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Digby Pines chef and Halifax artist team up for cook book
New Minas hotel feeling impact of Airbnb popularity
Earning to learn, learning to earn
Relationship status: it’s complicated
More serious consideration by Bay Ferries expected to be given to possibility of Cat ferry returning to Bar Harbor
Nova Scotia couple cast off for a life at sea, and they're not the only ones
While their numbers are small, there are several Atlantic Canadians opting to sell their land-locked properties and live full-time aboard their boat Waves lap gently against the hull of the Xcelsior II, a 44-foot sailboat sheltered in ...
Indo Canadian cuisine comes to Caledonia
The chana masala curry and samosas are two of the many dishes offered at Salt Mango Tree. CALEDONIA – Deepak Antony says he could spend 24 hours, seven days a week cooking. It’s his passion. Despite it being a warm ...
houdinidesign ARCHITECTS wins industry award for Kentville Library
KENTVILLE – The new library is town is turning some heads. houdinidesign ARCHITECTS was recently named the winner of a 2018 Maritime Architectural Design Excellence Award in recognition of the creative vision at the heart of the ...
Cat ferry service starts its season between Yarmouth and Portland on June 8
YARMOUTH, N.S. – With Bay Ferries’ Cat ferry scheduled to sail out of Yarmouth on June 8 at 8:30 a.m. for its first crossing of the season to Portland, Bay Ferries CEO Mark MacDonald says ticket sales are already up compared to where ...
N.B. tries to revive Energy East pipeline
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau needs to at least try to resurrect the Energy East pipeline project since it could mean thousands of jobs for Atlantic Canada, says the top exec of Saint John’s chamber of commerce. “The market for oil is ...
Agriculture minister, farmers see how greenhouse farming in Holland is changing the industry
Located right off the Harvest Highway, a huge array of greenhouses can be seen near Lawrencetown. It’s a bit of a change of scenery. ...
Kentville biker-mask maker does roaring business
KENTVILLE - There are plenty of things that can make someone notice a motorcycle heading down the highway: the roar of the engine, shining chrome, and bright paint jobs are just some. But a pig, cow, or Darth Vader riding the machine are sure to turn ...
Digby hopes to see more cruise ship visits as tourism promotion of region continues
DIGBY, N.S. – Digby welcomed the cruise ship MV Hebridean Sky on May 28 and in the future it hopes to welcome other cruise ships. The 90-metre vessel owned by Noble Caledonia of London, England, sailed through Digby Gut and arrived at the ...
Shelburne's Boxing Rock wins silver at Canadian Brewing Awards
SHELBURNE, N.S. – Shelburne’s Boxing Rock Brewing Company were silver medalists at the 16th annual Canadian Brewing Awards and Conference held in Halifax on May 24 to 26, winning the second-place nod in the North American Style Amber/Red ...
Cheap Trip - Tips to trekking the country with little money
Two days after their wedding, Emily Tapper and Sidney Coakley packed their gear into their Jeep and set off on a three-week adventure that saw them camp — often for free — throughout Canada. “We probably spent between $200 and ...