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The Rural Access to Physical Activity (RAPA) Action Team made this video in order to show people from other communities the challenge of getting around East Preston actively and safely, the impact the situation has on the community.... Read full article
by Black Cultural Centre for Nova Scotia on December 03, 2019
The Board of Directors and Staff of the Black Cultural Society / Centre along with Board Chair, Craig Smith and Executive Director, Russell Grosse, offer sincere condolences on the passing this week of a community Historian, Leader and Trailblazer.... Read full article
by Nova Scotia on November 07, 2019
Order of Nova Scotia Recipient 2019: Francis Dorrington [New Glasgow]
by Nova Scotia on November 07, 2019
Growing up in a racially segregated Nova Scotia in the 1930’s and 40’s, Francis Dorrington wasn’t able to drink coke with his teammates in a restaurant after winning a basketball game. ... Read full article
by Nova Scotia on November 07, 2019
Order of Nova Scotia Recipient 2019: Dr. Elizabeth Cromwell (Posthumous) C.M. [Birchtown]
by Nova Scotia on November 07, 2019
Dr. Elizabeth Cromwell, C.M. is an African Nova Scotian and a Black Loyalist descendant of great strength, vision and perseverance. She spent the majority of her career as a Caseworker Supervisor with the Shelburne County Children’s Aid Society. ... Read full article
by Victor NYANGULE on November 01, 2019
EXPRESS MOVING is proud to announce the launch of their new website
by Victor NYANGULE on November 01, 2019
EXPRESS MOVING's new website provides a clear message of who they are and the service they provide for people within Canada with needs of moving (both local moving and long distance moving), storage, packaging service, box delivery and much more.... Read full article
by Nova Scotia College of Social Workers on October 31, 2019
We recognize outstanding achievements in social work at our annual awards banquet. We celebrated our social work award winners at the 2019 Conference & AGM. Nova Scotia social workers who meet the criteria for these awards...... Read full article
by Amplify East on October 04, 2019
Bridget Williams shares with Amplify East
by Amplify East on October 04, 2019
Bridget is from the community of East Preston and was coming home to die (Stage 4 Cancer). She turned her situation into something victorious by creating 21 self-help books to help others. ... Read full article
by Victor NYANGULE on August 26, 2019
Ransomware: Prevent your computer from being infected
by Victor NYANGULE on August 26, 2019
This week on “African Nova Scotia Directory," correspondent Victor NYANGULE writes about the growing cyber threat called ransomware, a type of malware that locks up a victim's files and denies access to a computer system until money is paid.... Read full article
by Victor NYANGULE on August 05, 2019
Top 4 Web Design Trends Businesses Should Care About
by Victor NYANGULE on August 05, 2019
Did you know that in business, the very first impression matters? Wondering?! Of course, it matters and I am NOT talking about “your elevator pitch.” It only takes a person few seconds estimated 0.05 seconds to form an opinion about your website.... Read full article
by Victor NYANGULE on August 05, 2019
Web Design Tricks to Use to Grow Your Business
by Victor NYANGULE on August 05, 2019
Do you know that growing any business is tough? You've got to think about a lot. Worrying about product creation, marketing strategies and growth plans, all in the same day. ... Read full article
by Africville Heritage Trust on August 02, 2019
The Africville Heritage Trust Scholarship Recipients
by Africville Heritage Trust on August 02, 2019
The following individuals are the recipients of the 2019 Africville Heritage Trust Scholarship. Each candidate has been awarded a scholarship of $1000... Read full article
by Kilah "Ki” Rolle on June 11, 2019
This Is North Preston: A Community Response
by Kilah "Ki” Rolle on June 11, 2019
My intention was to write review of the documentary film This Is North Preston, but when I learned that there were residents of North Preston who were protesting the Halifax showings of the film, I decided to expand my research scope.... Read full article
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