Friday, August 18, 2017

Tickling the ivory

The piano stylings of Scott Cleveland will once again fill the atmosphere in Tatamagouche. Cleveland is set to perform at the Grace Jollymore Joyce Arts Centre on March 31. “We just love the area,” said Cleveland,...

Recognition internationally

A local furniture maker has caught the eye of an international awards jury with his latest creation. Jonathan Otter, of Earltown, was one of three winners of the Arts and Crafts Design Awards’ Jury’s Joker...

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...

A successful opening

“I don’t believe it.” Those four little words held high meaning on July 3 as Sheree Fitch looked out at the crowd of about 500 people gathered for the opening of Mabel Murple’s Book Shoppe...

Art Jam

What happens when you take 12 teens, one author, and one artist, and place them in the beautiful and historic Thinkers Lodge for the weekend? You get Art Jam, a mentoring weekend that occurred May...

Summer at the Kirk

Live music is back home at the Balmoral Kirk for the summer. Beginning July 14 with a performance by Thom Swift, the former church in The Falls will have at least two other shows. Swift, a...

Telling the story

A splendid interpretation of the nativity (birth of Jesus Christ) occurred recently at the Wentworth Baptist Church. The nativity play was created honestly and sincerely from the Biblical texts of Matthew and Luke in...
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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...

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...

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...