Flying foxes are back and Casino is being driven batty

THE stench of bat droppings stays in your nostrils long after you've left the home of Maureen Lupton and Ray Flindell, on Richmond St in...

Baillie increases noise on toll opposition

... New Brunswick and it's people who go to for medical appointments, cancer treatments and dialysis three times a week,” Jamie Baillie said Monday after...

Premier Stephen McNeil announces $3M for Windsor Hockey Heritage Centre

The town that calls itself "the birthplace of hockey" received a major contribution to its campaign to build a hockey centre. The Nova Scotia government...

10 managers laid off, 13 moving in Nova Scotia health department cuts

Former health minister and current Interim NDP Leader Maureen MacDonald says the layoffs in the top branch of the department means its losing “far in...

Liberals 'lied' on drug plan: N.S. Tories

HALIFAX — Nova Scotia's opposition parties are accusing the Liberal government of designing a seniors drug plan that will save the province money, but cost...

Steel fabricator won't be receiving more provincial money: Stephen McNeil

Business Minister Mark Furey said after cabinet that there is no more government money available to invest in the company, a point Premier Stephen McNeil...

No 'secrecy' in costs of pharmacare changes, but no details yet either

“I've never heard so much BS in all my life,” said Interim NDP Leader Maureen MacDonald. “And I've heard a fair amount in my 18...

Nova Scotia government promises clarity on drug plan premium changes

The highest ranking civil servant in Nova Scotia's Health Department is promising to release later today information the department has refused to make public for...

Nova Scotia pharmacare changes will cost some people thousands

Others will pay less, as the co-pay portion will fall by ten per cent. Maureen MacDonald, the interim leader of the NDP in Nova Scotia,...

Baillie slams McNeil, Farrell for position on toll proposal

Baillie says Premier McNeil should be using that time to stand up for Nova Scotians instead of wining and dining with New Brunswick Liberal donors.

T&G Santa: And to all, many thanks

Sam & Jasmine MacDonald; Jack & Jane Toohil $30.00. UMMHC Pediatric Clinic Nurse Manager Maureen; With Appreciation $30.00. Santa's Helper $25.00. Santa's Helper $25.00. Santa's...

Real Estate Transactions For Hampden, Hampshire and Franklin Counties January 24, 2016 edition

Catherine M. Hancock, trustee, Nancy F. MacDonald, revocable trust, and Nancy F. MacDonald Revocable Trust Agreement, to John A. Deiling and Virginia L. Deiling, 119...

Native Humor: In honor of #Blizzard2016 - It's So Cold Jokes …

In honor of a massive nor'easter on the eastern part of the United States, in what looks to be a potential historic winter storm -...

QCC accounts Merit List for fall 2015 semester

Leicester: Elizabeth Chiaradio, Chelsea Cove, Holly Fevens, Hethaer Flynn, Carol Forget, Mary Lambert, Ashley Landgren, Shayna MacDonald, Elizabeth Prest, Jessica Rivera, Jose Rivera, Shaunie Rookey,...

UPDATED: Newton police, fire unions reach agreement on Narcan

Maureen Lemieux, the city's chief financial officer, said there have been ongoing conversations between city officials and the firefighters union over the past several months...

Toll proposal worries Amherst

Nova Scotia Conservative leader and Cumberland South MLA Jamie Baillie says it's unacceptable. He's calling on Cumberland North Liberal MLA Terry Farrell and Premier Stephen...

Life at the busiest campsite on the Milford Highway

Tucked away in a remote location in Fiordland is one of DOC's busiest campsites in the south. We sent reporter DAVE NICOLL off for a...

Victoria General becomes urgent issue after years of 'smouldering'

Seven years and four ministers after Muir, the VG did grab the attention of New Democrat Maureen MacDonald on her first day in charge of...

No money for Springhill schools in capital plan

And in the end we get nothing,” Cumberland South MLA Jamie Baillie said. “One arm doesn't know what the other is doing and we get...

Questions remain about the Centennial Building's future

Acting NDP leader Maureen MacDonald said the Centennial Building needs to be a bigger priority in the 2016-17 plan. Her government started preliminary planning work...

Stephen McNeil, Mark Furey up for business group's red tape reduction award

The premier of Nova Scotia and the provincial business minister are among the nominees for a “red tape reduction award.” The Canadian Federation of Independent...

James Richardson, Jonathan Worsley, Ted Evetts and Ryan Meikle win PDC Tour Cards

The teenager has played for the last two years on the PDC Unicorn Development Tour but will now step up to compete on the ProTour...

Real estate sales in the Brockton area, Jan. 15

Shawn L. Kulpa and Gail A. Kulpa to Maureen A. Eldredge, 215 Longmeadow Road #403, $179,500. Sabbatia Landing Lllc to Kaitlyn T. .... Sarah L.

SAIT's pool will stay as part of Campus Centre

CBC.caSAIT Spokesperson Maureen MacDonald says a decision through a student referendum to construct an exclusive building for the student's association, has allowed them to get...

​SAIT swimming pool stays afloat at Campus Centre

​SAIT swimming pool stays afloat at Campus Centre"With SAITSA vacating Campus Centre, our planning team can go back to the drawing board and look at...

