New Viola’s Way sign for downtown street

NEW GLASGOW — Tributes were directed last week toward Viola’s Way that now occupies downtown New Glasgow. A Viola’s Way sign replacing the lower part of Forbes Street was unveiled last Friday to honour the memory of businesswoman and civil rights activist Viola Desmond. The new street name and location of the ceremony has a […]

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Wellness Centre deficit keeps downward track

There is guarded optimism that the Pictou County Wellness Centre will continue to reduce its annual deficit. Mayor Shannon MacInnis, who was re-elected to chair the Wellness Centre Authority board, said eliminating the deficit is unlikely but the board will continue to find ways to close the gap between revenues and expenses. “We see the […]

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