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  1. Eat, drink, experience our awesome province in fallRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Chronicle Herald

    ... surf in Nova Scotia 12 months a year, and they say the fall is an especially beautiful time," says Sullivan. "Lawrencetown Beach has fabulous surfing in the fall." Tidal Bore Rafting Park in Urbania is open through October 31 each year, and has been ...


  2. New cash targets pancreatic cancerRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | The Chronicle Herald

    ... was an Anglican priest who was born in Halifax and his first pastoral charge was in Porters Lake, Seaforth and Lawrencetown. "Like so many, and my father was the same, he chose not to have any treatment at all because he was told basically, 'Why ...


  3. Lake Echo woman gets 5 years in prison for killing man while driving drunkRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 5 | GlobalNews

    A woman whose husband was killed by a drunk driver last year burst into tears Thursday as a Halifax-area judge handed down a five-year prison sentence in the case. Burnett's 55-year-old husband, Mark Burnett, was killed July 10, 2013 when his SUV was hit head-on by a car shortly before 6 a.m. near Lawrencetown beach.


  4. Nova Scotia: Five yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 4 | Nova News Now

    A 21-year-old Lake Echo woman has been sentenced to five years in prison for killing a man while being impaired behind the wheel. Kyla MacLellan had pleaded guilty to impaired driving causing death and impaired driving causing bodily harm in April, following a head-on collision that killed 55-year-old Mark Burnett near Lawrencetown beach last year.


  5. 'We have to stop this,' says drunk driving victim's widowRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 4 | CBC News

    Andrea Burnett's husband, Mark, died after his vehicle was hit by a drunk driver in July 2013. Kyla MacLellan has received a five-year prison sentence for impaired driving in a crash that killed a 55-year-old man near Lawrencetown Beach last year.


  6. 'I take full responsibility' says drunk driver Kyla MacLellanRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 27 | CBC News

    ... College. MacLellan was driving a Honda Civic that collided with a sport utility vehicle on Highway 207 near Lawrencetown Beach in July 2013. Two women, including MacLellan, were in the other car. Both women were ejected from the vehicle and sent to ...


  7. Second time aroundRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 8, 2014 | The Chronicle Herald

    ... want to redo it themselves to give it new life. Recently I was introduced to a company, Clover Restorations in Lawrencetown, and what potential I noticed there for people to own a trendy new addition to their home. Niall Carr is a certified painter ...


  8. A bit of whimsy: real estate and gathered bits inspire Annapolis artistRead the original story

    Jul 30, 2014 | Nova News Now

    ... Williams, and Canard. - Heather Killen photo Victoria Zern opened Whimsical Bits and Pieces Gallery and Shop in Lawrencetown in June. This home-based gallery features her Storybook Vignettes, handmade storybook houses, inspired by the real homes she ...


  9. Volunteers to staff six rural fire stations until fallRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 29, 2014 | The Chronicle Herald

    ... as the emergency service juggles manpower to fill gaps left by vacations, The Chronicle Herald has learned. Lawrencetown, Chezzetcook, Goffs, Seabright, Black Point and Harrietsfield-Sambro stations will all operate 24 hours a day with volunteers ...


  10. Illegal campers 'destructive' to Lawrencetown Beach, say surfersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 29, 2014 | CBC News

    People who surf at Lawrencetown Beach say a wooded area on the beach is being ruined because of illegal camping, which has been going on for years.


  11. Great acts lined up, favorite events return to Annapolis Valley ExRead the original story

    Jul 25, 2014 | Nova News Now

    ... Sass Jordan performs on Friday night, and country singer Jason Blaine rounds up the line-up on Saturday night. Lawrencetown's 88th annual Annapolis Valley Exhibition, running August 11 through 16, is shaping up to be another week to remember. Rachel ...


  12. Dog saves the day for woman inside Nova Scotia home that catches fireRead the original story

    Jul 24, 2014 | Cape Breton Post

    ... contained the blaze inside. Bridgetown Fire Chief Randy Sheridan said that volunteers from Bridgetown, Lawrencetown, Annapolis Royal and Middleton responded to the fire. They were able to save the family home, although there is fire and smoke damage ...


  13. Annapolis RCMP: Vehicles targeted for thefts againRead the original story

    Jul 21, 2014 | Nova News Now

    ... to a two-vehicle collision. No injuries were reported, but both vehicles had to be towed --July 16 at 544 p.m. Lawrencetown. Dirt bike drivers are reported to be riding erratically in the area, a patrol was made but didn't locate the vehicles. ...


  14. Updated: Power still out morning after Annapolis County forest fireRead the original story

    Jul 13, 2014 | Nova News Now

    ... on the scene of a forest fire off Highway 10 near Nictaux since just after 3 p.m. July 12. Middleton, Nictaux, Lawrencetown, Kingston, Springfield, Kingston, New Germany and Department of Natural Resources firefighters have been involved in the ...


  15. Marijuana's martyr: Marc EmeryRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 9, 2014 | Vancouver Courier

    ... August. Shortly before he's scheduled to speak at the Maritimes United for Medical Marijuana music festival in Lawrencetown, Nova Scotia, Marc Emery heads to town for a bite to eat. The 47-year-old well known pot activist orders chowder for lunch, ...


  16. Maxine Cochran, Nova Scotia's first female cabinet minister, diesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 8, 2014 | The Chronicle Herald

    ... host/interviewer for CBC-TV in Halifax and later taught home economics at Queen Elizabeth High School. Born in Lawrencetown, Annapolis County, she was the public relations director at the IWK children's hospital when it opened in 1970.


  17. Cochran made history in Nova Scotia politicsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 8, 2014 | The Chronicle Herald

    ... host/interviewer for CBC-TV in Halifax and later taught home economics at Queen Elizabeth High School. Born in Lawrencetown, Annapolis County, she was the public relations director at the IWK children's hospital when it opened in 1970.


  18. ANNAPOLIS: Food bank on the move againRead the original story

    Jul 2, 2014 | Nova News Now

    ... seniors who just can't make ends meet, to people with large families." This food bank serves residents from Lawrencetown through Granville Ferry, extending to both mountains. The next nearest food banks are in Nictaux, Kingston and Annapolis Royal, ...


  19. No shortage of drag racing actionRead the original story

    Jul 1, 2014 | Journal-Pioneer

    ... Dragster class ran two divisions, and Ashley (Taz) Walker from Sackville, N.S., defeated Rebecca Lawrence from Lawrencetown, N.S., in the A Division. In the B Division, Kristen Cantwell from Bras d'Or, NS edged out Logan Power from Sackville, N.S., ...


  20. Lawrencetown Beach gets 3 international lifeguards for patrolsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 28, 2014 | CBC News

    Jesse Outram, from Australia, is one of three lifeguards hired on exchange to help patrol Lawrencetown Beach in Nova Scotia.