Bay’s Bayview Community...

Tuesday 8 January 2019

Community gathers to try and solve Caledonia gas woes


An estimated 170 people packed in the North Queens Fire Hall January 7 for a community meeting to help find...

Monday 7 January 2019

Team Weagle wins provincial u21 championship


Graeme Weagle and his Chester-based team are the u21 Nova Scotia men’s curling champions.

The team went 7-2 overall at the...

Friday 4 January 2019

Leon’s furniture Bridgewater Mall store closes

Leon’s, the name synonymous with the iconic Canadian furniture retailer, shuttered its Bridgewater Mall store.

Customers arriving Friday at the LaHave...

Friday 4 January 2019

Large quantity of lobster stolen in Queens County

LighthouseNOW staff

The Queens District RCMP is requesting public assistance in two recent thefts where 1,200 pounds of lobster was stolen...

Friday 4 January 2019

Arrest made in 2016 robbery attempt in Liverpool

A 31-year-old man was arrested January 2 in Liverpool for an attempted robbery dating back to December 2, 2016. Queens...

Thursday 3 January 2019

Provincial PC Leader pans government on schools, aquaculture, ferry

The leader of Nova Scotia’s PC Party, Tim Houston, says he would not have dissolved the province’s school boards had...

Wednesday 2 January 2019

Pursuing the dream

Lilydale's Madison Beck is living a dream.

The goaltender is currently in Obihiro, Japan as a member of Team Canada that...

Thursday 27 December 2018

The top stories of 2018

SSRSB overruled

It had been a bit of a David versus Goliath scenario from the start. On February 13, the Honourable...

Monday 24 December 2018

Power surge closes LCLC pool

A power surge amid the storm on December 22 that may have damaged the de-humidification system on the roof at...

Monday 24 December 2018

Merry Christmas

The staff of LighthouseNOW wishes everyone a happy holiday.


Monday 24 December 2018

Lunenburg RCMP call for public’s help in solving multiple break-ins

Lunenburg County District RCMP is seeking the public’s assistance with identifying persons of interest in multiple break and enters in...

Thursday 20 December 2018

Under fire for suspending a popular principal, the regional executive director of the SSRCE is handed more responsibility

The embattled regional executive director of the South Shore Regional Centre for Education (SSRCE), Scott Milner, is leaving his position...

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