Post Tagged with: "Glace Bay"

Glace Bay: Santa Claus Parade

Glace Bay: Santa Claus Parade

December 1, 2017 at 6:00 pm

Santa comes to Glace Bay on Friday, December 1 at 6:00PM. Registration on site – formation at Glace Bay Fire Hall

TALO Cafébar: Glace Bay Christmas with Jay & Lawson

TALO Cafébar: Glace Bay Christmas with Jay & Lawson

November 28, 2017 at 6:00 pm

Stories, Songs & Surprises Glace Bay Christmas is a evening of stories and songs to start the Christmas season off right! Jay will tell an original short story about Christmas in Glace Bay that will make you laugh and make you remember – while Lawson will play some festive tunesRead More

TALO Cafébar: Rob Murphy

TALO Cafébar: Rob Murphy

November 24, 2017 at 7:00 pm

Join us Nov 24 for live #music at TALO Cafébar with the talented Rob Murphy!

Source: CBRM http://www.cbrm.ns.ca/waste-water.html

CBRM ‘Highly Unlikely’ to Meet 2020 Wastewater Deadline

September 27, 2017 at 11:52 am

I (finally) received an answer from the CBRM in response to my wastewater questions. You can read my original story here, but the gist is that when Canada’s new Wastewater System Effluent Regulations (WSER) came into effect on 1 January 2015, municipalities operating water treatment systems that didn’t meet themRead...

Fast & Curious: Short Takes on Random Things

Fast & Curious: Short Takes on Random Things

September 8, 2017 at 10:57 am

DNA Fail I grew interested in the subject of DNA evidence after a number of men convicted during the “John-Be-Gone” sting operation in Sydney were ordered to supply samples to the National DNA Data Bank. I wrote about some of the issues surrounding the collection and retention of DNA evidenceRead More

Election 2017: What Did Cape Breton Just Say?

Election 2017: What Did Cape Breton Just Say?

May 31, 2017 at 12:20 pm

What a night. Full disclosure: I went to bed at midnight, before everything was done and dusted but as the less interesting option — another Liberal majority — was looking very  likely. I say “less interesting” because the Danish television show Borgen has convinced me the only interesting governments areRead More

‘Dishpan Parade’ Brings Back Memories of Radio

‘Dishpan Parade’ Brings Back Memories of Radio

May 3, 2017 at 1:18 pm

Folklorist Ian Brodie’s presentation last week at The Old Sydney Society on the locally produced CJCB program “Dishpan Parade” and its spin-off, the Cape Breton Songs Contest, brought back great memories of radio, especially its heyday locally in the ’40s and ’50s. CJCB was the only game in town then,Read More

Why? Because It’s Business Cape Breton!

Why? Because It’s Business Cape Breton!

February 22, 2017 at 2:00 pm

It’s Wednesday and you know what that means — time to beat the Business Cape Breton (BCB) drum! This week we’ve learned that BCB is both an outside organization immune to the rules governing departments of the Cape Breton Regional Municipality AND the CBRM’s “economic development entity,” immune to theRead More