Tuesday, October 22, 2019
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Faith leaders to gather in Pugwash for climate crisis talks

PUGWASH - Faith and Indigenous leaders from Atlantic Canada, as well as internationally, will gather in Pugwash soon to talk about the climate crisis. From Sept. 22 to 25,...

The power of five

The diverse works of Carolyn Bedford, Irene Boudreau, Leslie Morin, Christene Sandeson, and Todd Vassalo continue to be on display at the Fraser Cultural Centre. The centre, along with the Northumberland Arts Council, is presenting...

A call for volunteers

Without new life and new ideas, the future of the Malagash Salt Mine Museum is up in the air. Lorraine Blaxland, assistant to the curator at the museum, said they are in dire need of...

Thinkers’ outcome

A report has been released with some recommendations for residents and municipalities to consider when addressing climate change. This past autumn, 24 Thinkers from around the world gathered in Pugwash on the 60th anniversary of...

Pugwash prepping for Tree Fest II

Because Communities in Bloom, Pugwash, wants to light up the dark nights of December and help create joy, seasonal decorations will appear in the village. They are lighting up the cenotaph, putting Christmas trees on...

Pugwash residents turn to pickleball for exercise, socializing

PUGWASH - Twice a week, the gym at Pugwash District High School gets transformed into pickleball courts. On nights when those courts are too full, the players of the popular sport...
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What do Facebook and Google know about me?

In May 2018, General Data Protection Regulation (or GDPR) came into effect in the EU. The intention of GDPR was to make businesses more transparent about the information they collect about you. This new regulation applied...

North Shore ER closures, Oct. 6-12

PUGWASH - Closures of the two collaborative emergency centres on the North Shore have been announced for the next week due to lack of physician coverage. The North Cumberland...

Time to hit the trail… the Butter Trail

Enjoy the stunning beauty of the changing colours of the leaves on the beautiful Butter Trail during the ninth annual fun run set for Sept. 30. The Butter Trail Run includes a 5K, 10K and...

A safe, cozy space

Maria Campbell walks through the door and a smile spreads across her face. The 27-year-old is one of close to a dozen regular clients to the VON Adult Day Program, held every Tuesday at the...