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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...

Life in song

Paul Randy Mingo knows firsthand the effects mental health issues can have on a person. The Tatamagouche native, who now lives in Fox River, Cumberland Co., admits to battling anxiety and depression over the years....

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...

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,...
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Wentworth Christmas Craft Fair

The annual Wentworth Christmas Craft Fair brings inclusivity, friendliness, and creativity, all the while supporting buying local for the season. The 26th annual Wentworth Christmas Craft Fair happened recently on Nov. 12. A $3 admission...

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...

The lifeblood of the community

The newly elected president of the Fraser Cultural Centre maintains newcomers are drawn to Tatamagouche because of the arts. George Klass, recently elected president of the Northumberland Arts Council (NAC) that has owned and operated...

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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On display

Gary Blackwood and Nicole Uzans discuss Megan Foote’s ‘Raspberry Fingers’ during the opening reception of the Local Artist Show at the Grace Jollymore Joyce Arts Centre on Dec. 2. The pieces were on display...
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A successful tea and craft sale

Local craft sales are a marvellous approach to ringing in the Christmas season and an economical way to buy locally produced, high quality handmade gifts. Buying locally is also a way of showing that you...