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This week we, Georgia and Burke, had the chance to meet a lot of new people and create new connections within our community of Pictou County. Hannah is on vacation, but she will be back next week to continue the adventure we get to call a job. We started off the week of July 15...

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Festival of the Tartans celebrating all things Scottish

NEW GLASGOW — Get your tartans ready! The 62nd Annual Festival of the Tartans is almost here! The event will run for five days, from July 17 to July 21, with events such as the Kilted Golf Tournament, the Antique Car Show and New Glasgow’s Highland Games. The Festival of the Tartans is a celebration...

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Parking notice during Festival of the Tartans

The Town of New Glasgow wishes to advise the public of the following parking restriction notice that will be in effect to facilitate safety for the Festival of the Tartans annual festival being held at the Scott W. Weeks Sports Complex on July 20: Please adhere to the No Parking Special Event signage posted along...

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Went to a garden party …

Alana Rondeau pours a cold beverage for Brenda MacPherson during the annual garden party hosted by Glen Haven Manor this afternoon in conjunction with the 2018 Festival of the Tartans. The Festival of the Tartans continues this weekend at Tartan Field with Highland games, piping and drumming competitions, Highland dancing and Scottish heavy weight events....

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Glen Haven Manor to host 48th Annual Garden Party during Festival of the Tartans

NEW GLASGOW –  The music has been booked, the fountain freshly painted, flower baskets hung and a menu of sandwiches, sweets and lemonade is planned as preparations for the 48th annual Glen Haven Manor Festival of the Tartans Garden Party are now in full swing. The special event, which is for the Glen Haven residents...

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59th year for Festival of the Tartans

NEW GLASGOW – Kilts will be swinging and cabers tossed as the town gets back to its roots with the annual Festival of the Tartans. The event is entering its 59th year, running until 17. The festival kicked off Wednesday with opening ceremonies and tea at the Carmichael-Stewart House Museum. The town also  presented the...

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