Over 30% of Nova Scotians self identify as having a disability, the highest percentage in Canada. Disabled people are the largest minority in Nova Scotia and accessibility is a major priority for our provincial government, with the Access by Design … [Read more...] about Celebrating the International Day of People with Disabilities
Farmers aren’t exactly surprised to learn that they often face the ire of commuters when they need to take their farm equipment onto Nova Scotia’s roads and highways. What does surprise them is the number of motorists who would rather risk their own … [Read more...] about FARM SAFETY NOVA SCOTIA LAUNCHES “ONE ROAD” CAMPAIGN
Nov 25th marks the International Day For the Elimination of Violence Against Women. The theme this year is “Orange the World: Fund, Respond, Prevent, Collect!” There are many amazing organizations in Truro and Colchester County that are doing serious … [Read more...] about Acknowledging International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women with the Colchester Sexual Assault Clinic
Gift-giving is an art that takes time to master. Whether you know someone deeply or you are just the barest acquaintances, giving them an amazing, meaningful, delightful gift to show you care is almost always the goal. In partnership with the … [Read more...] about Colchester County Holiday Gift Guide
I don't know about you, but coffee is an essential part of my morning! Whether you like it hot, cold, iced or flavoured, there are many options out there for you to try! In fact, right here in Truro, Nova Scotia, we have a few local coffee shops that … [Read more...] about Happy World Coffee Day!
Are you looking for fun events and activities to help close out your summer? We have complied 10 great ways to get the most out of August here in Colchester! The Truro Busker FestFamily Friendly The Truro Buskerfest Festival is coming back … [Read more...] about 10 Things To Do This August In Colchester
Summer is officially here, which means it’s time to start planning your summer adventures! Whether you like to camp at a site or in the woods, or if you’re just in it for the hike, The Trail Shop has all the essentials (& more!) that you need for … [Read more...] about Camping Month @ The Trail Shop!
Friday, June 24th, 2022 is National Food Truck Day, and all over Canada, food trucks are getting ready to celebrate - which is why were highlighting three of Colchester's best FOOD TRUCKS! Why not support local & eat a deliciously unique meal at … [Read more...] about National Food Truck Day!
It’s every parent’s concern: What’s the best way for your child to spend his or her free time during summer and school breaks? To some, it’s a time for children to play and have fun. For others, it’s an opportunity for kids to hone their … [Read more...] about Summer Day Camp Guide
The 16th annual Colchester Bike Week is only days away, starting June 4th and going until June 12th. Colchester Bike Week promotes and celebrates cycling, and is a great way to get your bike dusted off from the winter months, and start riding into … [Read more...] about Colchester Bike Week June 4th-12th