Nova Scotians split on tolls to pay for twinned highways

The provincial government needs to hear from more Nova Scotians about what they think of paying tolls to get highways twinned sooner. Transportation Minister Geoff...

Deeds & Deals

Christopher Ellis-Rowlands and Richard Ellis-Rowlands bought property on 319 Hudson Ave. from Jeffrey Sullivan and Mark Heidorn for $275,000. Stephen Werthner and Joann Werthner bought...

Eugene M. Bernstein

Gene is survived by Barbara, now of Huntington Beach, California, his children, John Lohr and wife Jan Clausen of San Diego, Kathy Lansford-Powell and husband...

CAMPBELL, Morley Keith Irving

Passed away peacefully at the Sault Area Hospital with family by his side on Wednesday, August 24, 2016 at the age of 78. Predeceased by...

Bid to overturn Bay of Fundy tidal turbine approval being heard in court

Energy Minister Michel Samson stands behind the government's decision. "What I would say is we rely on science. We rely on the reviews that have...

Dave Wilson

. 0 · Monster Comic Series The Monolith Stomping onto the Big Screen Courtesy of Lionsgate. Posted on August 25, 2016 by David Gelmini ·...

Central Mass Voodoo successfully wraps up

The CMV 10U took first place in the Sterling Mid-Summer Classic with an exciting come from behind 3-2 victory over the Central Mass Invaders in...

'Hackers' target Ghostbusters star Leslie Jones

Ghostbusters director Paul Feig branded the latest incident "an absolute outrage", while Oscar-winning actress Patricia Arquette warned those sharing explicit photos of Jones that they...

KEVIN.MURPHY Style Myer's Spring 16 Fashion Event

“The show is almost too big for just one look,” Kevin Murphy told me during roughly the third dress rehearsal of the day. “There are...

MLA Zann believes herbicide spray application is a done deal

“I think that they have already likely made up their minds that they would approve this,” said Lenore Zann, regarding an application by Northern Pulp...

Glavine defends delay in prescription drug tracking system

Nova Scotia Health Minister Leo Glavine was scrambling Wednesday to defend delays in fully implementing a prescription drug monitoring system. Tory health critic Chris d'Entremont...

Orthopedic industry booming in Warsaw

"Having worked outside of the states, working in Ireland and having plants in china, the evolution is not as much as it is here," Adrian...

Halifax-Needham candidates gear up for byelection

Halifax-Needham candidates are going door-to-door with hopes of landing former NDP interim leader Maureen MacDonald's seat. MacDonald represented the riding for 18 years before retiring.

King County deaths (8/22/2016)

Rowe, Patrick A, 62 , of Seattle, Jun. 13. Colas, Santiago L, 70 , of Seattle, Jun. 13. Truman, John S, 56 , of Seattle,...

Premier Stephen McNeil heading to Boston

Premier Stephen McNeil is heading to Boston on Monday for the 40th Conference of the New England Governors and Eastern Canadian Premiers. The conference is...

How are parents paying for high cost of kids' sports?

STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. -- Westerleigh residents Chris and Joanne Rubano have three children who play competitive sports or other high-priced extracurricular activities. Arianna, 12, does...

Tony Blair's blues

Trump (characteristically) has taken credit for predicting it; Clinton has used it as a cautionary tale of anger-fueled, self-destructive irrationality. Blair, arguably the most passionate...

Northside ballplayer is in a league of his own

“Instead I was given an engraved pocket watch, a beautiful plaque, a throw for the couch and a certificate from our local MLA Eddie Orrell.

Dave Wilson To Helm “The Monolith” Film

Dave Wilson, creative director at Blur Studios (“Deadpool”), is set to make his directorial debut on a film adaptation of Jimmy Palmiotti and Justin Gray's...

Stephen McNeil on Yarmouth ferry: 'the tourism numbers speak for themselves'

. Premier Stephen McNeil says the opposition parties have been negative, "pointing out the obvious," but aren't offering solutions. Share on Facebook ...The premier comes to...

The premier comes to town: McNeil stops in Windsor

Premier Stephen McNeil (left) poses for a photo with local business owners during a stop in Windsor with Hants West MLA Chuck Porter (far right).

Pulp company's spray program draws opposition

Truro-area MLA Lenore Zann, however, would be happier if the herbicide carried no risk. “I'm worried about it,” she said. “The jury is still out...

Stephen Kimber: Why is Dalhousie footing the $300000 bill for MIT program?

At the time, according to internal emails obtained by Progressive Conservative Leader Jamie Baillie, the university knew it was going “out on a limb” by...

Today in History

The United Arab Emirates said its military had freed a British hostage, Robert Douglas Semple, who was kidnapped 18 months earlier ago by al-Qaida in...

Old Dog Run raises more than $12000 for nursing home outdoor patio project

... Ken Achtymichuk of Outlook, and (front) Mary-Ann Ketchemonia of Keeseekoose First Nation, Warren Summers of Cote Siding, Greg Nichol of Kamsack, Bailey MacDonald of...

