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Daffodil mishap leaves cancer society scrambling

Daffodil mishap leaves cancer society scrambling

Blooming flowers is the last thing the Nova Scotia chapter of the Canadian Cancer Society wanted to see this past weekend when they discovered that thousands of freshly cut daffodils had been damaged during transport.
Police identify man, 20, found shot dead in Dartmouth

Police identify man, 20, found shot dead in Dartmouth

Halifax Regional Police have identified the man shot and killed Tuesday morning in Dartmouth. Joseph Douglas Cameron, 20, of Dartmouth, died on Mount Edward Road at about 5:20 a.m., police said in a release Wednesday morning. He was identified after an autopsy.
Mom questions Bridgewater school's response to threats against girl

Mom questions Bridgewater school's response to threats against girl

A Lunenburg County mother is unhappy with the punishment handed out to a young boy who threatened to harm her daughter with a knife on a school bus.
CBRM fire service review calls for volunteer mergers, tax changes

CBRM fire service review calls for volunteer mergers, tax changes

SYDNEY — A wide-ranging review of Cape Breton Regional Municipality's career and volunteer fire departments recommends some mergers of smaller rural departments and tax changes to help relieve volunteer firefighters of fundraising duties.
Dramatic changes: Two Planks celebrates 25th anniversary

Dramatic changes: Two Planks celebrates 25th anniversary

Two Planks and A Passion Theatre started 25 years ago with two people and a one-person play. The theatre will celebrates its anniversary with a fundraising gala on Saturday.
Dubois rises to occasion as Screaming Eagles win Game 3 in OT

Dubois rises to occasion as Screaming Eagles win Game 3 in OT

The Cape Breton Screaming Eagles appeared on the brink of a meltdown.
Cole Harbour flyweight Chris Kelades training in Florida for upcoming UFC fight

Cole Harbour flyweight Chris Kelades training in Florida for upcoming UFC fight

There is little easy about fighting in the UFC. Cole Harbour flyweight Chris (The Greek Assassin) Kelades knows this better than most.
Bear Head LNG expands Point Tupper plans with land purchase

Bear Head LNG expands Point Tupper plans with land purchase

POINT TUPPER – A proposed Richmond County natural gas development is planning for future expansion, despite not having the necessary infrastructure or product supply.
Big bite of budget: Film explores pet health spending in Canada

Big bite of budget: Film explores pet health spending in Canada

The documentary Pets, Vets and Debts explores what Canadians are willing to spend to keep their pets healthy.
Sandeson ordered to stand trial for first-degree murder in Samson killing

Sandeson ordered to stand trial for first-degree murder in Samson killing

A Halifax medical student accused of killing a fellow Dalhousie University student last August has been committed to stand trial on a charge of first-degree murder.