Vanguard Exhibit featured at McCulloch House Museum & Genealogy Centre

The life and work of 32 remarkable Nova Scotians are being featured in an exhibit at the McCulloch House Museum from November 15 to January 15. Vanguard: 150 Years of Remarkable Nova Scotians profile 32 Nova Scotians from the past 150 years whose lives exemplify innovation and change, and champion diversity. “This exhibit highlights some...

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NSLC celebrating 2018 Festival of Wines

HALIFAX – Nova Scotians will have the opportunity to speak with local wine makers, taste the fruits of their labour and compare them to wines from around the world as the NSLC hosts the 23rd annual Festival of Wines next week. The premier event will showcase more than 350 wines from 12 countries, including varieties...

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Local family practice teams being strengthened

A medical collaborative practice in Westville is getting stronger with the addition of new staff. This comes as part of the announcement that more Nova Scotians will have access to primary health care with the addition of 39 health professionals across the province. Nurse practitioners (NPs), family practice nurses (FPNs), social workers (SWs) and a...

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Ring in the new year at Government House

Nova Scotians are invited to attend the annual lieutenant-governor’s New Year’s Day Levee on Monday, Jan. 1, at Government House, Halifax. “Mrs. LeBlanc and I look forward to welcoming in the New Year with our fellow Nova Scotians for our first levee at Government House,” said Lt.-Gov. Arthur J. LeBlanc. “This is a wonderful opportunity...

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Local projects receive gov’t funding

Several local projects will receive funding through the Recreation Facility Development Program. Pictou County Trails Association will receive $41,500 for Phase 4 of the Jitney Trail Construction, Part of TCT. The Town of Stellarton will get $12,000 for ball field upgrades and the Town of Westville will get $17,500 for a pump track. All of...

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