Family displaced from home following fire

TRENTON  – A family of three has been displaced by a fire that damaged their two-storey house in Trenton. The couple and their infant daughter will be staying with nearby relatives for now, and have been helped by disaster volunteers from the Canadian Red Cross with emergency purchases of winter clothing while they await additional...

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Pro-life rally fosters pro-choice demo

A pro-life demonstration in New Glasgow on Sunday attracted approximately 40 people and inspired a counter pro-choice rally across the street. It was part of an hour-long annual event called Life Chain taking place across the country where participants are encouraged to “pray silently while holding signs proclaiming their support of the right to life,”...

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Hot spot

Members of the Trenton Fire Department were at the scene of a grass fire that spread to an unoccupied dwelling on Park Street on Tuesday afternoon. The house sustained damage where it was exposed to the fire. It was one of three fires the department responded to during an afternoon of warm and windy weather...

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Funding announced for Stellarton community hall

Staff and council members of Stellarton joined Central Nova MP Sean Fraser at the community hall on Park Street, also known as Leo Fahey Way in Stellarton. Fraser stopped in to check out the space and announce that more than $150,000 that will be given out in the Central Nova Riding this year to benefit...

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Three-car crash in New Glasgow

Three vehicles were extensively damaged Monday following a three-vehicle crash. New Glasgow Regional Police are investigating the collision that took place near the intersection of Park Street and Terra Cotta Drive on Monday at approximately 4 p.m. Police, along with the New Glasgow Fire Department and Emergency Health Services, responded to the crash. The driver...

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