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Lisa Buchanan joins hubby Chett for Dinner & Music - House Party Wednesday

Chett Buchanan brings his folksy, bluesy rock and rolly musical antics to a new summer music series, Dinner & Music at the Sea Dog on Wednesdays in July and August.

Still time to "Get your shorts on"

Workshops a success - new shorts deadline

Opinion: Fisheries minister wrong on five cent lobster levy

Guest Editorial by Sterling Belliveau

Last week Fisheries Minister Keith Colwell, on behalf of the Liberal government, announced a new 5 cent a pound lobster tax on all lobster landings in Nova Scotia.

Lunenburg, Yarmouth among rural tranportation groups to be funded

Municipal Affairs Minister Mark Furey announced Friday in a news release funding for nine projects under the Nova Scotia Transit Research Incentive Program today.

The program supports initiatives that will generate new or improved public transit services in rural and underserviced urban areas of the province. In total, $167,625 is being invested under the program this year.

"It is important that we support pilot projects, studies and business planning, where we can, that could result in improved public transit services for Nova Scotians," said Mr. Furey.

Jully Black headlines Harmony Bazaar

R&B star talks about her Harmony Bazaar show

Beautiful history at Founders' Days

For all of enjoyment of fireworks, idol singing, local music, redneck-praising, cotton candy & hot dog eating, the most authentic reckoning of Founders' Days is always the 18th century reenactors who travel from far and wide to bring the essence of our history alive in the most colourful way.

Shelburne, Birchtown, Yarmouth featured in USA Today travel story

Ferry tale: Savor summer in Nova Scotia

From USA Today: With its disco, spa and casino, this spanking-new 1,215-passenger vessel sports the requisite trappings of many a cruise ship.