Competition Bureau reaches settlement with HarperCollins in ebooks case

OTTAWA – The Competition Bureau announced today that it has reached an agreement with publisher HarperCollins which the Commissioner expects will restore retail price competition for ebooks in Canada. T his agreement follows a Bureau investigation that concluded an anti-competitive arrangement between HarperCollins, competing publishers and Apple ultimately led to higher prices for Canadian consumers. The […]

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Bucktooth Rabbit: Small But Mighty by Sandra Mason and Jean Nicol

Bucktooth Rabbit: Small But Mighty by Sandra Mason and Jean Nicol Adorable illustrated and completely relevant for all ages, Small But Mighty tells the story of acceptance and friendship through animal characters. When a stranger moves into an abandoned badger’s den two friends, Bucktooth Rabbit and Martin Mouse, smell his presence long before meeting him. […]

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Fundraising campaign launched to help library

ANTIGONISH – Friends of the Antigonish Library launched a 2017 fundraising campaign to offset chronic underfunding. As FoAL launches its 2017 fundraising campaign, Friends of the Antigonish Library (FoAL) is again soliciting the community to reach our $7500 goal. The board is deeply grateful to its dedicated annual donors. However, the library cannot rely on […]

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Christmas comes early at libraries

Pictou-Antigonish Regional Library branches in Pictou County and Adopt-a-Library are joining forces to offer free children’s books through Saturday morning until noon. From left, Westville library branch assistant Sandria Crosby and PARL board chairman Troy MacCulloch view books in a box MacCulloch helped deliver to the branch today. (Goodwin photo)

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