Firefighters Union wants town to rescind termination of four dispatcher jobs
Yarmouth County photographer captures battle between ospreys
Digby Pet Valu celebrating one year anniversary with fundraiser for Church Point ...
Main takeaways from the Digby Area Tourism Association annual general meeting
2018 East Coast Music Awards
12th annual ACT awards presented at Th'YARC in Yarmouth
CINDY DAY: Sniffing out the storms
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Digby VIC open for the season
Saltwire Exclusive: Australia-based marijuana company building 20,000 square foot production facility in West Hants
InsurTech Man: The coming evolution of the insurance industry
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'The Island is where I want to be' Brier Island woman takes over Freeport restaurant
May 2 cruise ship visits bringing business to Shelburne and Yarmouth
YARMOUTH & SHELBURNE, N.S. – The height of the tourism season is still a couple of months away but this week two ports in our region are welcoming visitors. Cruise ships will be mooring in Shelburne and Yarmouth harbours on Wednesday, ...
The cost of cutting carbon
Consumers are going to be hit with hundreds of dollars of extra costs in the first year alone when Canada’s federally mandated carbon pricing schemes come into effect, says an economic think-tank. “It will be about $250 in the first ...
Copper Creations: Digby woman makes penny art since 1987
In 1987 Nancy Mackin picked up a roll of pennies. On the side of the roll read 50 cents, copper. “Hmm..Copper?,” she thought. That’s when she began creating art out of pennies. At 11 years old Mackin learned how to make ...
Drilling starts in Scotian Basin; Petition presented in Ottawa
SHELBURNE, N.S. – It only took a day for BP Canada Energy Group ULC (BP Canada) to spud their first exploratory well in the Scotian Basin after being given the go-ahead to begin by the Canada Nova Scotia Offshore Petroleum Board (CNSOPB) on ...
Say Cheese: New photography studio opens in Bear River
Michael Carty is celebrating the opening of his new photography studio in Bear River, but it won’t just be used for taking pictures. “I have a couple different ideas of what I’d like to do with this space.” He plans to ...
Yarmouth online business goes national with Canadian provinces but also stays true to its local roots
YARMOUTH, N.S. – Yarmouth area-based online retailer Saltwreck has gone national with maps evoking iconic East Coast and Canadian landmarks in the wake of its first big business deal. But it is still very much a local company. On its ...
Special Brew - Horton Ridge, Annapolis Brewing collaborate on special new all-Maritime pale ale
ANNAPOLIS ROYAL - Take Horton Ridge malt, hops from Berwick, a beer recipe collaboration, and what do you get? A brew day at Annapolis Brewing Company and fingers crossed for a great new pale ale that should be ready to sample in a week or so -- ...
Bent Ridge Winery and Bent Nail Brewery hoping to achieve something new in Valley vine scene
An Italian-inspired villa surrounded by grape vines, you’d swear you were in Tuscany. But then you see the Ski Martock slopes in the distance ...
Becoming an entrepreneur has its rewards, but it isn’t for everyone
Two years after moving to Prince Edward Island, software programmer Abraham Roy lost his job in a corporate restructuring and suddenly had to scramble to find work. He and his wife have two children and had then just bought a house. There were ...
Digby Neck artists rock their way into another season: Artist's Mark, art and rock gift shop open for the summer
DIGBY NECK, NS- Customers sometimes ask the owners of Artist’s Mark gift shop, who Mark is. But the store isn’t named after a person, it’s named that because all of their souvenirs are handmade. “Everything in here ...