No. 2 Battalion supporters help preserve its memory

Those who revere No. 2 Construction Battalion hope people will continue to support it. The battalion was commemorated during African Heritage Month in Nova Scotia last February on the occasion of its 100th anniversary. However, Brian Johnston is among those who hope it will be remembered through future years. Johnston is a former police officer […]

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Pictou’s military jet comes down on wingless flight

PICTOU – Taking down a trainer fighter jet for Todd Vassallo was like high-jumping without a trampoline – or flying the real thing for the first time. “It’s terrifying,” he said last week as he planned to dismantle and remove the 1950s-era T-33 military aircraft and its pedestal from its accustomed site near the Pictou […]

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