125 women …

The Advocate is proud to present profiles of some amazing women who were trail blazers in this community, as we continue to celebrate our 125th anniversary. Five generations. Five great stories. Five amazing women. We began the series with Dr. Mina MacKenzie. Now read about Nonie Murray …   Nonie Murray When it comes to […]

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Sweet success

Curator Jim Crawford, left, is showing Ernie Gostock how to mend lines for preparation to tap trees for the making of maple syrup. LORDA Park is a member of the Nova Scotia Maple Syrup Association which makes it a great destination spot this time of the year for folks that want to learn about the […]

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MADORE, Arlene Marie

MADORE, Arlene Marie, age 70 years, Truro, Nova Scotia. Arlene’s family is saddened to announce that she died on March 16, 2019 in Colchester East Hants Health Centre, Truro. Arlene suffered ill health during her last several years. Born in Pictou, September 10, 1948, Arlene was lovingly raised by her maternal grandmother, Hilda Madore. Spending […]

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Lee-Ann Lyons (McCully)

In memory of Lee-Ann Lyons (McCully), 1949-2019, Pictou, 69 years young, of Pictou, NS, formerly of Truro. She died at sunrise on St. Patrick’s Day, in the Palliative Care Unit of the Aberdeen Hospital, New Glasgow, with both of “her boys” at her side. A gentle, peaceful, and courageous passing followed a recent cancer diagnosis. […]

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Zenabis now licensed to sell cannabis oil

VANCOUVER – Zenabis Global Inc. (“Zenabis”) (TSXV: ZENA) announced today that it is now licensed to process and sell cannabis oil products in Canada. The license enables Zenabis to now sell cannabis oil produced at its Atholville, New Brunswick facility, one of the largest indoor cannabis growing facilities in Canada, where Zenabis was already processing […]

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