Antigonish businesses finalists in the EY Entrepreneur of the Year 2018 awards

ANTIGONISH  – Two Antigonish-based businesses have been selected as EY Entrepreneur of the Year 2018 finalists. Shawn Wilkie, president, Dragon Veterinary, is in the Emerging Entrepreneur category and Tareq Hadhad, Peace By Chocolate, in the Consumer Products and Retail category. Each year EY recognizes entrepreneurs who drive growth, live outside the box and disrupt with […]

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Susan Aglukark performing ‘Winters Dream’ at deCoste

Juno award-winning Canadian Inuk singer-songwriter Susan Aglukark will be performing  ‘Winters Dream’ at the deCoste Performing Arts Centre. Through the concert she will be sharing the journey of her Inuit ancestors, and how this journey has shaped and defined contemporary Inuit as they forge a place in our ever-changing Inuit Nunangat/Land of the Inuit. The […]

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Sobeys Star of Christmas food bank drive raises $650,000 across Atlantic Canada

STELLARTON – The eighth annual Sobeys Star of Christmas Food Bank Drive has proven once again that Sobeys and its customers are generous when it comes to feeding those in need in Atlantic Canada. Through the kindness of employees, customers, suppliers and the Sobeys Inc. Better Food Fund, a total of $653,127 was raised during […]

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Summit aims to keep food sector at forefront of region’s economy

TRURO – Keeping food at the forefront of the region’s economy will be the focus of the first ever one-day Atlantic Food Summit being held October 26th in Truro. Leading experts in the Atlantic Canadian food sector will provide high level insights and thoughts on how businesses can best look to the future opportunities for […]

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Sobeys’ Big Red Chair’ity Auction raises more than $23,000 for local communities

STELLARTON – After a busy summer, Sobeys’ Big Red Chairs have found new homes and helped raise more than $23,000 for charities in communities across Atlantic Canada. To close out the #ChairShare campaign in celebration of Sobeys’ 110th anniversary and Canada’s 150th, all 83 Sobeys stores across Atlantic Canada held a Chair’ity auction to find […]

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