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Each year, a memorial is held to remember transgender people who have been lost to violence.Traditionally, the Transgender Day of Remembrance is held on November 20.Second Story Women's Centre...

Post date: November 16, 2017

The cost of a litre of both gasoline and diesel is expected to go up at midnight when the province's regulator sets prices. Dan McTeague with Gasbuddy.com he thinks gas will only go up by point-...

Post date: November 16, 2017

Université Sainte-Anne has announced that the job placement rate for graduates of its Bachelor of Education program is nearly 100%. It says school boards across Canada actively seek out their...

Post date: November 16, 2017

You can shed some light on abuse against women. A purple light that is. The Shine A Light On Woman Abuse campaign is a first for this region and is a collaboration of Juniper House, Shyft House...

Post date: November 16, 2017

Lunenburg RCMP are looking for the persons responsible for damaging a trail in Hebbville.Some time Saturday evening, eight gates on the Bull Run Trail between Penninsula and Whisper Wood Dr were...

Post date: November 16, 2017

A public outcry has Chester Municipal Council changing course.Council had approved the use of shipping containers on properties outside of the village, on the north side of Highway 3.Over the past...

Post date: November 15, 2017

The town of Lunenburg will once again be extending a warm welcome to its newest residents.This is the fifth year the town has hosted their Newcomer Reception.Mayor Rachel Bailey says the aim is to...

Post date: November 15, 2017

One person has died following a collision on highway 103 last night. Shortly after 6:30pm, Shelbourne RCMP were called to the scene of a single vehicle collision on Highway 103 at Jordan Falls...

Post date: November 15, 2017

The province now has more tools to ensure recipients of spousal and child support payments get their money.Enforcement workers can now seize assets of those who owe more than $3,000 or haven't...

Post date: November 14, 2017

RCMP are encouraging people to take extra precautions when locking up their cottages for the winter.Over 300 break-ins at seasonal properties were reported last year. Police say generally...

Post date: November 14, 2017

Nova Scotia's Minister of Education says it may be time to review regulations around school bus red light violations. Zach Churchill says there were over 1500 violations reported last year across...

Post date: November 14, 2017

New parents will now have the option of an extended leave to care for their child..The federal government introduced changes lat week to allow spreading employment insurance benefits over 18 months,...

Post date: November 13, 2017

The Dayspring Community Christmas Supper is cancelled this year.Positions like Head Chef and Main Organizer are vacant and there is no one to step up and fill the void.Frank Fawson, committee chair...

Post date: November 13, 2017

November is Diabetes Awareness Month in the Town of Bridgewater.The council is asking residents to framiliarize themselves with signs and making healthy lifestyle choices.To help re-inforce their...

Post date: November 13, 2017

You might want to check your fridge as a type of cheese sold nationally has been recalled.The Canadian Food Inspection Agency says that Agropur is recalling its 200 gram firm ripened Comté cheese...

Post date: November 13, 2017

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