Tuesday, April 23, 2019

Arts & Entertainment

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Myles Goodwyn, Jim Henman please large Waverley crowd

WAVERLEY: Under bright sunshine, initial April Wine members and founder Myles Goodwyn took to the stage at the Village Green in Waverley performing as part of the Summer Concert Series. Goodwyn, who grew up just...

The Legacy Letters “like ripping a band-aid off an old wound,” says Landry

FALL RIVER: Sitting inside Good Day Cafe that is situated next to Lake Thomas in Fall River, Janice Landry speaks eloquently about the motivation behind her latest book, The Legacy Letters. Inside the book by...

Fun weekend planned for Keloose

WINDSOR JUNCTION: It’s shaping up to be a weekend of fun to celebrate not only Canada’s 150th birthday, but also Keloose’s 40th anniversary this coming August. As the final events are pegged down and scheduled,...
Laker-COMMUNITY

Wellington’s Joycey named finalist for film scholarship

WELLINGTON: A film student from Wellington who’s attending Dalhousie University is in the running to earn a full scholarship to a prestigious Vancouver film school, thanks to filmmaker Kevin Smith. Marc Joycey found out recently...

A great night with lots of laughs

Photos from the Funny Fundraiser in support of LWF Baseball and Tri-County Rangers, held at the Waverley Legion. Photos by Pat Healey - The Laker.  

David Walker crowned Mx. Lockview 2018

FALL RIVER: David Walker thought he would need luck to be able to come out as the winner of Mx. Lockview 2018. He did just that, and did it based on his talents and...

Getting excited about Tall Ships

FALL RIVER: Allan Billard felt like he was going to the circus as he penned his latest novel. It took the Fall River author just a couple of months to put together Port of Call,...
Laker-EVENTS

Goodwyn, Sons of Maxwell highlights Summer Concert Series

WAVERLEY: The Waverley Summer Concert series will be back in big style this summer as part of Canada 150 celebrations. Organizers from the Waverley Community Association (WCA) announced that Myles Goodwyn will be making a...

Writing about Colonial Halifax’s social history

FALL RIVER: When Alex D. Boutilier was asked why he wanted to write a book on the social history of colonial Halifax, he said it’s simply his contribution to the humanities. Boutilier, an author who...