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UFO sightings in Canada in 2012 doubled previous record - CBC.ca

UFO sightings in Canada in 2012 doubled previous record - CBC.ca | Nova Scotia is Awesome! | Scoop.it
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Nova Scotia is Awesome!
Nova Scotia is a wonderful place to live, work and visit.  However, the news tends to be all gloomy and depressing.  Only good news stories located here!
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Halifax becoming boom town as it welcomes population, economic growth | Toronto Star

Halifax becoming boom town as it welcomes population, economic growth | Toronto Star | Nova Scotia is Awesome! | Scoop.it
The Nova Scotia capital has outpaced Montreal, Ottawa, Vancouver and Toronto in population growth, becoming Canada’s fifth-biggest tech hub.
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Where to dine in Nova Scotia’s Annapolis Valley - The Globe and Mail

Where to dine in Nova Scotia’s Annapolis Valley - The Globe and Mail | Nova Scotia is Awesome! | Scoop.it
Nova Scotia’s Annapolis Valley is one of the country’s best-kept culinary secrets, bringing some of the Maritimes’ finest cuisine – and best views – to your table, Allan Lynch writes
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Syrian refugee family to expand widely popular N.S. chocolate shop

Syrian refugee family to expand widely popular N.S. chocolate shop | Nova Scotia is Awesome! | Scoop.it
The hugely popular Peace by Chocolate company in Antigonish, N.S., is being forced to move, and the Syrian refugee family behind it couldn't be happier.
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Mini boom in Nova Scotia village attracts young entrepreneurs

Mini boom in Nova Scotia village attracts young entrepreneurs | Nova Scotia is Awesome! | Scoop.it
Tatamagouche's charm, friendly people, affordability, and the desire for change are all converging to contribute to its mini boom. Since last year, 10 new businesses have launched in the village.
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This Lazy River In Nova Scotia Is The Ultimate Summer Hangout Spot

This Lazy River In Nova Scotia Is The Ultimate Summer Hangout Spot | Nova Scotia is Awesome! | Scoop.it
Sit back, relax and float away
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Artisans in Action highlights hidden talent

Artisans in Action highlights hidden talent | Nova Scotia is Awesome! | Scoop.it
NEWPORT LANDING, N.S. - Blair Brown can melt and twist metal to his will, thanks to his welding equipment and 15-plus years of experience.
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Hope Blooms teen gets accepted to Stanford University

Hope Blooms teen gets accepted to Stanford University | Nova Scotia is Awesome! | Scoop.it
Bocar Wade was part of the original group that pitched the now-signature salad dressing on CBC's Dragons Den.
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Nova Scotia Beaches: Guide to 41 Best Beaches in Nova Scotia | WiseGuides.ca Nova Scotia

Nova Scotia Beaches: Guide to 41 Best Beaches in Nova Scotia | WiseGuides.ca Nova Scotia | Nova Scotia is Awesome! | Scoop.it
Looking for the best beaches in Nova Scotia? Here's the complete guide to 41 Nova Scotia beaches - including the longest, warmest and best surfing beaches.
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AARP names Halifax firm as grand prize winner of inaugural innovation award

AARP names Halifax firm as grand prize winner of inaugural innovation award | Nova Scotia is Awesome! | Scoop.it
AARP (American Association of Retired Persons) Inc. has named a little-known Halifax home security startup as the winner of its first-ever Innovation Champion
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It’s about time you went to Nova Scotia - The Boston Globe

It’s about time you went to Nova Scotia - The Boston Globe | Nova Scotia is Awesome! | Scoop.it
Halifax feels like a smaller version of Boston — with more coffee shops, fewer banks, and (dare I say it) friendlier people.
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N.S. Coffee House Puts Up One Hell Of A Canada 150 Sign

N.S. Coffee House Puts Up One Hell Of A Canada 150 Sign | Nova Scotia is Awesome! | Scoop.it
"It’s a bit provocative, not intentionally."
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Success in North Sydney: Gillis Seafood

