Wednesday, June 26, 2019

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Students put on a show at GPV Spring band concert

FALL RIVER: The band students at Georges P. Vanier Junior High School in Fall River finished off a topsy turvy year with a rousing Spring Band concert on May 11. Before a full house of...

From the Firehouse: March calls

BEAVER BANK: The month of March saw firefighters in Waverley, Fall River, Grand Lake, Beaver Bank, and Wellington responded to 60 calls for service. Station 41 (Waverley) had 15 calls, led by five motor vehicle...
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Road construction in Beaver Bank

BEAVER BANK: Motorists are being given a heads up of road construction along Beaver Bank Road on Friday May 12. Crews from HRM will be working between Windgate Drive and Danny Drive between 9 a.m....

Q & A: Water to more areas, doctors, all weather field on Horne’s agenda

FALL RIVER: If voters in Waverley-Fall River-Beaver Bank give him the opportunity at a second term, Liberal Bill Horne has a long list of items he would like to address to help better the...

Election 17: Quarry application complete, McNeil confirms

WAVERLEY: The application for the proposed Fall River quarry is now complete. According to Premier Stephen McNeil, all the necessary information has now been submitted to Nova Scotia Environment from the proponent, Scotian Materials. The...

Q & A: Green’s Edmonds brings youthfulness to election

FALL RIVER: Anthony Edmonds isn’t about to let the fact he’s young or representing an underdog party labelled by many simply as “tree huggers” hold him back. The Wellington resident is proud and ready to...

Election 17: Horne opens campaign HQ; tells volunteers “have fun.”

FALL RIVER: The message Liberal candidate and incumbent Bill Horne had for his campaign volunteers May 8 was one that sunk in for many in attendance. "Go have fun during the campaign," Horne said as...

Election 17: Premier McNeil talks seniors housing, city water during Waverley visit

FALL RIVER: Premier Stephen McNeil and his Liberal government knows that seniors housing in the area is important and will work to see more of that becomes available in Waverley-Fall River-Beaver Bank, if elected...

Q & A: McNaughton would put “rubber to the road”

FALL RIVER: If it were up to Dan McNaughton, the Aerotech/Wellington Connector would already be out to tender and the proposed seniors development would remain at three storeys. Those were two of the answers the...

Election 17: Sanipass opens campaign HQ in Fall River

FALL RIVER: The official campaign headquarters for Waverley-Fall River-Beaver Bank NDP candidate Trevor Sanipass was officially opened at noon time on May 6. The celebration of the office opening occurred before a crowd of about...