Friday, October 20, 2017

Community

Chelsea Pettipas wins autism prize

LINACY — Chelsea Pettipas has been recognized on a national level.Pettipas received the eighth annual International Naturally Autistic People (INAP) special achievement award...

Picture perfect

PICTOU — A fascination with a photo he found on the Pictou Historical Photograph Society website led Andrew Barclay to create an opportunity for...
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RCMP charge 19-year-old male for stunting

ANTIGONISH - Thanksgiving Monday was not a happy one for a young New Brunswick driver in Antigonish.Just prior to 4 p.m. on Monday, RCMP...

Tribute to Tommy Makem at deCoste Saturday night

PICTOU — A special musical tribute to the celebrated artist, poet and storyteller Tommy Makem will be on stage at the deCoste Performing Arts Centre...
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Fire fighters host events

NEW GLASGOW – The Pictou County Firefighters Association will host two events in recognition of Fire Prevention Week on Saturday.The theme this year is...

Peace, chocolate and entrepreneurship

This year’s NSCC Student Conference at the Pictou Campus was on the sweet side as they welcomed Tareq Hadhad of Peace by Chocolate.The Syrian...
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Impacted communities celebrate amid Energy East Pipeline calcellation

TransCanada announced today that it will not move forward with the $15.7B Energy East Pipeline.“This is an enormous win. For the past five year...

Volunteers help Share the Warmth

NEW GLASGOW — The Share the Warmth campaign may be into its 16th year but staff, customers and friends of Atlantic Fabrics were as passionate about...
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High tech startup changing the way vets practice medicine

Antigonish-based Dragon Veterinary, developer of a speech recognition software custom tailored to vets, is pleased to be a platinum sponsor of the 2017 Nova...

Run for the Cure raises $30,000 locally

Some 165 participants and volunteers turned out to Trenton Park on Sunday morning to take part in the 5th annual CIBC Run for the...
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