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  1. Trial date set for Glace Bay men accused of murderRead the original story

    45 min ago | Cape Breton Post

    A Supreme Court trial date was set Wednesday for two Cape Breton men facing a charge of second-degree murder. Thomas Ted Barrett, 40, and Morgan James MacNeil, 24, both of Glace Bay, will now stand trial beginning Sept.

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  2. Greyhounds name assistant coachRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | SooToday

    MacLean was introduced on Wednesday as the team rounded out its coaching staff for the upcoming Ontario Hockey League season. MacLean joins the team after serving as head coach with Dunaujvarosi Acelbikak in Hungary last season.

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  3. Funeral for Flora MacDonald set for Sunday in OttawaRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Truro Daily News

    The funeral for the late Flora MacDonald will be held this Sunday at 2 p.m. at Christ Church Cathedral in Ottawa. Flora MacDonald of Ottawa speaks after receiving the Pearson Peace Medal fromGovernor General Adrienne Clarkson at a ceremony at Rideau Hall in Ottawa, Friday, March 24, 2000.

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  4. The truth about 'Flora Syndrome'Read the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | MacLeans

    Flora MacDonald, who died at age 89 in the early-morning hours of July 26 in Ottawa, was a trailblazer for women in politics. So, in the outpouring of admiration on her passing, tributes from women still fighting in the political trenches stood out.

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  5. Swilers bid one of four Kraft Project Play finalistsRead the original story

    16 hrs ago | Telegram

    A nomination from the Swilers Rugby Club in St. John's has been named one of four national finalists for the Kraft Project Play program, which will award one community a grand prize of a quarter of a million dollars for a recreation facility upgrade. Nominations from groups in North Sydney, N.S., Salt Spring, B.C. and London, Ont., are the other finalists.

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  6. $161 million development plans for Bankstown AirportRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | The Age

    A 41-hectare slice of Bankstown Airport would be transformed into a "business park and family leisure destination", under a $161 million proposal that could herald a wave of redevelopment at the site. With the state government considering new transport links to the area, a company owned by billionaire property investor Bob Ell is teaming up with the airport to put forward a plan for what they are calling the "Bankstown Business Estate" .

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  7. Glace Bay daycare will remain openRead the original story

    18 hrs ago | Cape Breton Post

    Cass Roach, director of the Jewels and Gems Day Care, sat down with children, from left, Jordan Mauger, Dean Smith and Sophie Pilling, while they ate their lunch, Tuesday. A month after announcing they would be closing and selling the building in order to deal with a mounting deficit, officials with the daycare have found a way to cope with their financial challenges and will continue to provide care to Glace Bay area children.

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  8. Red Cross closing Glace Bay depotRead the original story

    18 hrs ago | Cape Breton Post

    The Canadian Red Cross is shutting down a satellite program in Glace Bay that offers short-term loans of health and home-care aids. The Canadian Red Cross Sydney building on Upper Prince Street is the only location of the organization's health equipment loan program in the area now that the society has closed down its volunteer-run Glace Bay depot.

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  9. Widow of North Sydney man killed in accident relieved no charges will be laidRead the original story

    18 hrs ago | Cape Breton Post

    Suzanne Cordy breaks down in tears, relieved that there will be no charges in the death of David Walsh, her partner of 23 years. Nova Scotia's independent Serious Incident Response Team released its report last week on a collision between a Cape Breton Regional Police Service vehicle and the 66-year-old retired volunteer firefighter on April 4. Walsh was assisting police and emergency responders after a child fell from the second-floor window of a neighbouring house.

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  10. Woman stabbed in North SydneyRead the original story

    18 hrs ago | Cape Breton Post

    At 10:30 a.m., police learned of an altercation on King Street, between two females who were known to each other. A 25-year-old woman was found suffering from what appeared to be a non-life-threatening stab wound.

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  11. Results of mercury test relieves Membertou womanRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | The Chronicle Herald

    Shylo Marshall wasn't sure what to expect when she sent away a lock of her hair to be tested for mercury late last year as part of a Health Canada survey on First Nations food, nutrition and the environment. She got the results back - along with most of the hair - on Monday and was relieved to find that her mercury levels did not exceed national guidelines.

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  12. A nice ring to it: Bells of Baddeck a love story in song, dramaRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | The Chronicle Herald

    Alexander Graham Bell wasn't just the inventor of the telephone. He was a part-time Nova Scotian, a teacher for the deaf and he was hopelessly in love with his wife, Mabel.

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  13. Plea date set for North Sydney manRead the original story

    20 hrs ago | Cape Breton Post

    A North Sydney man is now expected to enter pleas to a host of offences during a provincial court appearance on Aug. 10.

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  14. Sydney Mines man to enter pleas on assault chargesRead the original story

    20 hrs ago | Cape Breton Post

    Jason Matthew Gillis, 28, is charged with two counts of assault causing bodily harm, two counts of breaching court orders, and single counts of aggravated assault and assault. He is charged in connection with an incident May 31 at the Emera Centre Northside during which two men reported being assaulted.

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  15. Bail hearing scheduled for Southside Boularderie manRead the original story

    20 hrs ago | Cape Breton Post

    Brent Michael MacSween, 29, is charged cultivation of marijuana; four counts of careless storage of a firearm; four counts of possessing a firearm without a licence; three counts of possession of a firearm knowing he not have a licence; two counts of breaching court orders; and one count of careless storage of ammunition.

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  16. Indian Brook man to enter plea on break and enter chargeRead the original story

    20 hrs ago | Cape Breton Post

    An Indian Brook man will be back in Sydney provincial court in August to enter pleas on charges stemming from incident in Louisbourg.

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  17. N.S. legions get boost for capital projectsRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | The Chronicle Herald

    "We provide support to legions for some of their capital projects," Education Minister Karen Casey said last week in making the announcement on behalf of the Municipal Affairs Department.

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  18. Cape Bretoners continue to remember Flora MacDonaldRead the original story

    Yesterday | Truro Daily News

    In the heart of the 1979 federal election campaign, Joyce MacDougall was learning the political ropes as a first-time Progressive Conservative candidate in the riding of Cape Breton-The Sydneys. Flora remembered: Flora MacDonald, right, campaigned with Cape Breton-The Sydneys Progressive Conservative candidate Joyce MacDougall, centre, in Sydney during the 1979 federal election campaign.

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  19. New Manly Sea Eagles coach Trent Barrett to offer club a fresh start in 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Sydney Morning Herald

    After years of political infighting, Manly officials have taken the unusual step of appointing an outsider in Trent Barrett as coach in a bid to provide the Sea Eagles with a fresh start next season. Only twice in the last 50 years have Manly been coached by someone who did not play for the club - Graham Lowe from 1990 to 1992 and Peter Sharp, whose tenure from 1999 to 2003 included the three years of the ill-fated Northern Eagles merger with North Sydney.

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  20. Jewels and Gems Daycare defies the odds, remains openRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | CBC News

    Catherine Roach, the director of Jewels and Gems, says the community of Glace Bay has played a large role in supporting the business. July 31 was supposed to be the last day for Jewels and Gems after 36 years in business.

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