CINDY DAY: Happy birthday, Mr. Thomas
Beyond the barricade: Cape Forchu residents on 'The Lighthouse' film side of the John's Cove barricade in Yarmouth share experiences
South Shore Expo: Something for everyone
‘Art is number one’
CINDY DAY: Earth Day as a farmer's daughter
Arts listings from across the Annapolis Valley
The Ride - New Witchitaw album has power to spare; launches at Union Street May 5
BERWICK, NS - When does a local band achieve national status? When they write a song like East Coast Country Side Roads – an anthem for all those rural folk with quads and pickup trucks and a cooler of beer in the back. Witchitaw just ...
‘Preparing the next generation of performers’
LIVERPOOL – For over five years, Astor Theatre in Liverpool has been offering a series of youth summer drama camps. This summer is no exception. Starting on May 1, registration will open for a two-week senior camp for ages 13 to 17, ...
Market Time in Middleton - Vendors sign on for new venue at historic Macdonald Museum grounds
MIDDLETON, NS - A new farm market is going ahead in Middleton and organizers have their fingers crossed for a bright, sunny opening on May 31. So far 22 vendors have signed on for the outdoor, fair weather market that will be held Thursdays from 4 ...
Hard Rock Town - Annapolis Royal’s King’s Theatre warms up the amps for high-energy Carry the Lost
ANNAPOLIS ROYAL, NS - When Halifax hard rock band Carry the Lost hits the stage at King’s Theatre Friday evening, it will be a bit of a departure for the little concert hall beside the Annapolis Basin. But that’s a good thing, says ...
CINDY DAY: Explaining a hole in the clouds
I don’t spend a lot of time on Facebook during the weekend, but I like to check it a few times. When I did look this past weekend, I couldn’t believe my eyes. Not one, but several photos of a fairly unusual cloud formation. It appears ...
One Night Only – Alan Doyle coming to Wolfville Sept. 14
WOLFVILLE, NS – You might want to change your plans for September 14. Alan Doyle is coming to Wolfville. The Iconic Newfoundland singer-songwriter, best-selling author, actor and recent recipient of the Order of Canada will perform with his ...
CINDY DAY: Early morning blues over the bay
I love to get mail - especially when it comes from curious minds. The other day, June Little was curious about something: the blue land off to the distance. She sent along a photo and asked, “why do New Brunswick and Isle Haute look so blue ...
April is National Poetry Month
By Eric Pottie If you weren’t aware, April is National Poetry Month, and as part of it, there are displays of poetry books at each of our branches as we celebrate poets and poetry both Canadian and international. This week, I want ...
Canoe and Brew on the Mersey River
LIVERPOOL – Liverpool Adventure Outfitters cannot think of a better way to spend an afternoon than a canoe and brew session along the Mersey River. During Father’s Day weekend, on June 16, participants will board either a canoe ...
Beer, Boots and Food event coming to Keji Seaside Adjunct
Boxing Rock Brewing Company and Finest Kind Food, both based in Shelburne, have joined forces to bring Beer, Boots and Food to Keji Seaside Adjunct in Port Joli on April 29. Sheila Bird, who looks after outreach and events and is the retail ...