COVID-19 enables renovations to be done at Sherbrooke Village

Every year, Sherbrooke Village is a popular destination for many local residents as well as tourists from all over the world. And while Covid -19 resulted in a downturn in museum traffic at the museum in 2020, it also allowed for a few long overdue upgrades and improvements. According to a press release, Sherbrooke Village...

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Nominations open for the 46th Provincial Volunteer Awards

Know an outstanding volunteer who deserves recognition? You can now nominate them for a Provincial Volunteer Award. Every year, to mark National Volunteer Week, the Province of Nova Scotia celebrates volunteers nominated by organizations and communities at the Provincial Volunteer Awards. “The annual Provincial Volunteer Awards is our way of saying thank you to the...

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Early Christmas gift for Ship Hector Society

Today’s announcement of funding for the Ship Hector Society from all three levels of government is an early Christmas gift for the Ship Hector Society. The Government of Canada, the Province of Nova Scotia and the Town of Pictou are helping the Ship Hector Society develop an interpretive and operational plan to rejuvenate the Hector...

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New Glasgow Farmers Market to unveil new community space for Canada Day

NEW GLASGOW –  – The New Glasgow Farmers Market will begin construction on a new garden space set to be completed July 1st in time for Canada Day and Canada150 celebrations. The project, called “The Giving Garden”, is a multi-faceted project aimed at contributing to health and wellness in the community.  The Giving Garden is...

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