A look back at a year with the Queens County libraries
Sewing circle entrenched in community
Region of Queens to host Turf and Surf weekend
Plant Nite at the Quarterdeck
Annual spring concert coming up in Liverpool
New Perspectives - Middleton and Bridgetown students collaborate on art exhibition
Top takeaways from Region of Queens council
Big Rigs come to Greenfield
Shelburne County youth finds 18-year-old message in a bottle on shoreline of ...
Seniors face ageism, battle isolation
RUSSELL WANGERSKY: It is (over) written
Russell Wangersky: Trudeau’s government on the wrong track with this one
Russell Wangersky: Consider the source
STEVE BARTLETT: Get your kids to power down their devices and turn The Corner
VIBERT: The 40 per cent solution works for McNeil
Steve Bartlett: Globetrotters recall Bartlett
There’s a soft tap on my shoulder during the second quarter. “Dad,” my son whispers, “when are you going to play?” He’s eight and still believes his old man can do anything. Someday he’ll ...
Russell Wangersky: For the love of cod
This is not a column that will topple governments. No resignations will occur, no apologies will be forthcoming, nor is the universe likely to tip on its axis and alter all life as we know it, leaving sentient amphibians as the planet’s most ...
Russell Wangersky: Hunt for serial killer opens up new can of worms
“We have met the enemy and he is us.” — Walt Kelly’s cartoon character, Pogo I know it’s hard to argue about the privacy rights of a possible serial killer and rapist. But privacy rights are pretty much the ...
Where is the long-term care plan?
The province knows it shouldn’t put all its eggs in one basket. But, it can’t afford two. Take care for the elderly, for example. All the eggs are going into the home care basket because, the government will tell you, Nova Scotians ...
VIBERT: Living unevenly under Liberal governments
It’s a tale of two parties, and they’re both Liberal. True believers will tell you it’s the best of times, or at least not the worst of times, but there’s no doubt that the times are different under Liberal governments, ...
Russell Wangersky: Read the fine print before taking this Oath
Hello, lawmakers. The ball is in your court. Over the past week or so, email users with the Rogers network have been getting an interesting message, asking them to agree to new terms of service for their email accounts. These are ...
VIBERT: Liberals are worried about re-election complacency
These Grits will be tough to beat. The powers behind the throne don’t necessarily want the troops reading that. Complacency was an identified enemy when about 3,000 Liberals from across Canada descended on Halifax and its fancy new ...
Russell Wangersky: Science worth chewing on
Nature will find a way, even when it changes to deal with pollution. It just may not be the way we want or expect. It’s early days yet, but scientists are tinkering with bacteria that may be able to help deal with one of the largest ...
Russell Wangersky: Convenience vs. security in the internet of things
It’s a little like hiring a doorman without ever doing a criminal reference check or getting a certificate of conduct: you might be getting more than you bargain for. Last week, a conference in London was told that bringing the ...
JIM VIBERT: Opposition leader Karla MacFarlane is the surprise of the session
Cannabis use will be forbidden at sporting venues in Nova Scotia, except one – golf courses. The opposition Tories, led by Karla MacFarlane tried mightily last week in the legislature to pry loose the government’s reason for the ...