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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Steering group plans next steps for shelter

NEW GLASGOW — A steering committee expects to meet often while it devises a plan to re-establish a winter shelter in the area. The committee added three members during its most recent meeting that drew more than 30 people recently at the North End Recreation Centre in New Glasgow. Pictou County RCMP Const. Paul Vanderlaan...

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Progress … over the rainbow

Members of the New Glasgow UNESCO Race Relations & Anti-Discrimination Committee and representatives of the Pictou County Centre for Sexual Health were in attendance Thursday for the unveiling of New Glasgow’s rainbow crosswalk near the entrance to Glasgow Square Theatre and along Riverside Parkway. “This is an important and symbolic gesture as New Glasgow continues...

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