Ready for business

The Hector Quay is getting ready to open for the season on May 27. Earlier this week a new shipment of T-shirts, ball hats and sweat shirts arrived at the gift shop bearing the words: “The Ship Hector – the original mast transit” which have proven to be quite popular with tourists and local residents […]

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Grass fire in Hillside

Shortly after 1:10 p.m. Tuesday, Trenton firefighters responded to a grass and brush fire that spread to a vehicle on Greens Point Road in Hillside. The Trenton Fire Department was assisted by the Abercrombie and Pictou Landing fire departments. The blaze was quickly brought under control shuttling water from  a hydrant near the entrance to […]

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Most provincial parks opening Friday

Nearly all provincial day-use parks and several camping parks are set to open Friday, May 18. “Nova Scotians and visitors can explore nature and spend quality time with their friends and families when they visit a provincial park,” said Natural Resources Minister Margaret Miller. “We invite everyone to enjoy camping, swimming, paddling, geocaching or other […]

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