Local Tastes Send Booze Sales Soaring

Long Story Short If you’re having trouble keeping track of all the new local beer, spirits, wines and ciders lately, you’re not alone. Nova Scotians are falling in love with local drinks, sending sales through the...

Facebook Page PEI Jobs Gets Picked Up By Government

Long Story Short A P.E.I. woman who started a popular Facebook page to help people find work has decided to hand over the site to the province for free. Christy Morgan started the page PEI Jobs...

Uniacke Square Duo Launch Produce Delivery Startup

Two young men living in Uniacke Square are looking to make a healthy difference in their community. Mikel Kelsie and Cortrell Thomas are the founders of Square Roots, a fresh produce delivery service that sources its goods...

Miramichi Tries To Retain Former Reputation As Animation Hub

Long Story Short Miramichi, once the province's greatest hope for an animation and gaming hub, is trying to hold onto its former reputation, even if the sector has taken a nosedive from its peak in...

Tapping Into The Craft Beer Industry

There's something brewing in western Newfoundland, and it's sure to make craft beer lovers hoppy — and it fulfils the dream of an entrepreneur who has wanted to sell his own suds for decades. Western Newfoundland Brewing...

Kinduct Joins Other N.S. Startups Expanding… H/T TCH

Travis McDonough loves being able to leave his office, jump on his bike and pedal five minutes to Stanford University. The founder and CEO of Halifax-based Kinduct Technologies moved to the San Francisco area last...

Francophone Fridays: Charlottetown Coffee Shop Starts… H/T CBC

Timothy's offers a space for French speakers around noon each Friday. A coffee shop in downtown Charlottetown has begun hosting a gathering of French-speakers every Friday, after the owner noticed an increasing number of Francophones...

Fredericton Software Firm Hiring 145 New Team Members

Long Story Short A Fredericton technology company is looking to add 145 new jobs to create and expand an Aboriginal software testing company. Professional Aboriginal Testing Organization was set up by Keith McIntosh, the co-chief executive...

Halifax Man Testing Residential Battery For Tesla: H/T CBC

Powerwall designed to store, release electricity for savings. Trevor Hennigar’s house near the Armdale Rotary is the first in Nova Scotia to host a Powerwall, a stationary, rechargeable and approximately four-foot-high lithium-ion battery made by...

New band, Old Favourites

With decades of experience between them, Wayne Nicholson and the East Enders have played just about everywhere on the East Coast in all sorts of beloved bands, but they say this new one has...

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