Pugwash Artist Collective uses show to send environmental message

TATAMAGOUCHE - Walking through the Fraser Cultural Centre, the red ‘danger’ tape still adorns some of the walls. But at the opening of the Pugwash Artist Collective’s show at The Fraser,...

The art of stained glass

RIVER JOHN - For more than 40 years, Brian Morris has had a love of stained glass. It began when he was unemployed and bored. Morris had been to the...

From birds to words

RIVER JOHN - With the continuous baa of a lamb in the background, about 100 people were treated to author readings and musical performances as part of WordPlay. WordPlay kicked off...

Malagash artist hopes to get people talking with new exhibit

MALAGASH - Jane Grady loves seeing the reaction of people as they view her artwork. Grady, a professional illustrator since 1971, is once again hosting an exhibit at the Grace Jollymore...

Tatamagouche teenager places second at Skills Canada competition

TATAMAGOUCHE - A 17-year-old from Tatamagouche is getting her name on the national map when it comes to photography. Saffron Morris, a Grade 12 student at Tatamagouche Regional Academy, came home...

From Mozart to Beethoven

TATAMAGOUCHE - The members of the Tatamagouche Chamber Ensemble have been practicing like mad to prepare for their upcoming performance. Elizabeth Spence, who plays piano with Bill Thompson on clarinet, and...

Musicians to perform in support of local projects

TATAMAGOUCHE - Two well-known Canadian folk musicians are bringing their sounds together in support of a local cause. Dave Gunning and Garnet Rogers will share their talents and story-telling...

Breaking into the local scene

A local sculptor is thinking the time is right to try and break into the local market. Sydney Blum, of Tatamagouche, will have an exhibit in Halifax until the beginning of May. Icarus–Colour–Space will be...

Music, comedy, artwork all in one spot this season

From the walls of the Ice House Gallery, to the stage inside the theatre, the Grace Jollymore Joyce Arts Centre has a great line-up for the coming month. Until Dec. 15, the gallery is showcasing...

Musician, community leader visits to benefit local Breaking the Silence Network

The Maritimes-Guatemala Breaking the Silence (BTS) Network will host two inspiring guests this autumn. Canadian folk musician, singer, songwriter, and composer Garnet Rogers will perform Oct. 27, 7 p.m., at Sharon United Church. Two weeks...