Tina Comeau's 2012 photo scrapbook

Tina Comeau tcomeau@thevanguard.ca
Published on December 30, 2012
Year in Review 2012

Published on 30 December 2012

<p>YCMHS student Marc Surette is about to get a rude awakening, or make that a wet awakening, during a Water Day IWK hospital fundraiser the school held in June. Students donated money for the chance to drench each other with pylons, recycling bins and buckets filled with water, along with water guns and water balloons. TINA COMEAU PHOTO</p>

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Year in Review 2012

Published on 30 December 2012

<p>Yarmouth Consolidated Memorial High School Class of 2012 graduates Emily-Ann Sweeney, Emily Sweeney and Jaymee Webster. TINA COMEAU PHOTO</p>

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Year in Review 2012

Published on 31 December 2012

At the 2012 World Junior A Challenge, Canada West players surround goalie Jonah Imoo as the team prepares to go on the ice for their warmup prior to the start of the gold medal game between their team and Team USA at the Mariners Centre in Yarmouth. TINA COMEAU PHOTO

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Acadian pride

Published on 19 June 2012

Acadian pride was on display during an April public consultation session in Tusket for an electoral boundaries review.TINA COMEAU PHOTO

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Mariners gingerbread houses

Published on 11 December 2012

<p>Yarmouth Mariner Ben MacSwain and his Icy Knights buddy Marcien Thimot put decorations on a gingerbread house. TINA COMEAU PHOTO</p>

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Seafest 2012

Published on 18 July 2012

There were many activities for children during Seafest's Mayor's Picnic in the Park on the opening day of the two-week long festival. TINA COMEAU PHOTO

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World Challenge semi-final

Published on 09 November 2012

Well, the puck didn't make it in the net on this rush but the same could not be said for Canada West goalie Jonah Imoo or Canada East forward Brent Norris. TINA COMEAU PHOTO

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Game 6

Published on 16 April 2012

The Mariners celebrate one of their three goals in the second period of Game 6 versus Woodstock. TINA COMEAU PHOTO

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WEST PUBNICO FESTIVAL

Published on 05 August 2012

West Pubnico Festival: Activities at the Dennis Point Wharf. Card board boat races. TINA COMEAU PHOTO

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YCMHS prom night

Published on 30 May 2012

YCMHS prom night. TINA COMEAU PHOTO

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Jessica's art

Published on 03 December 2012

<p>Jessica Amirault paints using a paintbrush inserted into a mouthpiece since she doesn’t have the use of her arms. Helping her where hands are needed is Dan Earle who is as excited as Amirault is that some of her paintings will be on exhibit in the lobby of Th’YARC this month. The exhibit runs Dec. 4-14. TINA COMEAU PHOTO</p>

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Up and Coming

Published on 10 June 2012

Chloe Nickerson provides musical backup during the concert. Tina Comeau photo

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Mariners win

Published on 19 April 2012

Yarmouth Mariners players interacted with some Central School students who cheered on the team as they left town for Woodstock on Thursday to compete in Game 7 of the MHL Kent Cup Final on Friday night. TINA COMEAU PHOTO

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World Challenge semi-final

Published on 09 November 2012

Cheering in the stands. TINA COMEAU PHOTO

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2012 Parade of Lights

Published on 22 July 2012

2012 Seafest Parade of Lights. TINA COMEAU PHOTO

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YCMHS end of an era

Published on 26 June 2012

Yarmouth Consolidated Memorial High School teacher Wally Fiander, himself a member of the YCMHS Class of ’89, packs boxes in his classroom for the move to the new high school on Forest Street. He says he’ll miss the old building on Parade Street. Tina Comeau photo

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DUCT TAPE AND PIES

Published on 01 October 2012

Plymouth School teacher Kevin MacLeod is duct taped to the wall while having pies thrown at him as a reward for the students efforts in raising funds during their Terry Fox Run. TINA COMEAU PHOTO

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World Challenge quarter-final

Published on 08 November 2012

Czech Republic goalie Rene Svoboda sings his national anthem while on the ice prior to the start of the quarter-final game between his team and Canada East. TINA COMEAU PHOTO

