Monday, August 21, 2017

Community

Councillors Corner with Lisa Blackburn

Slow down signs available BEAVER BANK: The local councillor has signs aimed at slowing down the motoring public. Lisa Blackburn, the representative for District 14 Upper/Middle Sackville-Lucasville-Beaver Bank, said she has “Slow Down” signs available to...

Exploring making flyers opt-in

BEAVER BANK: Councillor Lisa Blackburn is weighing in on the contentious topic of flyer delivery in the Halifax Regional Municipality (HRM). The representative of Middle/Upper Sackville-Lucasville-Beaver Bank told The Laker she will be bringing forward...

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,...

BBK holds Fun Fair under sunny skies

BEAVER BANK: The sun shone brightly as those attending the fun fair hosted by Beaver Bank-Kinsac Elementary School enjoyed all the games and activities that took place. The event had throngs of kids and their...

Meals for everyone

LOWER SACKVILLE: A group of volunteers from several churches in the Lower Sackville area come together once a month to provide a hearty meal for those who want it. Caroline Gallop of Beaver Bank is...

WMES host successful Spring Fair

WAVERLEY: It might have been a weeknight, but it appears organizers with the Waverley Memorial Elementary School recently. Check out the photo gallery part of our website here to see some of the photos taken...

RCMP investigating suspicious incident

LOWER SACKVILLE: Police are searching for a man following a suspicious incident where a woman alleges she was approached by a man, before thwarting his attempts to grab her. In a police release, Halifax District...

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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Love for aviation leads two youth to Air Cadets

FALL RIVER: A passion for aviation has led two Fall River youth to join the Dartmouth Kiwanis Air Cadets—and they think more of their peers should join. Alexander Lies and Andrew MacKay, both in their...
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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...