Tim Beckham's 4 hits highlight night as Orioles pound A's

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Tim Beckham hit a two-run double in his second plate appearance of the first inning as the Baltimore Orioles matched their...

Mobile Escape Room makes debut at Erie County Fair

HAMBURG - WKBW - There's always something new to try at the Erie County Fair, and while that usually means testing out the latest advancements...

BC minister apologizes to Gordon Wilson for comments about work performance

Jobs minister Bruce Ralston has retracted statements he made about Gordon Wilson, the former advocate for B.C.'s liquefied natural gas program, saying they were inaccurate.

Victory to House Duras in This Year's Costume Contest + Best Cosplay of STLV17

... four special celebrity guests: Discovery's Mary Chieffo (L'Rell), Star Trek (2009) head creature designer Neville Page, make-up and costume designer extraordinaire Michael Westmore (TNG,...

Miller, Margaret "Meg"

Miller, Margaret "Meg"Meg Miller lost her most appreciative audience when she died on Wednesday, Aug. 9, 2017. Sad! Meg was born on the 1st or...

Stars come out for UC 1992 Final 4 reunion

Money also will go to the Norma Mae Cancer Foundation (Huggins' late mother) and the Karen Moeller Scholarship Fund (late wife of 1992 UC assistant...

Carnegie ancestors in town to learn about their famous relative

SOME direct descendants of Andrew Carnegie's younger brother were in Dunfermline last weekend and had the chance to learn about their famous ancestor. Sarah Stettinus'...

MSBA won't OK pool inside a Cawley Lowell High building

- Lowell ...Lowell SunLOWELL -- A pool-sized hole has appeared in the city's plans for the new Lowell High School. The Massachusetts School Building...

Anatomy of a murder: the brutal killing of Jason Corbett

Or perhaps the 33-year-old former Knoxville model and swim coach, and her father, a retired FBI agent and counter-intelligence operative, will consider the remarkable forensic...

NS to consult with non-profit, private childcare providers ahead of pre-primary rollout: minister

Nova Scotia Education Minister Zach Churchill says the province is moving ahead rapidly with its plan to bring in pre-primary education this year, and says...

Duneland School Corporations honors years of service at opening day event

For 30 years: Teachers Hilda Demuth-Lutze-CHS, Dale Hewitt-CHS and Nancy Moats-Bailly Elem.; and staff members Cheryl Arney-Bailly Elem. Head Custodian, Bridget Martinson-Director of Public Relations...

Halifax recreation projects funded

Several recreation projects in the Halifax area are receiving a boost of provincial money. Fourteen grants totalling $593,000 were announced by community services minister Kelly...

NS to hit cannabis deadline — premier

Nova Scotia Premier Stephen McNeil says the province aims to have regulations and safeguards in place for the legalization of cannabis by next July, despite...

Irving Is Building Georgia Plant, But Keeps Investing In NB, Says JDI Spokesperson

In an e-mail response to questions from Huddle, Mary Keith, vice president of communications for J.D. Irving, said the company chose the Georgia location for...

Acadia language classes allow for success in English - The Register/Advertiser

The Register/AdvertiserAcadia language classes allow for success in EnglishThe Register/AdvertiserLena Diab, minister of immigration, brought greetings from the province once again this year. She said...

What to watch for in the heavens during the Great American Eclipse

The eclipse makes the physics department staff and students feel like kids in a candy store, McNeil said. McNeil has received calls from people from...

Growing Cover Crops Offers Grazing Benefits

Dave Wilson, a Penn State Extension educator, showed attendees an all-brassica demonstration plot featuring turnips, radishes, rapeseed and the like. Brassicas give livestock a lot...

Global Shares expansion is hailed as a 'vote of confidence' in West Cork firm

At the Global Shares announcement on Tuesday were Minister of State for Financial Services and Insurance Michael D'Arcy TD (third from left), with, from left:...

Environmental assessment to proceed on Little Dyke gravel pit

LITTLE DYKE, N.S. - An environmental assessment regarding a proposal to expand a gravel pit in Little Dyke can once again proceed. Environment Minister Iain...

Candidates unite in call to stop developers and real estate agents ...

If people have to go and sit in a sound proof box then that removes representation from the council.”and more »...

DeGol captures championship flight at Scotch Valley event

Steve Long and Joe Aungst Jr. were second, followed by the team of Pat Dunn and George Sinisi. From action in the Thursday Night League,...

Plaque unveiled to mark historical significance of Whitney Pier

The steel plant has disappeared from Sydney's landscape and Whitney Pier's commercial district is a shadow of what it once was, but according to former...

Shea-Porter gives us talking-point rhetoric but no solutions

In a state with a population of over 1.3 million people, it's hard to imagine we could elect a more-incompetent group of buffoons than our...

Former Prime Minister Paul Martin Awarded Third Annual Samuel Cunard Prize for Vision, Courage and Creativity

... Karen Casey, Deputy Premier and Minister of Finance and the Treasury Board of the Province of Nova Scotia; Senator Jim Cowan; last year's prize...

UPDATED: Pair charged in 2012 deaths

A hefty reward helped crack the cold-case deaths of two Halifax men at a burned-out camp outside the city, RCMP said Thursday. Elmer Percy Higgins,...

