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One winning ticket for $9.8 million Lotto 649 jackpot

TORONTO – There is one winning ticket for the $9.8 million jackpot in Saturday night’s Lotto-649 draw, and it was purchased somewhere in Atlantic Canada. 41 more words


Atlantic Canada can expect 4 hurricanes this year: forecasters

Atlantic Canadians can expect a near-normal hurricane season this year, according to the Canadian Hurricane Centre.

Meteorologist Bob Robichaud says 10 to 16 named storms are predicted for the Atlantic Basin, with one to four of them expected to reach hurricane status — two are expected to be major hurricanes. 227 more words


Giving up its past, one layer at a time

Our new/old house hides its stories well, inside its old pantry,  under layers of flowered wallpaper, and beneath the tired shag carpets and patterned linoleum that cover its softwood plank floors. 257 more words

Atlantic Canada

47. Nova Scotia south shore

Nova Scotia has so many interesting destinations! It is hard to choose when you have limited time and want to see as much as possible. One of the “must go” destinations in Nova Scotia for me was the south shore. 534 more words


43. My amazing vacation in Nova Scotia. (Part 1)

I finally had a long-awaited vacation. And of course I spent it on a couch drinking beer on the road! I have always wanted to see a different Canada, something that is not huge and crazy Quebec or Ontario. 966 more words


Career Education in Atlantic Canada - A report submitted to the Council of Atlantic Ministers of Education and Training

Canada’s youth unemployment continues to be disproportionately elevated, our student summer jobless rate has hit the highest level since data has been collected and our youth underemployment rates are the second highest among OECD countries as far too many young adults are caught in precarious, non-permanent jobs that are not commensurate with their education. 777 more words


5 Spring Rituals in Atlantic Canada

  1. We put away the bin of sidewalk salt (but leave out the shovel… just in case)
  2. We unzip our winter coats (but probably only in the afternoon)
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