"I would like to recognize Wendy Gillespie and Pampered Paws Inn of Hammonds Plains. It's a B&B specializing for people and their dogs. Pampered Paws has been a part of the Hammonds Plains community for 13 years, offering a unique inn experience. They offer various services,...

"Mr. Speaker, I would like to recognize Cathy Burton of Hammonds Plains. Cathy began her career as a physical education teacher, went on to teach in the classroom and now she is a vice-principal. During these years, she also coached many school teams and began coaching...

  "Mr. Speaker, I'd like to recognize Bret Himmelman. Bret is a 19-year-old who began canoeing at 15 after his grandfather dropped him off at the Maskwa Aquatic Club, as a non-member, to stay in shape for hockey. He quickly fell in love with the sport...

Hammonds Plains youth will help create bicycle racks with support from the province's sustainable transportation grant program, Connect2. Chester-St. Margaret's MLA Hugh MacKay, on behalf of Energy Minister Geoff MacLellan, announced today, Nov. 29, $18,000 for GPI Atlantic to support their Connecting Community program and the...

Hammonds Plains Heritage Day Congratulations. September 25, 2017 MR. BEN JESSOME « » : I just want to take a brief moment to acknowledge the hard work and success of the Hammonds Plains Area Business Association and the Hammonds Plains Community Centre on the work they...

Its that time of year again, Hockey Season is just around the corner and Young Nova Scotians across the province are lacing up their skates and hitting the ice. To suit up kids this season, I will be joining MLA Brendan Maguire and Sportwheels Sports Excellence...

Each year I participate in the Marathon of Sport, an all-day fundraiser. All funds raised at the event are donated to the Special Olympics Canada Foundation. Throughout the day, I will be competing alongside local Special Olympics athletes in a variety of sports such as...

Every year, official greetings from the Premier are sent to Nova Scotians across the province to commemorate significant birthdays and wedding anniversaries.  Milestones meeting certain criteria can warrant notification from Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II, the Governor General, the Prime Minister, the Lieutenant Governor of Nova Scotia,...

Winter can be just as fun as summer in Nova Scotia. There are endless outdoor activities available in and around the city. We’re close to great downhill skiing and snowboarding options and we’re home to numerous cross country skiing and snowshoeing trails. For those who...

Don’t hit the roads this winter without a winter emergency kit in your car. Here are a few items that you should include in your kit: A shovel You never know when you’ll get stuck or caught up in some heavier-the-expected snow. A shovel is key to...