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Tina Comeau's 2017 Year in Review photo scrapbook

A canopy of leaves frames the scene on Forest Street in Yarmouth. TINA COMEAU
A canopy of leaves frames the scene on Forest Street in Yarmouth. TINA COMEAU - Tina Comeau

YARMOUTH, N.S – Looking back at the year gone by. A collection of photos taken by Tri-County Vanguard editor Tina Comeau.

 

2017 dumping day in southwestern NS got off to a start the early morning of Nov. 28. This was the scene in Pinkney's Point, Yarmouth County NS. TINA COMEAU PHOTO
2017 dumping day in southwestern NS got off to a start the early morning of Nov. 28. This was the scene in Pinkney's Point, Yarmouth County NS. TINA COMEAU PHOTO

 

 

 

Yarmouth held its first-ever Pride Parade on Saturday, Sept. 16.
Yarmouth held its first-ever Pride Parade on Saturday, Sept. 16.

 

 

 

Yarmouth Relay for life 2017. RCMP Constable Roxane Chamberland, a cancer survivor, receives a smile and encouragement from fellow member Kerri Chartrand during the Survivors Lap at the Yarmouth Canadian Cancer Society Relay for Life on June 17. TINA COMEAU
Yarmouth Relay for life 2017. RCMP Constable Roxane Chamberland, a cancer survivor, receives a smile and encouragement from fellow member Kerri Chartrand during the Survivors Lap at the Yarmouth Canadian Cancer Society Relay for Life on June 17. TINA COMEAU
Yarmouth basketball coach Chuck Smith. TINA COMEAU
Yarmouth basketball coach Chuck Smith. TINA COMEAU

 

 

 

A Yarmouth sunset captured at Lobster Rock Wharf. TINA COMEAU
A Yarmouth sunset captured at Lobster Rock Wharf. TINA COMEAU

 

 

 

The sun glistens on the water on Lake Milo in Yarmouth like diamonds. TINA COMEAU
The sun glistens on the water on Lake Milo in Yarmouth like diamonds. TINA COMEAU

 

There was a major blaze the evening of April 20 at this unoccupied house located at in the south end of Yarmouth at the intersection of Argyle/William/Forbes streets.  TINA COMEAU
There was a major blaze the evening of April 20 at this unoccupied house located at in the south end of Yarmouth at the intersection of Argyle/William/Forbes streets. TINA COMEAU

 

 

 

 

Yarmouth Consolidated Memorial High School students Brittany Paulick and Abby Muise celebrate the end of their high school years prior to the YCMHS grad ceremony on June 29.
Yarmouth Consolidated Memorial High School students Brittany Paulick and Abby Muise celebrate the end of their high school years prior to the YCMHS grad ceremony on June 29.

 

 

SARMU 40th anniversary reunion show.
SARMU 40th anniversary reunion show.

 

This year's Remembrance Ceremony at Maple Grove, organized by the Maple Grove and Yarmouth High Memorial Clubs, was held Nov. 4. TINA COMEAU PHOTO
This year's Remembrance Ceremony at Maple Grove, organized by the Maple Grove and Yarmouth High Memorial Clubs, was held Nov. 4. TINA COMEAU PHOTO

 

 

 

2017 dumping day in southwestern NS got off to a start the early morning of Nov. 28. This was the scene in Pinkney's Point, Yarmouth County NS. TINA COMEAU PHOTO
2017 dumping day in southwestern NS got off to a start the early morning of Nov. 28. This was the scene in Pinkney's Point, Yarmouth County NS. TINA COMEAU PHOTO

 

 

 

Yarmouth at night: Tranquil scene on Yarmouth's waterfront.
Yarmouth at night: Tranquil scene on Yarmouth's waterfront.

