Wednesday, December 12, 2018


Cold weather, warm hearts

When the temperatures plummet, we can’t seem to think beyond a hot cup of cocoa, a warm blanket and a cozy fire burning in our hearth. While that’s the reality for many, it’s just a dream for some in our community who have no place to go to get out of the cold. You can […]


Mariners enter age group swim meet

PICTOU — Members of the Pictou County Mariners Swim Team have qualified to compete this weekend at the Swim Nova Scotia Top 16 holiday countdown meet in Truro. Fifteen Mariners swimmers who took part in an age group development meet last weekend in Halifax collectively achieved personal best times in 80 per cent of swims, […]

Sports tourism gets hard look

ANTIGONISH — It was a rare chance last week for about 30 delegates to take part in a sports tourism conference. Craig Murray, who grew up in Trenton and is in his graduating year at Dalhousie University, organized the conference. It was a project required as part of his recreation and management studies. “The purpose […]

Arts & Entertainment

Painting Protest

By Crystal Murray Last spring when delivering a series of paintings of the fire that engulfed Pictou Lighthouse to the community where it belonged, artist Steven Rhude and his son Sam stopped and took in the view of Abercrombie Point. They drove back to their home in Wolfville and Steven started a painting. He questioned […]


A show for the ages

Pictou County’s own Eleganza Extravaganza is making its way back on stage with more sass, more laughs and more musical prowess than ever before with the third year of Jake and Shaun’s Big Gay Affair in Pictou County and Beyond. What started humbly has now made its way on tour across the province and further […]

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Upcoming Events

  1. Heart & Stroke meeting

    December 13 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
  2. Night with Scott Decoste

    December 15 @ 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  3. Christmas Open House

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  4. Potluck and carol sing

    December 21 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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    December 25 @ 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
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    January 7, 2019 @ 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm
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    February 4, 2019 @ 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm
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