Municipality in the Media

Look here for links to stories about or related to the Municipality of Antigonish and the Antigonish area.

Construction underway on Beech Hill development. The Reporter, September 1, 2015. Excerpt: “Phase two will be another two acres where we’re targeting fast food retailers with drive throughs and/or sit down restaurants. There is room for phase two to occupy 6,000-8000 square feet, which could be broken in multiple buildings. ”

REN hopes to have CEO in place by early November. The Casket, September 3, 2015. Excerpt: “Let’s face it – all of Nova Scotia is facing challenging times when it comes to economic development, so we need someone who is going to be quite exceptional – to kind of lead the charge to make sure that everybody looks at the Eastern Strait area of Nova Scotia first,”

Gas, groceries and coffee. The Casket, August 20, 2015.  Excerpt: “The Municipality of the County of Antigonish was very helpful… it’s a good indicator they’re open for business.”

Minor hockey officials announce $100,000 donation for arena upgrades. 101.5 the Hawk, August 19, 2015. Excerpt: “Federal officials are providing $250,000 toward the project, while provincial officials have committed $25,000; town and county officials will cover the remaining amount.”

Municipality wants to make evolve festival safer.   The Reporter, September 24, 2015.  Antigonish Municipal Council is looking to ensure next year’s Evolve Festival is much safer.

A Balanced Diet:  Setting Kids on the Multi-Sport Path Sport Quarterly, September 2015.  A unique opportunity for 30 youth in Antigonish.

Curling Gets Rocking in Antigonish,   Sport Quarterly, September 2015.  Some St. Francis Xavier University students have started a School of Rock and it is a hit with kids from the Antigonish area.