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Second Story Women's Centre is looking for someone new to lead the organization.Jeanne Fay will retire as Executive Coordinator at the end of June after being with Second Story for four years....

Post date: April 05, 2017

Liverpool Fire Chief Steven Parnell says it's time to start putting his family first.Parnell, who has 30 years in the fire service, is retiring."For all the years I've been a member of...

Post date: April 05, 2017

A local school is hoping their loose change can find a cure for cancer.Students at Greenfield Elementary School are collecting pennies to donate to the Terry Fox Cancer Research Foundation.Eleven-...

Post date: April 05, 2017

A Lockeport processing facility is gearing up for a busy spring lobster season.Pierce Fisheries, which is owned by Clearwater Seafood, is hiring 100 people to begin working by May 1.Human Resources...

Post date: April 04, 2017

Flags have been lowered to half-mast in Lunenburg following the death of Joe Feeney.The former mayor of Mahone Bay died suddenly last week while on vacation in the Bahamas at age 71.Lunenburg Mayor...

Post date: April 04, 2017

Fun, friendship, and fitness is the theme of this years 55+ Games.Co-chair Carroll Randall says if you've ever wanted to compete but thought it's too late, this is your chance."It gives...

Post date: April 04, 2017

An investment of just under $4.5 million is going to help keep plows and salt trucks on the roads on the South Shore. The department of transportation garage on Jubilee Road in Bridgewater is...

Post date: April 04, 2017

A Yarmouth County man suffered serious injuries as the result of a collision involving a car and an ATV.Cpl. Jen Clarke says Yarmouth Rural RCMP members were dispatched to the scene on Highway 308 in...

Post date: April 04, 2017

It may be spring on your calendar, but that isn't putting a stop to the winter weather.Environment Canada says a low pressure system will pass over our region tonight and tomorrow.We can expect...

Post date: April 04, 2017

A social media message to raise awareness of Nova Scotia's 'Move Over' law has been recognized.RCMP in Nova Scotia won the ConnectedCOPS award for social media campaign management at a...

Post date: April 04, 2017

The snow is melting and the potholes are in full bloom.Which means it's time for CAAs sixth annual Worst Roads campaign.CAA's Gary Howard says people in Atlantic Canada can vote for whichever...

Post date: April 04, 2017

No more free ride for people parking in downtown Bridgewater.As of April 1 paid parking is back.But Mayor David Mitchell says while paid parking has been reinstated on paper, it will take some time...

Post date: April 03, 2017

The president of the Nova Scotia Teachers Union is pleased with the initial steps taken by the council to improve classroom conditions.The 14-person panel released a list of 18 recommendations...

Post date: April 03, 2017

April is Autism Awareness month, but that title doesn't sit well with many Autistic people.Activist Alex Kronstein says two groups claim to represent the Autistic community: actual autistic...

Post date: April 03, 2017

Nova Scotia's Minister of Education and Early Childhood Development says the government is serious about following through with recommendations brought forward by the Council to Improve Classroom...

Post date: April 03, 2017

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