Saturday 25 May 2024

Restoring an unsung hero

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When Trinity Nicholas was a child, she would wade through lush beds of eelgrass off the shores of...

Saturday 25 May 2024

Does optimism make a difference

Does optimism make a difference? That is, a positive difference? Or is optimism only for the naive and easily-led, those...

Saturday 25 May 2024

Bridgewater police to bill province for extra hours dealing with mental health calls for service

BRIDGEWATER — The province won’t commit to paying bills this town’s police force will send to the government to recover...

Friday 24 May 2024

What’s new at the SHAID Tree Animal Shelter

It is mid-May here at SHAID Tree Animal Shelter, and as busy as ever.

We have taken in 167 cats and...

Thursday 23 May 2024

Party Time at the Dynamite Trail

SOUTH SHORE - On the first Saturday of June the Dynamite Trail Association is hosting a party to celebrate the...

Thursday 23 May 2024

Hit Songs & Memorable Stories

OAK ISLAND - Four local singer/songwriters will get together in an intimate setting at the Oak Island Inn resort May...

Thursday 23 May 2024

Bright young minds gather for regional heritage fair

BRIDGEWATER - Some of the best and brightest young minds in the area congregated at the Lunenburg County Lifestyle Centre...

Thursday 23 May 2024

A lot of pullin’ going on in New Ross

New Ross - For the first time in history the Nova Scotia Arm Wrestling Association (NSAWA) hosted Provincial Championships in...

Wednesday 22 May 2024

Town chooses development design, makes some Blockhouse Hill lands surplus

LUNENBURG - Town-owned lands toward the back harbour bordering the Bay-to-Bay public trail, the size equivalent of about seven soccer...

Wednesday 22 May 2024

Local player leads team to QMJHL title

BRIDGEWATER - He’s a champion!

Local hockey player, Luke Woodworth, 20, led his team, the Drummondville Voltigeurs, to a Quebec Maritimes...

Wednesday 22 May 2024

Federal cabinet ministers in Bridgewater to announce child care funding

BRIDGEWATER — Like the Robert Munsch book titled Up, Up, Down that federal cabinet minister Chrystia Freeland read to youngsters...

Thursday 9 November 2023

Municipalities, EAC call for action on protection act

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Municipalities and the Ecology Action Centre (EAC) want the Coastal Protection Act (CPA) fully implement sooner than later.


Saturday 25 May 2024

Nova Scotia Health job fair in Bridgewater attracts 84 people to seek potential employment

BRIDGEWATER — Dozens of people showed up at the Michelin Social Club on April 26 hoping to potentially land work...

Wednesday 22 May 2024

Empire trees strike back at homeowners

BRIDGEWATER — Trees on town land are causing different problems for two separate Empire Street property owners. The common theme:...

Tuesday 21 May 2024

The Blue Zones

If you were making a list of what you want most of all, you might include “a long, healthy life”...

Tuesday 21 May 2024

Municipality, football group negotiating management deal involving Pine Grove park

COOKVILLE — A gridiron appears destined for the currently shuttered municipal park in Pine Grove.

The Municipality of the District of...

Tuesday 21 May 2024

Kitten tales from SHAID

If you’re a weekly reader, you may remember we have many Queens who have given birth in the comfort of...

Tuesday 21 May 2024

Checking out the French Basin Trail

On May 5, I happened to be in Annapolis Royal and before heading back home I paid a visit to...

Sunday 19 May 2024

Shoreham Village sets sights on new $70 million-plus long-term care home

CHESTER — Construction of a new long-term care home is poised to start soon. Chief executive of Shoreham Village, Janet...

Sunday 19 May 2024

Pine Grove author releases first work of fiction

PINE GROVE — Mark Winfield takes his first step into publishing fiction with The Stones of Great Bear Lake, a...

Sunday 19 May 2024

Musical talent on display at the Lunenburg County Music Festival


LUNENBURG - The 2024 Lunenburg County Music Festival was held April 13-18, showcasing a wealth of local talent at...

Sunday 19 May 2024

Lots of fun to be had at the spring carnival

LIVERPOOL - Food and fun is sure to be had at this year’s Dr. John C. Wickwire spring carnival, while...

Thursday 16 May 2024

Park View/ Queens County player heading to Germany

SOUTH SHORE - Park View and Queens County hockey player, Sammy Cochrane is off to Germany to play hockey this...

Thursday 16 May 2024

Community supporting community

LUNENBURG - Being able to eat is something essential, and yet, for some people it is not easy…food can be...

Wednesday 15 May 2024

Queens County holds line on majority of property tax rates

LIVERPOOL — Many home and business property taxpayers in the Region of Queens Municipality won’t see a change in 2024-25...

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