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  1. Day Tripper: a trip to the harbour's dark side wins over this HaligonianRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | The Chronicle Herald

    ... was the birthplace of Two If By Sea, whose chocolate croissants necessitated a pit stop on every summer trip to Lawrencetown Beach. But I keep hearing about this resurgence of downtown Dartmouth. How it's a great place to live. How there's an actual ...

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  2. Canada Games: Week 1 wraps up for Team Nova ScotiaRead the original story

    Saturday Feb 21 | Nova News Now

    Stephen Clouter, Lawrencetown, HRM, shows off his bronze medal in men's artistic gymnastics high bar following the medal presentation Jan. 19 Mallory Rushton, of Amherst, celebrates a goal against Team Ontario with her line mates during their Feb. 18 game. Pictured behind Rushton is #79, Brianna Hill, of King's-Edgehill School.

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  3. Canada Winter Games: Day 6 competition recap for Hants athletes; look ahead to Day 7Read the original story

    Friday Feb 20 | Nova News Now

    Stephen Clouter, Lawrencetown, HRM, shows off his bronze medal in men's artistic gymnastics high bar following the medal presentation Jan. 19 Mallory Rushton, of Amherst, celebrates a goal against Team Ontario with her line mates during their Feb. 18 game. Pictured behind Rushton is #79, Brianna Hill, of King's-Edgehill School.

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  4. Gymnast wins bronze for Nova Scotia's first medal at Canada GamesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 20 | Nova News Now

    Stephen Clouter, Lawrencetown, HRM, shows off his bronze medal in men's artistic gymnastics high bar following the medal presentation Jan. 19 In Day 6 action Feb. 19y, Lawrencetown, HRM, gymnast Stephen Clouter captured the bronze in the high bar for the province's first medal at the games in Prince George, B.C. Nova Scotia was one of four provinces and/or territories searching for their first medal in action on Thursday afternoon.

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  5. Clouter ends droughtRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 19 | The Chronicle Herald

    Gymnast Stephen Clouter of Lawrencetown won Nova Scotia's first medal at the Canada Winter Games in Prince George, B.C., on Thursday. Clouter won bronze in the horizontal bar.

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  6. Even more snow on the way for parts of Atlantic CanadaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 10 | CBC News

    For when a shovel just doesn't cut it. Phil Bates, who lives along Highway 207 in Lawrencetown, uses a chainsaw to cut the ice from his driveway after one of last week's storms.

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  7. Halifax stamps $60M in waste contracts, avoids monopolyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 4 | Solid Waste and Recycling

    ... when not selecting the lowest bidder by default, one councillor noted that collection Area 7, which covers Lawrencetown, the Chezzetcooks and the Prestons, would cost an additional $9 per week. It's worth the additional cost in order to have a ...

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  8. When a shovel is no match for packed snow, try a chainsawRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 3, 2015 | CBC News

    Bates, who lives in Lawrencetown on Highway 207 in Nova Scotia, used a chainsaw to cut through the packed snow and ice in his driveway on Tuesday. His son, Aaron, is further subduing it with an ice chopper, then shovelling it away.

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  9. Groundhog Day storm 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2015 | Nova News Now

    ... and flash freeze warnings on Monday, Feb. 2. The Annapolis Valley Regional School Board just announced that Lawrencetown Consolidated School will send students home at 11:30 a.m. while Lawrencetown Education Centre, Bridgetown Regional Elementary...

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  10. Nova Scotia-made card game sees steady growthRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2015 | GlobalNews

    ... News show when they first created the game. The Logans often go to Atlanticview Elementary school in East Lawrencetown to catch some of the action where the students playing Rink Ratz on their lunch break. The room is filled with kids playing the ...

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  11. Another baby step forward:' Catie Miller's father on daughter's remains being identifiedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 29, 2015 | Nova News Now

    ... "but it's still hard to believe she's gone." Jason James Johnson, 29, and Kelly Amanda MacDonald, 33, of Lawrencetown both face charges of first-degree murder and indecently interfering with a dead human body. George Edward Hubley, 30, of Sheet ...

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  12. Remains ID'd as those of slain Halifax mother: PoliceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 28, 2015 | CNews

    ... of the Halifax woman who had been missing since July. Jason Johnson, 29, and Kelly MacDonald, 33, both from Lawrencetown, N.S., are charged with first-degree murder, and George Hubley, 30, of Sheet Harbour Passage, N.S., is charged with accessory to ...

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  13. Halifax council awards $60M in garbage contractsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 28, 2015 | CBC News

    ... came in with the lowest prices. In two of the areas - the Cole Harbour/Eastern Passage zone and the Preston/Lawrencetown zone - there was a slim margin between the lowest and second lowest bids. Councillors stepped in and agreed to award the ... 1 comment

  14. Nova Scotia: First major snow storm of 2015 shuts down provinceRead the original story

    Jan 27, 2015 | Nova News Now

    The public works crew in Lawrencetown were fighting a losing battle this morning as high winds moved snow as fast as this John Deere. Environment Canada says expect 30 centimetres of snow and ice pellets today.

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  15. For sale: 170-year-old Lawrencetown church, pews includedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 27, 2015 | CBC News

    The former St. Andrew's Anglican Church in Lawrencetown, N.S., is for sale for $22,000. It would make a nice little seasonal home, the real estate agent tells a caller - and with pews included, there will be plenty of place for company to sit.

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  16. 'Unstable' chemicals stacked in Grand Desert cottage: RCMPRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2015 | The Chronicle Herald

    ... they didn't get the sea view, there is water at the bottom of the property and it's in a great area near Lawrencetown, the agent said. Canadian law requires real estate agents to disclose whether there is anything suspicious about a transaction that ...

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  17. Man charged as accessory in Catie Miller case gets bailRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2015 | The Chronicle Herald

    ... who had a young son, disappeared last July. Police made the arrests in late November and searched properties in Lawrencetown, Goffs and Sheet Harbour Passage. The Crown consented to Hubley's release on a recognizance with two sureties, April Dingle ...

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  18. 'Unstable' chemicals stacked in Grand Desert cottage: RCMPRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2015 | The Chronicle Herald

    ... they didn't get the sea view, there is water at the bottom of the property and it's in a great area near Lawrencetown, the agent said. Canadian law requires real estate agents to disclose whether there is anything suspicious about a transaction that ...

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  19. Man charged in Catie Miller's killing gets bailRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2015 | The Chronicle Herald

    ... who had a young boy, disappeared last July. Police made the arrests in late November and searched properties in Lawrencetown, Goffs and Sheet Harbour Passage. All three accused are due back in Dartmouth provincial court Feb. 3. Johnson and MacDonald ...

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  20. Evacuation order lifted for N.S. homes near dam after repairs completedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 17, 2015 | CBC News

    A mandatory evacuation order has been lifted for 135 homes east of Darmouth along the Little Salmon River from North Preston to Lawrencetown - prompted by the threat of a dam breaching. In an update Saturday afternoon, officials with Halifax Water said the necessary work has been completed and people can start heading home at 5 p.m. AT this evening.

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