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

    Friday Jul 25 | 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 ...

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

    Thursday Jul 24 | 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 ...

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

    Monday Jul 21 | 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. ...

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

    Sunday Jul 13 | 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 ...

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

    Wednesday Jul 9 | 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, ...

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

    Tuesday Jul 8 | 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.

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

    Tuesday Jul 8 | 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.

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

    Wednesday Jul 2 | 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, ...

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  9. No shortage of drag racing actionRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 1 | 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., ...

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

    Saturday Jun 28 | CBC News

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

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  11. Bent on buggiesRead the original story

    Jun 23, 2014 | Nova News Now

    ... electronics technician and a year later was transferred to St. John's with his wife the former Judy Bragg from, Lawrencetown. The Gushues have three children, all born in St. John's, and in 1975 the family returned to Nova Scotia where Jim worked as ...

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  12. Eastern Shore, Yarmouth, Acadian shores offer unique summer family experiencesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2014 | The Chronicle Herald

    ... next year, so that's really neat," says Sullivan. The Eastern Shore is known for its incredible surfing at Lawrencetown Beach, but Sullivan says he loves the area for its "unspoiled wilderness." "I think it's one of the most scenic drives in the ...

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  13. Three 'world-class' lifeguards coming to Nova ScotiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2014 | CBC News

    ... who have worked on Australia's Gold Coast, one of the most popular surfing spots in the world. He says Lawrencetown Beach can offer similar conditions to Australia's east coast, but with a much smaller population of surfers. "They call the Gold ...

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  14. Graduation day PhotoRead the original story

    Jun 9, 2014 | Truro Daily News

    ... fun photo with props following the Nova Scotia Community College Truro campus's graduation ceremony on Monday. Lawrencetown's Devin Handspiker-Wade couldn't stop smiling while his family was taking pictures following Monday's convocation ceremony ...

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  15. 2014 Nova Scotia Community College Truro campus...Read the original story

    Jun 9, 2014 | Truro Daily News

    ... Hoogen pause for a photo following Monday's Nova Scotia Community College Truro campus convocation ceremony. Lawrencetown's Devin Handspiker-Wade couldn't stop smiling while his family was taking pictures following Monday's convocation ceremony for ...

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  16. Annapolis Valley Regional School Board member named president of provincial groupRead the original story

    Jun 5, 2014 | Nova News Now

    ... "I am honoured to have been elected as president of NSSBA," said Ritchie, who represents the Bridgetown and Lawrencetown area on the Valley school board. "I am looking forward to working together with educational partners on behalf of the boards in ...

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  17. Curly Girl Runs: You deserve a break, but just a short oneRead the original story w/Photo

    May 19, 2014 | The Chronicle Herald

    A runner heads out along the Atlantic View Trail near Lawrencetown, part of the course for the Ocean Breeze Trail Run to be held on June 14. Signing up for an upcoming event is the best way to stay motivated following a big race.

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  18. Historic Nova Scotia resort gone, but its spirit lives onRead the original story w/Photo

    May 19, 2014 | Truro Daily News

    ... fire departments. "I immediately put mutual aid into play," he said. "I brought in North Queens, Bear River, Lawrencetown, Bridgetown, Middleton, and Port Lorne. "When we arrived on scene at approximately 4:30 the structure was fully engulfed and ...

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  19. at the Galleries: Exquisite tribute to beloved motherRead the original story w/Photo

    May 16, 2014 | The Chronicle Herald

    Sculptor Luigi Costanzo's piece Rebirth and Regeneration is seen at his East Lawrencetown home .

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  20. Making a Mark: Students to tackle stereotypes while meeting neighboursRead the original story

    May 6, 2014 | The Chronicle Herald

    ... Auburn Drive High School, will take a three-day tour of the surrounding communities, including North Preston, Lawrencetown, Cherry Brook, Mineville, East Preston, Cole Harbour and Eastern Passage. Global Tour aims to break down stereotypes among ...

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