MEH hosting grants workshop Oct. 18

MILFORD: The Municipality of East Hants has always been on the side of community volunteers, whether it be awarding more than $1 million annually in grants to community groups, or honouring the volunteers at their annual recognition banquet. Now, with the addition of Catherine Jobin, in the new position of Community Development Coordinator, she takes […]

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Former councillor passes away

SHUBENACADIE: The Municipality of East Hants is saddened by the passing of former Municipal Councillor, Albert Flemming. Flemming served on Council from 2004 to 2008 and again from 2012 to 2016. “Our community has lost a good Municipal representative,” says Warden Jim Smith. “Albert served his community of Shubenacadie proudly and he will be missed.” […]

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Lantz playground gets funding

MLA Miller announces 10 projects in area to be supported with $242,000 provincial investment ELMSDALE: A community playground in Lantz; and ballfields in Sipekne’katik (Indian Brook) and Hants North were among the projects in the Fundy region to be approved for funding through the Recreational Facility Development Grant Program. At announcements across Nova Scotia, more […]

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MEH looking for Maitland Heritage District feedback

MAITLAND: Heritage value may extend beyond a single building to a group of related structures and their overall setting. In this case, several properties can be collectively protected through the establishment of a heritage conservation district. In 1995, Maitland was declared Nova Scotia’s first Heritage Conservation District (HCD) and is now one of only seven […]

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