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Wish granted

Published on 06 November 2012

<p>Dominic Boudreau is all smiles as he plays in his home following a day at school. He was also all smiles when he and his family recently went on a wish trip to Disneyworld.</p> TINA COMEAU PHOTO

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Jeux de l'Acadie

Published on 01 July 2012

Members of the Nouvelle Écosse team run into the Mariners Centre during the June 30 opening ceremonies of the Finale des Jeux de l’Acadie. TINA COMEAU PHOTO

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Search and rescue

Published on 28 June 2012

Kevin Volmer, a rescue specialist from the Coast Guard vessel Earl Grey, attends to the “injuries” of Breagh MacDonald and Thomas Dymond on Murder Island in the Tusket Islands chain. This was part of a June 27 simulated search and rescue training exercise. TINA COMEAU PHOTO

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World Challenge Day 3

Published on 07 November 2012

Canada West goalie Curtis Skip lines up with teammates waiting to go on the ice. TINA COMEAU PHOTO

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World Challenge Day 2

Published on 06 November 2012

Swiss goalie Luca Boltshauser snaps his glove to save a shot coming from USA player Ryan Fitzgerald. TINA COMEAU PHOTO

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Volleyball regionals

Published on 04 December 2012

Volleyball regionals: Yarmouth vs Bridgewater. TINA COMEAU PHOTO

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Mackerel toss

Published on 25 July 2012

Reaching for a mackerel during the 2012 Seafest Mackerel Toss. TINA COMEAU PHOTO

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Stand Up Against Bullying

Published on 16 September 2012

Wearing pink for Stand Up Against Bullying Day at Ecole Wedgeport. TINA COMEAU PHOTO

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2012 Relay for Life

Published on 15 June 2012

2012 Yarmouth Relay for Life. Luminaries ceremony. TINA COMEAU PHOTO

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Soccer districts

Published on 24 October 2012

Yarmouth team celebrates its districts win. Carter Cunningham and Ethan LeBlanc, the team's two goalies, leap into the air in joy. TINA COMEAU PHOTO

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LAKESIDE ROAD FIRE

Published on 20 June 2012

Firefighters on the scene of a June 20 house fire at Lakeside Road. TINA COMEAU PHOTO

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Crewmembers meeting

Published on 21 November 2012

A meeting for crewmembers was held on Nov. 21. The turnout wasn't what the meeting organizer had hoped for. Another gathering is planned for Friday, Nov. 21 at 3 p.m. at the Lobster Rock Wharf. TINA COMEAU PHOTO

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GOLD MEDAL GAME

Published on 11 November 2012

Canada West celebrates a goal. TINA COMEAU PHOTO

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YCMHS Class of 2012

Published on 28 June 2012

YCMHS Class of 2012 graduation. TINA COMEAU PHOTO

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GOLD MEDAL GAME

Published on 11 November 2012

Cheering for Canada West. TINA COMEAU PHOTO

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Snowbirds

Published on 23 August 2012

Snowbirds do a flypast as they leave Yarmouth. TINA COMEAU PHOTO

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Walk for Autism

Published on 24 June 2012

Walk the Walk for Autism. TINA COMEAU PHOTO

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PEB graduation

Published on 26 June 2012

PEB Class of 2012 graduates Shawnda Cherney and Samantha Comeau get their photo taken during the June 26 graduation ceremony. TINA COMEAU PHOTO

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Hurlburt sentencing

Published on 27 July 2012

Former Yarmouth MLA Richard Hurlburt arrives at the Yarmouth courthouse on July 27, with members of his family, for his sentencing. TINA COMEAU PHOTO

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FINALE JEUX DE L'ACADIE

Published on 30 June 2012

Finale des Jeux de l'Acadie. TINA COMEAU PHOTO

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Milton Dam

Published on 31 July 2012

This sign at Lake Milo cautions swimmers to the shallowness of the lake. TINA COMEAU PHOTO

