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Federal and provincial governments are stepping up to keep heritage shipbuilding alive.The two levels are contributing $1.5 million dollars to refurbish and enhance the Big Boat Shed in Lunenburg.The...

Post date: April 18, 2019

A new proposal could see big changes in the appearance of Lunenburg Harbour.ABCO Holdings Ltd wants to purchase Federal sea bed property in Lunenburg Harbour near their location.In their presentation...

Post date: April 18, 2019

The world's best sledge hockey players are returning to Lunenburg County.Bridgewater has been selected to host the Canadian Tire Para Hockey Cup from December 6-12, 2020.The event, which was re-...

Post date: April 18, 2019

*Updated 4:00pm April 17, 2019Police services across Nova Scotia have been told to stop street checks.Justice Minister Mark Furey issued the directive to suspend the controversial practice, three...

Post date: April 17, 2019

There has been plenty of wet weather lately, but don't let that deceive you from thinking its safe to burn.Fire Prevention Officer with the Department of Natural Resources, Kara McCurdy, says...

Post date: April 17, 2019

A Park View High School student has served and volleyed her way to St. Thomas University.Bridgewater's Rebecca Pippy has received a scholarship to play women's volleyball for the Tommies,...

Post date: April 17, 2019

Improvements are being made to the outdoor space at Hebbville Academy.A committee was created and parents, teachers, students and other school staff brainstormed ideas on making the property the best...

Post date: April 17, 2019

Bridgewater Transit is getting its first new bus.Communities, Culture and Heritage Minister Leo Glavine was at the Lunenburg County Lifestyle Centre Tuesday to announce the town will receive $350,000...

Post date: April 17, 2019

The Municipality of Shelburne is looking to hire a consultant to conduct an accessibility review of Welkum Park.The province has announced new accessibility standards for shared public spaces will be...

Post date: April 16, 2019

Sixty-four people were recognized Monday at the Provincial Education Week Awards ceremony in Dartmouth.Among them were seven individuals employed by the South Shore Regional Centre for Education....

Post date: April 16, 2019

The South Shore Major Bantam Lumberjacks named Luke Woodworth and Ryan Hopkins as their most valuable players.The team held their season-ending banquet Sunday evening.Woodworth and Hopkins shared the...

Post date: April 16, 2019

The Paris Fire Brigade tweeted that over 400 firefighters battled the blaze for nine hours which may have been related to ongoing restoration work. French President Emmanuel Macron said the nation...

Post date: April 16, 2019

The St. Stephen Aces hockey team will not be playing in Charlotte County next season. The Maritime Junior Hockey League (MHL) team has been sold to a Fredericton ownership group and will relocate...

Post date: April 16, 2019

The Nova Scotia Electoral Boundaries Commission’s is recommending the reinstatement of electoral districts for Clare, Argyle, Richmond, and Preston, giving 55 districts. However, they could not...

Post date: April 15, 2019

Residents of Shelburne County and Argyle are encouraged to take a survey on heritage in the region.Lori Churchill is a Master of Arts student in Atlantic Canada Studies at Saint Mary's University...

Post date: April 15, 2019

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