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EDITORIAL: Respecting each other as COVID-19 restrictions lift

We all need to remember to be kind. Each of us saw the COVID-19 public health restrictions that we had over the past two years differently, some were good with them, others thought they shouldn't...

COLUMN: Wealth advice from Jennifer Rideout, Assante Capital

How to Reduce Your Portfolio’s Volatility In a prior post, we likened market volatility to going to the dentist: unpleasant, but ultimately good for you. Volatility brings with it opportunities (often lower stock prices, for...

MP’s News & Views with Darrell Samson: New Year’s message

This column provided by: New Year Message 2021 proved to be another difficult year as the global pandemic continued to affect our lives in ways we wouldn’t have imagined just a few years ago.  With the holiday...

MP’s News & Views: Holiday greetings from MP Darrell Samson

THE YEAR IN REVIEW As 2021 draws to a close, there is much to reflect on.  It was another difficult year for many people in our riding as we faced ongoing challenges from the pandemic....

OP-ED: Dr. Strang has a Christmas wish for Nova Scotians – slow down

This is an excerpt from Dr. Robert Strang's ending of his speech during the Dec. 21 COVID-19 Briefing. "I want to end today speaking from my heart. This is a worrisome, sad and frustrating time. As your...

COLUMN: MP’s News and Views with Darrell Samson

Lest we forget We live in a country that is strong and free thanks to those who fought selflessly to achieve peace. On November 11th, Canadians remember those who have lost their lives serving in the...

COLUMN: MLA News with MLA Brian Wong

I want to thank the people of Waverley-Fall River-Beaver Bank for electing me as your representative in the Nova Scotia Legislature. I promise to work hard and do my best to find solutions to...

Wellness Within: Five foundations to wellness

This column brought to you by: By Deborah Peddle-HannOne of the best things I have seen in the last 10 years is the shift in wellness goals. Women and men are striving to obtain wellness,...

COLUMN: Wealth advice from Jennifer Rideout, Assante Capital

This column brought to you by: How Rising Prices Can Lower Your Wealth (And What To Do About It) When AMC, the giant U.S. theatre chain, announced they were re-opening in late August, they decided to...

OP-ED: War Amps amputee pays tribute to Veterans

The following is a letter from a War Amps Amputee regarding Remembrance Day and paying tribute to our Veterans. Dear Editor, As we approach Remembrance Day, I’d like to pay tribute to the veteran members of...
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