Shubenacadie Sam Ready to Greet Visitors

**** DNR Release Shubenacadie Sam Ready to Greet Visitors Nova Scotians are invited to celebrate Groundhog Day with Shubenacadie Sam – in person and virtually – for the groundhog’s annual forecast from Shubenacadie Wildlife Park on Thursday, February 2. Shubenacadie Wildlife Park’s well-known groundhog will emerge from a burrow at 8 a.m. People may attend […]

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Transport Canada Recall – 2023013 – GENERAL MOTORS

**** Recall via Transport Canada Transport Canada Recall – 2023013 – GENERAL MOTORS Issue Issue: On certain vehicles, a problem with the fuel pump may cause reduced fuel flow to the engine. If this happens, you may notice engine hesitation and the check engine light may turn on. This could also result in a sudden […]

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Weather seems to have a real and measurable effect on our mood

**** Info via Environment Canada Are you SAD? Weather seems to have a real and measurable effect on our mood. The winter season, with fewer daylight hours and the associated lack of sun exposure, can have a profound impact on our spirit. We may start feeling what we often call the “winter blues”. When someone […]

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Weekly Traffic Advisories (Jan 27)

Weekly Traffic Advisories (Jan 27) Note: Each week the local listings are expanded and updated. During the week new and updated tasks are added. Every week a new post is started with fresh info but previous posts may be still valid.   **** Municipal Release Road Closure – Gottingen Street Location: Gottingen Street, between Cogswell […]

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This week the Halifax Regional Police Traffic Unit issued 113 tickets in relation to speeding and other motor vehicle-related offences

**** HRP Media Release Police issue 113 tickets for speeding and other vehicle-related offences ​ This week the Halifax Regional Police Traffic Unit issued 113 tickets in relation to speeding and other motor vehicle-related offences. ​ Monday to Wednesday, members of the HRP Traffic Unit issued 113 summary offence tickets: 10 for speeding, 22 for […]

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A person, driving a white Volkswagen Jetta, was observed removing catalytic converters from vehicles parked at two businesses in Middleton

**** RCMP Media Release Do you recognize this person or the Volkswagen Jetta? In the early morning hours of January 7, 2023, this person, driving a white Volkswagen Jetta, was observed removing catalytic converters from vehicles parked at two businesses in Middleton. Anyone with information, or who recognizes the Jetta or person, is asked to […]

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Shelburne RCMP is investigating a fatal crash that occurred on Hwy. 203 in Lower Ohio

**** RCMP Media Release Shelburne RCMP investigating fatal crash Shelburne RCMP is investigating a fatal crash that occurred on Hwy. 203 in Lower Ohio. On January 26, 2023, at approximately 1:25 a.m., Shelburne RCMP, fire and EHS responded to a report of a single vehicle crash on Hwy. 203 in Lower Ohio. RCMP officers learned […]

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HRP are advising pedestrians and motorist to use caution due to the current weather conditions throughout the region / Ferry services sustained

**** HRP Media Release Traffic Advisory ​ Halifax Regional Police are advising pedestrians and motorist to use caution due to the current weather conditions throughout the region. ​ Given the current rain and wind we are experiencing, we have received a number of reports throughout the region of loose debris in and around the roadways […]

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Wind and Rainfall warning in effect

**** Info via Environment Canada Rainfall warning in effect Total rainfall: 25 to 50 mm, possibly up to 70 mm for Halifax and southwest. Locations: Mainland Nova Scotia Time span: Starting in the southwest early Thursday morning and reaching eastern mainland Nova Scotia by noon. Rain at times heavy will taper to showers Thursday evening. […]

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