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Bishop of Truro calls for end to hunger ‘scandal’

Bishop of Truro calls for end to hunger ‘scandal’ | NovaScotia News | Scoop.it
The 'scandal' of the spiralling number of food banks feeding Britain's poor shows the post-war economic boom has left many behind, a major report into food poverty led by the Bishop of Truro has...
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Moving To Nova Scotia, Moving Back Home, Transferred To Nova Scotia

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Moving to Nova Scotia MOVING BACK HOME TRANSFERRED TO NOVA SCOTIA TRANSFERRED FROM NOVA SCOTIA My name is Larry Matthews and I would be pleased to help you find your new home in Nova Scotia.
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News - Plastics-to-fuel plant gets Nova Scotia's environmental OK

News - Plastics-to-fuel plant gets Nova Scotia's environmental OK | NovaScotia News | Scoop.it
Sustane Technologies Inc. plans to bring in up to 50,000 tonnes of municipal garbage per year and convert it into biomass pellets, diesel and kerosene at a plant near Chester, N.S. Some metals are also expected to be recovered.
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111 Wilson Road, Cooks Brook

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Peace, serenity, privacy..... these are the things you notice right away with this beautiful property.
So much work has been done to the mini home and property that it feels new. One level living, open concept, heat pump, wood stove
and furnace... add to all this a 24x24 detached garage and a 24.6x18.6 barn. Landscaping is beautiful. The pride of ownership is very evident
as soon as you pull up... don't wait to call this one home!

Call Patti Adams to view 902-999-3067 or padams@ns.sympatico.ca

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Video: Around the Nova Scotia Provincial Exhibition on Thursday | Living | Truro News

Video: Around the Nova Scotia Provincial Exhibition on Thursday | Living | Truro News | NovaScotia News | Scoop.it

A variety of activities were taking place around the Nova Scotia Provincial Exhibition grounds on Thursday. 

The exhibition continues Friday to Sunday.





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Smoke from western wildfires brings haze, reddish sun to Nova Scotia | CBC News

Smoke from western wildfires brings haze, reddish sun to Nova Scotia | CBC News | NovaScotia News | Scoop.it
The smoke is moving at a high altitude and is not expected to affect air quality in the region, said Environment Canada...
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18858 Highway 2 Alton

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Cozy country 2 bedroom bungalow located near the Town of Stewiacke.
Ideal first home or retirement haven. Features mature landscaping with cedar trees and lots privacy. Appliances are included.
Call to book your viewing!
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Lack of monitoring of Cape Sharp turbine breaks rules, says energy minister

Lack of monitoring of Cape Sharp turbine breaks rules, says energy minister | NovaScotia News | Scoop.it

The troubled Cape Sharp Tidal turbine in the Bay of Fundy is not in compliance with its environmental assessment approval, Nova Scotia's energy minister says.
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Downtown Truro Street Fair being held Saturday | Living | Truro News

Downtown Truro Street Fair being held Saturday | Living | Truro News | NovaScotia News | Scoop.it

Downtown Truro will be filled with activity this Saturday, Aug. 25, as a street fair takes place.

The event will run from 9 a.m.-4 p.m.

Inglis Street will be closed from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m., as will Prince Street, from the corner of Prince and
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Spraying in Nova Scotia forests soon to begin | News | Truro News

Spraying in Nova Scotia forests soon to begin | News | Truro News | NovaScotia News | Scoop.it

It’s spray time again in Nova Scotia forests.

More than 2,000 hectares of privately owned woodland is to be sprayed, mostly with the herbicide VisionMax.

The active ingredient in Vision-Max and Roundup is the controversial chemical
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N.S. report calls for restrictions on clearcutting, 'ecological forestry'

N.S. report calls for restrictions on clearcutting, 'ecological forestry' | NovaScotia News | Scoop.it
The report says clearcutting would be acceptable in some even-aged forests of predominantly single softwood species, but alternatives to clearcutting should be used where the forest is of the mixed-species, multi-aged variety
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252 Glengarry Road, Hopewell

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This 386+/- acre farm had production of 64,337 lbs of blueberries in 2016.
Purchase price includes approximately $40,000 worth of equipment to maintain and harvest the blueberry ground. Also included is an impressive 3 bedroom 1.5 bath country home in great condition and 30'x60' heated garage with 20 ft ceilings. This property lends itself to so many uses and would be an ideal home base for any business person needing a nice home, good shop and lots of land in a quiet location.
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This Breathtaking Trail In Nova Scotia Is Probably The Most Beautiful Place In Canada - Narcity

This Breathtaking Trail In Nova Scotia Is Probably The Most Beautiful Place In Canada - Narcity | NovaScotia News | Scoop.it
The best way to discover Canada's ocean playground!
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Growing Cruise Industry Brings International Visitors to Communities Throughout Nova Scotia | Tourism Nova Scotia

Growing Cruise Industry Brings International Visitors to Communities Throughout Nova Scotia | Tourism Nova Scotia | NovaScotia News | Scoop.it

With bigger ships pulling in to our ports and an expanding season, cruise business is booming in Nova Scotia. It’s exciting to see the huge cruise ships pulling into port in Halifax and Sydney, but many small ports in Nova Scotia are welcoming cruise passengers as well, helping to spread the benefits of cruise visitation throughout the province.

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City of Lakes welcomes Pan-Am paddlers | CTV Atlantic News

The city of lakes is welcoming the world as hundreds of athletes from 17 different countries compete in the Pan-Am canoe championships. It's putting Dartmouth on the map in the canoeing world and helping Dartmouth businesses gain valuable exposure.
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Judge freezes portion of Margaree Chase the Ace winnings | Regional | News | Regional | Truro News

Judge freezes portion of Margaree Chase the Ace winnings | Regional | News | Regional | Truro News | NovaScotia News | Scoop.it

PORT HAWKESBURY, N.S.  – A Nova Scotia Supreme Court justice has granted an order that a share of a contested Chase the Ace lottery prize will be frozen until there is a final outcome in the dispute.

