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The Municipality of Chester is looking at ways to become an "age friendly" community. Warden Alan Webber says Chester is pretty much a retirement community. Council is applying for funding of 5...

Post date: August 03, 2010

The South Shore in Motion festival gearing up for this weekend in Bridgewater. Town Council has approved closing a portion of King Street from 6 to 11 p.m. Friday night to accommodate a meet and...

Post date: August 03, 2010

The President of the Treasury Board of Canada will be in town on Friday (Augsut 6th) . Stockwell Day will be the featured guest speaker at a luncheon sponsored by the Bridgewater and Area Chamber...

Post date: August 03, 2010

The South Shore Exhibition is adding new safety features after four people suffered injuries last week.Organizers will add a new exercise area, in the rear parking lot, for pull horses next year....

Post date: August 03, 2010

Police and officials from the Fire Marshall's office are investigating a fire that took place early Sunday morning at the Bridgewater Shopping Plaza. They suspect that the fire began after someone...

Post date: August 03, 2010

The RCMP are continuing their investigation into a weekend burglary at a Lunenburg County school. Thieves made off with a number of items from Pentz Elementary School. Among other things, they...

Post date: August 03, 2010

Pirates will be taking over the Town of Mahone for a three day festival that will be launched this morning. The Mahone Bay Regatta replaces the Classic Boat Festival which attracted approximately 50...

Post date: July 29, 2010

The new cable ferry on the LaHave River, was officially christened today,(July 29,) as the Brady E. Himmelman to honour a long-time local ferry operator. The $3.5-million ferry can carry 14 full-...

Post date: July 29, 2010

A fire last night in Lunenburg County has resulted in charges being laid against three people. RCMP have charged a male and female youth and an adult male with arson, break and enter and theft ....

Post date: July 29, 2010

Four people, including three girls between the ages of seven and 13, have been injured by a runaway team of horses at the South Shore Exhibition. Police were called to the exhibition grounds around 5...

Post date: July 29, 2010

A 54 year old man is facing charges resulting from a motor vehicle/pedestrian accident with injuries last Thursday.. The man is charged with " Backing a Vehicle When Unsafe" and will appear in court...

Post date: July 26, 2010

It's becoming all too common...another local church has been damaged by vandals. Lunenburg County RCMP is investigating a complaint of damage to the United Church in First South. The incident...

Post date: July 26, 2010

Royal Canadian Legion branches in the province will benefit from improved infrastructure under a new program announced today.( July 26.) The Legion Capital Assistance Program is a $100,000 provincial...

Post date: July 26, 2010

Lunenburg RCMP are investigating three break and enters in the Town over two nights. Nellie's Take Out on Falkland Street was broken into overnight on July 11th. A small amount of produce was taken....

Post date: July 23, 2010

Lunenburg/Queens Regional Development Agency has received 33 thousand dollars to help immigrants settle and integrate in the region. Funding totalling 306 thousand dollars is being provided to seven...

Post date: July 23, 2010

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