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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Walk With a Doc draws crowd

CORRECTION:  This article originally listed the event as running every second Friday when, in fact, it will take place every second Saturday. It was standing room only as Sally O’Neill from Active Pictou County and Dr Brad MacDougall, from the Westville Clinic, addressed the 50 participants of the Walk With a Doc Pictou County kick-off. […]

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