Justice Patrick Murray presented his
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Goldboro LNG proponent strikes deal to merge with Alberta gas producer

Goldboro LNG proponent strikes deal to merge with Alberta gas producer | NovaScotia News | Scoop.it
CALGARY — The proponent of an LNG export terminal in Nova Scotia has struck a deal to merge with an Alberta natural gas producer.
In a joint news release, Pieridae Energy Ltd. CEO Alfred Sorensen says the merger with Ikkuma Resources Corp. is a key step taking it to a final investment decision on its proposed $10-billion Goldboro LNG project.
Pieridae shares on the TSX Venture Exchange fell more than 24 per cent to $3.40 by noon Friday while Ikkuma stock on the same market more than doubled from a close of 30 cents on Thursday to as much as 66 cents, before retreating.
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VIDEO: Rock the Hub 2018 in Truro | Local | News | Local | Truro News

VIDEO: Rock the Hub 2018 in Truro | Local | News | Local | Truro News | NovaScotia News | Scoop.it

Hundreds of rock music fans from across Atlantic Canada flocked to Truro’s Civic Square on over the weekend for the 2018 Rock the Hub Festival. Headliners on Saturday night were Finger 11 and I Mother Earth (pictured).

Earlier on Saturday,
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N.S. spaceport project still on track as province seeks more information: CEO

N.S. spaceport project still on track as province seeks more information: CEO | NovaScotia News | Scoop.it
CANSO, N.S. — The head of a firm hoping to open Canada's only commercial spaceport says they remain on schedule for a slated first satellite launch in 2021, even though provincial authorities have withheld approval pending more information.
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ENTREVESTOR: Startups continue to grow in Atlantic Canada

ENTREVESTOR: Startups continue to grow in Atlantic Canada | NovaScotia News | Scoop.it
Since April, there’s been a post-it on the window frame beside my desk that has only a number and a word written on it. It reads: “486 companies.” Actually, when I first stuck it up, it read “485 companies,” but I had to add one so I took a black marker and changed the five to a six.
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Tata Fest continues until Sunday | Local | News | Local | Truro News

Tata Fest continues until Sunday | Local | News | Local | Truro News | NovaScotia News | Scoop.it

TATAMAGOUCHE

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Thursday was Fun Day at Nelson Memorial Park in Tatamagouche as part of the 10-day Tata Fest activities that run through until Sunday (Aug. 26).



Youngsters of varying ages had fun participating in
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90 Lynch Road, Shubenacadie

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This unique 4 bedroom home offers over 1800sq ft of living space for you to enjoy!
This home features 4 bedrooms and 3 baths. All nestled on 7 country acres of privacy just 30 minutes from the Halifax Airport.
Call Larry Matthews to book your viewing 902-483-0754 or larry@easthants.com

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$4.71 Billion in Sales Expected for Canadian Natural Resource Ltd (CNQ) This Quarter

$4.71 Billion in Sales Expected for Canadian Natural Resource Ltd (CNQ) This Quarter | NovaScotia News | Scoop.it
Wall Street brokerages predict that Canadian Natural Resource Ltd (NYSE:CNQ) (TSE:CNQ) will post $4.71 billion in sales for the current quarter, Zacks Investment Research reports. Two analysts have made estimates for Canadian Natural Resource’s earnings, with estimates ranging from $4.56 billion to $4.86 billion. Canadian Natural Resource reported sales of $3.42 billion in the same […]
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Colchester Highland Games & Gathering includes many new events | Living | Truro News

Colchester Highland Games & Gathering includes many new events | Living | Truro News | NovaScotia News | Scoop.it

A haggis hunt, road train, women’s heavyweight and Scottish back hold wrestling are just a few of the new additions to the Colchester Highland Games & Gathering.

“We have a full itinerary, with a lot of fun stuff going on,”
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Oak Island historian says legend could be cover for planned rebellion against Britain

Oak Island historian says legend could be cover for planned rebellion against Britain | NovaScotia News | Scoop.it

There are many popular theories when it comes to who may have been responsible for hiding a treasure on Nova Scotia’s Oak Island but a Hants County historian has developed his own.
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8482 Hwy 354 Noel

8482 Hwy 354 Noel | NovaScotia News | Scoop.it


Unlimited potential with this fantastic lakefront property.
Purchase price includes....
Spacious modern bungalow with attached garage and breezeway

Acres of lakefront land with roads installed for camping or cottages
Man made ponds suitable for fish farming or Ufish opportunity.
5 pads with under ground water lines installed ready to build cottages.
Ideal central Nova Scotia location 60 miles from Halifax, 30 miles from Truro.
Near major tourist attractions including tidal bore rafting, world's highest tides at Burntcoat Head, WD Lawrence house museum located in Maitland where the World's largest wooden schooner was constructed.

Additional 70 acre lakefront parcel available with road installed to the lake.(On the other side of the lake not included in price) Also detached garage or shop with concrete floor , insulated and heated with overhead doors and high ceilings. Main floor storage area, office and 2 piece bath all on it's own lot. Available not included in asking price.
All this just 45 minutes from the Halifax international airport via paved highway.
Call Larry to view 902-483-0754 or Email Larry

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Nova Scotia firefighters bound for B.C. to help with wildfires | CBC News

Nova Scotia firefighters bound for B.C. to help with wildfires | CBC News | NovaScotia News | Scoop.it
A crew of 21 Nova Scotia firefighters is flying to Prince George, B.C., on Monday to help battle hundreds of forest fires burning in that province.
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