Monday, August 21, 2017

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Nova Central are provincial U16 ringette champions

Congrats to the Nova Central Ringette U16A girls on winning the provincial championship. The team has several local players on the squad, and will represent the province at the Eastern Canadians in Montreal from...

Horne has questions on Fall River water proposal

FALL RIVER: The local Liberal MLA, who helped get the province on board with supporting bringing city water down Fall River Road and Hwy 2 to the Hwy 102 interchange, isn’t quite sold on...

Atlantic Canada TKD Games held

The Atlantic Canada Taekwondo Games were held March 11 at the Gordon R. Snow Community Centre in Fall River. Here are some of Inner Strength Taekwondo competitors in action in these submitted photos: Raya Potter Emma Bennett Aaron...

Haworth, Tigers soar to AUS volleyball crown

WAVERLEY: Tori Haworth is looking forward to competing with her Dalhousie Tigers women’s volleyball team as they look to improve on their fifth place finish at last year’s U Sports national championships. The middle blocker,...

Questions, concerns on seniors project mount ahead of meeting

FALL RIVER: The local councillor is already fielding lots of questions by phone and email from residents who are cool to the idea of the proposed seniors housing development on the Carr Farm Property...

Big thanks for years of support

WINDSOR JUNCTION: On March 11, Grace and Sam Cameron of Windsor Junction, on behalf of the children that attend and use the Windsor Junction Community Centre (WJCC), and dad Jay presented a card of...

Streatch lukewarm to budget direction

FALL RIVER: The local councillor for Fall River doesn’t like the direction this year’s HRM budget discussions are heading. Steve Streatch, the representative for Waverley-Fall River-Musquodoboit Valley, said the vibe he is getting during discussions...
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Dealing with the stressors of life

FALL RIVER: Cathy Caswell might have just what the doctor ordered in dealing with the stressors of life, especially given the overwhelming and pressures surrounding the recent teachers spat with the government. Caswell, of Waverley,...
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Concerns from teachers a “rude awakening” for school board rep

WELLINGTON: The Halifax Regional School Board (HRSB) representative for the Fall River area told those at an Education Town Hall that what she was hearing from teachers was a “rude awakening” for her. Bridget Ann...

Johns grabs PC nomination in Sackville-Beaver Bank

BEAVER BANK: The former Councillor for District 14 Middle/Upper Sackville-Lucasville-Beaver Bank has won the PC Party nomination for Sackville-Beaver Bank for the upcoming provincial election. At a nomination meeting on March 9, Brad Johns defeated...