Theatres across North America have been struggling to survive during COVID-19, but one showplace in Cape Breton is lifting the curtain again, thanks to the remarkable generosity of the community, and an outside-the-box fundraiser in which the theatre’s very future was at stake.
A big show of support for Mi’kmaq fishers was held in New Brunswick on Saturday, as more than 100 people gathered at Saint John’s city hall, showing their support for their fellow Indigenous Maritime fishers in Nova Scotia.
Newfoundland and Labrador is reporting another travel-related case of COVID-19. Health authorities say the new case involves a man from eastern Newfoundland in his 50s who had returned home after working in Alberta.
Hurricane Epsilon is expected to stay far offshore as it moves towards the southern Grand Banks today, but the storm will produce large waves along the southern shores of Nova Scotia and Newfoundland later tonight and into Sunday.