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Soul, R&B, gospel & country coming to Sea Dog Friday

Michael Fells is bringing his R&B, gospel & soul show to the Sea Dog on Friday, April 18 at 8:00pm
Born and raised nearby in Yarmouth, Michael generated a love for music at an early age, singing in church and at home starting at eight years old.

Keddy announces $91,000 federal funding for Shelburne County

Seniors in Shelburne County will soon have new opportunities to volunteer and take part in social activities in the community thanks federal funding announced by South Shore-St. Margarets MP Gerald Keddy in a news release Thursday.

The $91,000 in funding will benefit four communities along the South Shore:

Shelburne rocker Natalie Lynn in CBC Searchlight regional finals

Vote early, vote often

Shelburne-born rocker Natalie Lynn is one of ten artists in the regional semi-finals of the CBC Searchlight competition for Canada's new, young stars.

Climate data project funded for phase two

Early investment interest from phase one

Churchill's pride - Ferry back in Yarmouth

After four years of pressing on every front imaginable for the return to Nova Scotia of the ferry service to and from New England, no one could have been more proud about the arrival in Yarmouth Tuesday of the Nova Star cruise ferry than Yarmouth MLA and Liberal minister Zack Churchill.

Doors Open at New Family Health Centre in Bridgewater

A new health centre in Bridgewater will make it easier for people in the area to get the care they need, according to a government news release Friday.

Opinion: Mapping Nova Scotia's future

A recent opinion piece by Iaian Archibald, “Let’s map our way to excellence,” has sparked much conversation surrounding the idea of using mapping as a method of distinguishing Nova Scotia and, in turn, move us toward economic sustainability.

Iaian makes a number of great points in his article, including that Nova Scotia is a special place and that Nova Scotia has many assets that it can leverage. But as Iaian also stresses, we have to understand our assets and allow that information to be used by our citizens, our visitors, and our private sector in order to make it truly useful.

Hello bygone Yarmouth

Great Yarmouth nostalgia from Reg Goodwin

Jim Flaherty | 1950-2014

Former finance minister Jim Flaherty has died at the age 64, nearly a month after he stepped down from cabinet ahead of a planned move to the private sector.