Ah Pugwash, where the washer toss is a way of life for area residents.
One such resident, Springhill Institute correctional manager Hugh Allan, takes washer toss so seriously that he’s willing to throw a few punches over the game.
A video called Pugwash Washer Toss Brawl was uploaded to YouTube on July 30 and had over 2,600 views as of press time.
Newlyweds Ashley MacDonald and Brennan Macdonald were partying down with their wedding reception guests at Liscombe Lodge when the unthinkable happened; no more running water.
Ashley tells me that general manager Karen Wenaus personally arrived at the party to advise she and Brennan that their well had run dry.
Recent efforts by Arnold McNamara, a baseball coach in Port Hawkesbury who nominated his town in a contest sponsored by Kraft to win a $25,000 award for a community project, are being viewed by some locals with a jaundiced eye.
The Kraft Celebration Tour nomination submitted by Arnold offers Dan Willie Baseball Field as the deserving recipient of the cash, to be used for lighting.
The Amherst couple convicted of failing to provide the necessities of life for their young son in December have each been sentenced to one year house arrest.
Lacy Maloney, 22, will have scheduled access visits with both her children. Her partner, Mitchell Chapman, also 22, will have access visits with the son he has with Lacy.
Some parishioners are fretting that St. John the Evangelist, an Anglican godbox in the sleepy village of Diligent River, Cumberland County, may be on its last legs.
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