Maitland prepares for Criers

Provincial championship for Town Criers coming this September MAITLAND: Things will get loud in Maitland this fall. It has been announced that Maitland and the CHArt Society will host the 2018 Nova Scotia Guild of Town Criers (NSGTC) Provincial Competition on September 22. This event will be held in conjunction with the Maitland Launch Festival, […]

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Swimming closer to reality

ELMSDALE: What once was a long sought after dream for Kate Friars and the Municipality of East Hants, took a step closer as the first sod was turned for the new $19-million Aquatic Centre in Elmsdale. Under overcast skies, Deputy Warden Wayne Green and Kings-Hants MP, and President of the Treasury Board, Scott Brison, along […]

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New fire truck for Rawdon Fire

RAWDON: A rural fire department in Hants North has added to it’s fleet of emergency vehicles. Rawdon Volunteer Fire Department recently purchased a new-to-them pumper/tanker, bringing it into their mantra of vehicles to respond with to calls in the community. It will also respond mutual aid when called up0on to neighbouring departments from Shubenacadie, to […]

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