Member Statements

February 25, 2020 – Great work by all the volunteers for a very successful Bingo for Tallahassee school.

February 25, 2020 – Congratulations to 1o years of Seniors by the Sea.

February 21, 2020 – Amazing volunteerism in the Fenyvesi family.

February 21, 2020 – Thank you Chris Peters for all that you do in Eastern Passage.

February 20, 2020 – Bringing awareness and recognition to the Save Little Harbour Facebook Group

October 30, 2019 – Thank you to the amazing staff at the Legislature. You are amazing!

October 29, 2019 – Our constituency works together for the betterment of everyone.

October 28, 2019 – Thank you to Deborah Coatman for all of your hard work in helping bring a free bookshelf center to South Woodside Elementary School.

October 28, 2019 – Taking a moment to recognize the Eastern Passage and Area Business Association

October 25, 2019 – Thank you to our community for banding together to help Jason Selby.

October 23, 2019 – Congratulations to Michelle Kempton for receiving the Senate 150 award.

October 23, 2019 – A shout out to Sea Cadet Mikhael Zavala and his fellow cadets for keeping a cool head and helping a family during a medical emergency.

October 22, 2019 – The South Woodside Community Association works tirelessly to keep the community engaged and open. Thank you for your dedication.

October 18, 2019 – Thank you to the Cole Harbour Kiwanis Beach & Park at Morris Lake for your dedication to our community.

October 18, 2019 – It is the 90th anniversary of Women Being Persons under the law.

October 17, 2019 – Thank you and congratulations to Candice Thomas for becoming the first female chair of the Dalhousie Board of Directors and being an inspiration to young women.

October 17, 2019 – Congratulations to Glenda Kennedy for 25 years owning and operating Glenda’s Barber Shop.

October 16, 2019 – Thank you to the Environmental Services Association Maritimes and its board for all of their hard work for the environment.

October 15, 2019 – Nova Scotia is recognizing October as Continuing Care Month

October 11, 2019 – Congratulations to Guy Paul Deveau for the release of his new album “The Road Between”.

October 11, 2019 – International Day of the Girl Child: Thank you to all of the amazing “girls” in my life!

October 9, 2019 – Thank you to Chief Petty Officer 2nd Class, Branford Broom (Ret) for organizing the annual National Peacekeeping Day event in Dartmouth.

October 9, 2019 – Congratulations to Ian Kent for placing bronze at the 2019 Para PanAm Games!

October 8, 2019 – Thank you to The Friends of McNabs Island Society for the 28th annual beach cleanup.

October 4, 2019 – Welcome back to 12 Wing Shearwater Colonel James Hawthorne.

October 3, 2019 – Congratulations to Dartmouth & District Pipe Band for becoming American Champions!

October 2, 2019 – Congratulations to Cole Harbour Library for 30 years of service.

September 27, 2109 – Thank you to GoodLife Fitness for opening their doors to the public after Hurricane Dorian.

September 26, 2109 – Join me in recognizing September as Dignified Living Month. And thank you to the Northwood Foundation for all of the hard work you do!

April 12, 2019 – Acknowledging the Eastern Passage and Area Business Association for all of the hard work they do to promote local business in our community. Thank you.

April 11, 2019 – Eastern Passage benefits greatly from the hard work and dedication of the St. Peter’s Church Youth Group. Thank you for all that you do to help others in our community.

April 10, 2019 – Thank you to Shannon Kelly Behm for her hard work and dedication to Eastern Passage. Specifically for all of her efforts to raise funds for the Tallahassee Elementary School breakfast program.

April 9, 2019 – Jake Sanford has dedicated his entire life to baseball. He now plays university ball and has earned the name Super Nova. Congratulations on all of your accomplishments.

April 8, 2019 – Congratulations to Nick Baumhour for his recruitment and acceptance to Saint Francis Xavier University. Best of luck!

April 8, 2019 – We recognize today Michelle Kempton’s dedication to Maritime Race Weekend and the Eastern Passage community. Thank you and we hope for continued success.

April 5, 2019 – A big thank you to Seaside Elementary and the community for welcoming 10 exchange students from China. 

April 4, 2019 – Thank you Carolyn Laybolt of Preserving Traditions for your dedication to our community and congratulations on your new location.

April 1, 2019 – Join me in congratulating the Greene School of Irish Dance in their MANY accomplishments!

March 29, 2019 – The students at Astral Drive Junior High thank Megan Neaves for her unique ideas and dedication to her students. Thank you for making learning fun.

March 29, 2019 – Community Connexions Network is working to bring communities together with unique ideas. Their goals, to make our communities the best they can be. Thank you!

March 28, 2019 – A big thank you to Mandy Raftus and her team of volunteers for hosting the first Multicultural Pot Luck Dinner in Eastern Passage.

March 28, 2019 – Congratulations to Nick Merry for his entrepreneurial spirit and determination. Wishing him all the best in the future!

March 26, 2019 – We recognize the loss and legacy of Brigadoon Village founder Dave McKeage.

March 26, 2019 – Help me thank CTV’s Ron Shaw for years of exceptional work and congratulations on your retirement.

March 15, 2019 – Cpl. John Lavoie is a Canadian Armed Forces peacekeeper who has just returned from Kuwait. He earned the General Service Medal for his time there. Join me in saying, “Happy Birthday John”!

March 14, 2019 – Jim & Judy Edgar have dedicated so much to the Canadian Cancer Society and to cancer survivor. Join me in recognizing all of their hard work to bring a Cancer Survivor Garden to Dartmouth.

March 14, 2019 – Thank you so much to the Eastern Lodge Buffalo Club for their continued and unwavering support of Eastern Passage and the surrounding communities.

March 13, 2019 – Join me in recognizing Evan Colclough as one of the respresentative for Nova Scotia at the 2019 Forum for Young Canadians in Ottawa.

March 12, 2019 – Congratulations Dorothy Hart, the staff, and the students at Eastern Passage Education Centre for creating a movement to no devices in the classrooms. 

March 8, 2019 – Thank you to Cindy Morash and the Carnival Committee for bringing the first ever Holiday Parade to Eastern Passage.

March 7, 2019 – Help me thank Cpt. Kevin Byrne for his tireless work to support 18 Dartmouth Lions Air Cadet Squadron.

March 7, 2019 – Join me in congratulating Richard Watton on his outstanding musical achievements.

March 6, 2019 – Thank you Heather & Jim for sharing Brennan’s story to affect change in mental health services.

March 5, 2019 – Congratulations to Principal Karen Hudson for joining the National Academy of Principals.

March 1, 2019 – Congratulations to local band Dali Van Gogh for the release of their latest single. Watch for their new record being released on March 29th.

March 1, 2019 – A warm recognition to Katie Logan. Her and a few of her classmates from Saint Mary’s University traveled to Northern Ireland to teach conflict resolution and spread of a message of peace and positivity.

February 18, 2019 – Thank you to Kathy Kieran for all of her hard work and dedication to the CNIB Guide Dog Training initiative.