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Czech and bantam players

Published on 12 November 2012

Members of the Czech Republic team stick on moustaches with the Yarmouth Bantam AA Subway Mariners during the bantam team's Mariners Movember Mile fundraiser fun run and walk, which was held on Nov. 4. TINA COMEAU PHOTO

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Lobster fishery

Published on 03 June 2012

Fishermen at the Yarmouth bar load lobster pots onto a trailer on Thursday, May 31, which was the final day of the commercial lobster season. It’ll be a season to remember with low prices and a splintered strike. Fishermen may be done lobster fishing for now but they’ll be back on the water at the end of November. TINA COMEAU PHOTO

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Steve Brewer Memorial Tournament

Published on 17 December 2012

<p>Steve Brewer’s children, Janelle and Keenan, and senior high girls basketball coach Kelley Lacroix feel a basketball tournament bearing Brewer’s name is a fitting tribute to the man who had such an impact on the sport. Brewer died in February 2012.</p> <p>TINA COMEAU PHOTO</p>

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Hockeyville Day

Published on 22 May 2012

An outdoor ground hockey tournament for youth was one of the many activities held at the Mariners Centre on March 31 as part of Kraft Hockeyville Day celebrations. TINA COMEAU PHOTO

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Seafest 2012

Published on 18 July 2012

Ava MacLeod, with help from her father Rob, dips her net into the Frost Park fountain during the Mayor's Picnic. She won first prize for best costume from the children's parade that was held prior to the picnic. TINA COMEAU PHOTO

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2012 Parade of Lights

Published on 22 July 2012

2012 Seafest Parade of Lights. TINA COMEAU PHOTO

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Volleyball regionals

Published on 04 December 2012

Volleyball regionals. Watching the games on adjacent courts. TINA COMEAU PHOTO

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TRACK AND FIELD

Published on 14 May 2012

Yarmouth/Shelburne track and field districts. TINA COMEAU PHOTO

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Lobster season

Published on 26 November 2012

<p>Workspace was at a premium on board this vessel on Monday, Nov. 26, as it is loaded for the start of the lobster fishing in LFA 34 in southwestern Nova Scotia, which had been postponed due to strong winds. TINA COMEAU PHOTO</p> <p>TINA COMEAU PHOTO</p>

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GAME 6

Published on 16 April 2012

Bria MacKinnon came prepared to cheer on the Mariners. TINA COMEAU PHOTO

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TRACK AND FIELD

Published on 14 May 2012

Yarmouth/Shelburne track and field districts. TINA COMEAU PHOTO

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2012 Relay for Life

Published on 15 June 2012

2012 Yarmouth Relay for Life. Yarmouth MLA Zach Churchill braces for a pie in the face from Haley Parent during the pie in the face auction. TINA COMEAU PHOTO

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BRONZE MEDAL

Published on 10 November 2012

Cheering for Canada East. TINA COMEAU PHOTO

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Soccer districts

Published on 24 October 2012

Soccer districts championship game: Yarmouth vs Barrington. TINA COMEAU PHOTO

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New YCMHS

Published on 10 September 2012

Students arrive for their first day of classes at the Yarmouth Consolidated Memorial High School on Forest Street during a previous school year.

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YCMHS prom night

Published on 30 May 2012

YCMHS prom night. TINA COMEAU PHOTO

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Bryden Hutt

Published on 09 March 2012

Yarmouth youngster Bryden Hutt receives a certificate of congratulations from the Town of Yarmouth, presented by Yarmouth Mayor Phil Mooney, on being a recipient of the country’s Diamond Jubilee Medal for his fundraising efforts for the Children’s Wish Foundation. Tina Comeau photo

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Year in Review 2012

Published on 30 December 2012

<p>Members of the group Up and Coming share the stage in more ways than one during a performance of the Gotye song Somebody That I Used to Know. Julien Boudreau (far right) provided the vocals as Luke Babin (far left) added percussion on the guitar that was being played by Nicholas Pothier, Shane LeBlanc and Noah Warner. TINA COMEAU PHOTO</p>

