Antigonish, Nova Scotia

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coast of Cape Breton Island to its end at Trunk 4 in St. Peter's. An extension of Highway 104 to Sydney (Sydney, Nova Scotia) has been proposed in the past. Biography Day was born in Antigonish, Nova Scotia and raised in the small Cape Breton (Cape Breton Island) town of Port Hawkesbury, Nova Scotia. He got his first part-time job at age 14 as a radio DJ for the local radio station, CIGO-FM in Port Hawkesbury, Nova Scotia. birth_date Lamb attended Edmonton County Grammar School, and later Lamb joined the oil industry, which resulted in him working in Libya and Canada, where he attended St. Francis Xavier University in Antigonish, Nova Scotia. This developed his amateur interest in acting into a professional level, performing at Canada's Stratford Festival (Stratford Shakespeare Festival) in 1975–76.


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offers a four year program as well. Eòin Baoideach of Antigonish published the monthly Gaelic magazine ''An Cuairtear Òg Gaelach'' ("The Gaelic Tourist") around 1851. The world's longest-running Gaelic periodical ''Mac Talla'' (Echo), was printed by Eòin G. MacFhionghain for eleven years between 1892 and 1904, in Sydney (Sydney, Nova Scotia). Eòin and Seòras MacShuail, believed to be the only Black people black


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in Antigonish fall under the jurisdiction of the Strait Regional School Board. Antigonish is home to three public schools: Dr. John Hugh Gillis Regional High School, St. Andrew Junior School and the Antigonish Education Centre. There has been a large Scottish Gaelic revival in the area and as of September 2013, more than 260 children in Antigonish were studying Gaelic at 4 of the local schools. Sports and culture The annual Antigonish Highland Games have been held since

Boucher - Auld's Cove (Auld's Cove, Nova Scotia) - Canso Causeway Early life Hiram Blanchard was born in West River, Nova Scotia on January 17, 1820 to father Jonathan Blanchard and mother Sarah Goggins. Hiram attended the same school as his brother, Jotham Blanchard, Pictou Academy. After graduating, Blanchard began studying law at Guysborough, Nova Scotia with future Nova Scotia House of Assembly member William Frederick DesBarres and was admitted to the bar

, France. He received his Masters of Philosophy in Politics from the University of Cambridge, studying at Darwin College (Darwin College, Cambridge) in Cambridge, England. thumb Bilingual sign (File:Benacadie Glen.jpg), Cape Breton, Nova Scotia A. W. R. MacKenzie


