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Appreciating art

The Tearmann Society for Abused Women is marking its 25th annual Celebration of Art auction and draw this Friday at The Museum of Industry. In anticipation of the event’s anniversary, the Tearmann board is sticking true to the format of the event that has served them well for the past two and a half decades […]

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LESLIE, James A.

Durham- A valiant warrior lost his final battle to cancer on April 23, 2019. Surrounded by family and friends, James Allison Leslie took his final breaths and left this world to start his next great adventure. Before his final surgery James shared the following thoughts of wisdom and encouragement for those he left behind: “I […]

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Sweet spring

With Easter approaching everyone’s sweet tooth kicking in, the Aberdeen Hospital Auxiliary has the solution with its new fundraising event, Chocolate Spring Fest. The group is partnering with the Nova Scotia Community College in Stellarton to celebrate spring and all things sweet with the new event. “There will be a mini fashion show and chocolate […]

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Filling a need

With newly given nicknames like Pictou County’s hero, you wouldn’t expect John McCue to be known for doing road work. The unemployed county resident was out for a drive one day with his mother when they drove over the potholes on Westville Road near the highway overpass. With holes spanning the width of the road […]

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