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The Hippest summer, tragedies and the gifts that ensue

SCOTSBURN – The Tragically Hip owned the summer of 2016. From the moment the band announced that frontman Gord Downie had an incurable brain...

Something good from something bad

Nearly two years ago, local artist Barbara Brown Conrod had an  opportunity to participate in an art show specifically to shed light on the...

Sounds of Joy concert scheduled for Friday

NEW GLASGOW – Pianist Nicole Green and tenor Marcel d’Entremont will headline the 2016 edition of the Sounds of Joy concert on Friday at...
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Christmas concert fills void from cancelled school events

The ongoing dispute between the provincial government and the province's teachers has resulted in many Christmas and seasonal activities being cancelled; however, children from...

Celebrate the season with The Woodhouse at the deCoste

Just like milk and cookies, reindeer and carrots, or rum and eggnog, nothing goes together quite like jazz and Christmas music. The Woodhouse – a...

Desmond to be on face of $10 bill

Viola Desmond will be the first Canadian woman to be celebrated on the face of her country’s currency. Desmond's face will be on the front...

Casting a wider net

StoneHouse – Pictou County's  own double denim classic rockers – will be dropping their first full length album this Friday with a release party...

The best way to spread Christmas cheer…

TRENTON – During the holidays we often get tied up making lists, purchasing gifts, hustling and bustling from here to there. We often forget...
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Staples Superpower your School contest accepting entries

Ten environmentally conscious schools across the country will each earn $25,000 worth of new technology from Staples Canada as part of the retailer's Superpower...

Over the top, again

PICTOU – It was another big day for upholding Pictou County’s Christmas spirit. More than $80,000 was raised on Sunday at the deCoste Centre during...