Tuesday, June 27, 2017

A dream come true

Turning off onto a dirt road, the vibrant colours catch the eye. It’ll soon be even brighter, with the addition of Mabel Murple’s Book Shoppe and Dreamery. Sheree Fitch is opening the book store in...

From the North Shore to Maudie

No matter where he is working in the world, Guy Godfree always feels an attachment to his home. Godfree, originally from Pugwash, knew as soon as he read the script for the feature film Maudie,...

A vibrant display

Vibrant colours and sculptures are on display at the Grace Jollymore Joyce Arts Centre’s Ice House Gallery this month. Ian Funke-McKay’s Fate’s Four Favours exhibit will run until May 26. “Most of the work has been...
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Dinner and a show

For the past 12 years, the River John Fire Department’s Ladies Auxiliary has been hosting a ladies night out with a dinner theatre. It’s been one of the successes the auxiliary has seen in its...
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Food film fest returns to Fox Harb’r

The world’s largest culinary film festival is returning to Wallace for the second year in a row. Devour! The Food Film Fest will bring the best of food, film and wine culture to foodies and...
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Writing on Fire’s ARTJAM! set for May

Youth with a love of writing will have an opportunity to be mentored by a local author and artist. Writing on Fire’s ARTJAM! mentoring weekend will be held May 5-7 at the Thinkers Lodge in...

Youth Art Show kicks off 2017 season at Fraser Cultural Centre

“Art is very much alive and well on the North Shore. We have students practicing the artistic techniques of Georgia O’Keeffe, Frida Kahlo, Maude Lewis and Ted Harrison,” said Lyn Sutherland, the curator of...

Capturing his sound

It was a movie directed by Martin Scorsese in the late 1970s that lead to Jake Duggan picking up the guitar. Now, roughly six years later, Duggan is releasing his debut album under his own...

Truro/Colchester region hosting Nova Scotia Music Week until 2019

Nova Scotia Music Week has found a home in the Truro and Colchester region for the next three years. Music Nova Scotia, which hosts the annual music festival and conference, has reached a deal with...

Improvisational pianist Yakir Arbib in Tatamagouche

“Before I was born, when I was in my mother’s womb, my father played tapes of Johannes Sebastian Bach for me. “Then, as soon as I was able, he allowed me to walk on the...