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UPDATED: Person of interest in hit-and-run located

UPDATE FROM RCMP: Update -  Person of Interest in the  hit-and-run pedestrian collision located June 2, 2017, Lower Sackville, Nova Scotia . . .  the RCMP investigation from earlier today of the hit-and-run pedestrian collision, the...

Water project on hold

FALL RIVER: The Fall River water project is on hold. Councillor Steve Streatch is pointing to a tight deadline from the federal government—they have a March 2018 date—to have the project completed by and “substantially...

Assaults, vehicle thefts reported to police

WINDSOR JUNCTION: A pair of vehicle thefts, several alleged assaults, and a break-and-enter have kept police busy in the Windsor Junction/Lakeview/Lower Sackville area during the past few days. According to the Crimemapping website—a tool used...

LHS Grads 2017 celebrated

FALL RIVER: Tears and smiles flowed through the Halifax Forum as more than 250 graduates from Lockview High crossed the stage on June 28. The Fall River-based school saw 278 students graduate, and the night...

“I just wanted to think of it as I was graduating.”

BEAVER BANK: Victoria MacDonald might be 16-years-old, but she can already call herself a high school graduate. The Beaver Bank resident graduated from Ecolle Secondaire du Sommet this past June. She did the feat two...

Fall River man opens Pillar To Post franchise

FALL RIVER: Scott Robertson knew he wanted to own his own business after leaving the military. That’s where Pillar To Post Home Inspectors came in. Robertson is a franchisee of the company, founded in 1994,...

Streatch looking at “closing gaps” with LWFRA

FALL RIVER: The local councillor is only looking at closing any “gaps” that currently exist with the LWF Ratepayers Association (LWFRA), as an in-depth analysis of the situation is being done by HRM. Steve Streatch...
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Road construction in Fall River

FALL RIVER: The Halifax Regional Municipality is advising residents and motorists that road construction will take place  from Tuesday, June 20 to Wednesday, June 21 on Highway 2 (Fall River) from Fall River Road...

Blackburn, Streatch differ on bus donation to Bridgewater

BEAVER BANK: The two councillors for the area—Lisa Blackburn and Steve Streatch—both take opposite sides on HRM’s recent discussion about donating three buses, two of them to the Town of Bridgewater. While Blackburn—the representative for...
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Plan ahead: Road work to cause traffic tieups Tues, Wed. in Fall River

FALL RIVER: The Halifax Regional Municipality is advising residents and motorists that road construction will take place Tuesday and Wednesday on Highway 2 (Fall River) from Fall River Road to Coach Avenue. HRM spokesman Brendan...