Karla MacFarlane feted for leadership

HALIFAX — The Progressive Conservative Party of Nova Scotia has shown its love to Karla MacFarlane. Hundreds of Tories gathered Saturday at the Halifax Exhibition Centre to celebrate the outgoing party leader and highlight her contributions to the party during the 10 months she served as interim leader. In paying tribute to her friend, PC […]

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Tim Houston new leader of PC Party

HALIFAX — Pictou East MLA Tim Houston has a new job. He was elected leader of the Nova Scotia Progressive Conservatives at a leadership convention Saturday at the Halifax Exhibition Centre after one ballot. Houston was perceived as the front-runner in the election and following the first ballot results, the remaining four candidates — including […]

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Boston Pizza employees locked out

Employees of Boston Pizza at the Highland Square Mall received some surprising news this morning: the business has closed. No warning. Only 13 months into operation and just two months before Christmas, the local staff were told the eatery would not re-open but the current owners “anticipate new ownership.” Staff received communication this morning from […]

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