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Thursday, July 18, 2019

Government House has Pride!

To signal its support to the LGBTQ2+ community, Government House will fly the Pride Flag at its main flagstaff throughout the duration of Halifax Pride from 18 to 28 July 2019.
Tuesday, July 16, 2019

Lieutenant Governor’s Award for Culinary Excellence

In partnership with the Nova Scotia Community College, His Honour was pleased to present the Lieutenant Governor’s Award for Culinary Excellence at Government House today. The six award recipients are: - Quentin L. Connolly, Culinary skills, Pictou Campus - Hyungnam Oh, Culinary Arts, Lunenburg Campus - Tara Roach, Culinary Arts, Marconi Campus - Amy Steeves, Culinary Arts, Kingstec Campus - Alexandria Taylor, Boulanger and Baking Art, Akerley Campus - Zhuoyu Wang, Culinary Arts, Strait Area Campus The new program for culinary excellence features six awards, one at each NSCC campus...
Tuesday, July 2, 2019

Message of Condolence on the Passing of His Honour the Honourable W. Thomas Molloy OC, SOM, QC

Patsy and I were very saddened to learn of the death of His Honour The Honourable W. Thomas Molloy, OC, SOM, QC, who was serving as the 22 nd Lieutenant Governor of Saskatchewan. A respected lawyer, Lieutenant Governor Molloy will be remembered for his work in treaty-making and reconciliation with the Indigenous people of Canada. Most noteworthy was his groundbreaking work in treaty settlements that have changed the face of Canada. In particularly he was instrumental as the Government of Canada Chief Negotiator for the Nunavut Land Claim Agreement and for the Nisga'a Final Agreement . Mr...