 

 

 

A participant of the Tintamarre making its way to Université Sainte-Anne through Church Point on National Acadian Day displays Acadian spirit. TINA COMEAU
A participant of the Tintamarre making its way to Université Sainte-Anne through Church Point on National Acadian Day displays Acadian spirit. TINA COMEAU

 

Sept. 2, 2017, memorial ride from Wharf Rat Rally in Digby to Afghanistan monument in Hebron, Yarmouth County. Trapper Cane of the Canadian Army Veterans Motorcycle Unit, reaches out to touch the names on the Afghanistan monument after laying a wreath. TINA COMEAU
Sept. 2, 2017, memorial ride from Wharf Rat Rally in Digby to Afghanistan monument in Hebron, Yarmouth County. Trapper Cane of the Canadian Army Veterans Motorcycle Unit, reaches out to touch the names on the Afghanistan monument after laying a wreath. TINA COMEAU

 

The 2017 Cook's Cup high school hockey tournament was held in Yarmouth Dec. 14-17. TINA COMEAU PHOTO
The 2017 Cook's Cup high school hockey tournament was held in Yarmouth Dec. 14-17. TINA COMEAU PHOTO

 

 

The band Beer for Iguana ended the Yarmouth Hospital Foundation's annual spring gala on a high musical note at the Mariners Centre on April 29.
The band Beer for Iguana ended the Yarmouth Hospital Foundation's annual spring gala on a high musical note at the Mariners Centre on April 29.

 

 

Debris and part of the steeple lie on the ground in Pinkney's Point, Yarmouth County during the demolition of the community's church in 2017. TINA COMEAU
Debris and part of the steeple lie on the ground in Pinkney's Point, Yarmouth County during the demolition of the community's church in 2017. TINA COMEAU

 

 

 

['Yarmouth at night: Looking down Forest Street towards the ferry terminal.']
['Yarmouth at night: Looking down Forest Street towards the ferry terminal.']

 

 

Stakeholders session held July 11 to discuss arts and culture facility in the town of Yarmouth.
Stakeholders session held July 11 to discuss arts and culture facility in the town of Yarmouth.

 

There was a major blaze the evening of April 20 at this unoccupied house located at in the south end of Yarmouth at the intersection of Argyle/William/Forbes streets. Firefighters were able to prevent the fire from spreading and claiming the adajcent house, which as you can see in this photo was extremely close to the burned structure. TINA COMEAU
There was a major blaze the evening of April 20 at this unoccupied house located at in the south end of Yarmouth at the intersection of Argyle/William/Forbes streets. Firefighters were able to prevent the fire from spreading and claiming the adajcent house, which as you can see in this photo was extremely close to the burned structure. TINA COMEAU

 

 

 

 

 

The 2017 Cook's Cup high school hockey tournament was held in Yarmouth Dec. 14-17. TINA COMEAU PHOTO
The 2017 Cook's Cup high school hockey tournament was held in Yarmouth Dec. 14-17. TINA COMEAU PHOTO

 

Yarmouth's Frost Park lit up with the holiday season.
Yarmouth's Frost Park lit up with the holiday season.

 

2017 PEB Prom: Students gathered at the Yarmouth Lighthouse in Yarmouth.
2017 PEB Prom: Students gathered at the Yarmouth Lighthouse in Yarmouth.

 

Yarmouth at night: The Style Merchant.
Yarmouth at night: The Style Merchant.

 

 

 

 

Yarmouth Relay for life 2017. Leanne Schneider, dressed as Wonder Woman with teammates from her relay team – Wonder Woman and the Amazons – take part in the one of the theme laps of the relay. She was also this year’s relay ambassador. TINA COMEAU
Yarmouth Relay for life 2017. Leanne Schneider, dressed as Wonder Woman with teammates from her relay team – Wonder Woman and the Amazons – take part in the one of the theme laps of the relay. She was also this year’s relay ambassador. TINA COMEAU

 

Sept. 2, 2017, memorial ride from Wharf Rat Rally in Digby to Afghanistan monument in Hebron, Yarmouth County.
Sept. 2, 2017, memorial ride from Wharf Rat Rally in Digby to Afghanistan monument in Hebron, Yarmouth County.

