October 2, 2014

Cover Articles, On the Cover

ON THE COVER–The Lemon Bucket Orkestra

This balkan-klezmer-gypsy-party-punk-super-band, a fifteen-piece wave of sound, started as a quartet of buskers in Toronto in 2010.

LBO performances are more than just musical concerts: they are eruptions of wild joy, a celebration of tradition and culture expressed with explosive punk spirit … adventurously multicultural. In 2013, their debut full-length album “Lume Lume” was nominated for 4 Canadian Folk Music Awards. And Deep Roots audiences are in for an experience of their very ...

Cover Articles, The Who's Who

ROBERT LEE: The General Consultant

(Huge apologies to Lucas White, Robert Lee and Mike Butler from Grapevine staff for getting the ...

Cover Articles, Mike Uncorked

Some Novel Ideas for the Months Ahead!

Faithful readers of my column, as well as friends and family, all know that this is my ...

Cover Articles, Recipes

Butternut Squash Soup

Working in the herb garden this past weekend, I came across my planting of sage.  Waiting ...

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SNEAK PREVIEW OF THE  FUNDY FILM AUTUMN 2014 SCHEDULE

We think this year’s Fundy Film Autumn schedule is an exciting series and we hope you do too! We also want you to know that the Fundy Film ...

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Strawberry Rhubarb Crumble

Chef Dave Smart  |  Front & Central   902-542-0588 | frontandcentral.com With strawberry and rhubarb season wrapping up, I got to thinking ...

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Gaspereau School says thanks to Longspell Farm

With the help of very enthusiastic students and dedicated parent volunteers, Gaspereau Valley Elementary is revitalizing its school garden.  ...

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ROOTS & WINGS: Be Not Too Hard

Remember that old Joan Baez song, “Be Not Too Hard….for life is short”? Maybe it’s time we did just that.  As parents there is so much pressure ...

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NEANDERTHAL MAN RETURNED

Letter to The Grapevine: NEANDERTHAL MAN RETURNED The Neanderthal Man that Charles A. Stultz made in 1931 was taken from my front porch on March ...

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The Landscape of Grand Pré has its own official brandmark!

This brandmark was created for the Society in partnership, and with support from, the Municipality of the County of Kings and the Nova Scotia ...

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Thank you to the White Rock Community Centre

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BBQ fundraiser

On April 26, the Orchard Valley United Church youth group had a BBQ fundraiser in front of the Wolfville church. Thanks to all who purchased our ...

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Novel Ideas For The Summer!

My addiction to reading has reached a new level. I read before bed, I read before my work shifts start. I read at the dentist’s office, while my ...

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Interested In Getting Your Hands Dirty?

Gain some volunteer hours down at the Acadia Farm, where we practice organic farming on produce that supplies Acadia’s own Wheelock Meal Hall. At ...

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Classic Bouillabaisse

Bouillabaisse originally was a stew made by Marseille fishermen using the bony rockfish that they were unable to sell to restaurants or markets. ...

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NORTH MOUNTAIN MARKET

May 10 to October 11 | Harbourville After many months of planning, the North Mountain Market will become a reality … every Saturday morning. The ...

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Asparagus Soup

Chef Dave Smart | Front & Central 902-542-0588 | frontandcentral.com Asparagus Asparagus is poking its head up: bright-green spears of ...

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Anonymous Gift Card

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Pothole Repair

 By Pamela Swanigan Nova Scotia: 2014-’15 total road-maintenance investment, $235 million. (Major construction $70 million, asphalt and ...

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Trip to the Vet

After work, I met my husband at the vet’s office. We had booked the last appointment of the work day to discuss my dog’s biopsy results with the ...