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What’s Cooking… for Thanksgiving dinner?

Gingerbread, rice pudding, pumpkin pie and apple cake are all familiar Thanksgiving desserts, but have you heard of blancmange, apple fool or mount guard?...
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LifeShelter closes

NEW GLASGOW - The Life Shelter has closed its doors for good. The Board of Directors and membership of The LifeCenter Church made the difficult...

Pictou West residents engaged in Pints & Politics session

The Pulse Pictou County Pints & Politics Municipal Election Series wrapped Thursday with a final session held at the Caribou Fire Hall. Although better...

Pints & Politics picks up steam in Pictou and Trenton

By Debbi Harvie and Heather Brimicombe PICTOU – Fat Tony’s was bursting at the seams Wednesday night as Pictou residents came out to listen to candidates...
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New nursing staff coming to Pictou County

New Glasgow, Westville and Stellarton are among the areas that will getting new nurse practitioners and family practice nurses. According to the Nova Scotia Health...

Second Pints & Politics garners more support in New Glasgow, less in Westville

By Debbi Harvie and Aaron Cameron Shared services, infrastructure, seniors, youth retention, jobs and economic development were key areas candidates in the New Glasgow municipal election...
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Senior support groups can apply for grants to help seniors stay safe

Local senior support groups can now apply for grants to help seniors stay safe and live independently. The Senior Safety Grant program is funded by...

Museum looking for help …

The Army Museum Halifax Citadel recently came to have a copy of a certain photograph of four young ladies known as "Victory Stamp Girls"...