Father, daughter guilty in Corbett murder

Frank said the Corbett family had apprehensions about whether the United States court system would serve them well, but added that the family has expressed...

Smaller wild blueberry harvest predicted this year

At the 2017 Maritime Wild Blueberry Field Day, Nova Scotia Agriculture Minister Keith Colwell promised the 325 growers from the three Maritime provinces attending the...

Witnesses about to wind up six weeks of Rochester meetings

The final weekend convention is this Friday through Sunday, with about 4,000 delegates expected, said Dave Wilson, a media services volunteer with the organization. "It's...

Village of Bourbonnais Board of Trustees met June 19.

Absent was Village Attorney Pat Dunn. 2. Approval of Minutes: Motion made by Trustee Fischer and seconded by Trustee Greenlee to suspend the reading and...

'These were particularly extreme injuries': Prosecutors say justice prevailed in Martens' guilty verdict

Jason Corbett was beaten to death with a metal baseball bat and a brick, and Frank said that while authorities had “seen this before”, the...

Gordon Wilson flats to remain standing as court upholds heritage ...

The derelict and quake-prone Gordon Wilson flats in Wellington have been saved from the wrecking ball by one of the groups that succeeded in scuppering...

Transportation mode for Donkin coal remains a mystery

DONKIN, N.S. - By sea or rail — that is still the question. Various modes of transportation to move Donkin coal are on the table,...

Cape Breton organizations get $389000 in provincial funding

“It is important to support these communities to keep them active, strong and vibrant,” said MLA Derek Mombourquette, speaking on behalf of Leo Glavine, the...

Nova Scotia civil servants to seek arbitration after conciliation talks fail

In a statement Wednesday, Labour Relations Minister Mark Furey expressed disappointment that both sides had agreed that the negotiations had reached an impasse. “We appreciate...

OAHSl honor roll for fourth term announced

... Sean Kreger, Madison Kullen, Gamliela Labady, Nathan Lambert, Colleen Larson, Reid Latham, Jessica Leeman, Andrew Leite, William Jacob Lerman, Emma Lewis, Adam Lyons, Aaron...

Mastodon Trail to be officially opened in Carrolls Corner

26, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. There will be a water slide for kids, a barbecue, bouncy castle, and even a ribbon cutting with...

Anna Ferraro

Surviving are her daughters, Sheree DeGennaro and Gina McBriar; her son, John Tourloukis; her sister, Josephine “Louise” Esposito; her brothers, William “Bill” Lohr, John Lohr...

Questions surround launch of Nova Scotia's pre-primary program

“This is contingent on staffing,” Education Minister Zach Churchill says. “Every one of these classrooms will be staffed by a professionally trained early childhood educator,...

Civil service union to file for arbitration after contract talks fail

In a statement, Labour Relations Minister Mark Furey said the government values civil servants and respects their collective bargaining rights. "We also understand that collective...

Premier John Horgan apologizes for saying former LNG advocate Gordon Wilson did no work

B.C. Premier John Horgan has apologized to Gordon Wilson, the province's former LNG advocate, for implying Wilson had not done any work during his tenure.

College Acceptances

Joshua P. Miller graduated from Seton High School in Manassas, Va. on June 5, 2017. While attending Seton, Miller served as president of the student...

Sod turning signals start of Kings Mutual Century Centre expansion in Berwick - The Register/Advertiser

The Register/AdvertiserSod turning signals start of Kings Mutual Century Centre expansion in BerwickThe Register/AdvertiserMark Kreft of Lindsay Construction, Berwick Mayor Don Clarke, West Nova MP...

Man refuses to pay Confederation Bridge toll, holds up traffic

When will tolls come off Cobequid Pass? SPRINGHILL – PC leader Jamie Baillie is accusing the provincial government of breaking an election promise to remove...

Boomers holding tight, not moving into retirement homes until their 80s: report

“We call 65 senior, but part of the point is that at 65-74, you are still pretty young,” said Patricia Arsenault, executive vice-president of research...

PHOTO GALLERY: Comox BC Day Parade

Hundreds of kids of all ages lined the streets of Comox for the annual Comox BC Day Parade. Record editor Terry Farrell was there, camera...

Twinning Highway 103: It has to happen

Two weeks ago, Scott Brison, President of the Treasury Board and Member of Parliament for Kings–Hants, and Lloyd Hines, Nova Scotia Minister of Transportation and...

Province approves quarry expansion in Cape Breton

Environment Minister Iain Rankin approved the expansion on Thursday. The green light comes with a number of conditions. For example, no quarry activities can take...

PHOTO GALLERY: Nautical Days Bullhead Derby

Record staffers Scott Strasser and Terry Farrell were at the Nautical Days Annual Bullhead Derby Saturday morning. Here's a selection of their favourite photos. Aiden...

Arizona Charities Hit Bonanza with Casinos Unclaimed Jackpots

That policy is part of a bill that Assemblyman William Horne, (D-Las Vegas) got passed in 2011 that mandates 75 percent of the collected revenue...

EDITORIAL – Cape Breton Post Rants & Raves (Aug. 5)

Good to see the provincial government accept all seven of Dr. Stan Kutcher's recommendations designed primarily to identify and bridge gaps in mental health support...