The Local Climate – An Earth-Saving Diet

When it comes to saving the world your mind probably goes to electric cars and solar panels, which are great ideas but not yet within everyone’s reach. In a decade, perhaps, their plummeting prices will allow them to conquer the market, but not yet, certainly not in my household. Thankfully there’s another solution, to both […]

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HERH takes on Europe

MILFORD: Students from HERH are currently touring the Capital of the British Isles. The 13-day tour, through Education First Tours, will see the over 20 students visit Ireland, Northern Ireland, Scotland, England, and an extension to France. Students Mallory Brown and Grace Noble were excited to explore the cities. “I’m excited for the jack the […]

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Ellen Page asks twitter followers to support Mi’kmaq water protectors

STEWIACKE: Water protectors at the Alton Gas site near Stewiacke have received support from a Halifax-born, Hollywood actress. On twitter, Oscar-winning actress Ellen Page threw her support behind Mi’kmaq land protectors who have been opposing a controversial plan to use water from the Shubenacdie River to create huge underground caverns to store natural gas for […]

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The three C’s

Businessman Hay gives advice to business community By Raissa Tetanish, Hub Now TRURO: For his entire life, Bill Hay has been surrounded by business. He knows things don’t always work out. “But things that do work out are well worthwhile,” he told those gathered at a recent Truro and Colchester Chamber of Commerce luncheon following […]

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Elmsdale meat thief sought by RCMP

ELMSDALE: A meaty thief is being sought by Enfield RCMP after a theft from an Elmsdale grocery store on March 3. East Hants District RCMP Sgt. Bridgit Leger said police are requesting the public’s assistance in identifying the suspect. “After entering the store, the suspect placed several packages of different types of meat into a […]

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