Nova Scotia paving costs increased after province left paving business

... also up, while the number of bids per contract — a measure of competition — is down, especially in rural areas. The NDP opposition...

Stephen McNeil looking for federal money to improve Nova Scotia internet

Nova Scotia Premier Stephen McNeil is hoping to tap into the federal government's Building Canada Fund to improve high-speed internet access across the province. Residents...

Bowls: Shock defeat leaves East Lothian in sweat

Derek Oliver skipped Mal Higgenbotham, Jamie Gordon and Jamie Higgins to a 14-shot victory but the home challenge was severely blunted by losses on the...

Pugwash hospital among 'numerous' projects shelved: health authority

Interim NDP Leader Maureen MacDonald says she remembers being “shocked” at the state of the building when she first saw it. However, MacDonald says Pugwash...

Reid tournament 'Fun Facts'

Sabres alumni who reached the NHL include Dean Clark, Emanuel Viveiros, Todd Ewen, Rob Brown, Greg Hawgood, Roy Mitchell, Jamie McLennan, Geoff Sanderson, Jason Holland,...

Stop discrimination against Toronto's female library workers, union head tells ...

“We're being discriminated against in the library – we're 75 per cent female,” said library workers union president Maureen O'Reilly at the first day of...

Borders Heroes named in Queen's News Year's Honours list

Dr John Calum Macdonald Gillies from Selkirk has been awarded an Order of the British Empire for services to General Practice. Dr Gillies is the...

Modest increase for protective services draws praise from council

Mark MacDonald, one of the chief critics of the amount of money the city has spent in previous years on those departments. ... "In previous...

Actor and MLA Lenore Zann vies for Nova Scotia NDP leadership

(blog) (blog)In the aftermath, Darrell Dexter, who lost his own seat, resigned as leader of the NDP and the party appointed MLA (and former...

Robbie Bushe scoops inaugural W Gordon Smith Award

His award was presented by leading stage and screen actress Maureen Beattie at the Dovecot Studios in Edinburgh, where the 50-strong shortlisted entries will be...

Is Cornwall city council setup for an 'easy' 2016 budget?

On Monday, we'll receive our first look at Cornwall's 2016 budget along with a presentation from city treasurer Maureen Adams. Reportedly the starting point sits...

No ferry? No problem for Yarmouth-to-Portland service, says MacLellan

“The government is going to make the same mistake again, which is leave it way too late to get a boat, and end up shelling...

Donkin mine project supported by Stephen McNeil

Premier Stephen McNeil offered up his support for the Donkin mine project Thursday, but environmental groups disagree with the premier's line of green thinking. Speaking...

Premier Stephen McNeil's deputy minister of business resigns

Catherine Woodman is resigning as deputy minister of Nova Scotia's Department of Business. (novascotia.ca). The province said Catherine Woodman submitted her resignation to the premier,...

Looking for Bob Macdonald

Bob married Maureen and they lived at Woodhouse for a number of years before moving to nearby Aston where they may still reside. I would...

Pasco County real estate transactions for Jan. 8

12324 Golden Oak Cir., to George M. Mcelwain & Maureen E. Mcelwain by Marylynn Dahlquist & Marylynn M. Holt, $112,000, 12/7/2015. .... 8150 Monarch Dr.,...

Collaborative care not working for rural Nova Scotia –Baillie

“South Cumberland Community Care Centre [in Parrsboro] 108 unscheduled hours… they more than doubled the unscheduled closures at the CEC there, which was the first...

Collaborative care not working for rural Nova Scotia –Baillie

In the Annual Accountability Report on Emergency Departments released just before Christmas the results for the local area are startling, says Baillie, leader of the...

Collaborative care not working for rural Nova Scotia –Baillie

“South Cumberland Community Care Centre [in Parrsboro] 108 unscheduled hours… they more than doubled the unscheduled closures at the CEC there, which was the first...

Cornwall council has full plate in 2016

Coun. Mark MacDonald claimed: "The future wellbeing of the citizens of Cornwall is at stake." MacDonald once again stressed the need to cap spending on...

Baillie says goodbye to frustrating year

Cumberland South MLA Jamie Baillie, however, can't help but get his fighting spirit up when he thinks about 2015. “I'm pissed off that the year...

Hail and farewell

Flora MacDonald — North Sydney native who served as member of Parliament for Kingston, Ont. Canada's first female foreign minister and close ally of three...

Renovated school, new playing fields transition District 56 from 2015 into the ...

By Vic MacDonald. For clintonchronicle.com. Published: Thursday, December 31, 2015 12:28 PM EST. School District 56 renovated and opened a new school in a familiar...

Meet the 3 people who want to lead Nova Scotia's NDP

It is the Nova Scotia politics equivalent of a reclamation project. The NDP has been without a permanent leader since former premier Darrell Dexter stepped...

Real estate sales on the South Shore, Jan. 1

23 single family. 4 Robin Lane, June M. MacDonald to Boyd A. and Lakshmi J. Hobson, $789,000, Nov. 23 single family. ..... 2 Barefoot Hill...