 

 

 

Yarmouth residents Derek Lesser and Sandy Dennis carry a petition containing more than 13,350 signatures into an Aug. 31 meeting with Nova Scotia Health Minister Randy Delorey at the Yarmouth Regional Hospital. The grassroots group Western Nova Scotia Cancer Support Network is pushing for cancer radiation services to be available at the Yarmouth Regional Hospital to serve western Nova Scotia. TINA COMEAU
Yarmouth residents Derek Lesser and Sandy Dennis carry a petition containing more than 13,350 signatures into an Aug. 31 meeting with Nova Scotia Health Minister Randy Delorey at the Yarmouth Regional Hospital. The grassroots group Western Nova Scotia Cancer Support Network is pushing for cancer radiation services to be available at the Yarmouth Regional Hospital to serve western Nova Scotia. TINA COMEAU

 

 

Let's Murder Marsha is the 2017 spring farce at Th'YARC in Yarmouth.
Let's Murder Marsha is the 2017 spring farce at Th'YARC in Yarmouth.

 

 

 

Demolition of a large section of the former Domtex building in Yarmouth.
Demolition of a large section of the former Domtex building in Yarmouth.

 

 

 

Fishermen protested what they said was illegal lobster fishing happening during the summer months. One group held a peaceful protest at the DFO office in Tusket.
Fishermen protested what they said was illegal lobster fishing happening during the summer months. One group held a peaceful protest at the DFO office in Tusket.

 

 

 

Emily Adams performs, backed up by Jacques Surette during SARMU 40.
Emily Adams performs, backed up by Jacques Surette during SARMU 40.

 

The Atlantic Treasures sails in Yarmouth harbour against a sunset backdrop as dumping day draws to a close on Nov. 28 as the fishing season gets underway in southwestern Nova Scotia. TINA COMEAU
The Atlantic Treasures sails in Yarmouth harbour against a sunset backdrop as dumping day draws to a close on Nov. 28 as the fishing season gets underway in southwestern Nova Scotia. TINA COMEAU

 

One of the most anticipated street re-openings took place in the summer when a section of Main Street was reopened after months of sewer separation work and bump-out installations.
One of the most anticipated street re-openings took place in the summer when a section of Main Street was reopened after months of sewer separation work and bump-out installations.

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Two names were added to the honour display of the backstop at the Gateways ball field on Oct. 22 in honour of their contribution to baseball in Yarmouth: player George (Simbo) Sims and umpire Richie Hubbard. Hubbard’s wife Barb smiles as she looks up at his name on the backstop. TINA COMEAU
Two names were added to the honour display of the backstop at the Gateways ball field on Oct. 22 in honour of their contribution to baseball in Yarmouth: player George (Simbo) Sims and umpire Richie Hubbard. Hubbard’s wife Barb smiles as she looks up at his name on the backstop. TINA COMEAU

 

 

 

2017 dumping day in southwestern NS got off to a start the early morning of Nov. 28. This was the scene in Pinkney's Point, Yarmouth County NS. TINA COMEAU PHOTO
2017 dumping day in southwestern NS got off to a start the early morning of Nov. 28. This was the scene in Pinkney's Point, Yarmouth County NS. TINA COMEAU PHOTO

 

 

 

Yarmouth held its first-ever Pride Parade on Saturday, Sept. 16. It was pointed out in this parade entry that being gay is illegal in 72 countries.
Yarmouth held its first-ever Pride Parade on Saturday, Sept. 16. It was pointed out in this parade entry that being gay is illegal in 72 countries.

 

 

 

 

Mandy Rennehan and Xoe Nickerson at the Barbie Pop-Up Party at the Yarmouth Mall following their day together doing trades and woodworking mentorship aimed at showing all girls, You Can Be Anything. TINA COMEAU
Mandy Rennehan and Xoe Nickerson at the Barbie Pop-Up Party at the Yarmouth Mall following their day together doing trades and woodworking mentorship aimed at showing all girls, You Can Be Anything. TINA COMEAU

 

['Yarmouth resident Fraser Mooney Jr., with some of the research he’s collected about Jerome throughout the decades, wrote a book about the mystery man in 2008 and is still searching for answers about his life. TINA COMEAU
['Yarmouth resident Fraser Mooney Jr., with some of the research he’s collected about Jerome throughout the decades, wrote a book about the mystery man in 2008 and is still searching for answers about his life. TINA COMEAU

 

 

 

2017 Yarmouth Consolidated Memorial High School prom day.
2017 Yarmouth Consolidated Memorial High School prom day.

 

