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Canadian Space Agency Using Satellites to Track Endangered Right Whales

Canadian Space Agency Using Satellites to Track Endangered Right Whales

The Canadian Space Agency is harnessing satellite technology to monitor and protect endangered North Atlantic right whales in the country’s waters. The agency said Tuesday it will… Read more »

Manitoba Requiring Travellers From All Other Provinces to Self-Isolate

Manitoba Requiring Travellers From All Other Provinces to Self-Isolate

The Manitoba government is requiring all domestic travellers to self-isolate for 14 days after entering the province. Until now, only people arriving from areas east of Terrace… Read more »

Environmental Groups Applaud Loblaw’s Commitment to Phase Out Receipts With Potentially Dangerous Chemical

Environmental Groups Applaud Loblaw’s Commitment to Phase Out Receipts With Potentially Dangerous Chemical

Loblaw Companies Ltd. is winning praise from a coalition of environmental, health and labour groups for its commitment to stop using receipt paper that contains a potentially… Read more »

Canada’s Vaccine Deliveries Further Threatened as Europe Mulls Export Controls

Canada’s Vaccine Deliveries Further Threatened as Europe Mulls Export Controls

Canada’s anxiety-laden COVID-19 vaccine programs are facing further threats as Europe warns drug makers it might impose export controls on European-made vaccine doses. All of Canada’s current… Read more »

Provinces Sitting on Millions in Unspent Federal Pandemic Spending, Report Says

Provinces Sitting on Millions in Unspent Federal Pandemic Spending, Report Says

A new report on billions of dollars the federal government has sent to provinces to help safely reopen the economy suggests much of the money is sitting… Read more »

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 29… 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

20+ Parks to Explore During Winter in Nova Scotia

20+ Parks to Explore During Winter in Nova Scotia

Taking a stroll in the park on a winter afternoon is fun all around the province, no matter the weather (unless it’s sleeting, then stay inside if… Read more »

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 »

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 »