Pictou-Advocate-opinion

May is Lyme Disease Awareness Month

To the Editor: May is Lyme Disease Awareness month. There is much yet to be understood and discovered about Lyme, ie Borrelia, and co-infections carried by ticks and other vectors. A vector-borne illness, ie Lyme, could be the root cause of a condition you may have been told you have. Lyme is called the great […]

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Way up high …

Angela MacKay, one of the supervisors at Staples New Glasgow, spent her afternoon at the mercy of her customers. Their donations to Special Olympics could extend her stay on the lift.  Please pop by and donate this afternoon. (Photo submitted by Brian Cameron)

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Music Festival results

NEW GLASGOW – There were lots of high notes – and high marks – produced during the 80th annual New Glasgow Music festival. Here are some results: April 17 North Nova Education Centre Class 3055: School Band Workshop New Glasgow Academy Beginner Band, Silver   Class 3030 School Band B100 Grade 6 and under St. […]

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Pictou Advocate Arts and Entertainment

Shining stars

Lucas March was the winner of the Rose Bowl and Leah McPherson was the winner of the Junior Cup, presented during the Stars of the Festival concert at the deCoste Performing Arts Centre on Sunday. The concert highlights excellence in the various disciplines of the annual New Glasgow Music Festival competition and brought to a […]

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