New wastewater lift station to be constructed in East River Road Business Park

EAST RIVER ROAD –   An important piece of infrastructure will be soon be constructed in a Pictou County business park. CF Construction has been awarded the tender to install a wastewater lift station in the East River Business Park.  The tender of $489,702.50 was awarded by New Scotland Business Development Incorporated that is made up...

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Police investigate fake online posts

New Glasgow Regional Police are warning residents to be cautious of internet scams and fake posts online. On May 31, the New Glasgow Regional Police received several reports of a Facebook account, falsely posting information regarding an animal control compliant. Police would like to reassure citizens that these are false posts and messages and are...

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Fundraising for a friend

The Abercrombie Fire Department will be a busy spot for a good cause on January 26 as members team up with those from the New Glasgow Fire Department to host a fundraiser for one of their own. Donnie Grant is a 22-year member of the Abercrombie Fire Department who is recipient of a 20-year long...

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Traffic Advisory for Family First Night / New Year’s Eve 5k Resolution Run

The Town of New Glasgow wishes to advise the public of several road closures that will be in effect for the Family First Night / New Year’s Eve 5k Resolution run tonight. • Riverside Parkway from MacLean Street to George Street will be closed from 5:30 p.m. to 9 p.m. • George Street Bridge will...

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New Glasgow tree lighting on Friday

The Christmas season is quickly approaching and the Town of New Glasgow has an exciting list of events to celebrate this holiday season. It all starts with the New Glasgow Christmas Tree/Holiday Light Up taking place at Glasgow Square Theatre on Friday  at 6:30 p.m. The evening will feature live entertainment by the Pictou County...

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Multicultural Day

From left Leiya Hallwood and her mother Alexandria Leonard are served by Rania Almthyb at New Glasgow Farmers Market food fair. The event was part of Canadian Multiculturalism Day hosted by the Town of New Glasgow and New Glasgow Farmers Market Co-operative.  (Goodwin photo)...

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Paint the Piano is back!

A partnership between the Town of New Glasgow and Creative Pictou County – Paint the Piano – is back again this year to celebrate music in an artistic way. Paint the Piano was first developed in 2017 by Creative Pictou County executive board member, Jake Chisholm. The piano was painted at the re-launch of Creative...

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Help New Glasgow win $5 million to invest in the community

NEW GLASGOW — The Town of New Glasgow wants the help of its residents to bring a $5 million investment to the community. Led by its citizens committee, the town is entering the Smart Cities Challenge, issued by Infrastructure and Communities Canada. The Challenge encourages communities to adopt a smart cities approach to improve the...

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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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