Students make and donate washer toss game to manor
Bruce MacKinnon exhibit in Port Hawkesbury starting Nov. 26
Antigonish Highland Society hoping to add members
New book on John Brophy released
Knights launch annual toy drive in Antigonish
VIDEO: Cape Bretoners brave blustery weather in health care protest at ...
Early highway twinning plans revealed at drop-in session
Wilma Burke, a pillar of the Christmas bazaar in Arisaig
The fight for justice in Guatemala
Connector program building business connections in Eastern Strait area
LOBSTER OUTLOOK: Largest lobster fishing season opens in southwestern Nova Scotia next week
Yarmouth online retailer hopes people maintain consumer confidence despite Canada Post labour dispute
Beer, bubbles, passion and products: Southwestern N.S. businesspeople share their successes and innovations
The financial stress factor
Michelin to add 150 new jobs to Pictou County site
GRANTON, PICTOU COUNTY Michelin North America (Canada) Inc. announced Oct. 23 two new projects at its Michelin Pictou County site that will see more than $20 million invested into the Pictou County site and will create 150 new jobs. In ...
The end is near: year-end
It’s never too early to plan for the company Christmas party in December, especially if you’re a small- to medium-sized business owner and are trying to get a head start on your taxes for the year. “Usually meals and ...
HAPPY ANNIVERSARY: Family, community and 80 years of boat building and repair celebrated at A.F. Theriault and Son Ltd.
METEGHAN RIVER, N.S. – The financial investments, the changes in technology, the product diversification and the reputation for quality workmanship have all contributed to the success of A.F. Theriault and Son Ltd. But as hundreds gathered to ...
Unanimous vote: Bar Harbor council grants authorization to sign five-year lease agreement for Bay Ferries' Cat service
BAR HARBOR – Bar Harbor town council has voted unanimously to authorize its town manager to sign a five-year lease that would allow Bay Ferries to sail The Cat ferry to and from Bar Harbor as opposed to Portland. The vote took place Oct. ...
First-time Island buyers rejoice
First-time home buyers in Prince Edward Island now have another option when it comes to saving for a down payment on a home which, in some cases, can take years. On Oct. 9, the Island province joined Nova Scotia to offer a home down payment ...
At a recent finance industry press conference, one of the guest speakers remarked that one thing universally true of money is that it’s very hard to have too much of it. And he was right. Making big returns takes a lot of work. Making ...
Bay Ferries sees 21 per cent increase over last year during Cat ferry's 2018 season with 50,185 passengers
YARMOUTH, N.S. – A total of 50,185 passengers were carried back and forth between Portland and Yarmouth on The Cat ferry this year, which Bay Ferries says is an increase of 21 per cent from the year before. The last sailing of the season was ...
Preparing for homeownership
The affordability of rental units and new homes can be a challenge for many in Atlantic Canada, especially in areas where the costs of both is on the rise. Even so, there comes a point where renters leave that market and move into ...
The lowdown on down payments
The time it could take millennials today to raise the minimum down payment required, on average, for a home in some major markets is downright scary. That’s according to a recent nationwide survey by real estate website Point2Homes, ...
Hope for Wildlife founder excited for solar energy project
Hope for Wildlife director Hope Swinimer is excited that the wildlife rehab centre can begin work on a solar power project. ...