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Ferry Operator to Target Boston in Marketing Efforts

| April 21, 2014

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) – Canadian tourism officials and the operators of the Nova Star ferry from Maine to Nova Scotia will focus the ship’s marketing efforts on Boston. The Portland Press Herald reported Monday that the Nova Scotia Tourism Agency and Nova Star Cruises both consider the bigger media market the target for the ferry. […]

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Ferry Service Asks for May Launch Date to be Delayed

| March 19, 2014

The operator of a new cruise ferry operation between Nova Scotia and Maine has asked the provincial government to approve delaying the service by two weeks. Nova Star Cruises says it has submitted a request with the government to move the proposed launch date for the service between Yarmouth, Nova Scotia and Portland, Maine from […]

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Ferry Service to Resume

| November 12, 2013

YARMOUTH, Nova Scotia (AP) – Nova Scotia government officials say they have signed an agreement with a Maine-based company to operate a ferry service between Portland, Maine, and Yarmouth, Nova Scotia. The final agreement announced on Tuesday with STM Quest Inc. sets the stage for the ferry to begin operating as early as May. The […]

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