AS SIMPLE AS THAT: Messing about in boats

AS SIMPLE AS THAT: Messing about in boats

Updated on July 28, 2015 - Believe me, my young friend, there is nothing — absolutely nothing — half so much worth doing as simply messing about in boats. Simply messing... about in boats —...

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Big bucks for Kejimkujik projects

Updated on July 29, 2015 - MAITLAND BRIDGE - Kejimkujik National Park and National Historic Site will receive $2.6 million for several Parks Canada projects that include renewing bridges, protecting fish and turtles, and conservation and restoration work at the seaside coastal....

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Spinning around in Clare

Updated on July 26, 2015 - SAULNIERVILLE - The Municipality of Clare, in partnership with the Vélo Baie Sainte-Marie bike shop, is hosting Gran Fondo Baie Sainte-Marie on Sunday, Sept. 27..

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Learning the ropes: sailing and more at Cornwallis cadet camp

Updated on July 28, 2015 - CORNWALLIS – A 16 year-old cadet is telling me how to safely flip our sailboat in the middle of the river. “It’s called a dry roll,” he says. “I’m going to put my weight over here, you’re going to step there and when the boat starts to roll, you have....

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Counting down to Digby’s Scallop Days

Updated on July 25, 2015 - The 40th annual Scallop Days opens Wednesday, Aug. 5, with the Princess Tea at the Digby Pines, but the town’s longest running...

Digby TLC Pet of the Week

Updated on July 20, 2015 - Lacey is a beautiful little cat with an extremely affectionate nature. She is lively and playful, but her favourite pastime is to...

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EASTERN PASSAGES: Monster in the making

Updated on July 28, 2015 - OK, so I’ve already been pretty clear about the fact that I’m no fan of the Mother Canada statue proposed for a national park in Cape Breton..

EASTERN PASSAGES: Delivering the message

Updated on July 23, 2015 - It is, arguably, just outside Tatamagouche — literally near the town limits, but barely outside, on the old rail line that’s now...

EASTERN PASSAGES: One for the road

Updated on July 21, 2015 - I stopped to fish for trout on a bypass road just outside St. John’s at a stream hopefully named the Big River. It’s a stream...

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