Routes to Riches Race 2018 launched

The Routes to Riches Race, a fundraiser for Pictou Co. Roots for Youth, is taking place on July 14. The start/finish line is behind Roots House at the Pictou Co. Gymnastics Club at 558 South Frederick Street, New Glasgow (the old YMCA building). Teams will check in from 9 a.m., and the starting bell will […]

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Local Habitat group to host fund raiser

PICTOU — Habitat for Humanity is gaining a presence in Pictou County. Local residents have responded to the Pictou County chapter’s call for quality used items that can be sold to raise funds for its first house building project, planned for 2019. Kevin Pettipas, a Pictou resident and committee member with the chapter, has gained […]

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Wrapping up a fundraiser

The Pictou County East Food Bank in New Glasgow held its third and possibly last jewelry and scarf sale fundraiser Friday evening and Saturday morning. The fundraiser sees the money raised go toward buying necessities and more food for the food bank that is located on Granville Street. The successful fundraiser began after some of […]

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