Tuesday, April 23, 2019

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Open house scheduled for Wellington Connector

WELLINGTON: The public open house for the Wellington Connector has been confirmed. Residents will have their opportunity to stop by and learn more about the project on April 17...

Joyful Sounds selected for Kindermusik pilot project

FALL RIVER: Joyful Sounds in Fall River is one of three Kindermusik studios in North America selected to be part of a new pilot project aimed at Spanish; mandarin; and bilingual music.

Few residents attend Eastlink cell tower meeting

Officials explain proposal for Windsor Jct. tower by GreenTree Recycling LAKEVIEW: Concerns were few from the handful of residents that attended a public meeting put...

Going racing for JDRF

Beaver Bank girl and her friend organizing April 10 Racing for Research BEAVER BANK: Two young girls are hoping the popularity of go-carting at Kartbahn will ...

Raising awareness about autism

FLETCHERS LAKE: Grade two (Wagg) students Harrison Chaban; Lily Rose Castle; and Mason Jenkins were beaming in their blue best on World Autism Awareness Day on April 2.
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Jim Henman to perform in Waverley

WAVERLEY: Jim Henman will be performing at the Waverley Heritage Museum in Waverley as a fundraiser on April 12. An evening of song and stories with Henman is set...

Healey earns AJA nomination in digital excellence: breaking news

FALL RIVER: The Laker’s Pat Healey has earned an Atlantic Journalism Award (AJA) nomination. The AJAs announced their finalists for the 2018 competition on April 3.
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Youth pleads guilty to three charges from knife attack

FALL RIVER: The youth charged in the knife attack near Lockview High in Fall River last November has pled guilty to three of the five charges he was facing. On March 7, the 15-year-old, who...
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Women Xplosion recruiting players for the season

BEAVER BANK: The province’s only tackle football team is recruiting players. The Halifax Xplosion women’s tackle football team, which participates in the Maritime Women’s Football League, is set to hit the field for the first...
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Woman, two kids uninjured following collision

FALL RIVER: A mom and her two young children were uninjured, but shaken up following a two-vehicle collision on the night of March 29. The collision occurred at the intersection of Highway 2 and Fall...