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It's not often you see a large group of motorcyclists, and all of them are women but you may see them during today's Backroad Ball.Co-Founder Heather D'Entremont-Macdonald says hundreds...

Post date: June 16, 2018

The Saint John Alpines downed the host Fredericton Royals 6-1 in senior baseball action.Next game for the Alpines is Sunday when they host a doubleheader against Chatham.Alpines win! They defeat...

Post date: June 16, 2018

An injection of provincial funds is going to help improve accessibility at the uptown Saint John boardwalk.Tourism, heritage and culture minister John Ames made the announcement of $75,000 for phase...

Post date: June 15, 2018

What are the interactions like between Wild Atlantic Salmon and salmon aquaculture? That is the purpose behind a new pilot project in the Passamaquoddy Bay. From the Saint Andrews Biological...

Post date: June 15, 2018

The weather was much more cooperative today as close to 700 kids from several schools turned out to plant marigolds at the top of Main Street in Saint John for the 21st year in a row.Organizer of...

Post date: June 15, 2018

The chair of the Saint John Police Commission has submitted her resignation and Jennifer Carhart says the timing was just right.Carhart says she has two children and there have been three chiefs go...

Post date: June 15, 2018

NB Power is teaming up with other municipal electric utilities in the province to conduct an energy planning survey.It will look at the province's household energy consumption patterns.Around 30...

Post date: June 15, 2018

A Quispamsis nursing home kicking around for a decade now will get up some dates thanks to a financial boost from the province.Seniors and Long-Term Care Minister Lisa Harris visited Kings Way Care...

Post date: June 14, 2018

Canada's population is growing faster than it ever has before according to new figures from Stats Canada.Preliminary estimates show the country's population surpassed 37 million people on...

Post date: June 14, 2018

The Department of Fisheries and Oceans refused a request by the Maritime Fishermen's Union to fish closer in to shore because of protocols adopted to protect the North Atlantic Right Whale....

Post date: June 14, 2018

What can one extra hour of play-based learning activities do for children in kindergarten to grade two?That's what experts will be studying as 17 schools in the province embark on a three-year...

Post date: June 14, 2018

Saint John has received a clean audit for the 2017 fiscal year and ended with a $618,000 surplus.It's a small number compared to the city's overall budget of more than $200 million, but...

Post date: June 14, 2018

There's plenty to dislike about a salad but that's not enough to warrant a call to 911.That's what RCMP is saying after being called to a home in the Halifax Regional Municipality last...

Post date: June 14, 2018

A fair amount of anger and suspicion coming from those attending a public meeting on the subject of water.The West Side Ratepayers Association hosted the meeting on the safety of city drinking water...

Post date: June 14, 2018

The inclement weather today has put the planting of marigolds on Main Street on hold until tomorrow.Barry Ogden, organizer of the Marigolds and Murals project says with the rain and threat of...

Post date: June 14, 2018

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