Sacred fire at First Nation

PICTOU LANDING – A traditional sacred fire was celebrated last week at the Pictou Landing First Nation. Everett Savary was one of four people known as fire keepers who tended and fed a sacred fire inside a teepee. He shared his knowledge of the ancient Mi’kmaq ceremony. The others were Darren Bernard, River Paul and Brandon Bernard. They […]

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Sumarah’s razed

Anyone who remembers buying North Stars shoes at Sumarah’s when they were youngsters will remember this Stellarton building well; it was razed earlier today. Sumarah’s Clothing Shop, located on Foord Street, was owed and operated for many years by George Sumarah. The building was located between Gram’s Cafe Bakery on one side and the Medical […]

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