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Sara Connors

Journalism Grad, Certified ESL Instructor, Cat Mom



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C.B. Mi'kmaq community helping Attawapiskat First Nation overcome suicide attempts

A Maritime Mi'kmaq community is offering a helping hand to the Attawapiskat First Nation as it tries to overcome a rash of suicide attempts that are drawing national concern. Eskasoni First Nation had a suicide crisis of its own in 2009 when a rash of young people took their own lives in the span of weeks.

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New Windsor-West Hants arena construction well underway, facility expected to open this fall |...

WINDSOR, N.S. - Construction is underway for the much-anticipated West Hants sports complex, one of the first large-scale municipal projects for the soon-to-be-consolidated regional municipality of Windsor and West Hants. Windsor-West Hants chief administrative officer Mark Phillips said the complex is slated to open this October, a year after construction began on the estimated $14.6-million facility.

Nova Scotian filmmaker passionate about telling the stories of African Canadian women, changing...

For Nova Scotia filmmaker Sylvia D. Hamilton, it's the voices in history we don't often hear that ring the loudest. Throughout history, black women's voices were especially ignored; smothered by the overarching and much more popular narrative of male crusaders, conquerors and settlers, their stories buried beneath European patriarchal achievements, fallacies and ideas.

Play aims to get people talking about sexual assaults | SaltWire

A social justice play that will examine themes of sexual violence and slut shaming is coming to the Glasgow Square Theatre. Produced by Pictou County Women's Resource and Sexual Assault Centre (PCWRSAC), Slut: The Play follows the journey of Joey Del Marco, a teenage girl who is sexually assaulted in New York.

Trendy's Clothing is successful for many reasons | The Casket

When Michelle MacDonald was in her early 20s, she promised herself she'd own her own business before she was 30. Not only did MacDonald open Trendy's Clothing store by the time she was 29, but she's been able to stay in business

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