Bombers split bantam hockey games

The Pictou County Wear Well Bombers split two games last weekend in Nova Scotia Major Bantam Hockey League action. The Bombers dropped a 4-2 decision to the Novas of Antigonish on Saturday at the Pictou County Wellness Centre before defeating host ACCEL Physio 5-3 on Sunday in Halifax. Logan Crosby scored two goals on successive...

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Celebrations, picnics and boat races in 1955 …

During past years, different communities around this area would host grand celebration each year. Some places that I recall these happenings being held were at Pictou Landing, Cape John and yes Pictou Island. These events usually drew thousands of people from various places much like the Pictou Lobster Carnival does today. Locals from such places...

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Drama at IWK 250 stock car race

JAMES RIVER — This year’s IWK 250 Race Weekend will be remembered for the off track drama as much as anything else. As one of the pre-eminent Pro Stock races in North America, the IWK 250 weekend attracts national attention from fans, media and some of the sport’s top drivers. Since 2007, the Riverside International...

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Clark’s IWK 250 win nixed

Editor’s note: Results of the post-race inspection were released after the July 18 edition of the Advocate that contained the article indicating that Cassius Clark won the 2018 IWK 250 stock car race had gone to press.   JAMES RIVER – Three cars, including the Pictou-based King Racing entry driven by Cassius Clark of Farmington,...

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Peewee AA Crushers go 2-1-1

TRENTON – The Pictou County Crushers opened their season in the Nova Scotia Mainland Peewee AA Hockey League recently with two wins, a loss and a tie. The Crushers won both games against the Truro Bearcats by scores of 4-1 on October 14 in Truro and 4-0 on October 15 at the Pictou County Wellness...

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Devour! returning to Fox Harb’r in June

WALLACE- Devour! The Food Film Fest is returning to Fox Harb’r Resort for the second year running. Devour! is the world’s largest culinary film festival, bringing the best of food, film and wine culture to foodies and film buffs. “Happening Friday, June 16 through Sunday June 18, Fox Harb’r is one of nine Devour! satellite venues...

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