Thursday, August 22, 2019

Arts & Entertainment

Hannigan wins classical JUNO Award

WAVERLEY: A Waverley musician has earned a second straight Juno award for her classical music. Barb Hannigan was announced as the recipient of the 2019 Juno for Classicsal Alkbum of the Year: vocal or choral...

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...

PHOTOS: LHS students perform Shrek

FALL RIVER: Students at Lockview High broke a leg as they performed an outstanding rendition of Shrek The Musical from April 15-18, before sell out crowds for three of their four shows.

Getting in the Christmas spirit through art

WAVERLEY: Leona MacDougall of Waverley was trying to get the community in the Christmas spirit as she held a Holiday Art and Bake Sale at her Rolling Hills Drive home on Nov. 25. The artisan...

LHS students take their love of music to NSYWE

FALL RIVER: Seven Lockview High band students are thrilled to be doing something they love alongside peers from Cape Breton to Yarmouth as members of the Nova Scotia Youth Wind Ensemble (NSYWE). Maddi Tufts of...

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...
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VIDEO: Sons of Maxwell belts out tunes in Waverley

Waverley's own Dave and Don Carroll, better known as Sons of Maxwell performed a few tunes at Christmas on the Green at the Waverley Fire Hall on Dec. 8.

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,...

Students put on a show at GPV Spring band concert

FALL RIVER: The band students at Georges P. Vanier Junior High School in Fall River finished off a topsy turvy year with a rousing Spring Band concert on May 11. Before a full house of...