All a buzz

Stop and think about what’s on your plate for the next week. Do you have fresh produce? Perhaps some fruit for breakfast, dessert, or a snack? What about beef? If you have any of those...

Musician, community leader visits to benefit local Breaking the Silence Network

The Maritimes-Guatemala Breaking the Silence (BTS) Network will host two inspiring guests this autumn. Canadian folk musician, singer, songwriter, and composer Garnet Rogers will perform Oct. 27, 7 p.m., at Sharon United Church. Two weeks...
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Community Pride in Action award recipients announced

Pugwash Communities in Bloom has named their recipients of the Community Pride in Action Award for 2017. Recipients are Louise Cloutier, Richard Dittami, Bob Nogler, Dot Pal and Wally Vaters. These individuals have enriched the...

Bylaw requested

Residents from West Earltown have requested the county implement a noise bylaw after a motocross track opened in the area. Wayne Edgar and Stephanie Banks made a presentation to the Municipality of Colchester County recently...
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Celebrating in blooms

The Village of Tatamagouche is about to get a little more patriotic. Tatamagouche in Blooms Society is encouraging residents and businesses in the village to join them in planting red and white flowers this year...

Hillier, Cameron honoured with Legion pins, volunteer medal

Billy Cameron didn’t really know what was being talked about when he got an important phone call. On the other end of the phone, the 85-year-old was talking to someone about him being awarded the...
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Correction notice

In the winter edition of At Home on the North Shore, we were made aware of an address correction for one of our fine sponsors. On page 37 of the At Home on the North...

Advocate on community health board hopes to see fluoride added to water systems

Fluoride may soon be coming to the drinking water supplied by the Municipality of Cumberland County. Chris Henneberry, the secretary of the Pugwash and Area Community Health Board, has taken an interest in the fluoridation...

Sexual health centre, village hosting Safer Spaces in Pugwash

A Safer Spaces event is coming to Pugwash. The Sexual Health Centre of Cumberland County is joining together with the Village of Pugwash to host the event after concerns a religious gathering this month will...

Colchester County starting process to deem watershed a protected area

It was a happy occasion for the crowd gathered in the chambers during the Colchester County council meeting at the end of August as a motion was passed to start the process to seek...