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Space making on agenda at library event

Pictou Lodge was packed on Saturday morning for Elena Madison's keynote address at the 2016 Nova Scotia Libraries Association conference. Madison is the vice-president at...

Kong Skull Island fails to deliver

Kong Skull Island 4/10 I went into this movie with the highest of hopes. The all-star cast, the creature effects along with the superb writing...
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It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas…

'Tis the season to be jolly! Fa-la-la-la-la-la-la-la-la.... 'Tis also the season for another time-honoured Christmas tradition: writing your letter to Santa! Grab a pen and paper...
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The Great Annual Lion and Skunk Bridge Competition this weekend

The annual rivalry between New Glasgow and Truro bridge clubs is happening Satrday, Oct. 29, in Truro at the Lions Club. Every year the clubs...
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Kitch bringing comedy to The Commune

Halifax-based comedian Stephen Kitch will be returning to New Glasgow on October 11 for an 8 p.m. show at The Commune. Kitch will be opening...

From the North Shore to Maudie

No matter where he is working in the world, Guy Godfree always feels an attachment to his home. Godfree, originally from Pugwash, knew as soon...

Carnival of Rainbows

Molly's Carnival of Rainbows was held Saturday at North Nova Education Centre gym and was attended by hundreds of youngsters who enjoyed the carnival-like...

Pokémon Go craze gets people out and about

If you haven’t heard of Pokémon before this month it is likely that you have heard of the new mobile device game Pokémon Go...

Artist presents county in pictures, take two

Local artist, graphic designer and noted historian John Ashton unveiled a new series of his Pictou County inspired tradigital art works last weekend at...
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Lacey Morrell begins second half of Monday Music in Alma Summer Series

For those who haven't checked it out, Monday Night in Alma is in full swing. The first half of the concert series for this season...