 

 

The 2017 Cook's Cup high school hockey tournament was held in Yarmouth Dec. 14-17. TINA COMEAU PHOTO
The 2017 Cook's Cup high school hockey tournament was held in Yarmouth Dec. 14-17. TINA COMEAU PHOTO

 

Britthany Pothier serenades Second World War veteran Jim McRae during a remembrance ceremony at Maple Grove, put on by the Maple Grove and Yarmouth High Memorial Clubs. McRae turns 100 years old that month. TINA COMEAU PHOTO
Britthany Pothier serenades Second World War veteran Jim McRae during a remembrance ceremony at Maple Grove, put on by the Maple Grove and Yarmouth High Memorial Clubs. McRae turns 100 years old that month. TINA COMEAU PHOTO

 

 

 

 

SARMU 40th anniversary reunion show: Some Spice Girls music to spice things up. TINA COMEAU
SARMU 40th anniversary reunion show: Some Spice Girls music to spice things up. TINA COMEAU

 

 

 

Yarmouth resident Tim MacKinnon once again decked out his Parade Street property for a spooky night of Halloween fun. TINA COMEAU PHOTOS
Yarmouth resident Tim MacKinnon once again decked out his Parade Street property for a spooky night of Halloween fun. TINA COMEAU PHOTOS

 

 

 

2017 Yarmouth Consolidated Memorial High School prom day.
2017 Yarmouth Consolidated Memorial High School prom day.

 

2017 annual Seafest Classic Car Show in Yarmouth. Held on Main Street and organized by the Roaring 20's Antique Auto Club.
2017 annual Seafest Classic Car Show in Yarmouth. Held on Main Street and organized by the Roaring 20's Antique Auto Club.

 

 

 

 

Members of the public turned out for a public meeting on Oct. 11 of a proposed arts and culture centre in downtown Yarmouth. Kim Anderson had many questions for the town about the project, its impacts and its feasibility. TINA COMEAU PHOTO
Members of the public turned out for a public meeting on Oct. 11 of a proposed arts and culture centre in downtown Yarmouth. Kim Anderson had many questions for the town about the project, its impacts and its feasibility. TINA COMEAU PHOTO

 

 

The Royal Canadian Legion Branch 61 Remembrance Day ceremony was held at the Yarmouth Mariners Centre. A large number of people turned out for the ceremony, that included prayers, the Last Post, moments of silence and the laying of wreaths. TINA COMEAU
The Royal Canadian Legion Branch 61 Remembrance Day ceremony was held at the Yarmouth Mariners Centre. A large number of people turned out for the ceremony, that included prayers, the Last Post, moments of silence and the laying of wreaths. TINA COMEAU

 

Two more SWITCH events took place in Yarmouth this summer on Main Street with the first happening at the end of July.
Two more SWITCH events took place in Yarmouth this summer on Main Street with the first happening at the end of July.

 

 

 

['Demolition of a large section of the former Domtex building in Yarmouth.
['Demolition of a large section of the former Domtex building in Yarmouth.

 

 

 

2017 annual Seafest Classic Car Show in Yarmouth. Held on Main Street and organized by the Roaring 20's Antique Auto Club.
2017 annual Seafest Classic Car Show in Yarmouth. Held on Main Street and organized by the Roaring 20's Antique Auto Club.

 

 

 

Yarmouth waterfront at night.
Yarmouth waterfront at night.

 

 

 

Yarmouth held its first-ever Pride Parade on Saturday, Sept. 16. TINA COMEAU
Yarmouth held its first-ever Pride Parade on Saturday, Sept. 16. TINA COMEAU

 

 

 

SARMU 40th anniversary reunion show: SARMU founder Wendell d'Eon.
SARMU 40th anniversary reunion show: SARMU founder Wendell d'Eon.

 

 

 

The driver of a motorcycle travelling south-bound on Yarmouth's Main Street was taken to hospital after hitting the curb of a newly installed bumpout and losing control of his motorcycle.
The driver of a motorcycle travelling south-bound on Yarmouth's Main Street was taken to hospital after hitting the curb of a newly installed bumpout and losing control of his motorcycle.

