I was happy to attend an announcement this morning made by Minister Randy Delorey at Autism Nova Scotia’s Bedford location to launch the QuickStart Program, which is being piloted in Halifax. The province is investing $2 million in this project over the next four years. Cynthia Carroll,...

The Annual Member's Statement Ceremony that my office and I host is the highlight of our year. It is our chance to say thank you to those special individuals in our community who either give back through volunteerism, open businesses that help our community or...

It is with excitement and great pleasure that I share a program that has only been implemented in a few local pharmacies, one being the Rockingham Guardian pharmacy on Farnham Gate Road. #TheBloomProgram is the mental health and addiction community pharmacy partnership program in Nova Scotia. The program's main focus...

I had a great time yesterday handing out certificates and meeting the young, rising stars of #ClaytonParkWest during the graduation for Future Stars Learning Centre. #FutureStars has been a staple daycare in Clayton Park West for 10 years thanks to Linda Liao, a passionate and devoted entrepreneur. The kids sang...

The Halifax North West Trails Association is excited to be hosting their first Annual 'Footprints Event' that will provide people with the opportunity to learn more about active living in their community and win some great prizes! The event will be held on June 9, from...

I had a great time at the Lebanese Cedar Festival this weekend. It was the first year at their new home on Dunbrack Street. I cannot wait until the church is complete, as it looks beautiful from the outside. As always, the food and dancing was spectacular. I always...

It turned out to be a gorgeous, sunny day for our 5th Community Clean-Up in Clayton Park West. Over 20 volunteers, and passerby’s who joined in, tackled Dunbrack Street, Farnham Gate Road, Knightsridge Drive, Kearney Lake Road and various other neighbouring roads to pick up garbage. We supplied...

On behalf of Prostate Cancer Canada Atlantic Region, we encourage you to attend the Annual Father’s Day, 'Do It For Dad’s Walk Run' taking place on Sunday, June 16 at the Canada Games Centre. The event starts at 9:30 a.m. Registration is at 8 a.m. The Do...

There is a strong value in creating conditions in Nova Scotia to allow youth to be involved in the development of places to visit, live and grow. For that reason, there is an ongoing online survey created to capture the perspectives of youth on ways that...