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Breakfast for Learning Month

Breakfast for Learning is a national charity that educates, and empowers communities to deliver school based nutrition programs, helping children and youth realize their full potential in life, and to ensure all children and youth in Canada attend school well nourished, improving their ability to learn, giving them the best chance of success in life.

World Alzheimer Month

September 2014 marks the third global World Alzheimer’s Month™, an international campaign to raise awareness and challenge stigma. Alzheimer associations around the world will focus their campaigns on advocacy and awareness with information provision, Memory Walks, media appearances and free memory screenings taking place across the globe.

Sept. 1st. – Labour Day

Labour Day is an annual holiday to celebrate the achievements of workers. Labour Day has its origins in the labour union movement, specifically the eight-hour day movement, which advocated eight hours for work, eight hours for recreation, and eight hours for rest.

Jess Moskaluke, Artist of the Week

Runs Sept. 1-5 Jess Moskaluke (born in Langenburg, Saskatchewan is a Canadian country pop singer. In June 2011, Moskaluke won the Next Big Thing contest and SaskMusic. In September 2011, she won the New Artist Showcase Award at the Canadian Country Music Association Awards. She was chosen to represent Canada at the Global Artist Party […]

Festivals & Events

Aug. 29-31 – Acoustic Roots Festival    

Search for MacNeil Suspended

Man Arrested After Glace Bay Raid

Gas and Diesel Up

Community Meeting with New Donkin Mine Owners

Accused in North Sydney Beating Case Due To Enter Plea

Gas Predicted to Go Up

Procedures Not Followed in Barrett Stabbing

Premier To Meet With Counterparts in Charlottetown

Jensen Gets Four Years in Beaton Manslaughter

Glace Bay Stabbing Suspect Gets Bail