 

 

 

 

2017 annual Seafest Classic Car Show in Yarmouth. Held on Main Street and organized by the Roaring 20's Antique Auto Club.
2017 annual Seafest Classic Car Show in Yarmouth. Held on Main Street and organized by the Roaring 20's Antique Auto Club.

 

 

Jerrika Hubbard receives a hug from her son Aiden after graduating with a diploma in Business Administration-Accounting with honours during the 2017 NSCC Burridge graduation. TINA COMEAU
Jerrika Hubbard receives a hug from her son Aiden after graduating with a diploma in Business Administration-Accounting with honours during the 2017 NSCC Burridge graduation. TINA COMEAU

 

 

 

This year's Remembrance Ceremony at Maple Grove, organized by the Maple Grove and Yarmouth High Memorial Clubs, was held Nov. 4. TINA COMEAU PHOTO
This year's Remembrance Ceremony at Maple Grove, organized by the Maple Grove and Yarmouth High Memorial Clubs, was held Nov. 4. TINA COMEAU PHOTO

 

2017 Seafest Classic Car Cruise by the Sea makes its way along Yarmouth Main Street on July 14. Event organized by the Roaring 20's Antique Auto Club.  TINA COMEAU
2017 Seafest Classic Car Cruise by the Sea makes its way along Yarmouth Main Street on July 14. Event organized by the Roaring 20's Antique Auto Club. TINA COMEAU

 

 

 

The 2017 Cook's Cup high school hockey tournament was held in Yarmouth Dec. 14-17. TINA COMEAU PHOTO
The 2017 Cook's Cup high school hockey tournament was held in Yarmouth Dec. 14-17. TINA COMEAU PHOTO

 

 

 

['Yarmouth Relay for life 2017. Cancer survivor Tanya Wallace takes a photo of a luminary placed in her honour. TINA COMEAU
['Yarmouth Relay for life 2017. Cancer survivor Tanya Wallace takes a photo of a luminary placed in her honour. TINA COMEAU

 

 

2017 PEB Prom: Students gathered at Frost Park  in Yarmouth.
2017 PEB Prom: Students gathered at Frost Park in Yarmouth.

 

 

 

The Royal Canadian Legion Branch 61 Remembrance Day ceremony was held at the Yarmouth Mariners Centre. A large number of people turned out for the ceremony, that included prayers, the Last Post, moments of silence and the laying of wreaths. TINA COMEAU
The Royal Canadian Legion Branch 61 Remembrance Day ceremony was held at the Yarmouth Mariners Centre. A large number of people turned out for the ceremony, that included prayers, the Last Post, moments of silence and the laying of wreaths. TINA COMEAU

 

107-year-old Eva Robicheau was also smiles as she picked out a gingerbread house from Mariners players Brent Boarders and Thomson Phinney. TINA COMEAU
107-year-old Eva Robicheau was also smiles as she picked out a gingerbread house from Mariners players Brent Boarders and Thomson Phinney. TINA COMEAU

 

 

 

A section of Main Street was blocked off on Thursday, Aug. 3, due to concerns about the structural stability of a century-old building.
A section of Main Street was blocked off on Thursday, Aug. 3, due to concerns about the structural stability of a century-old building.

 

 

 

The Yarmouth Mariners Pink in the Rink fundraiser was a success in October, raising just over $9,000 for the Dr. Edwin Janke Cancer Care Centre at the Yarmouth Regional Hospital. TINA COMEAU
The Yarmouth Mariners Pink in the Rink fundraiser was a success in October, raising just over $9,000 for the Dr. Edwin Janke Cancer Care Centre at the Yarmouth Regional Hospital. TINA COMEAU

 

 

 

Meranda Tinkham and Tom Robicheau got married at a Yarmouth Tim Hortons on Sept. 16.
Meranda Tinkham and Tom Robicheau got married at a Yarmouth Tim Hortons on Sept. 16.

 

 

 

Yarmouth at night.
Yarmouth at night.

 

 

Yarmouth's Frost Park lit up with the holiday season.
Yarmouth's Frost Park lit up with the holiday season.

 

 

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