Post Tagged with: "Charlotte Street"

Fast & Curious: Short Takes on Random Things

Fast & Curious: Short Takes on Random Things

June 8, 2018 at 9:16 am

Dining Out I’m tired of listening to my own cranky voice complaining about things, so I’m going to start today by talking about three things that have impressed me lately: specifically, meals I’ve had in three local restaurants. There was a time in my life when I dined out regularlyRead More

Sydney Waterfront District: Nutcracker Festival

Sydney Waterfront District: Nutcracker Festival

December 2, 2017 at 10:00 am

Village featuring vendors, children’s activity tent, entertainment, and giant nutcrackers. Charlotte Street, Sydney.

Glowing lights in the dark.

Sydney: Light Up

December 1, 2017 at 6:30 pm

Sydney lights up for the holiday season on Friday, December 1 at 6:30 PM on Charlotte Street. This event is presented by the Sydney Credit Union.

‘John-Be-Gone’ and the National DNA Data Bank

‘John-Be-Gone’ and the National DNA Data Bank

May 24, 2017 at 12:50 pm

It all started with a sentence in a story about one of the men charged in the Cape Breton Regional Police’s “John Be Gone” undercover sting operation. You remember John Be Gone — initiated after complaints from downtown Sydney businesses about sex workers on Charlotte Street, it saw two femaleRead More

Ed's Books and More, Sydney, NS (Photo via Facebook,

Ed’s Books: A Steelworker’s Next Chapter

April 26, 2017 at 12:10 pm

Ed’s Books and More on Charlotte Street in Sydney is a secondhand bookstore with wildly varied stock and many labelled bookshelves in lots of sections—rooms, corners, alcoves, a dead-end book alley. Last Wednesday, while I was there for this article, I almost collided with a customer hectically emerging from theRead More