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Tavares Scores Winner on Power Play, Leafs Beat Oilers 4-2

Tavares Scores Winner on Power Play, Leafs Beat Oilers 4-2

John Tavares scored the winner on a power play in the third period as the Toronto Maple Leafs defeated the Edmonton Oilers 4-2 on Friday. Adam Brooks,… Read more »

Couple Charged After Travelling to Yukon to Get COVID-19 Vaccine

Couple Charged After Travelling to Yukon to Get COVID-19 Vaccine

Yukon’s Minister of Community Services, John Streiker, says he’s outraged that a couple from outside the territory travelled to a remote community this week and received doses of COVID-19 vaccine.

Federal Public Safety Minister Suspends Sale of Decommissioned RCMP Vehicles

Federal Public Safety Minister Suspends Sale of Decommissioned RCMP Vehicles

Federal Public Safety Minister Bill Blair has suspended the sale of decommissioned RCMP vehicles, two days after a man in Nova Scotia was arrested for allegedly impersonating an officer while driving a fake police car.

Blood Thinners Help Moderate COVID Cases and May Reduce Strain on ICUs, Trials Show

Blood Thinners Help Moderate COVID Cases and May Reduce Strain on ICUs, Trials Show

Canadian scientists say blood thinners appear to prevent some moderate COVID-19 patients from deteriorating further, offering a “massive” advance in treatment they expect will ease suffering and… Read more »

New Advocacy Group Launches Pre-Election Ad Campaign Against O’Toole, Conservatives

New Advocacy Group Launches Pre-Election Ad Campaign Against O’Toole, Conservatives

A new third-party advocacy group is launching an ad campaign aimed at ensuring Conservative Leader Erin O’Toole never becomes prime minister.

Things to Do

Watch Amazing Theatre Performances From Across the World This Week/Weekend

Watch Amazing Theatre Performances From Across the World This Week/Weekend

With COVID-19 pandemic forcing theaters to shut their doors, many performing art centers have taken to being open virtually. We have listed a few theatre performances from… Read more »

Quarantine Concerts to Watch Online This Weekend

Quarantine Concerts to Watch Online This Weekend

A list of music performances live-streamed this weekend. All times mentioned are in ET. Watch Amazing Theatre Performances From Across the World This Weekend Friday, January 22… Read more »

Christmas & Holiday Activities in Cape Breton Island

Christmas & Holiday Activities in Cape Breton Island

Get ready for the holiday season on Cape Breton Island. You can choose to continue family traditions or start some new ones this year. Here is a list of activities that are going on this Christmas Season around beautiful Cape Breton island.

Travel Ideas

15 Frozen Waterfall Hikes in Nova Scotia

15 Frozen Waterfall Hikes in Nova Scotia

Water, water, everywhere…and sometimes it is frozen. In the cold of Nova Scotia’s winters, you can find many beautiful places to enjoy the coldest of water, from… Read more »

20 Outdoor Winter Adventures in Nova Scotia for Your Bucket List

20 Outdoor Winter Adventures in Nova Scotia for Your Bucket List

Winter is upon us, and with 2021 being a brand new year, this is a great time to rediscover everything great about winter in Nova Scotia. Listing… Read more »

25 Outdoor Family Winter Activities in and around Halifax

25 Outdoor Family Winter Activities in and around Halifax

Wintertime is going to look different in 2021…but then again, all winters have their challenges (anyone else remember 2015 and the Wednesday Storms?) The most important thing… Read more »

Food & Drink

Eastern Shore Restaurants Open for Take-Out & Delivery During COVID-19

Eastern Shore Restaurants Open for Take-Out & Delivery During COVID-19

Since it is becoming more apparent that the COVID-19 crisis will continue for a little longer, it is more important than ever to support local businesses. Many… Read more »

Cape Breton Island Restaurants Open for Take-Out & Delivery During COVID-19

Cape Breton Island Restaurants Open for Take-Out & Delivery During COVID-19

As COVID-19 continues, it is becoming more important that local eateries continue to make the necessary adjustments in order to stay viable during this challenging time. Many… Read more »

Nova Scotia: South Shore Restaurants Open for Take-Out and Delivery During COVID-19

Nova Scotia: South Shore Restaurants Open for Take-Out and Delivery During COVID-19

Everyone has been advised to “Stay the Blazes Home” and support local eateries during the COVID-19 pandemic. Many local favourites have made changes to offer pick-up and… Read more »

Make Light-as-Air Funnel Cakes Using Canada’s Wonderland’s Recipe

Make Light-as-Air Funnel Cakes Using Canada’s Wonderland’s Recipe

Are you missing trips to Canada’s Wonderland filled with ‘screamastic‘ rides and yummy treats including their famous funnel cakes? Though there is no real substitute for the… Read more »

Unique Things to Eat & Drink in Nova Scotia

Unique Things to Eat & Drink in Nova Scotia

Nova Scotia is a delicious melting pot of culinary experiences. There are all sorts of cultures that combine here, and out of that mix a few dishes… Read more »