125 women …

The Advocate is proud to present profiles of some amazing women who were trail blazers in this community, as we continue to celebrate our 125th anniversary. Five generations. Five great stories. Five amazing women. We began the series with Dr. Mina MacKenzie. Now read about Nonie Murray …   Nonie Murray When it comes to […]

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An Earth-Saving Diet

When it comes to saving the world your mind probably goes to electric cars and solar panels, which are great ideas but not yet within everyone’s reach. In a decade, perhaps, their plummeting prices will allow them to conquer the market, but not yet, certainly not in my household. Thankfully there’s another solution, to both […]

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Sweet success

Curator Jim Crawford, left, is showing Ernie Gostock how to mend lines for preparation to tap trees for the making of maple syrup. LORDA Park is a member of the Nova Scotia Maple Syrup Association which makes it a great destination spot this time of the year for folks that want to learn about the […]

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