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COLUMN: Wealth advice from Jennifer Rideout, Assante Capital

Diversification: A Timeless Strategy Turn on the business news or read a Wall Street research report and you’ll notice something: many people in the investment world will tell you where to put your money for...
Laker-editorial

OPINION: Depression needs to be talked about more

I have depression. It is one word, but so hard to say it without the fear of being stigmatized. I finally broke free of keeping what I was feeling inside after my colleagues recognized something...
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COLUMN: MPs News & Views

Dear Residents, I would first like to take the time to thank everyone for coming out to our Town Hall meetings. We had two separate meetings, one discussing Veterans Affairs on Sept. 14 and the...

COLUMN: Spousal Support- Who Gets it; who pays it; and everything in between

This column is submitted by Fall River Law Spousal support can be a really hard thing to talk about in the separation and/or divorce process.  People are generally willing to pay child support because it...

OP-ED: COVID19 a blessing?

As I try to wrap my head around the tragic events of April 18-19 in Portapique, Wentworth, Debert, Shubenacadie, and Enfield, I think about the worse case scenario. What if we weren’t in the COVID19...

OP-ED: N.S. moving in right direction regarding Active Transportation

Submitted by Bicycle N.S. After a year of unprecedented growth in cycling in Nova Scotia, albeit during an unprecedented year of change, Bicycle Nova Scotia (BNS) is pleased to see the Provincial Government take a...
Laker-editorial

EDITORIAL: Fighting back against hate

I was shocked when news of the massacre at a mosque in Christchurch, New Zealand broke. But I was also not shocked. Why is it that I had that feeling? Why is it that...

COLUMN: Wealth advice from Jennifer Rideout, Assante Capital

Only Take Risks Worth Taking It’s a truism of investing: there’s a trade-off between the risk you take and the reward you might receive. The safer the investment, the lower the probable return, and vice...

MP’s COLUMN: News & Views with MP Darrell Samson

Preventative measures for COVID-19 An update from your Member of Parliament, Darrell Samson 2020 continues to be an extraordinary year for government. While the regular business of departmental issues goes on and preparations are made for Budget 2020, our...

OP-ED: Providers speak up for health care, patients

The following is an OP-ED by Premier Tim Houston: Over the last few days, Health and Wellness Minister Michelle Thompson, our health leadership team and I have been touring the province, meeting with front-line health-care...
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