LARRY’S RIVER– For some, a retirement of rest and relaxation isn’t in the cards – and that’s by choice. This applies to Mary Delorey and Bob Weber of Larry’s River, who took on a huge challenge and entrepreneurial venture after ‘retiring’ from the regular workforce. But it’s something they didn’t plan on.
Our editorial takes a look at how the recently announced staff and service cutbacks to our local libraries will affect the community as a whole. We have a special Op-Ed on the menu this week as Chef Michael Smith discusses the importance of involving all five senses when it comes to sustenance for seniors. It's also a uniquely busy week for feature columns as we have a trio on-tap with Ray's Opinion, Bay Sighs and Gardening with Goutweed all in attendance. And don't miss all of our photo coverage from Remembrance Day services and ceremonies from around the area. This week's edition of your Guysborough Journal is ready and waiting.
GUYSBOROUGH – On November 5, 1949 Guysborough marked a milestone in area history: the opening of the Guysborough Memorial Hospital on Belmont Hill, in the former summer home of Henry Marshall Tory, donated to the community for that purpose.
GUYSBOROUGH – Anaconda Mining Inc. announced an update to its Mineral Resource Estimate on Oct. 31, with test results showing its Goldboro mine site the largest gold deposit in the province.
After 21 years
CANSO – The Eastern Communities Youth Association will shut its doors for good on October 31; a great loss for the community of Canso and the youth that call it home.
GUYSBOROUGH – After only one bid came in to build a new compost facility for the Municipality of the District of Guysborough -- at a higher cost than council was comfortable with -- the municipality requested and has received at extension on the project to next year.
GUYSBOROUGH – In a post-election period characterized by deepening East-West divisions in Canada, Pieridae Energy Ltd. sees the Goldboro LNG project as one way of building bridges.