Two teens charged with robbery, assault after incident at Lower Sackville NSLC

NSLC robbery

Two teens are facing robbery and assault charges after an incident at an NSLC store in Lower Sackville, N.S. Thursday evening. The RCMP responded to a report of a robbery in progress at the store at the Downsview Mall around 6 p.m. Police say a masked teen had entered the store and tried to steal some liquor. They say he then got into an altercation with a store employee and a customer. The teen allegedly mentioned that he had a firearm, but police say he had no firearm in hisRead More

NSLC gives sneak peek of cannabis outlet

NSLC gives sneak peek of cannabis outlet

With just six days to go until recreational marijuana is legal in Canada, the finishing touches are being put on the 12 liquor stores that will be selling cannabis in Nova Scotia. “This is huge,” said Beverly Ware, spokesperson for NSLC. “This is a momentous occasion. We’re the second country in the world that’s legalized cannabis nationally. There’s a huge amount of interest in it, our employees are extremely excited.” According to Ware, 200 employees are now trained and ready to start educating the public about pot. The company saysRead More