Thursday, October 17, 2019

News

Council rescinds coal exploration

WESTVILLE — Town council has taken coal exploration off its agenda. Council unanimously passed a motion at its regular meeting last week to rescind its original approval for exploratory drilling on land bordered by an area that includes Cowan Street and a railway. Coun. Lynn MacDonald introduced the motion in what she said was a response...

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Sports

Albion club boxing card Nov. 16

TRENTON — A busy season has begun at the Albion Amateur Boxing Club. The club plans to host a boxing card on Nov. 16 at the Nova Scotia Community College gym in Stellarton. Its main event is expected to feature a return match between Matt Fraser from the Albion club and Matt Doyle of the...

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Pentz lauds X-Women’s milestone

ANTIGONISH — Katie Pentz says she recognizes what a historic event occurred last weekend at St.Francis Xavier University. Pentz, who is from Trenton, plays women’s rugby in the lock position in the second row of the scrum for the St. FX X-Women, who defeated the visiting Acadia Axewomen 58-17. She scored a try during the...

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Arts & Entertainment

Classical Series beginning at deCoste with “Shake, Rattle ‘n Bow”

Programming can be a challenge for an entertainment venue when it comes to providing variety, as there is often pressure to bring in performers believed to be profitable. Those operating the deCoste Performing Arts Centre have a different philosophy: it’s not about always making a profit, it’s about having a balance, supporting your community and...

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Opinion

Investment of a little time is best ROI

To the Editor: I have been giving some serious thought to the concept of ROI, Return on Investment. It is an axiom of business, that when investing in a capital project, or any project, there needs to be a return on investment. In business, invariably that investment is measured in direct return of dollars for...

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