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Cream rises to the top with community support

Cream rises to the top with community support

Cape Breton Economy
Food
Recreation

Their dream was their own dairy farm. What they’ve found is a community, whose support has exceeded even their wildest dreams. As Skye Glen Creamery celebrates its first anniversary in late August,...

April 26, 2023 | Reading Time: 4 minutes | 509 views

Inverness County businesses can pitch for funding

Inverness County businesses can pitch for funding

Cape Breton Economy

A rising tide lifts all boats. That is the hope of a fund established earlier this year to help Cape Breton businesses...

April 24, 2023 | Reading Time: 2 minutes | 302 views

5 Tips to make your summer menu healthier!

5 Tips to make your summer menu healthier!

Food
Health | Wellness

Summer time enjoyment often means more delicious barbecues and social eating! With a few adjustments we can make our barbecuing safer and keep your plate healthy all year long. Grill Foods Safely...

By Glenna Calder, ND, August 25, 2022 | Reading Time: 3 minutes | 197 views

Big Belle finds her jam

Big Belle finds her jam

Arts | Culture
Nature | Ecology
People

Blueberry Jam started in 2019 as an Outdoor Concert at Big Belle Farm, a 170 year old heritage farm owned by Paul Meagher and Adele MacInnis-Meagher on Mabou Ridge, NS. The event, formed through a...

August 25, 2022 | Reading Time: 6 minutes | 301 views

Retired business owner wins District 1 vote

Retired business owner wins District 1 vote

People

Housing is looking to eclipse roads as the main issue as Claude Poirier gets to work as councillor for Inverness County’s most northerly district. Poirier won a special election in March to...

August 25, 2022 | Reading Time: 2 minutes | 161 views

Newly elected Cllr Phillips quickly getting up to speed on District 2 concerns

Newly elected Cllr Phillips quickly getting up to speed on District 2 concerns

People

Blair Phillips says he’s quickly getting up to speed on issues as he takes his seat representing District #2 on Inverness County council. The newly-elected Phillips, recently forced by an injury to...

August 25, 2022 | Reading Time: 2 minutes | 172 views

Old and new ways meet in gardening

Old and new ways meet in gardening

Arts | Culture
Food
Nature | Ecology

Many of us mark the coming and going of the seasons by the appearance of the violets, the hummingbirds, the lobster feeds, the fireflies, the strawberries, and the first greens and beans from the...

By Caroline Cameron, July 26, 2022 | Reading Time: 4 minutes | 239 views