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Rosanne Bland, Editor
Joyce Steadman, Bookkeeper

26 Beamish Road
Mount Uniacke, NS B0N 1Z0
902-452-0603

NOTICE TO ALL RESIDENTS OF MOUNT UNIACKE AND BEYOND

We have a request from one of our readers and we are hoping that someone out there can assist.
The following is the message we received: “Hello. I’m not sure if you could help me but my elderly father is a big fan of a singer/songwriter in your community. Her name is Judy Eldridge and she has a song that my dad loves called Angels on the Water. We have recently moved dad into an extended care facility and the tape he had with this song on it has gone missing. Through internet searches I

SCOLIOSIS

I’d like to tell you a story about a pretty great kid.

JessicaMeet Jessica, she is 11 years old and soon to be twelve. She is in grade 7 at UDS where she recently joined the running club. She also is learning to ride horseback – western – and is hoping to find a piano teacher soon.
Like any other girl her age she loves life. She is very creative and loves to draw, paint and sew. She has a fantastic sense of humour and strives to make others laugh –

WISHGIVERS FUNDRAISER

Gospel Concert, Saturday, October 18 7PM
Uniacke Baptist church
200 Etter Road, Mount Uniacke

FREE WILL OFFERING

Refreshments will be served

Come and enjoy an evening with local talent including:
Nancy & Blake Bowman
Nancy Hatt & Crissy Lynch
Donnie Lake
ECMA Nominee – Joseh Lake
Jim Sampson an dStan Horton
Leona Sibbins & Family

WISHGIVERS FUNDRAISER

You are invited to make a donation to WISHGIVERS, in memory of a loved one and place a special angel on the MEMORIAL ANGEL TREE
Uniacke Baptist Church, 200 Etter Road, Mount Uniacke
Saturday, December 6 7PM
“Evening of Carols and Special Readings”

Refreshments and Fellowship

To register your donation and for further information please contact: Bertha 902-256-2151 or Sandra 902-757-2400
no later than NOVEMBER 14th

HOUSING OPTIONS FOR LOWER INCOME NOVA SCOTIANS

The provincial government offers a number of programs to help lower income households maintain, acquire or rent safe, adequate and affordable housing. Through housing authorities they own and operate over 12,000 rental housing units for families and seniors. Rent is based on household income. The provincial government also has grants and loans for home repairs and additions, as well as mortgage funds to purchase or build modest houses.

GRANTS FOR HOME REPAIRS
Provincial Housing Emergency Repair Program provides grants of up to $5,000 to lower income households to carry out emergency, health and safety related repairs to their

Free Paper Shred Event for Residents

Saturday, October 25, 2014

Event Location Event Time

Uniacke District School 9 AM to 12 PM
551 Highway #1 Mount Uniacke

Elmsdale Superstore 1:30 pm to 4:30 pm
295 Highway 214, Elmsdale

These are 3-hour events – based on a first-come first-served basis.
The events

THE POPPY BLITZ

PoppyThe POPPY BLITZ will be on Friday, October 31. Legion members will be at various businesses in our community. The Legion “Day of Remembrance” Church Service will be held on Sunday, November 9 at 11:00am at Uniacke Baptist Church. Wreaths will be sold starting in October. Sellers will be contacting people already on their list. Anyone else wishing to purchase a wreath may call the Branch at 866-4022. Your name and number will be passed on to a seller to contact you. Crosses are $35.00 and Wreaths are $45.00.
The REMEMBRANCE