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Kevin and Bonnie DeCoste accept the Ian Spencer Award for Excellence in Business from Antigonish Chamber of Commerce President Patrick Curry, Ian’s widow Rita Lyn Spencer and Brian Patton from award sponsor CBDC – NOBL. PHOTO: Richard MacKenzie

The Antigonish Chamber of Commerce handed out their business awards Oct. 23 and the recipients, as well as nominees, showcase diversity in the local business sector. The awards were presented during the annual Business Gala which took place at the St. Andrews and District Community Centre. The first award was the Young Entrepreneur Award – Individual, sponsored by Mac Mac & Mac Law Offices, and it went to Sarah England [...]

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