PCs accuse Nova Scotia government of letting Americans buy gas at taxpayers' expense

Tory leader Jamie Baillie is accusing the provincial government of letting American tourists who arrive on the ferry fill up gas at taxpayers' expense. Baillie...

Focus on Cornwall arts centre

Elaine MacDonald to lament over the tight schedule to submit a proposal. However, CAO Maureen Adams said Tuesday the city is still some time away...

Williamsville East names fourth-quarter honor students

... Sarah Litwin, Jack Logan, Mikayla LoJacono, James Lovallo, Kara Lukomski, Ian Macdonald, Kiley Mackowiak, Lindsey Maclay, Giovanna Marasco, Juliana Margarone, Daniel Mariathasan, Claire Marino,...

Solar-wind hybrid project intended to help not hinder SA energy problems

Combining wind with solar at the Port August project should help match supply better with demand. Angela Macdonald-Smith. Share on twitter. by Angela Macdonald-Smith. A...

Real estate transactions for Hampden, Hampshire and Franklin counties, August 7, 2016 edition

Maureen Handel and Maureen B. Murphy to Robert Bruce Gray and Robert Bruce Gray II, 131 Bridge St., $83,334. William H. ... Cynthia A. McDonad,...

Win or lose, Liberals win in Halifax Needham byelection: Graham Steele

The premier could have called the byelection anytime after April 12, when Maureen MacDonald announced she was stepping down after eighteen years as MLA. The...

Former Arsenal star Charlie Nicholas' firm goes bust after failing to settle unpaid debts

The company was used to channel earnings from Nicholas' career as a football pundit. Accounts show that last year the company owed creditors £110,000. Maureen...

Baillie pushes vocational training for N.S. youth

A new Progressive Conservative government will start consultations on vocational training for school students within 100 days of winning office, leader Jamie Baillie said Wednesday.

Atlantic Canadian voice should remain on Supreme Court, Stephen McNeil says

Nova Scotia Premier Stephen McNeil says representation from all parts of the country, including Atlantic Canada, should still be a priority when appointing new Supreme...

Une annonce à saveur électorale pour Jamie Baillie, en N.-É.

Le chef du Parti progressiste-conservateur néo-écossais Jamie Baillie a fait une annonce en matière d'éducation mercredi à Dartmouth. Cette déclaration préélectorale arrive dans un climat...

North-east apprentices being “left on the scrapheap”

Scottish Labour's Jackie Baillie said: “We know that the SNP's response to the oil jobs crisis has not been good enough and these numbers show...

VOICE OF THE PEOPLE — August 3, 2016

PROTECT OUR FARMLAND. Farmers grow food; we need food to survive. To grow food, we need farmland. This is why we have to put a...

Stephen McNeil says housing is Nova Scotia's biggest issue

CBC.caAs a boy, Nova Scotia Premier Stephen McNeil's family was thrown into crisis when his father died suddenly, leaving his mother to try to figure...

How the Nova Scotia government is doing, as told by Premier Stephen McNeil

(Consider that a previous government report on child care, titled "You bet I care," was followed up years later with one called "You bet we...

Premier McNeil announces date for Halifax Needham byelection ...

A byelection was announced in Halifax Needham district on Saturday, and some nominees spent the remainder of the long weekend hitting the campaign trail.and more »...

Premier Stephen McNeil announces date for Halifax Needham ...

HALIFAX — The premier of�Nova Scotia�has announced a byelection in the Halifax Needham district.Premier McNeil announces date for Halifax Needham byelection ...TheChronicleHerald.caall 5 news articles »...

Celebrity birthdays for the week of July 31-Aug. 6

Actress Maureen McCormick (”The Brady Bunch”) is 60. Guitarist Pat Smear (Foo Fighters) is 57. Actor Mark Strong (”The Imitation ... Actress Catherine Hicks (”Seventh...

Halifax Needham byelection to be held Aug. 30

30. McNeil's decision makes a fall election less likely, but not impossible, since a general election call can supersede a by-election. Maureen MacDonald was MLA...

Premier Stephen McNeil announces date for Halifax Needham byelection

“Stephen McNeil has left Halifax Needham behind, but this community has a proven champion in Andy Arsenault,” said PC leader Jamie Baillie. The NDP has...

Premier Stephen McNeil announces date for Halifax Needham byelection

The premier of Nova Scotia has announced a byelection in the Halifax Needham riding. In a statement Saturday, Stephen McNeil says the election will take...

VOICE OF THE PEOPLE — July 29, 2016 | The Chronicle Herald

IDENTIFYING ASSAILANTS Women being assaulted by taxi drivers is a good reason for other women to feel unsafe getting into a taxi. Taxi owners should...

Premier Stephen McNeil doubles down in defence of Marilla ...

WATCH: In response to documents that show a new top-level position in government was called Marilla Stephenson's before it was posted for competition, ...Marilla Stephenson hire...

Deeds & Deals

Matthew Sgambelluri and Mark Sgambelluri bought property on 15 Woodridge St. from David Rowe Jr., Bonny Julien-Curry, Margaret Basco, Matthew Rowe, Patricia Bassler, Paula Mitchell,...

July 4th Parade organizers offer thanks for help

... William and Carrie Almon, Robert and Linda Plourde, Paul and Lorraine Picard, Dean Warehouse Services, Raymond and Jane Casey, William and Pearl Martin, Paul...

Liberals enjoy a summer poll bounce of four points

This leaves Jamie Baillie's Progressive Conservatives holding steady at 17 per cent of the decided vote. The Tories hold 10 seats in legislature as official...

