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Councillor Ray Strowbridge wants to see a splash pad installed in Forest Hills by 2020.The estimated cost is from $450,000 to $500,000. Strowbridge believes enough money could be raised privately so...

Post date: June 15, 2017

Empowering women is the focus of a conference in Saint John entitled "The Power of the Purse" featuring a variety of panelists.At the Canada 2020 conference, Richard Branson is also talking...

Post date: June 15, 2017

Do you have a story to tell? Director at the Chocolate Museum, Sarah Goulding, tells us about a new project they are undertaking, and they want your input. "The Chocolate Museum and the Charlotte...

Post date: June 15, 2017

Today is Elder Abuse Awareness Day.Census data in May shows New Brunswick is tied with Nova Scotia for having the highest percentage of people over the age of 65 at 19.9 per cent.Senior Education...

Post date: June 15, 2017

For those who are heading off to college or university in the fall, who are interested in the Free Tuition Program, it's time to start thinking about getting your applications in.This is for New...

Post date: June 15, 2017

In the Majors, the New York Yankees jumped out to a 4-0 lead in the first inning but the Los Angeles Angels rallied for a 7-5 win.  Andrelton Simmons hit a two run homer in the seventh to break...

Post date: June 15, 2017

There was a suspicious fire call around 3:00 this morning at 201 Union Street.City Police found the fire had started in a mail box in the foyer of the building.They put it out themselves with a fire...

Post date: June 15, 2017

The London Fire Bridgade will remain on the scene where a high rise apartment building in England was lit up in an inferno of fire yesterday.Crews have been working at the scene of the #Grenfelltower...

Post date: June 15, 2017

The international market for lobster has been expanding rapidly in recent years and the crustacean has become a hot commodity in Europe and Asia.Maritime harvesters are happy since demand has helped...

Post date: June 14, 2017

Republican Congressman Steve Scalise was shot in the hip at a baseball practice in Alexandria, Virginia.   He is listed in critical condition.Rep. Scalise was critically injured and remains...

Post date: June 14, 2017

A contract has been landed which will see the first project loaded out of the newly-constructed $7.5-million barge terminal at the Spruce Lake Industrial Park in Lorneville.Lorneville Mechanical has...

Post date: June 14, 2017

People are literally getting away with murder because of delays in being tried for serious crimes.The Senate Committee on Legal and Constitutional Affairs has released 50 recommendations to reduce...

Post date: June 14, 2017

Rib lovers will be in their glory starting tomorrow through Sunday as the third annual Ribfest takes place at Exhibition Park. Peter Wilkins of the "Y" Service Club says last year an...

Post date: June 14, 2017

Forest Hills School will host a public meeting tonight starting at 7 to talk about recreation and future development of the Forest Hills District Park.The idea of a splash pad has been proposed to...

Post date: June 14, 2017

Saint John has agreed, in principle, to host the 2021 Acadian Games.Common Council will look into hosting the event whether Rothesay and Quispamsis join or not.Mayor Don Darling says the city will...

Post date: June 14, 2017

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