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3.8% population_blank2_title Census Rankings  - ''Census divisions''  Subdivision A  Subdivision B  - ''Towns''  Antigonish (Antigonish, Nova Scotia)  - ''Reserves''  Pomquet & Afton 23 (Pomquet and Afton 23, Nova Scotia) population_blank2 7,730 (470 of 5,008) 6,509 (562 of 5,008) 4,236 (766 of 5,008) 361 (3,453 of 5,008) The town of Antigonish (Antigonish, Nova Scotia) is home to Saint Francis Xavier University . Antigonish County is also home to Pomquet Village (Pomquet), a small Acadian village dating back to 1774. Early life McKenna was born in Apohaqui (Apohaqui, New Brunswick), New Brunswick, Canada. He was raised in the home of his grandparents, who lived adjacent to his parents, because his large family could not be wholly housed in his parents' home. After completing high school in Sussex, New Brunswick, he completed a bachelor's degree at Saint Francis Xavier University in Antigonish (Antigonish, Nova Scotia), Nova Scotia. He began graduate studies (Master's degree) at Queen's University in Kingston (Kingston, Ontario), Ontario, but after working for a stint with Allan MacEachen he took MacEachen's advice that most politicians are lawyers and enrolled in law school at the University of New Brunswick in Fredericton (Fredericton, New Brunswick). After he obtained a law degree, he moved to Chatham, New Brunswick, and began the practice of law. He became famous and something of a folk hero, particularly among Acadians, as the defence lawyer in the high-profile murder case of famous New Brunswick boxing champion, Yvon Durelle, in what was a widely publicized case. Kentville until 1997-8 was one of seven Nova Scotia towns (along with Riverport (Riverport, Nova Scotia), Berwick (Berwick, Nova Scotia), Canso (Canso, Nova Scotia), Antigonish (Antigonish, Nova Scotia), Lunenburg (Lunenburg, Nova Scotia) and Mahone Bay (Mahone Bay, Nova Scotia)) to own its own electricity distribution utility within town limits - the '''Kentville Electric Commission'''. When the other six joined into the Municipal Electric Utilities of Nova Scotia in January 1998,Kentville instead sold its utility to Nova Scotia Power , a privately owned generator and distributor whose service area covered the rest of the province. Biography John Lent was born on July 8, 1948, in Antigonish, Nova Scotia. The Writers Union of Canada, member page for John Lent He is the son of Harry and Adrienne (Brown) Lent and is one of seven siblings (Susan, Michael, Harry, Francis, Timothy, Mary-Lou). Lent married the painter Jude Clarke in 1981. Educated at the University of Alberta, B.A. (with honors), 1969, M.A., 1971, where he was a student of Sheila Watson (Sheila Watson (writer)), Lent pursued doctoral studies at York University, 1971-75, including field work in British Columbia, on Malcolm Lowry and Spatial Form. * Glace Bay (Glace Bay, Nova Scotia) has the Savoy Theatre, a cultural centre for Cape Breton Island. * Antigonish (Antigonish, Nova Scotia) has Festival Antigonish Summer Theatre, and Theatre Antigonish Antigonish. *x20px (File:Nova Scotia 103.svg) Highway 103 (Nova Scotia Highway 103) -- Highway 102 interchange at Halifax (Halifax Urban Area) - Bridgewater (Bridgewater, Nova Scotia) - Barrington Passage (Barrington, Nova Scotia) - Yarmouth (Yarmouth, Nova Scotia) *x20px (File:TCH 104.svg)x20px (File:Nova Scotia 104.svg) Highway 104 (Nova Scotia Highway 104) - Trans-Canada Highway -- New Brunswick border - Amherst (Amherst, Nova Scotia) - Truro (Truro, Nova Scotia) - New Glasgow (New Glasgow, Nova Scotia) - Antigonish (Antigonish, Nova Scotia) - Canso Causeway - St. Peters (St. Peters, Nova Scotia) (TCH designation only between NB (New Brunswick) border and Canso Causeway) *x20px (File:TCH 105.svg) Highway 105 (Nova Scotia Highway 105) - Trans-Canada Highway -- Canso Causeway - Baddeck (Baddeck, Nova Scotia) - Marine Atlantic ferry terminal at North Sydney (North Sydney, Nova Scotia) (to Newfoundland (Newfoundland and Labrador)) *20px (File:Nova Scotia 3.svg) Trunk 3 (Nova Scotia Trunk 3) -- Halifax (Halifax Urban Area) - Upper Tantallon (Upper Tantallon, Nova Scotia) - Chester (Chester, Nova Scotia) - Lunenburg (Lunenburg, Nova Scotia) - Bridgewater (Bridgewater, Nova Scotia)-Liverpool (Liverpool, Nova Scotia) - Shelburne (Shelburne, Nova Scotia) - Barrington Passage (Barrington, Nova Scotia) - Yarmouth (Yarmouth, Nova Scotia) *20px (File:Nova Scotia 4.svg) Trunk 4 (Nova Scotia Trunk 4) -- Wentworth (Wentworth, Nova Scotia) - Truro (Truro, Nova Scotia) - New Glasgow (New Glasgow, Nova Scotia) - Antigonish (Antigonish, Nova Scotia) - Port Hawkesbury (Port Hawkesbury, Nova Scotia) - St. Peter's (St. Peter's, Nova Scotia) - Sydney (Sydney, Nova Scotia) - Glace Bay (Glace Bay, Nova Scotia) *20px (File:Nova Scotia 5.svg) Trunk 5 (Nova Scotia Trunk 5) -- Millville Boularderie (Millville Boularderie, Nova Scotia) - Boularderie East (Boularderie East, Nova Scotia) *22px (Image:NSRoute336.PNG) Route 336 (Nova Scotia Route 336): Upper Musquodoboit (Upper Musquodoboit, Nova Scotia) - Dean (Dean, Nova Scotia) - Newton Mills (Newton Mills, Nova Scotia) - Eastville (Eastville, Nova Scotia) - Springside (Springside, Nova Scotia) *22px (Image:NSRoute337.PNG) Route 337 (Nova Scotia Route 337): Antigonish (Antigonish, Nova Scotia) - Morristown (Morristown, Antigonish County, Nova Scotia) - Cape George (Cape George, Nova Scotia) - Georgeville (Georgeville, Nova Scotia) - Malignant Cove (Malignant Cove, Nova Scotia) *22px (Image:NSRoute340.PNG) Route 340 (Nova Scotia Route 340): Hebron (Hebron, Nova Scotia) - Deerfield (Deerfield, Nova Scotia) - Weaver Settlement (Weaver Settlement, Nova Scotia) - Carleton (Carleton, Nova Scotia) - Richfield (Richfield, Nova Scotia) - Pleasant Valley (Pleasant Valley, Yarmouth, Nova Scotia) - Forest Glen (Forest Glen, Nova Scotia) - Corberrie (Corberrie, Nova Scotia) - Weymouth (Weymouth, Nova Scotia) *Sunrise Trail -- Amherst (Amherst, Nova Scotia) - Tidnish Bridge (Tidnish Bridge, Nova Scotia) - Tidnish (Tidnish, Nova Scotia) - Lorneville (Lorneville, Nova Scotia) - Port Howe (Port Howe, Nova Scotia) - Pugwash (Pugwash, Nova Scotia) - Wallace (Wallace, Nova Scotia) - Malagash (Malagash, Nova Scotia) - Tatamagouche (Tatamagouche, Nova Scotia) - Pictou (Pictou, Nova Scotia) - River John (River John, Nova Scotia) - Westville (Westville, Nova Scotia) - New Glasgow (New Glasgow, Nova Scotia) - Northumberland Ferries (Northumberland Ferries Limited) - Caribou (Caribou, Nova Scotia) - Antigonish (Antigonish, Nova Scotia) - Doctors Brook (Doctors Brook, Nova Scotia) - Lower Barney's River (Lower Barney's River, Nova Scotia) - Morristown (Morristown, Nova Scotia) - Cape George (Cape George, Nova Scotia) - Georgeville (Georgeville, Nova Scotia) - Malignant Cove (Malignant Cove, Nova Scotia) - Tracadie (Tracadie, Nova Scotia) - Havre Boucher (Havre Boucher, Nova Scotia) - Auld's Cove (Auld's Cove, Nova Scotia) - Canso Causeway Early life Hiram Blanchard was born in West River, Nova Scotia on January 17, 1820 to father Jonathan Blanchard and mother Sarah Goggins. Hiram attended the same school as his brother, Jotham

