The recent, unusual power outage that hit the area from Pugwash to Wallace was not just an inconvenience. The inconsistency of the power supply and its impact as power suddenly surged back to life took a toll in the community.
Watch for activity on the Pugwash waterfront this week as members of the Pugwash Yacht Club prepare their premises for the summer season.
People are still buzzing about the unusual power failure that started Sunday evening. To use the word unusual is quite appropriate given the cause, the reach and the effect.
The Pugwash Fire Department has finally confessed their members have been working while naked. Perhaps that explains why you seldom see Pugwash firefighters at community social events.
As pleasant as it is to have warm, dry weather, this is also grass fire season. The Springhill Fire Department faced four calls in the week, and the Pugwash Department responded to another yesterday afternoon.
Weather and ground conditions made for a perfect opening day at Northumberland Links today. One of the earliest players on the course described it as "surprisingly dry."