Saturday, November 28, 2020

Mental Health Foundation’s Festival of Trees launches this weekend

HALIFAX – The victims of this past spring’s mass shooting are being honoured during this year’s Festival of Trees. The Mental Health Foundation of Nova Scotia’s annual event, running...

Tatamagouche library to partner with Odd Fellows for Christmas Index program

TATAMAGOUCHE – A bigger partnership has formed to help bring Christmas to local families in need. Desirée Jans, the manager of the Colchester East Hants Public Library in Tatamagouche,...

Pugwash doctor charged with sexual assault

PUGWASH – A doctor in Pugwash has been charged with sexual assault. Nova Scotia RCMP arrested Dr. Tim Fashoranti, 63, without incident on Nov. 10. He was later released...

Love in a quilt: Portapique victims’ families to receive handmade hug

From unimaginable tragedy has come beauty, colour, and warmth, and it is hoped, some comfort. Handmade quilts in the colours of Nova Scotia tartan will be warm hugs to...

Seven artists featured in first phase of Pugwash Open Air Gallery

PUGWASH – Things just got a lot more colourful in the village. Pugwash Communities in Bloom installed seven large pieces of artwork on buildings recently, kicking off their new...

Stricter self-isolation requirements on non-essential travellers, household members in N.S.

TATAMAGOUCHE - The province of Nova Scotia has implemented stricter guidelines surrounding self-isolation requirements for non-essential travel. Anyone travelling for non-essential reasons entering Nova Scotia from outside Atlantic Canada...
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Wentworth Recreation Centre offering fitness bubble opportunities

WENTWORTH - Wanting to work out but prefer not to do it at home? The Wentworth Recreation Centre is offering opportunities for bubbles to work out together.

Pugwash hospital online appointment booking available

PUGWASH - Residents in the Pugwash area needing blood work, X-rays, or an EKG can now book an appointment online. The Nova Scotia Health Authority has launched the online...

State-of-the-art tennis, pickleball facility to be built in Pugwash

PUGWASH – If you build it, they will come. The Northumberland Tennis and Pickleball Association is hoping that phrase from Field of Dreams will hold true with the announcement...

UPDATED: Tatamagouche standing vigil on Remembrance Day

*Editor's note: All slots have been filled for the 24-hour vigil. Slots are being extended to BEFORE 10 a.m. on Nov. 10. Anyone interested in standing vigil earlier than 10 a.m. Nov....




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