High school rugby season resumes

NEW GLASGOW – Rugby is back at two local high schools. The host North Nova Gryphons defeated the Dr. J.H. Gillis Royals on Wednesday in their regularly-scheduled girls’ rugby game at the NNEC field. The Northumberland Nighthawks have moved their home games against their male and female counterparts from Cobequid Education Centre to Thursday at […]

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Leafs gone, but Moose remain

I’m doing okay, but thanks for asking. Die-hard Toronto Maple Leafs worshippers like myself have become well accustomed to watching the final rounds of the Stanley Cup playoffs with the renowned blue and white uniforms nowhere in our sights. We’ve been finding excuses year after year for a long, long time. It’s now 52 consecutive […]

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… And they’re off!

The annual MORE run took off from Pictou this morning under cloudy skies and cool temperatures. A rally with school children attending was held, as usual, at the bandstand in Pictou to begin the Marathon of Respect and Equality. The run will end mid-afternoon in New Glasgow after visiting the other towns and Pictou Landing […]

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