History lesson taught for African Heritage Month

NEW GLASGOW — A military unit that Crystal States learned included her late father was the topic of her keynote address last Friday that helped A.G. Baillie Memorial School commemorate African Heritage Month in Nova Scotia. States, who is regional educator for the Black Educators Association, referred to her father, Lloyd Arthur States, who was […]

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Soprano “honoured” to be performing for African Heritage Month

Just old enough to have witnessed the death and subsequent resurrection of vinyl, Measha Brueggergosman never really expected to see her music on a 33rmp LP, and yet, here we are. “People give me records all the time,” she said, “because they assume — I don’t know if I give off, like, retro (vibes) — […]

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NFB Film Club

Ninth Floor (honoring African Heritage Month), NFB Film Club @Library, 7-8:30 p.m., New Glasgow Library (Community Room).Bring snacks (peanut-free please), all are welcome! This month’s selection will honor Black History Month. About the film: It started quietly when a group of Caribbean students, strangers in a cold new land, began to suspect their professor of […]

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