Get a custom cup of java in Mill Village
Becoming an entrepreneur has its rewards, but it isn’t for everyone
Celebrating 25 years of business
318-passenger MS Fram visiting Yarmouth May 2 as YASTA continues efforts to attract more cruise ships
Destination: Renovation - Think ahead to determine what you want back from what you put in
Outlook 'promising' for proposed new mine in East Kemptville
Solving insolvency: steps towards a better credit score
Four years after launching Sandman Video in the late ’90s, Michael Sanderson went bankrupt. He was then a single dad, living in an apartment with his young son, and he still remembers how it felt when the ugly truth finally sank ...
Searching for a specific tax credit? It may no longer exist
Like every tax year, there are changes that both the federal and provincial governments implement that make people really happy, such as increasing the basic personal amount, and other times upset taxpayers by cutting or making it more difficult to ...
Following a dream
MILTON – Tri County Heating & Cooling recently opened its doors for business in Milton. The man behind the business is Ritchie Lake, a red seal oil burner mechanic and red seal refrigeration and air conditioner mechanic, who has ...
Shelburne a port of call for cruise ship on May 2
SHELBURNE, N.S. – The Town of Shelburne is getting ready to roll out the welcome mat for the ocean liner Marina and its estimated 1,000 passengers and 800 crew members when they make the historic south shore town a port of call on ...
Queens County residents Go-Nuts for doughnuts
CALENDONIA – Thanks to Tara Atkins and her team, people in Queens County can now go nuts over Go-Nuts mini doughnuts. Atkins, along with her husband Zachary, stepmother Charlie, and occasionally her daughter, has just purchased ...
Tax time tips and tools
This year, I’ve received one T4 tax form from my employer, another from our corporate benefits provider, and one from my bank. As such, my tax situation isn’t very complex. Yet, because I don’t have an intimate knowledge of ...
DIY home selling gaining popularity
When Craig Thibault and Michelle Blinn moved in together, his three-bedroom home with grey siding in Plympton Station in southwestern Nova Scotia suddenly seemed a tad, well, crowded. “We needed a little more space,” said Thibault. ...
Bad Credit? Yes, it’s a problem
No credit. Bad credit. No problem. Clearly, I watch too much television because I see this message pop up on the screen way too often. It’s usually advertisements for auto financing or payday loans. Even mortgages can be obtained ...
Picking the pockets of seniors
It started off innocently enough, with a few friendly messages on Facebook from another senior who certainly seemed like the real deal. “I had a street address (for him) and the whole bit,” said Heather Marchione. The ...
Pure Paint from all-natural ingredients - Nova Scotia company first of its kind in Canada
BIBLE HILL, N.S. Gena Arthur could only gaze in wonder at the ancient cave paintings before her – and marvel at their longevity. “I was in a cave in France and looking at these paintings that have been there for 30,000 years ...