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Canadian Snowbirds Cross Country Flyover Schedule – Operation INSPIRATION

The unique mission dubbed, Operation INSPIRATION will see the team’s signature nine-jet formation, with trailing white smoke, flying over cities across the country starting in Nova Scotia and working west throughout the week.

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15 Ideas for Mother’s Day in Times of COVID-19

Mother’s Day can be a hard one to get right in the best of times, let alone with such a different landscape. Check out these 15 ways… Read more »

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Places to Buy Face Cloth Masks in Nova Scotia

Cloth mask faces have become the ‘must-have’ accessory for many people during COVID-19. Masks do not necessarily help the person wearing it from getting the illness, but… Read more »

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Audio Editions of 10 Giller Prize-Winning Books Available for Free for 2 Months

Audio editions of 10 award-winning books will be available for free over a two-month period as part of an initiative to encourage Canadians to enjoy top storytelling during the COVID-19 pandemic…. Read more »

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Watch Electric Blue Waves & Dolphins Swimming Through Glowing Blue Waters Along the Pacific Coast

Nighttime visits to the west coast of California are magical these days. Here, the bioluminescent plankton is creating breathtaking displays after dark. These glowing plankton are giving… Read more »

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Tim Hortons’ Nova Scotia Strong Donuts are Available Now Across Canada

Tim Hortons launched Nova Scotia Strong donut in support of those affected by the tragic events in Nova Scotia. The campaign started in Nova Scotia on April… Read more »

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Amazon Launches Prime Video Store in Canada

Amazon has launched the Prime Video Store for Canada with new movie releases such as Jumanji: The Next Level and Sonic the Hedgehog. All Amazon customers in… Read more »

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Restaurants Say Food−Delivery Apps’ Commission Fees Are Eating Away Their Bottom Line

Restaurants struggling to survive during the COVID−19 crisis have turned to take−out and delivery, but the fees charged by food−delivery companies are eating away their bottom line,… Read more »

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Wefighttogether: Download & Share Comic Posters Honouring Frontline Workers

Canada is honouring its frontline workers in various ways from offering pandemic payments and an increase in salaries to free wireless services. An initiative launched on April… Read more »

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April 29: Watch the Skies for the Potentially Hazardous Asteroid That Will Pass Safely by the Earth

Have you heard the news? A very big asteroid will pass close (relatively, of course!) to the Earth. The Asteroid in question is classified as a Potentially… Read more »

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Facebook Launches Messenger Rooms Where You can Do Group Video Calls with up to 50 People

No more Zoom Bombing! Facebook is rolling out Messenger Rooms where-in you can do group video calls with up to 50 people. According to the news release,… Read more »

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WHO: Currently No Evidence That People Who Have Recovered From COVID-19 Are Protected From a Second Infection

As governments across the world are spending millions for antibody tests, WHO has issued a Scientific Brief, stating “There is currently no evidence that people who have… Read more »

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Make IKEA’s Swedish Meatballs – IKEA Meatballs Recipe

IKEA has shared the recipe for the famous meatballs served in its restaurants in the pictured step-by-step guide format. The recipe sure looks easier than putting together a piece of their flat-pack furniture.

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Grocery Delivery Options in Yarmouth and South Shore

Grocery shopping is a necessary activity for everyone, but it’s the one activity that has continued to change in the last few weeks as the COVID-19 pandemic… Read more »

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Fun During Quarantine: From #binisolationouting to #quarantinetravelchallenge

With most of the world sheltering in place, dressing up and going out has become something that people crave the most. With a lesser chance to go… Read more »

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Earth Day 2020 Live Stream Broadcast

With the 50th Anniversary of Earth Day (April 22) fast approaching, illustrious and preeminent religious leaders, environmental advocates, celebrities, musicians and government officials will be celebrating Earth Day… Read more »

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Youth Science Canada to Hold First Online STEM Fair

Youth Science Canada (YSC) will hold the annual STEM Fair online this year. COVID-19 shutdown caused the cancellation of 2020 Canada-Wide Science Fair where was scheduled to… Read more »

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Grocery Delivery Options in Annapolis Valley

Grocery stores remain open and are doing their best to minimize the crowds. Many stores have started offering curbside pick-up and home delivery options. The following stores and… Read more »

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How to Do Safe Grocery Shopping and Clean Fresh Produce – COVID-19

According to WHO and Public Health Canada, COVID-19 is not a foodborne illness and currently, there is no evidence to the contrary. Coronavirus (COVID-19) spreads through respiratory… Read more »

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Things to Do With Teens During COVID-19

So you’re at home with your teenagers during the COVID-19 pandemic. We know it can be hard to think of things to keep everyone motivated on a… Read more »

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Local Grocery Delivery Options in Halifax

With the COVID-19 pandemic going on, social distancing is the most responsible thing everyone can do. With many businesses closing that’s reasonably simple to do, but groceries… Read more »

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15 Ideas For a Girls Night Out in Halifax

Going out with your friends is fun and exciting; you don’t need a special occasion to do it. You’ll find the best Halifax has to offer for… Read more »

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15 Unique Places to Shop in Halifax

While big chain stores are great for convenience and reliable options, sometimes you want something more special. Enter special interest stores, where they focus on one type… Read more »

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15 Spa Getaways in Nova Scotia

From Novascotia’s first Nordic Spa to organic treatments and luxury experiences, check these the 15 spas for a rejuvenating getaway in Nova Scotia.