October 2017 – Issue # 239

YELLOW BALLOONS ARTS TOUR Nova Scotia’s Eastern Shore has a creative collective of talented people who unite art and craft made locally for people to go on an art adventure by walking, biking or driving to open studios and spaces. On Sunday, October 1st from 10 AM–5...

AUGUST 2017 — Issue #237

HAPPY NATAL DAY 2017! Musquodoboit Harbour AREA RATE TAX FATE Prior to HRM Amalgamation in 1996, the County of Halifax had several area rate taxes for various services and purposes. Over the years, area rates for Fire Departments and street lighting were incorporated...

JULY 2017 – ISSUE #236

150 TREES TO MARK CANADA 150 To commemorate Canada’s 150th sesquicentennial year, 150 trees will be planted throughout the district at various public places such as community centres and playgrounds. If you have any particular ideas for a special place or type of tree...

JANUARY 2017 — Issue #230

NS HEATING ASSISTANCE PROGRAM The Provincial Heating Assistance Rebate Program (HARP) provides help to low-income Nova Scotians with the cost of home heating. You qualify for this program if you pay a heating bill for oil, propane, or electricity at your...

DECEMBER 2016 – ISSUE #229 – PEACE ON EARTH

DALTRAC TRAVEL ACTIVITY SURVEY Residents are invited to participate in the Nova Scotia Travel Activity (NovaTRAC) 2016 survey, a research project conducted by DalTRAC, in partnership with the Province and HRM. The survey is the first of its kind in Nova Scotia and...

Akoma – Congratulatory Note

Many thanks to the Akoma Holding and Family Centre for their kind congratulatory message: On behalf of the Akoma Holdings and Family Centre  Board of Directors, we want to congratulate you on your successful campaign for District 2. Your hard work has paid off! We are...