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Project receives $5.6 million in government funding for Jordantown-Acaciaville-Conway Betterment Association project ACACIAVILLE – It’s been four decades in the making, but certainly worth the...

By The Canadian Press Sun., Nov. 18, 2018 Wanda Robson still finds it hard to believe that her big sister is the new face of the...

ANNAPOLIS ROYAL, NS - She was described as a remarkable and extraordinary woman, an ethical person with high moral values, a renaissance woman – and...

 SILAS BROWNFor StarMetro Halifax Sat., July 21, 2018 HALIFAX—Women with a Vision hosted the 11th annual North Preston Day on Saturday to celebrate the history...

Kathy Johnson (Kathy.Johnson@thecoastguard.ca)  Journey Back to Birchtown 2018: Dr Les Oliver talks about the lives of his parents, the late Reverend Dr. William Oliver and Dr....

ASSOCIATED PRESS RELEASE Published April 19, 2018 11:51 ET HALIFAX, Nova Scotia, April 19, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- A new program launched today will provide 20 African...

Kirk Starratt (kirk.starratt@kingscountynews.ca)  VANSDA operations manager and career practitioner Lisa Diggs says the organization exists to provide employment services and support to the entire community. -...

ANNAPOLIS ROYAL, NS - Annapolis Royal will be honouring its black heritage and one of its most beloved and pioneering daughters as it relocates an...

 MARCI IEN CONTRIBUTED TO THE GLOBE AND MAIL PUBLISHED 1 DAY AGOUPDATED FEBRUARY 26, 2018 Marci Ien is a broadcaster and co-host of The Social Another...

Former Governor General Michaëlle Jean hosted the National Black Canadians Summit in Toronto last week. "While the Toronto conference was organized as a Canadian community-led...

Christine Saulnier is the Nova Scotia director of the Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives. (CBC) Almost three out of every four families living in Eskasoni...

He called on men to speak up on women's rights, stand against violence and promote female leadership in all aspects of society TORONTO — Prime...

LOIS ANN DORT  Published November 22, 2017 GUYSBOROUGH — It’s amazing what kids get out of stories from their elders. “You had to do chores before...

Ashley Thompson - kingscountynews.ca Published: Oct. 23, 2017, 11:10 a.m. GIBSON WOODS - Geraldine Browning learned to give without the expectation of receiving something in return...

Farmer Ian Froude brings experience in non-profit and public sectors to small business world Editor's Note: Second life. It can represent a chance to do over....

by Anna Bahney   @annabahneyAugust 2, 2017: 10:33 AM ET Five steps to ace that job interview People love to give advice. And you're especially likely to...

By Dani-Elle DubéNational Online Journalist, Smart Living  Global News When you score a job interview, chances are one of the first things you’ll do is prepare for...

Kirk Starratt kstarratt@kingscountynews.ca Published on March 26, 2017 KENTVILLE, NS - Think of them as not-for-profit problem solvers helping connect employers with the tools they need...

Historic black church votes for name change in solidarity with Mi’kmaq community By NZINGHA MILLAR MARCH 17, 2017, 4:30 PM ADT Last Updated: March 20, 2017, 9:36...

Modernizing the laws are not just an issue of fairness, it is a fundamental issue of racial justice and equity for Ontarians. Besides, our economy...