Monday, June 25, 2018

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WE Day Atlantic leaves change-makers feeling inspired, excited

HALIFAX: Inspired. Excited. Eager. That’s how thousands of energetic and screaming students were left feeling as they headed home from the Scotiabank Centre in Halifax on Nov. 30 from WE Day Atlantic, which featured a...

All swimming together

FALL RIVER: A local artist’s pieces of work will leave a lasting legacy inside St. John’s United Church (SJUC) for years to come. Donna Hogan is the brains behind the fabric art banner with fish...

Arts & Craft sale raises $1,100 for Lions Xmas Express

WAVERLEY: The N.S. Arts & Crafts sale held last month at the Waverley Legion raised $1,100 for the Lions Christmas Express food drive through a raffle of a basket of goodies. Presenting the cheque are...

PHOTOS: Tea & Bake sale brings in the crowds

FALL RIVER: You couldn’t erase that smile off Barb Carr’s face as she helped place items purchased by consumers into bags during the Christmas Tea & Sale at St. Thomas Anglican Church in Fall...

Vaughan exceeds expectations to make Sportsman history

FLETCHERS LAKE: Matt Vaughan just expected to use the 2017 Affordable Fuels & Metro Home Heating sportsman season as a learning one. Instead, he did more than that. The driver of the no. 08 hot...

Warr rides to pair of Equestrian championships

FALL RIVER: Jessica Warr just wanted to have fun competing in Equestrian this year, with a new horse. She did better than that. The 13-year-old, who is coached by mom Emma, brought home championships in...

Volunteer firefighters recognized

FALL RIVER: HRM Fire Zone 4 recognized volunteer firefighters in the Waverley; Grand Lake; Fall River; Goffs; and Wellington departments on Nov. 25. The awards ceremony was held at the LWF Hall in Fall River,...

Streatch would support commuter rail if it “makes sense”

FALL RIVER: If it “makes sense” the local councillor said he will support commuter rail, and bringing it to Windsor Junction. Councillor Steve Streatch was responding to a question from The Laker about commuter rail...

Getting in the Christmas spirit through art

WAVERLEY: Leona MacDougall of Waverley was trying to get the community in the Christmas spirit as she held a Holiday Art and Bake Sale at her Rolling Hills Drive home on Nov. 25. The artisan...
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New proposal coming for Ingram Drive

WINDSOR JUNCTION: A revised application for a proposed development on Ingram Drive in Windsor Junction is being worked on. Councillor Steve Streatch said he was contacted by the proponents and their consultants a few weeks...
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