Success in North Sydney: Gillis Seafood | Nova Scotia is Awesome! | Scoop.it
From one half ton truck and small garage to a fleet of refrigerated delivery trucks and a modern distribution centre, Gills Seafood has been providing product to customers for over 40 years.
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Black wins fourth Canadian women’s gymnastics title

Black wins fourth Canadian women’s gymnastics title | Nova Scotia is Awesome! | Scoop.it
At the moment she was being honoured as Nova Scota's female athlete of the year in her home province on Saturday night, Halifax's Ellie Black became the Canadian women's gymnastics champion for a fourth time.
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'Now Lunenburg County' road trip off to successful start

'Now Lunenburg County' road trip off to successful start | Nova Scotia is Awesome! | Scoop.it
Tina Hennigar promotes Lunenburg County as a place to call home through cross-country tours.
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Mississauga Warning Residents to Steer Clear of Ticks

Recently, we found out that a significant number of ticks have been reported in Mississauga (it's been a bad year for bugs, it seems). Now, the city is reminding residents to be particularly vigilant about ticks on pets.
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Ivany report inspires family farm to create kale 'super salad'

Ivany report inspires family farm to create kale 'super salad' | Nova Scotia is Awesome! | Scoop.it
The Ivany report on Nova Scotia's economic future has generated lots of talk — but what does it look like when put into action?
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Nova Scotia girl creates special Smoke Head for Sidney Crosby | Globalnews.ca

Caelyn Parker started making Smoke Heads to raise money to play hockey.
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Finding Maritime friendliness and fare along Nova Scotia’s south shore

Finding Maritime friendliness and fare along Nova Scotia’s south shore | Nova Scotia is Awesome! | Scoop.it
To commemorate Canada’s 150th birthday, Driving is covering the country with a series of Great Canadian Road Trips, with itineraries revealing not just fun-to-drive routes, but also the pit stops, scenic views and local culture – all the things that make a road trip fun.
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Emergence of an East Coast boom town: ‘The timing is now for Halifax’

Emergence of an East Coast boom town: ‘The timing is now for Halifax’ | Nova Scotia is Awesome! | Scoop.it
Halifax is booming, its skyline awash with construction cranes, and Ontario native Jesse Rodgers can tell you why. Rodgers, a veteran of Waterloo's tech startup scene, moved to the Nova Scotia capital a year ago with his wife and four kids.
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Girl's quest to clean up LaHave River nets $15.7M in funding

Girl's quest to clean up LaHave River nets $15.7M in funding | Nova Scotia is Awesome! | Scoop.it
Three levels of government jointly are pledging more than $15 million to help clean up the LaHave River along Nova Scotia’s South Shore, thanks largely to the efforts of a determined young student.
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Big time honours for Bear River’s Tayler Milbury

Big time honours for Bear River’s Tayler Milbury | Nova Scotia is Awesome! | Scoop.it
ANNAPOLIS ROYAL - A Grade 12 student at a small rural high school is proof you don’t have to be from the big city to earn big honours.
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‘A beautiful thing’: Nova Scotia teacher makes medicine pouches for Indigenous grads

‘A beautiful thing’: Nova Scotia teacher makes medicine pouches for Indigenous grads | Nova Scotia is Awesome! | Scoop.it
"Medicine pouch is really, above everything else, a representation of Aboriginal spirituality"
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Food truck couple making it work in Cape Breton

Food truck couple making it work in Cape Breton | Nova Scotia is Awesome! | Scoop.it
Settling down in Cape Breton these days is quite the luxury, especially if you aren’t close to retirement. So more and more people to find creative ways to support themselves while still doing what they love. Tim and Rhonda Lockhart are a prime example.
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39 Bucket List Things To Do In Nova Scotia This Summer 2017

39 Bucket List Things To Do In Nova Scotia This Summer 2017 | Nova Scotia is Awesome! | Scoop.it
How many have you checked off already?
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Yarmouth ferry's advanced bookings up five-fold, Bay Ferries says

Yarmouth ferry's advanced bookings up five-fold, Bay Ferries says | Nova Scotia is Awesome! | Scoop.it
Advanced bookings for the Yarmouth, N.S., ferry are up five-fold compared to last year at this time, the head of Bay Ferries Ltd. said Friday.
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