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Year in Review 2012

Published on 30 December 2012

<p>Mariners captain Andrew Walker is framed by the skates of a falling Connor Thresham of the Woodstock Slammers during Game 6 of the Kent Cup Final in April.</p>

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Hockeyville Day

Published on 31 March 2012

Hockeyville Day in Yarmouth. TINA COMEAU PHOTO

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Walk for Autism

Published on 24 June 2012

Walk the Walk for Autism. TINA COMEAU PHOTO

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Year in Review 2012

Published on 30 December 2012

Cooling off during the Yarmouth Clippers summer soccer U-10 tournament. TINA COMEAU PHOTO

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Hockeyville

Published on 20 March 2012

Erica Gavel, Darlene Cleveland, Melanis Lambert and Heather Saulnier sit at computers outside of MacDonald Chisholm Trask on Main Street voting for Yarmouth for Hockeyville on the final day of voting. TINA COMEAU PHOTO

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Peewee AA baseball

Published on 23 August 2012

Pitcher Brayden Moses (left) receives congrats from players and coaches after striking out the last batter after Sheburne had loaded the bases three times in the 6th inning, yet only managed to score one run as Yarmouth twice made the out at the home plate. TINA COMEAU PHOTO

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Peewee AA baseball

Published on 23 August 2012

Yarmouth Peewee AA Gateways are heading to provincials. TINA COMEAU PHOTO

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Growing Green

Published on 14 February 2012

Neil LeBlanc scoops up a handful of worms at his Growing Green business where worm castings (worm poop) is turned into fertilizer. Tina Comeau photo

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Year in Review 2012

Published on 30 December 2012

On the scene of a house fire. TINA COMEAU PHOTO

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Year in Review 2012

Published on 30 December 2012

PEB graduation, Class of 2012. TINA COMEAU PHOTO

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Year in Review 2012

Published on 30 December 2012

<p>Yarmouth youngster Grace Rodney was excited to be celebrating her fourth birthday this year. Because she was born on Feb. 29, 2008, this was her first “real” birthday, since Feb. 29 only swings around once every four years. TINA COMEAU PHOTO</p>

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Electoral boundaries session

Published on 13 August 2012

Kelly Bellamon and her daughter Joy sang a song to end the evening that called on the commission not to divide Yarmouth. TINA COMEAU PHOTO

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Mackerel toss

Published on 25 July 2012

2012 Seafest Mackerel Toss. TINA COMEAU PHOTO

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Seafest 2012

Published on 19 July 2012

2011 Seafest Queen Kayla Mooney drapes the robe on newly crowned 2012 Seafest Queen Natteal Battiste at the conclusion of the July 19 pageant. Also pictured here are Kaitlynn MacDonald, Miss Friendship (left) and 1st Lady in Waiting Brianne LeBlanc (right.) TINA COMEAU PHOTO

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Year in Review 2012

Published on 30 December 2012

Cheering on the Mariners during a send-off to Game 7 of the Kent Cup Final in Woodstock. TINA COMEAU PHOTO

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Year in Review 2012

Published on 30 December 2012

Room for one more? TINA COMEAU PHOTO

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Hockeyville Day

Published on 31 March 2012

Game 7 Bent Division final. Mariners win 2-0. TINA COMEAU PHOTO

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HOCKEYVILLE DAY

Published on 31 March 2012

Hockeyville Day in Yarmouth. TINA COMEAU PHOTO

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Warer Day

Published on 14 June 2012

Water Day IWK fundraiser at YCMHS. TINA COMEAU PHOTO/Yarmouth Vanguard

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Strike

Published on 06 May 2012

Fishermen listen intently to the discussion at a 1688 meeting on May 4 in Yarmouth. There was a lot of confusion at the meeting, and following it, pertaining to a strike. TINA COMEAU PHOTO

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1688 strike

Published on 04 May 2012

Even after the meeting was over, fishermen lingered at the Mariners Centre, trying to make sense of the strike and the meeting. TINA COMEAU PHOTO

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Yarmouth Vanguard associate editor Tina Comeau has prepared a scrapbook of images from the year 2012.