Sweet success

Curator Jim Crawford, left, is showing Ernie Gostock how to mend lines for preparation to tap trees for the making of maple syrup. LORDA Park is a member of the Nova Scotia Maple Syrup Association which makes it a great destination spot this time of the year for folks that want to learn about the […]

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LORDA hosts medieval ‘war’

Dozens of people set up camp in LORDA Park over the weekend to prepare for war. Members of the Society of Creative Anachronism (SCA) from the Maritime Provinces gathered for the annual Barony of Ruantallan War Camp, an event that encourages participants to re-create medieval times and participate in activities such as fencing, archery, sewing […]

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MP Sean Fraser announces funding for seniors programs

Saturday was a happy one for seniors throughout the county. Central Nova MP Sean Fraser was on something of a mini tour throughout the riding, unveiling four major funding announcements in Pictou County related to the New Horizons for Seniors Program. The program is a federal program through the Ministry of Families, Children and Social […]

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