Community Events

As of July 30, our community events listing can be found here.

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CWL Bursary Application

St. Ninian’s CWL is offer 2- $1,000 bursaries for graduating high school students that are continuing their education. Email your application to, the deadline to apply is June 12, 2020. If you have questions about the application please contact Kim Grant: or 902-863-8451 Bursary Criteria and Application_Update due to Covid 19

Pictou County Chamber of Commerce noticing the Human Impact of Northern Pulp Mill Closure

The Pictou County Chamber of Commerce is reminding local residents of a confidential  emotional support line open for those impacted by the impending closure of the Northern Pulp Mill. The province partnered with human resource service provider Morneau Shepell to deliver the toll-free service. A release from the chamber states they are starting to see […]

PC’s retain Three Seats in Legislature

The PC’s held on to three seats in the legislature. By-elections were held yesterday in the ridings of Argyle-Barrington in southwestern Nova Scotia and Northside-Westmount and Sydney River-Mira-Louisbourg in Cape Breton. Colton LeBlanc of the Tories won handily in Argyle-Barrington, while Murray Ryan of the PC’s captured Northside-Westmount, beating out six other candidates, including two […]

Work on the new skatepark is underway

Work is underway on the area’s skatepark. Last August, Antigonish Town, Antigonish County, StFX, and the Antigonish Skate Park Collective unveiled the site of a skate park for the area. StFX is leasing the land, located near the former Antigonish County Municipal building, to the town and county for the facility. Construction work on the […]