EDITORIAL: Two communities. One family

February 19 will be a day not soon forgotten in our newsroom. Tragedy struck one of the happiest stories we have ever had the pleasure of sharing, when the HEART Society’s sponsored refugees, the Barho family, were the victims of a house fire . The tragic fire claimed the lives of seven children. The Barho...

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“It’s a sad day for our community.”

All seven children of HEART Society-sponsored Syrian Refugee family the Barho’s perish in blaze ELMSDALE: Two communities are mourning the deaths of seven children who came to Canada in late 2017 after a devastating fire in their home in Spryfield on Feb. 19. The Barho family were Syrian Refugees sponsored by the East Hants-based Hants...

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