TAKER, Frank P.

                                 TAKER, Frank Percy, Pictou, February 10, 1923 to December 1, 2019 – 96, lovingly known as “Uncle Frank”, passed away peacefully at the Northumberland Veteran’s Unit, Pictou. A son of the late Frank Taker and Marion (McArthur) Taker Hayne, he is survived by his sister, Kathleen, Pictou; and brother, Cyril (Rose), Antigonish; […]

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Community Sector Council of Nova Scotia seeks input from Nova Scotia’s rapidly growing charitable and nonprofit sector

HALIFAX -The Nonprofit and Charitable Sector’s contribution to Nova Scotia’s GDP has grown to 12.3 per cent. This rate of growth has outpaced other provinces, making it the highest share of any province or territory and well above the national average of 8.5 per cent. “It is exciting to see this growth in Nova Scotia, […]

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MacKENZIE, Alice I.

MacKENZIE, Alice Isabel – age 85, of River John passed away October 23rd, 2019 in the Glen Haven Manor, New Glasgow. Alice was a daughter of the late Seldon and Greta (Brown) Heighton and was predeceased by common law husband, Lawson Robar; siblings, Thomas Heighton, Mildred Sillers, Donald and Raymond Heighton. Alice is survived by […]

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McCULLOCH, Helen Kathryn

McCULLOCH, Helen Kathryn, age 89 of Scotsburn, Pictou County, passed away peacefully surrounded by her loving family August 23, 2019 in the Aberdeen Hospital, New Glasgow. Born in Millsville, she was a daughter of the late Fisher & Ellen (McCara) MacLennan. Kathryn was predeceased by her husband, Joe; sisters, Marjorie Jenkins, Mary Campbell; and brother, […]

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WISEMAN, Guy

Salt Springs Allan “Guy” Wiseman was born on July 23rd, 1947 in Twillingate Newfoundland. Guy left us for his journey back to Newfoundland on August 17th, 2019 and was predeceased by his mother, Annie Mae Wiseman; father, Dexter George Wiseman; and grandchild, Evan Battist. Guy will be greatly missed by his wife, Tina Poirier; brother, […]

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