Saturday, Jul 23rd, 2016

Antigonish MLA Randy Delorey (left), Nova Scotia Health and Wellness Minister Leo Glavine, congregational leader for the Sisters of St. Martha Sister Brendalee Boisvert and Joe and Jason Shannon from Shannex, take part in the ceremonial sod-turning as part of the July 12 announcement that a new 25-bed nursing home facility will replace the current Bethany facility, for the sisters. Richard MacKenzie photo

A July 12 announcement from the Sisters of St. Martha, Shannex and the provincial government spoke to a new 25-bed nursing home which will replace the Bethany facility, the current home to the Sisters. The project, which will be built adjacent to the current facility, is expected to be completed by February 1, 2018 and consist of licensed long-term care beds, assisted living and retirement living suites. It was noted [...]

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