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Blog: June 2013 Archives

A New School for Membertou

Darren Googoo, Director of Education

Posted by Robert Doublett

Membertou is getting a new elementary school.

Construction of the Kindergarten to Grade 6 school has just started .

Darren Googoo is Director of Education at Membertou, he spoke with George Mortimer  today about the school and what it means to the community.

Listen audio (runs 5:39)

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Another Boil Order for CBU and NSCC

Fred Tilley: Principal at NSCC Marconi Campus

Posted by Robert Doublett

Staff at Marconi Campus are working with the Department of Environment to investigate the water supply.

Regular testing has found coliform bacteria in the water.

Cape Breton University is on the same system; so it too is under the order.
Fred Tilley is the Principal at Marconi Campus, he says this is the third boil order in 6-weeks.

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Graduation 2013

Joy MacNeil

Posted by Robert Doublett

It's that time of year, when students don their caps and gowns; and march across the stage to receive their high school diploma's.

For a group of graduates in Cape Breton, the road to that auditorium stage was long and winding.

Seventy-five adults from Sydney, New Waterford area and the Northside are graduating today.

One of those successful students is Joy McNeil of Alder Point.

Listen audio (runs 5:50)

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