Wednesday, August 23, 2017

Arts & Entertainment

Young entrepreneurs give back with pop-up prom dress shop

For anyone who has ever experienced heart palpitations  at the idea of buying a prom dress, a soon-to-be-opened, catch-it-while-you-can pop-up shop may be for...

Third turn on catwalk

Some Pictou County residents are getting ready to do what the popular song by Right Said Fred says and "do a little turn on...
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Sunrise’s second year bringing Hollywood to Lodge

Take two! The Sunrise Film Festival continues November 11 and 12 where it left off in 2015 – with visitors and big names of the...

Join in the fun of Pop Classics with 70s theme

NEW GLASGOW - Pictou County Pop Classics wants the crowd to join the show. The cast and crew are inviting ticket holders to dress the...

Stripping down comedy: Comic Strippers bring lighter side of strip show to stage

If you like your improv comedy served with a side order of moobs and dad bods, The Comic Strippers have just what you're looking...

Councils awash in sea of new faces

(STAFF) – Saturday’s municipal election has resulted in a sea of newcomers to local councils. Only one municipal unit in Pictou County remains unchanged following...

Big plans in store for old buildings

A new face in the tourism industry has been welcomed to downtown Pictou and, while the name may be new, they are certainly not...

Bubble bonanza

STELLARTON – Two local not-for-profits are teaming up this year to bring big fun to Pictou County. The United Way of Pictou County and the...
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StFX Alumni Council gives boost to Xaverian Fund

ANTIGONISH – StFX President Dr. Kent MacDonald’s initiative to establish a $50 million Xaverian Scholarship and Bursary Fund received a big boost during Homecoming...
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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...