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COVID-19: 178 cases reported Dec. 15; 113 in Central Zone.

HALIFAX: There are 178 new cases of COVID-19 reported by the province on Dec. 15, with 113 of those in the Central zone (HRM area). Fifty-five cases are in the Eastern Zone, five cases in...

Significant work to begin on water main impacting Waverley, Windsor Junction area

WINDSOR JUNCTION/WAVERLEY: Beginning tomorrow, July 5, Halifax Water and its contractors will undertake "significant work" on the water main in the Cobequid Road/Glendale Avenue area of Lower Sackville. The work will see Halifax Water replace...

Province announces improvements to be made in long-term care

HALIFAX: N.S. Health Minister Randy Delorey announced Sept. 21 that government is preparing for future cases of COVID-19 with recommendations from two reviews of outbreaks in long-term care facilities."We agree with the intention of...

Four more COVID19 vaccine storage sites announced, including in Truro

EAST HANTS/HALIFAX: Four more COVID-19 vaccine storage sites will be set up across the province this week as Nova Scotia prepares to expand its vaccination program early in the new year.The cold storage sites...

Province announces more planning powers for municipal governments

HALIFAX/EAST HANTS: Municipalities need the flexibility to improve incentives and remove barriers to building affordable housing in their communities, where it is needed most. The government is making changes to the Municipal Government Act and...

#WeMakeHappy: Fall River’s “Angels” recognized for keeping food on the table for those in...

FALL RIVER: Three community-oriented women in Fall River continue to be passionate about ensuring those in need have the help they require—even after 15 years of the Lions Christmas Express. The trios dedication through the...

Becky’s Daycare presents special Poppy to Waverley Legion

WAVERLEY: An annual tradition continued on a sunny Tuesday morning, Nov. 10, in Waverley. Children from Becky's Daycare, led by their two teachers, made the walk from their Rocky Lake Drive location down along the...

Theft of ATV in Latties Brook under investigation by police

LATTIES BROOK: Police are investigating the theft of a four-wheeler from rural East Hants. S/Sgt. Cory Bushell said that officers received a complaint of the ATV going missing from a residence in the Latties Brook...

COVID19: 11 new cases announced; total now at 44

HALIFAX: As the province announced 11 new cases bringing its total to 44 as of Nov. 22, the chief medical officer of heaLth for the province said most of these new cases are a...

Proposed townhouse development in Fall River submitted to HRM

FALL RIVER: A development proposal for townhouses along Highway 2 in Fall River, near the Fall River Animal Hospital, has been submitted to HRM planning staff. The application, by KWR Approvals Inc., on behalf of...
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