coast of Cape Breton Island to its end at Trunk 4 in St. Peter's. An extension of Highway 104 to Sydney (Sydney, Nova Scotia) has been proposed in the past. Biography Day was born in Antigonish, Nova Scotia and raised in the small Cape Breton (Cape Breton Island) town of Port Hawkesbury, Nova Scotia. He got his first part-time job at age 14 as a radio DJ for the local radio station, CIGO-FM in Port Hawkesbury, Nova Scotia. birth_date Lamb attended Edmonton County Grammar School, and later Lamb joined the oil industry, which resulted in him working in Libya and Canada, where he attended St. Francis Xavier University in Antigonish, Nova Scotia. This developed his amateur interest in acting into a professional level, performing at Canada's Stratford Festival (Stratford Shakespeare Festival) in 1975–76.


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; * Claude McKay, ''Harlem Shadows'' * Hughes Mearns, ''Antigonish (Antigonish (poem))'', often called "The Little Man Who Wasn't There"; inspired by reports of a ghost of a man roaming the stairs of a haunted house in Antigonish (Antigonish, Nova Scotia), Nova Scotia; first published on March 22 by Franklin Pierce Adams in his ''New York World'' column; later a popular song * Louise Pound, ''American Ballads and Songs'' '''CFXU-FM


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cable news television channel. The programs were cancelled in June 2009.arts major-changes-ahead-at-cbc-news article1182898 "Major changes ahead at CBC News". ''The Globe and Mail'', June 19, 2009 CBC News Sunday has won several Gemini Awards. Scott was raised in Liverpool (Liverpool, Nova Scotia), Nova Scotia, and attended a number of higher-learning institutions, including St. Francis Xavier University


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, Nova Scotia Halifax , New Glasgow (New Glasgow, Nova Scotia), Stellarton (Stellarton, Nova Scotia), Antigonish (Antigonish, Nova Scotia), Pictou (Pictou, Nova Scotia), Westville (Westville, Nova Scotia), Trenton (Trenton, Nova Scotia), St. Mary's (St. Mary's, Nova Scotia) - Antigonish (St. Martha's Regional Hospital) Heliport (List of heliports in Canada#6) CDY5 Antigonish (Antigonish, Nova Scotia), Nova Scotia - Career Although he continued to play

nights at square dances across Nova Scotia, MacMaster began a career as a station agent and telegrapher for the Canadian National Railway to support himself and his family. In 1943, he made his first radio broadcast from the town of Antigonish (Antigonish, Nova Scotia), Nova Scotia in 1948. In the 1970s, he played regularly on Canadian television; CBC Television's ''Ceilidh'' show. After his retirement from the railroad

in Antigonish (Antigonish, Nova Scotia), Nova Scotia, Carleton University in Ottawa (Ottawa, Ontario), Ontario, the University of Winnipeg and the University of Manitoba. He worked as a financial-government analyst, and at one stage worked for the Auditor General of Canada. Scott also held membership in a number of environmentally-oriented groups, including the ''Naturalists Society'' and the ''Solar Energy Society of Canada''. Early life and career Born in Sydney


