Leaving her legacy

It was an honour fitting the occasion. Debra McNabb was recently presented with the Award of Excellence in Museum Practices, Individual Contribution. She received the Nova Scotia crystal award recently at the annual general meeting of the Association of Nova Scotia Museums, held in a virtual format due to Public Health restrictions for COVID-19. McNabb...

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El Haddad throws hat into council ring

Fred El Haddad says he is running for town council in New Glasgow because he cares and understands that the community is living through unprecedented changes. “As we steady ourselves to confront a variety of challenges we need to ensure that we are equipped with the best tools and infrastructure. This requires ensuring that the...

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Family gift creates opportunities

When the time came to give up their family home, the Mathesons thought of Summer Street. Sixty years earlier their parents, Sylvia and Fraser Matheson, brought their infant twin daughters and toddler son from a one-bedroom apartment over a convenience store to the large, two-storey home. Now those children, with lives of their own, are...

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