Friday, October 18, 2019

Local author’s first adult novel hits the shelves

A local author’s first foray into an adult novel has finally hit the market. Gary Blackwood’s ‘Bucket’s List’ was released in the United Kingdom in September, followed by Canada three months later. “I love the book...

Valdy takes to stage at The Grace

The Grace Jollymore Joyce Arts Centre stage will be a busy one this weekend, ending with a performance by Valdy on Sept. 30. Valdy has been part of the fabric of Canadian pop and folk...

Connected by the river roots

Call it mysticism or call it serendipity but North Shore singer, songwriter and poet Kevin Aitchison believes that there is a powerful energy that bubbles to the surface when two rivers come together. “In Tatamagouche,...

A prized piece

As a university student, Deb Plestid made her own clothes. She couldn’t afford to buy them, so she put her skills she learned as a youngster to use. Now, Plestid has picked up her second Curator’s...

WWE legend headlining wrestling card in Tatamagouche

If you love a great night of live family entertainment, get ready for exciting slamming action like no other. Victory Championship Wrestling Can-Am is bringing its Crossing Boundaries '17 Tour to Tatamagouche on Aug. 26...

Music is medicine

Séan McCann first heard of TATAFEST through friends and fans. But as soon as he looked at a map and found Tatamagouche, the co-founder of Great Big Sea knew that’s exactly where he wanted to...

Tatamagouche man purchases theatre seats linked to Viola Desmond

TATAMAGOUCHE - A little bit of Viola Desmond’s history calls the village home these days. It was more than half a dozen years ago when Angus Bonnyman came across a Kijiji...

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...

Tatamagouche author launching newest book

Tatamagouche's Joan Baxter is launching her latest book, Seven Grains of Paradise: A Culinary Journey in Africa, at Mabel Murple's Book Shoppe and Dreamery in River John. The launch begins at 7 p.m. on Aug....

Folk, pop, rock artists Hillsburn return to The Grace

Hillsburn is returning to the stage at the Grace Jollymore Joyce Arts Centre next month. The award-winning folk, pop, rock band released its debut album last year and sold out shows across Canada. The Halifax-based...