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Bedford, NS is a wonderful place. I have lived here all my life (over 50 years!). It's worth talking about!
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Ringette Nova Scotia - U19 AA Teams Road to Nationals

Ringette Nova Scotia - U19 AA Teams Road to Nationals | Bedford, NS | Scoop.it
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A couple of familiar Bedford names! Good luck at Nationals!
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Bedford, Nova Scotia (In/ Within the Halifax Regional Municipality). https://t.co/eVsHcRBY3F
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Woman hit by truck in crosswalk, dragged 25 feet in Bedford

Woman hit by truck in crosswalk, dragged 25 feet in Bedford | Bedford, NS | Scoop.it
Police say a young woman was walking in a crosswalk at the intersection of Bedford Highway and Dartmouth Road when she was struck.
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Light Up Bedford Parade

Light Up Bedford Parade | Bedford, NS | Scoop.it
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If you didn't get a chance to see the parade in person, it will be available on Bell over the holiday season. As well, how about showing some love to the Sponsors! 
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2016 Scott Manor House - A Brahms Festival (Johannes Brahms, arr. Jeffrey Taylor)

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2016 Scott Manor House - Celtic Air and Dance (arr. Michael Sweeney)

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ENTREVESTOR: Samsung buys Bedford’s NewNet Communication Technologies

ENTREVESTOR: Samsung buys Bedford’s NewNet Communication Technologies | Bedford, NS | Scoop.it
Samsung Electronics has bought Bedford-based NewNet Communication Technologies (Canada), Inc., meaning the world’s largest electronics producer by revenue will establish a base in Nova Scotia. It is the second time in three years that the Bedford operation, which makes advanced messaging systems for cell phone, has changed hands.
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Weapons Charles Laid Against Bedford Man

Via Halifax Regional Police

Investigators in the General Investigation Section of the Integrated Criminal Investigation Division have laid weapons charges against the victim of the shooting that occurred yesterday morning in Bedford. 

On November 13 at approximately 5:25 a.m., Halifax Regional Police responded to the QEII Health Sciences Centre after a victim of a shooting arrived at the hospital. As part of the investigation, a search warrant was obtained for the victim’s residence on Redden Court in Bedford. 

Based on the investigation, it has been determined that the shooting took place inside the residence. During the search of the residence, an unsecured firearm was located. During the search of the residence officers located a quantity of cash, drug paraphernalia and an unsecured firearm. 

A 29-year-old Bedford man is scheduled to appear in Halifax Provincial Court at a later date to face weapons related charges. 

At this time investigators do not believe that this is a random act and are exploring whether the incident may be drug related. 
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Bedford man released from hospital after second Halifax shooting of the weekend

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Bedford Residents Association Community Meeting/AGM - Monday, Nov. 7/16 - 7:00 pm

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Community Meeting/AGM taking place on Monday, Nov. 7/16 in the Basinview Drive Community School cafeteria from 7:00 - 9:00 pm. There will be speakers (Tim Outhit, Geoff Regan, Bedford Residents Association) and HRM staff available to respond to questions from the public. A good opportunity to learn what's going on in the community.
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Two Vehicle Fire Investigations

via Halifax Regional Police Facebook page

Halifax Regional Police is investigating two vehicle fires that occurred in Bedford and Dartmouth over the last week. 

On Saturday October 30 at 6:19 a.m., officers responded to assist Halifax Regional Fire and Emergency with a vehicle fire behind Bedford South School in a parking lot. The vehicle is a Ford Explorer that was later determined to have been stolen from a residence on Vanier Way in Bedford on October 27, sometime overnight. 

On Monday October 31 at 10:36 p.m., police responded to property damage call on Donald Court in Dartmouth. Halifax Regional Fire and Emergency were already on scene with a motorcycle was on fire which has spread to a small portion of a nearby fence, but was quickly extinguished. There was also a vehicle in the driveway that had damage to its front and rear windshields. The homeowner was home at the time of the incident but did not witness any suspects. 

These files are under investigation and police are asking anyone with information about these incidents to call 902-490-5016. Anonymous tips can be sent to Crime Stoppers by calling toll-free 1-800-222-TIPS (8477), submitting a secure web tip at www.crimestoppers.ns.ca or texting a tip - Tip 202 + your message to 274637.
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Part of Bedford Highway closed due to early morning building fire

Part of Bedford Highway closed due to early morning building fire | Bedford, NS | Scoop.it
Part of the Bedford Highway is closed Tuesday due to an early morning building fire, at the base of Glemont Avenue, near the Esquire Motel.
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Police asking for help identifying man who broke into vehicles at Bedford hockey rink | Metro Halifax

Police asking for help identifying man who broke into vehicles at Bedford hockey rink | Metro Halifax | Bedford, NS | Scoop.it
In one incident, the suspect stole an off-duty RCMP officer's purse containing her wallet and RCMP badge.
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Halifax police investigating alleged assault of boy in Bedford

Halifax police investigating alleged assault of boy in Bedford | Bedford, NS | Scoop.it
Halifax police are investigating the assault of a 9-year-old boy that occurred in Bedford Wednesday.
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Tweet from @thechickburger

Tweet from @thechickburger | Bedford, NS | Scoop.it
Try our online ordering!! Order ahead to skip the line or have it delivered! Click the link below to check it out!… https://t.co/CQuT4AVFjZ
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2016 Scott Manor House - El Lobo (Paul Lavender)

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2016 Scott Manor House - Quiet Rain (Walter Cummings)

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Under the Full Moon

Under the Full Moon | Bedford, NS | Scoop.it
I went out to get some shots of the full moon and ended up taking in this scene of the lights of Halifax reflecting across Bedford Basin.
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Samsung Acquires Rich Communications Services Business from Skyview Capital’s NewNet Communication Technologies

Samsung Acquires Rich Communications Services Business from Skyview Capital’s NewNet Communication Technologies
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'Silent Santa' helps kids with autism experience Christmas joy

'Silent Santa' helps kids with autism experience Christmas joy | Bedford, NS | Scoop.it
For the third year Sunnyside Mall in Bedford, N.S., will run its Silent Santa program beginning Sunday, Nov. 20.
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NS Young Humanitarian of the Year - Nova Scotia - Canadian Red Cross

NS Young Humanitarian of the Year - Nova Scotia - Canadian Red Cross | Bedford, NS | Scoop.it
The Canadian Red Cross in Nova Scotia offers an extensive network of programs and services that actively reach out and serve local communities throughout the province.

Discover which programs and services are provided in your area by searching below.

You can also keep updated on latest news and events as well as explore local volunteer opportunities.
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Bedford Residents Association Fall Adopt-A-Highway Cleanup - Sat., Nov. 5th - 9:30 am, Fish Hatchery Park

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Happening tomorrow! Be on the look-out when driving along the Bedford Highway.
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Bedford’s Domvista attracting savvy buyers of all ages

Bedford’s Domvista attracting savvy buyers of all ages | Bedford, NS | Scoop.it
They’re drawn in by the gleaming stainless steel appliances, quartz countertops and solid wood cabinets, but it’s the ideal location, rooftop terraces, social room and fitness centre that get them to take a second look. Did we mention there’s no need to shovel a driveway or mow an overgrown lawn?
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