Category Archives: Culture & Community

Book Review: “Flightpaths” by Heidi Greco

Book Review: “Flightpaths” by Heidi Greco

July 2, 2017, marked the eightieth year of Amelia Earhart’s disappearance while flying over the Pacific Ocean. Ms Earhart was not alone; along with her was navigator Fred Noonan. I was eager to read Flightpaths (2017, Caitlin Press) a structured prose-with-poetry composition by Ms Greco subtitled The Lost Journals of Amelia Earhart. Read more »

Be “72-hours ready” in case of emergency

Be “72-hours ready” in case of emergency

With hurricane season underway, New Brunswickers and their families are reminded to be 72-hours ready in case of an emergency. That involves having everything they need to be self-sufficient for at least three days, including food, water, medication, batteries, cash and other necessities. Read more »

Call for Applications: Catapult 2.0

Call for Applications: Catapult 2.0

Catapult is an accelerator program for ambitious artists and creative entrepreneurs who are ready to bring their work to market. Catapult aims to improve the entrepreneurial skills and business networks for its participants, and to foster and culture of entrepreneurship in New Brunswick’s arts sector. This program is specialized for the needs of artists. Read more »

New Brunswick among the best at International Roadcheck 2017

New Brunswick among the best at International Roadcheck 2017

New Brunswick ranked among the top three provinces and territories for commercial vehicle safety compliance at International Roadcheck 2017, an annual 72-hour inspection event sponsored by the Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance. “We want to ensure New Brunswick’s roads and highways are safe for all drivers,” said Justice and Public Safety Minister Denis Landry. “The results… Read more »

NB Power commissions fast-charging stations in Woodstock and Prince William

NB Power commissions fast-charging stations in Woodstock and Prince William

Two more fast-charging stations have been commissioned along the Trans-Canada Highway in Woodstock and Prince William giving drivers of electric vehicles more options for recharging in New Brunswick. The Woodstock Murray’s Irving and the Prince William Petro-Canada / Acorn Restaurant fast-charging stations are now available for use in the parking lots next to each service… Read more »

2017 Recipients of the Order of New Brunswick

2017 Recipients of the Order of New Brunswick

The names of the 2017 recipients of the Order of New Brunswick were announced as part of the official New Brunswick Day celebrations in Edmundston. “A big part of what makes this province so special is our people. Congratulations to all of the recipients being named to the Order of New Brunswick,” said Premier Brian… Read more »

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