Business News

New Commercial Lots For Sale in the Uniacke Business Park

June 30th, 2022

Uniacke Business Park Phase 2 will help meet the growing market demand for commercial land for sale near Halifax. Phase 2 of the Uniacke Business Park expansion is now ready for… Full story

More Development Approved for East Hants

June 8th, 2022

Development continues to grow as 662 residential units are approved in the Enfield to Shubenacadie corridor area. Written by Economic and Business Development Division   New development proposal approved FH Development… Full story

Small Business Week 2021

October 15th, 2021

Written by Economic and Business Development Division The third week of October is Small Business Week, an annual celebration of entrepreneurship. The last 19 months have been an extraordinary time for… Full story

Business Idea Challenge

February 19th, 2021

February 19, 2021 East Hants is partnering with Mashup Lab for a virtual business Idea Challenge. The Idea Challenge, with Mashup Lab, is a virtual program that takes place from… Full story

The Importance of an Online Presence

October 23rd, 2020

Crazy Dog Dehydrated Treats is a local pet store in Mount Uniacke, owned by Shawna OHandley and her brother, Kevin. Shawna started the business at home in 2008 making raw… Full story

Growing & Diversifying During a Pandemic

October 9th, 2020

Last updated 10 October 2020 ATL Dairy, owned by Chris Nelson and located in Milford, Nova Scotia, is a full-service agricultural industry provider for the region. ATL Dairy partners with… Full story

Creating an Omni-Channel Retail Experience

September 25th, 2020

Wendy Tanner is the Owner of Regained Relics Antiques and Collectibles in Shubenacadie. In addition to carrying antique and vintage items, Wendy is the local retailer for Fusion Mineral Paint.… Full story

Come and Explore East Hants

June 30th, 2020

Spectacular natural landscapes and unique experiences await you in East Hants. Whether you live in the community, or you’re planning your visit, you can experience the natural beauty, history, and… Full story

Municipal Office to Reopen June 25

June 24th, 2020

East Hants residents (and all Nova Scotians) have done it, we’ve flattened the curve! On Thursday, June 25, the Municipal Office at the Lloyd E. Matheson Centre will reopen to… Full story

Economic Recovery Plan

June 17th, 2020

The East Hants Economic Recovery Plan is a collaborative effort across the region. Public, private and not-for-profit sector organizations are working together to support businesses that have been impacted by… Full story