TMHS Sub-Varsity Sports Round-Up

... Matt Cahill, Zack Weitz and Vinny Hulme; Back row from left: Coach Dan Zabbo, Nick Larsen, Evan Wood, Kyle Rossetti, Matt Fronduto, Kyle Lombardo,...

Emergency meeting needed to investigate hiring practices, says MLA

(blog) (blog)Progressive Conservative leader Jamie Baillie issued a release calling on McNeil to fully release all the currently-redacted emails between communications staff and senior...

Primary Election is Aug. 9

On their ballots, Eden Prairie residents in District 48A will see the race to fill the seat of Rep. Yvonne Selcer, who will not be...

Premier attacked for 'gift-wrapping' job

By way of background, the One Nova Scotia coalition of 15 volunteers included high-profile community leaders and provincial party leaders, including Liberal Premier Stephen McNeil...

Celebrity birthdays for the week of July 31-Aug. 6

Actress Maureen McCormick (“The Brady Bunch”) is 60. Guitarist Pat Smear (Foo Fighters) is 57. Actor Mark Strong (“The Imitation ... Actress Catherine Hicks (“Seventh...

Celebrity birthdays for the week of July 31-Aug. 6

Actress Maureen McCormick (”The Brady Bunch”) is 60. Guitarist Pat Smear (Foo Fighters) is 57. Actor Mark Strong (”The Imitation ... Actress Catherine Hicks (”Seventh...

McNeil government defends hiring process for senior bureaucrat

In an emailed statement Tory leader Jamie Baillie said the emails show the government “flaunting the rules.” However the government is defending its actions. “The...

Stephen McNeil says Marilla Stephenson got no special treatment

Premier Stephen McNeil says there was nothing untoward about the way a new high-level position in the executive council office was filled. The Nova Scotia...

Real estate records, 7/24/16

Manion Construction Inc. to Martin, Jay H and Brandi J , 14531 Bailie St., Waverly, $273,073. Manion Construction Inc. to Martini, .... Utemark, Kyle B...

Young Skip's Skill Leads New Pond To Victory In Men's SummerSpiel

Dana Gerlach, who played second for Cape Cod 1, throws a rock during the women's competition of the SummerSpiel at the Cape Cod Curling Club.

Real estate sales on the South Shore, July 22

14 Jamieson St., MacDonald Family Trust and Patricia C. MacDonald to Stephen T. Acorn, $269,000, June 28, single family. .... 235 Pond St., Timothy D.

NDP Leader Gary Burrill must win a seat — or find a new job: Graham Steele

That also explains why Progressive Conservative Leader Jamie Baillie, who lives in Halifax, represents rock-solid Cumberland South. Every premier you can think of, going back...

Arsenault wins Tory nod for Halifax Needham

Arsenault said he believes in party leader Jamie Baillie's vision for the province, and is eager to work with him on making life better for...

Form N-PX FIRST TRUST NEW OPPORTUN For: Jun 30

... Management Elect Director Deborah A. Macdonald For No Management Elect Director Michael C. Morgan For No Management Elect Director Arthur C. Reichstetter For No...

NS government announces major funding for Stephen King TV series

Opposition Leader Jamie Baillie says for some, it's too little too late. "What we see is an industry that's a fraction of what it was...

Stephen McNeil lays out his Council of Federation meeting priorities

Nova Scotia Premier Stephen McNeil has a few items on his to-do list when he shows up at the summer meeting of Canada's premiers in...

Calgary vigil for Taliyah Marsman, Sara Baillie draws hundreds

Organizer Jamie Shemanski said it was to say goodbye to the girl and her mother, for now. Jamie Shemanski. Organizer Jamie Shemanski said she is...

Holten Richmond honor roll

... Samantha Bean Longo, Matthew Michael Loughlin, Jenna Elizabeth Lowd, Reese Mary Lundrigan, Brendan Michael MacDonald, Grace Lauren McCullough, Darren Henry McDermott, Brady James McKenna,...

Real estate transactions for Hampden, Hampshire and Franklin counties, July 17, 2016 edition

Caitlin E. Visneau, Caitlin E. O'Connor and James Visneau to Brian Burke, 54 Beekman Drive, Unit 54, $147,000. David M. Trehey, representative, David R. Andersen,...

Erie County Real Estate Transactions

4740 North Bailey Ave., Carol A. Hulme; Linda R. Julicher to Hailley Macdonald, $142,500. • 382 Hendricks ... Vacant land Wildwood Drive, Maureen A. Jakubowski;...

BARRITT, George Edmund

Also predeceased by his parents Stanley and Elsie Barritt, his sister Shirley and brother-in-law John Hinds, sister Gail and brother-in-law George Fink, mother-in-law and father-in-law...

Nova Scotia political parties in race to be election ready

Nova Scotia political parties in race to be election readyNova Scotia Premier Stephen McNeil isn't saying whether he'll call an early election, but his party...

Is Nova Scotia headed to the polls this fall for a provincial election?

Are we headed to the polls this fall for a provincial election? Premier Stephen McNeil and his happy band of Liberals were sworn into office...

Search for Taliyah Marsman ends in murder charges

Edward Delten Downey, 46 -- a man who police say has an “extensive criminal history” -- faces two counts of first-degree murder in Taliyah's death...

McNeil staying tight-lipped on election dates

Nova Scotia Premier Stephen McNeil is staying tight-lipped about election dates, but is getting ready for a provincial vote regardless of when the call comes.