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Local news for Dominion, NS continually updated from thousands of sources on the web.

Friday Jul 18 | The Chronicle Herald

The rise, fall and legacy of Sydney's Moxham Castle

Built in 1900 and abandoned in the early 1940s, Moxham Castle may soon be converted into a hotel.


Related Topix: Home Listing, Lorain, OH, Canada

Wed Jul 02, 2014

Squamish Chief

Peace Tower Memorial Chamber to get new altars for remembrance books

With less than a month to go before the centennial of the start of the First World War, the government is rushing to spruce up the Memorial Chamber in the Peace Tower.


Related Topix: Canada

Tue Jul 01, 2014

Cape Breton Post

Cape Bretoners beat the heat on Canada Day

The hot temperature was no problem for children at Marion Bridge's Canada Day celebrations as a homemade waterslide was the perfect remedy for the 30 C temperatures.


Related Topix: Life, Holidays, Canada Day, Canada

The Globe and Mail

Canada marks the Confederation countdown as it celebrates 147th birthday

A Canadian flag is reflected in a car window during the annual Canada Day parade in Montreal, Tuesday, July 1, 2014.


Related Topix: Canada, North America, World News, Life, Canada Day, Holidays, Stephen Harper,

Mon Jun 30, 2014

Edmonton Journal

Canadians knew how to party even on the first Canada Day

Before we say Sam Gagner didn't pan out with the Edmonton Oilers, now that he's been traded to Tampa for Teddy Purcell then quickly off-loaded to Arizona for a 2015 stocking-stuffer draft pick in a cap move, who failed who here? Del Hankinson has a copy of the Toronto Globe newspaper from July 1, 1867, the first day of a new nation called Canada.


Related Topix: North America, Canada, World News, Life, Holidays, Canada Day,

Sun Jun 29, 2014

The Fountain Pen

Monents of Canadian Spirituality

Though only about 20% of Canadians attend church, there is a uniquely Canadian spirituality that won't go away.


Related Topix: North America, Canada, World News,

Sat Jun 28, 2014

The Winnipeg Free Press

We are Canadian...

Fred Chartrand / The Canadian Press file Canada s birthday recipe fireworks and pop stars.

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Related Topix: North America, Canada, World News, Pop/Rock, Life, Canada Day, Holidays, The Guess Who

Fri Jun 27, 2014

Prince George Citizen

Sketches of the key personalities at the Charlottetown Conference in 1864

A look at some of the key players in the Charlottetown Conference 150 years ago, which led to Confederation three years later.


Related Topix: Canada, Central County, Scotland, Strathclyde County, Scotland, World News, United Kingdom,

Thu Jun 26, 2014

CBC News

Peace Tower concert to honour Canada's First World War sacrifice

Dominion Carillonneur Dr. Andrea McCrady, who was named the Dominion Carillonneur in 2008, plays the Peace Tower Carillon every weekday at noon and on request.


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