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Goodwyn, Henman thrill fans in Waverley

WAVERLEY: Kevin O’Halloran uses five words to describe the Myles Goodwyn and Jim Henman concert at the Village Green in Waverley. PHOTOS: The concert thru the lens of reporter Pat Healey “It was a perfect evening,”...

Environment Minister Rankin, MLA Horne join SWEPS for cleanup

FALL RIVER: The Shubenacadie Watershed Environmental Protection Society (SWEPS) held a clean up on July 31 of one of the brook's they recently restored. Joining them was the clean team from Clean Nova Scotia; Amy...

WFG supports Dragons football new field

FALL RIVER: A ball hockey tournament organized by Stephan MacLellan and sponsored by World Financial Group (WFG), his employer, raised $1,900 towards the new field for Dragons Football on High Road in Fall River. WFG...

UPDATED: Cause of Lockview Road house fire determined

FALL RIVER: The cause of the fire that engulfed a Lockview Road home in Fall River on July 17 has been determined as electrical. In their report posted on the Halifax.ca/fire investigations summary, fire investigators...

Collecting autographs pays off for Chase MacDonald

GRAND LAKE: Collecting the signatures of artists performing at the Kempt Shore Acoustic Maritime Music Festival has paid off for one young boy who thinks of others in need first, including those his own...

Legion recognizes members at awards night

By Kim Stoodley, Special to The Laker WAVERLEY: On Friday evening, July 28, the Waverley Legion on Rocky Lake Drive held its service membership awards night. Close to 60 people attended the evening’s festivities. The event...
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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...
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VIDEO: Highland Dancers fundraising for Fl. competition

WAVERELY: Highland Dancers with Celtic Rhythm Highland Dance are raising money to attend an international competition this fall. There are five dancers on the group from the Fall River-Windsor Junction-Beaver Bank areas heading to Disney...

Theft of vehicles, break-and-enters keep police on toes

DUTCH SETTLEMENT: Halifax District RCMP were kept busy during the past couple weeks with crimes in the Antrim, Dutch Settlement, Windsor Junction and Beaver Bank areas. According to RCMP/Halifax Regional Police Partner in Policing’s Crimemapping...

Kai Dwyer captures trampoline silver

FALL RIVER: Kai Dwyer captured silver at the Canadian Trampoline Championships recently, booking his ticket to represent Canada in Bulgaria this fall. The Fall River product, who trains out of Titans Gymnastics and Trampoline Club...