Sunday, September 24, 2017

Arts & Entertainment

Shaving for the cause

Pictou County will be looking a little cleaner cut and freshened up after September 3 as three local barbers work their magic to help...
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Steinhart Distillery wins big again

ANTIGONISH COUNTY - Less than six months after making its mark on the 2016 San Francisco World Spirits Competition, Steinhart Distillery has won big...

Hopes for brighter future

NEW GLASGOW – Excitement and chatter filled Trinity United Church last week as newcomers to Pictou County graduated from an intensive six-week English as...

Bikers ‘connect’ with campers

Bob Busby drove 2,000 kilometers on his motorcycle this summer to make his way to Pictou County. Although Busby had already been to Pictou County...
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Make.Do.Camp slated for Big Cove Sept. 2-5

SUTHERLANDS RIVER – A unique event is being offered at the Big Cove YMCA Camp called Make.Do.Camp. It's a professional development retreat in a camp...
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Canadian legend at deCoste

Carroll Baker, the Canadian country music icon with more than 20 number one records, will be performing at the deCoste Centre on November 1st. Most...
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Summer Sounds wraps for another season

PICTOU—The Festival of Summer Sounds at the deCoste Centre in Pictou wraps up this week with an international flair. Direct from Australia, Hat Fits and...

Poképarty brings kids together

Whether you’re a new comer, played the Game Boy games or collected and battled the cards, with the release of Pokémon Go most have...

Artists show interest in River John

RIVER JOHN – Creativity and expression will be abound in River John this week as artists converge on the village to be inspired. Joy Laking...
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The Seer has movie premier this month

Stories of film projects in and around Pictou County were a semi-common occurrence in 2013. Cut to today and one of those projects, The...