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OPINION: Feeling the sting of misplaced parochial pride in Lunenburg

OPINION: Feeling the sting of misplaced parochial pride in Lunenburg

By Anna Shoub: Come to Nova Scotia and buy a building, fix it up and live in it or run a business — no problem. Come to Nova Scotia and buy up many properties — different story, different experience. Now you are a threat to the way things have always been in Lunenburg.  
Computer glitch delays Macdonald bridge commuters

Computer glitch delays Macdonald bridge commuters

A glitch in the readout on the Macdonald bridge's overhead gantries delayed the bridge opening on Thursday morning.
Police nab pair caught on video for Brightwood break and enters

Police nab pair caught on video for Brightwood break and enters

Thanks to a homeowner's video surveillance, Halifax police have arrested a man and a teenager in connection with three break-and-enters yesterday in Dartmouth's Brightwood neighbourhood.
Halifax police ticket driver after pedestrian struck in crosswalk

Halifax police ticket driver after pedestrian struck in crosswalk

Police ticketed a Halifax driver Wednesday evening after a pedestrian was struck in a crosswalk. The 40-year-old woman was hit at about 5:15 p.m. at the intersection of Connaught Avenue and Chebucto Road in Halifax.
Hants County man pleads guilty to $10,000 theft from union

Hants County man pleads guilty to $10,000 theft from union

Former executive member of union at Minas Basin Pulp and Power to be sentenced later this year.
Cocaine-related charges against Mountie adjourned until November

Cocaine-related charges against Mountie adjourned until November

A lawyer appeared in Halifax provincial court Wednesday for Staff Sgt. Craig Robert Burnett, who was arrested last month and charged with stealing and trafficking 10 kilograms of cocaine from a police exhibit locker.
Halifax police charge man, woman in robberies

Halifax police charge man, woman in robberies

There was an attempted robbery of a man near Artillery Park and a couple was sprayed with an irritant during another incident on Duke Street.

Teens involved in riot at Waterville youth jail end up in Burnside jail because they were charged as adults

The young men, ages 18 and 19, are charged with taking part in a riot and damage to property. The 19-year-old is charged with two counts of assault causing bodily harm and two counts of assault while carrying a weapon.

Incestuous father wants victim in his life again, court told

Dartmouth man began having sex with his 17-year-old biological daughter after they reunited in September 2012. She gave birth to his son two years later.
Shelburne man missing since Monday

Shelburne man missing since Monday

Shelburne RCMP need the public's help in locating a missing man. Mark Duncanson, 44, was last seen late Monday evening near the Tim Hortons in Shelburne.