'Mothra' riffed by MST3K's Michael Nelson, Bill Corbett and Kevin ...

Mothra arrived back in theaters this month, this time to be roasted by Rifftrax, Michael J. Nelson, Kevin Murphy and Bill Corbett. From the trio...

Monday media notes: a new format

The archives will stay online but no new material will be added. Univision is keeping the other sites...Hillary Clinton comes to LA for fundraisers Monday...

NASCAR Xfinity Series standings

56, Owen Kelly, 26, -711, 1, 0, 0, 0, 0, 75, 2. 57, Matt Waltz, 19, -718, 2, 0, 0, 0, 1, 286, 0. 58,...

Trump's shrinking trade appeal evident in North Carolina

Clinton's statewide advantage among such younger and college educated voters is also helping tighten the race in what were once the more conservative regions that...

Olympics: US romps to men's basketball gold, beats Serbia 96-66

Even with four-time Olympians Sue Bird, Diana Taurasi and Tamika Catchings having likely just played their last game for the U.S., the future remains incredibly...

Outside experts and gubernatorial campaigns disagree on Cole's drug plan

CLARKSBURG, W.Va. — One of the nation's leading physicians and opioid addiction researchers is not a fan of the initial seven-point action plan released by...

WWII veteran focused on family, work, sports

He is also survived by his children: Jeanne, William, Joanne, Janet, Judith, John, Albert, Mary Beth, Amy, Thomas, Matthew and Mark, as well as his...

Dead-eye Regan points Royals towards decider

SCORERS - Meath: J Regan 0-12 (10fs), L Martyn 1-1, Ross Ryan, S Kelly 0-2 each, D Reilly, S McGrath, G McGowan, K Ryan 0-1...

US women look to keep Olympic basketball dominance going

United States' Diana Taurasi, left, hugs teammate Lindsay Whalen after the gold medal basketball game against Spain at the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de...

Tumor survivor 'doing well' a year after organ transplant

Marlisa Post had been suffering with tumors in her lungs up until last summer. It was then that a donor was found for her. The...

Q&A with Clearwater City Manager Bill Horne on new national church role

Clearwater city manager Bill Horne is now vice president of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America. [Times files]. CLEARWATER — Having served as a colonel...

The lies of USA women's basketball, the best team in the world

They started Diana Taurasi, who hasn't been shooting that well in the WNBA, but led the tournament by hitting 57 percent of her shots from...

Shellfish harvesting testing needs to happen, says Argyle-Barrington MLA

“Everyone from locals and tourists to businesses should be able to enjoy digging for clams and quahogs knowing they're safe to harvest,” says d'Entremont, the...

Real Estate Transactions for July 21, 2016

Bernard D. and Nicole H. Davis sold 916 East Arctic Ave. to John W. Callahan III and Pamela F. Callahan for $586,000. Stobo Holdings .....

Area College Football Preview: 154 local gridders including ex ...

Free safety D'Andre Drummond-Mayrie notched 15 tackles and had an interception to help UNH to a 7-5 record and an NCAA Division 1-AA playoff berth...

SUU football: No panic following offensive struggles

On Saturday, SUU predominately used three quarterbacks, McCoy Hill, Patrick Tyler and Chris d'Entremont. Walterscheid also said that Tannon Pedersen is “ready to go” and...

A Rudhach in Harris

The ladies' winner was Margaret Wood (Silver Springs, USA), who was six strokes ahead of Maureen Manley (Kirriemuir). ... Norrie “Onions” Macdonald notched birdies on...

Ireland: the next generation

Kevin Dillon's presence on the periphery of the Government formation talks in May is unusual for a young party operative, but as a senior research...

Core of Team USA"™s women"™s basketball sets a lofty standard

Core of Team USA"™s women"™s basketball sets a lofty standardFormer Huskies star Diana Taurasi has been one of the most effective and fiery members of...

Young Farmington Team Sets Sights On Postseason

The junior is the younger brother of two year starter Bryce Waggle. Caleb Williams returns at running back after averaging six yards ... looks to...

View from the Couch: Big 'Father Ted' joke until the wheelchair picture

Four screens for four channels so only truly attentive when our puppeteers, Joanne and Gabby, are stringing pundits along. Waiting for misery in the ring.

Kate Middleton's favourite half-up half-down hairstyle

Begin by parting your hair with the pointed end of a Kevin.Murphy fine tooth tail comb into a deep side part that lines up with...

Medal hopes fade for Stephanie Meadow and Leona Maguire

IRELAND'S hopes of medalling in the women's golf tournament all but ended on Friday following disappointing third rounds for Leona Maguire and Stephanie Meadow. Cavan...

Mayo hoping to get further by taking a different route

Mayo arrive at Croke Park this weekend for a sixth successive All-Ireland semi-final, extending the record they already hold for a Connacht county. They square...

Fingal's heritage to be celebrated in fine style

Acclaimed filmmakers Dave and Colin Farrell screen their award winning film 'A Terrible Beauty' and give a flavour of their current project 'Fingal's Finest', the...