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Lamb attended Edmonton County Grammar School, and later Lamb joined the oil industry, which resulted in him working in Libya and Canada, where he attended St. Francis Xavier University in Antigonish, Nova Scotia. This developed his amateur interest in acting into a professional level, performing at Canada's Stratford Festival (Stratford Shakespeare Festival) in 1975–76.


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(writer) Sheila Watson , Lent pursued doctoral studies at York University, 1971-75, including field work in British Columbia, on Malcolm Lowry and Spatial Form. * Glace Bay (Glace Bay, Nova Scotia) has the Savoy Theatre, a cultural centre for Cape Breton Island. * Antigonish (Antigonish, Nova Scotia) has Festival Antigonish Summer Theatre, and Theatre Antigonish Antigonish. *x20px (File:Nova Scotia 103.svg) Nova Scotia Highway


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cable news television channel. The programs were cancelled in June 2009. "Major changes ahead at CBC News". ''The Globe and Mail'', June 19, 2009 CBC News Sunday has won several Gemini Awards. Scott was raised in Liverpool (Liverpool, Nova Scotia), Nova Scotia, and attended a number of higher-learning institutions, including St. Francis Xavier University in Antigonish (Antigonish, Nova Scotia), Nova Scotia, Carleton University in Ottawa (Ottawa, Ontario), Ontario, the University of Winnipeg and the University of Manitoba. He worked as a financial-government analyst, and at one stage worked for the Auditor General of Canada. Scott also held membership in a number of environmentally-oriented groups, including the ''Naturalists Society'' and the ''Solar Energy Society of Canada''. Early life and career Born in Sydney (Sydney, Nova Scotia), Nova Scotia, Gallivan began his broadcast career at a local radio (Independent Local Radio) station in Antigonish, Nova Scotia while attending St. Francis Xavier University. Whiles at St. Francis Xavier, he was once room mates with Hollywood film director, Daniel Petrie. He taught high school algebra and Latin in Antigonish following graduation and took a stint in the Canadian Army before returning to continue his broadcasting career. Nova Scotia *Antigonish (Antigonish, Nova Scotia): Derived from the Mi'kmaq (Mi'kmaq language) word ''nalegitkoonechk'', meaning "where branches are torn off". *Baddeck (Baddeck, Nova Scotia) '''The StFX Student Union''', known as ''The U'', represents the students at St. Francis Xavier University in Antigonish, Nova Scotia, Canada. It is a student run organization, it represents over 4000 students and it provides many services and activities. ''The U'' sits as a voting member on the federal lobbying group CASA (Canadian Alliance of Student Associations) and provincial lobbying group ANSSA (Alliance of Nova Scotia Student Associations). "Rethinking Development: Local Pathways to Global Wellbeing," the ''Second International Conference on Gross National Happiness'' was held in Antigonish, Nova Scotia June 20–24, 2005, co-hosted by Genuine Progress Index Atlantic (proceedings online); the Coady International Institute; Shambhala; the Centre for Bhutan Studies; the Province of Nova Scotia; the Gorsebrook Research Institute at Saint Mary's University; and the University of New Brunswick. The son of Allan McDonald and Christina Cameron, he was educated at Saint Francis Xavier University and called to the Nova Scotia bar in 1855. McDonald married Sarah Smith in 1856. He practiced law in Antigonish, Nova Scotia. McDonald represented Antigonish County in the Legislative Assembly of Nova Scotia from 1859 to 1863. In 1872, he was named Queen's Counsel. Lamb attended Edmonton County Grammar School, and later Lamb joined the oil industry, which resulted in him working in Libya and Canada, where he attended St. Francis Xavier University in Antigonish, Nova Scotia. This developed his amateur interest in acting into a professional level, performing at Canada's Stratford Festival (Stratford Shakespeare Festival) in 1975–76.

Antigonish, Nova Scotia

'''Antigonish''' ; "The Big Town" is a Canadian (Canada) town in Antigonish County, Nova Scotia. The town is home to St. Francis Xavier University and the oldest continuous Highland games outside of Scotland. It is approximately one hundred miles (161 km) northeast of Halifax (Halifax, Nova Scotia).

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