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St. Paddy’s Day fun!

Corey Chisholm, Paul Janes and Marc Therien of the Pictou Fire Department show off their St. Paddy’s Day spirit for the department’s St. Paddy’s...

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...

Pop Classics adds second show

NEW GLASGOW - It took just seven minutes for the May 26 Pictou County Pop Classic show to sell out. Just hours after offering tickets...

Harold and the Boys make a comeback

EDITOR'S NOTE: This story has been modified from the original which appears in our March 15 newspaper edition to reflect a change in dates...
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Nova Scotia Mass Choir presents Towards the Elimination of Racism

HALIFAX – The Nova Scotia Mass Choir presents its annual Towards the Elimination of Racism Concert to mark the International Day for the Elimination...

March Break camps in New Glasgow

NEW GLASGOW - New Glasgow Recreation is offering a full slate of March Break activities. This year’s March Break Camp, from March 13-17, for grades...

Boots & Roots show Friday at Wellness Centre

Country music singers, as the old song goes, have always been a real close family. So while Aaron Tippin, Sammy Kershaw and Collin Raye...
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Art Zone talent contest 2017

HALIFAX – In honor of Canada’s 150th anniversary, entrepreneur and Art Zone gallery owner Mohamed Ahmed is offering a new program. “Art Zone Talent Contest”...

Pictou featured in Irish newspaper

Prepare for an even bigger influx of tourists this season: Pictou has been featured in the main Irish newspaper, The Irish Times. The travel feature...

Aleta Williams: Blazing her trail

(EDITOR'S NOTE: This story appears differently from the original one that was posted, due to a technical glitch) When it comes to trail blazers in...