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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...

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,...

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....

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...

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...

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...

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...
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Sounds of Christmas in Wentworth

The Cumberland Singers, located at the Wentworth Recreation Centre under the direction of Jocelyn Morris, performed a spirited, compassionate concert of traditional and contemporary Christmas music recently. Proceeds from this concert will go to Hurricane...
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Pioneer Club celebrates Christmas

The Pioneer Club members and friends recently celebrated a Christmas potluck supper located at the Wentworth Recreation Centre. The centre was well decorated for Christmas which added inspiration to the event. Special guests invited to...
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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...