March 2016

Playwright Michael Melski debuts Creepy and Little Manson with Eastern Front Theatre

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Playwright and director Michael Melski  is back on the stage in Halifax this week with his latest work Creepy and Little Manson. The play explores the real-life relationship between Charles Manson and legendary gangster Alvin “Creepy” Karpis. The two formed a relationship over guitar lessons during Manson’s second stint in jail, before the crimes he’s best known for organizing.… Read More»

New car smell

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With 25 years of autobody experience under his belt, David Wilson knows cars. But when he and his wife, Natalie, were looking for a business opportunity, opening a garage wasn’t an option that interested them. So Wilson decided he would open a car detailing business. The result is House of Auto Details on Symonds Road,… Read More»

Tuning in

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New community radio station CIOE-FM will soon serve the Cobequid region

A profile of a pioneer

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Bertha Archibald, the first woman to receive
a pharmaceutical diploma from Dalhousie,
displayed heroics during tragedy

Bedford Residents Association makes a comeback

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It’s a Thursday evening in mid-January and eight members of the Bedford Residents Association are at Sobeys on the Bedford Highway around a table in the community meeting room. (It’s just past the milk aisle, if you’re ever looking for it). On the white board is a list they’ve created titled Bedford 2020 Vision. Under… Read More»

A place to remember

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The Bedford branch of the Royal Canadian Legion honours veterans and gives back to
the community they serve

It’s easy being green

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The Bedford Horticulture Society shares its love of gardening and beautifies the community

Community Connectors

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Libraries are more than books; they are a vital resource for the community