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Latest Colchester County, Nova Scotia Stories

2014-10-09 08:30:01

-Follow along at Stanfield's.com, as testicular cancer survivor Mark MacIntyre streaks across Canada to raise awareness and funds for below-the waist cancers- TORONTO, Oct.

2013-02-17 23:02:02

The Nova Scotia Salmon Association is maximizing the benefits of the U.S.

2009-09-23 11:00:00

All currencies are in Canadian dollars HALIFAX, Sept. 23 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - Nova Scotia Power and its technology partner OpenHydro have unveiled a 1-megawatt (MW) tidal turbine which they will deploy in the Bay of Fundy this fall as part of Nova Scotia's tidal power test facility.


Word of the Day
mitraille
  • Small missiles, especially grape, canister, fragments of iron, and the like, when fired, as upon an enemy at close quarters.
  • To fire mitraille at.
The word 'mitraille' comes from the Old French 'mitaille', meaning 'small coins', sometimes used to mean 'scrap iron'.