Pictou Golf Course

The grass is now taller than some people. Traces of where the putting greens were are almost non-existent. The Pictou Harbour Golf Club was a mainstay for many residents of Pictou County for decades. One resident of Pictou connected to the Grohmann Knives company was known to play a round every single day until just […]

News Print, News Delivery

July 1st. Canada Day. 151st marking of confederation. Historical reflections. July 1st will mark another historical moment of sorts. It might be viewed as significantly small by many. To my hometown of New Glasgow and the surrounding communities it’s six day a week newspaper will print the same as competitor The Pictou Advocate as a […]

Confessions of an Arcade Mall Rat

Eight Quarters, an hour or so of time, an escape. Long before I even started to split my time between the Westside of New Glasgow and Pictou┬áLanding, I was a bona-fide certified nerdified Friday Night Mall Rat. For years I was one of the regulars at the Highland Square Mall’s Arcade. I would usually lose […]