News

Survey: Canada is Third in Top “Nation Brand” Ranking

Survey: Canada is Third in Top “Nation Brand” Ranking

The 2020 Anholt-Ipsos Nation Brands Index has ranked Canada the third-best in top nation brand out of 50 countries. The survey is about the perception of nations’… Read more »

Liberals Face Probe Into Pandemic Response After Losing House Vote

Liberals Face Probe Into Pandemic Response After Losing House Vote

Opposition parties won their bid Monday to launch a probe of the Liberals’ handling of the COVID-19 pandemic following a week of parliamentary turbulence over how to… Read more »

New Brunswick Company Says Its Rapid-Test Technology for Sewage Can Help Detect COVID-19 Early

New Brunswick Company Says Its Rapid-Test Technology for Sewage Can Help Detect COVID-19 Early

A Fredericton-based company has filed a patent for a technology it says can help provide rapid, early detection of COVID-19 in a community by testing its sewage…. Read more »

Chicken Wire Nowhere to Be Found Amid Surge in DIY Food Production

Chicken Wire Nowhere to Be Found Amid Surge in DIY Food Production

After the pandemic prompted the cancellation of most of his concerts for 2020, Dave Gunning decided to raise laying hens on his rural Nova Scotia property. He… Read more »

Cenovus to Buy Husky Energy in Deal Valued at $23.6B, Company Will Remain in Alberta

Cenovus to Buy Husky Energy in Deal Valued at $23.6B, Company Will Remain in Alberta

Cenovus Energy Inc. will buy Husky Energy Inc. in an all-stock transaction valued at $23.6 billion, the Calgary-based companies said Sunday in a joint announcement. The merged… Read more »

Things to Do

Watch Amazing Theatre Performances From Across the World This Week/Weekend

Watch Amazing Theatre Performances From Across the World This Week/Weekend

With COVID-19 pandemic forcing theaters to shut their doors, many performing art centers have taken to being open virtually. We have listed a few theatre performances from… Read more »

Quarantine Concerts to Watch Online This Weekend

Quarantine Concerts to Watch Online This Weekend

A list of music performances live-streamed this weekend. All times mentioned are in ET. Watch Amazing Theatre Performances From Across the World This Weekend Friday, October 23… Read more »

15 Things to Do This Thanksgiving Weekend in and Around Saint John

15 Things to Do This Thanksgiving Weekend in and Around Saint John

Thanksgiving is a time to celebrate the harvest and spend time thinking about what you are thankful for in your life. It is also a long weekend for most people, since many businesses are closed on Thanksgiving Monday. There still a lot of fun activities to do with your family and friends on the Thanksgiving weekend. Here are 16 things to do during Thanksgiving around Saint John.

Travel Ideas

Haunted Attractions & Halloween Activities in New Brunswick

Haunted Attractions & Halloween Activities in New Brunswick

The month of October is here, so you should be getting ready for some scares because Halloween will be here before you know it. New Brunswick is… Read more »

25 Fall Activities and Getaways in New Brunswick

25 Fall Activities and Getaways in New Brunswick

Crisp days and beautiful autumn scenery make fall the best time to explore New Brunswick. There are lots of fall fun to be had across the province… Read more »

U-Pick Apple Orchards in New Brunswick

U-Pick Apple Orchards in New Brunswick

There are so many wonderful apple U-picks around New Brunswick. From September to early November, you can spend a crisp fall day, exploring orchards, picking apples, and… Read more »

Food & Drink

Make Light-as-Air Funnel Cakes Using Canada’s Wonderland’s Recipe

Make Light-as-Air Funnel Cakes Using Canada’s Wonderland’s Recipe

Are you missing trips to Canada’s Wonderland filled with ‘screamastic‘ rides and yummy treats including their famous funnel cakes? Though there is no real substitute for the… Read more »

Saint John Restaurants Open for Take-Out & Delivery During COVID-19

Saint John Restaurants Open for Take-Out & Delivery During COVID-19

Things are changing every day as we try to flatten the curve and stay safe during the COVID-19 pandemic. This means that some important changes for local… Read more »

Fredericton Restaurants Open for Take-Out & Delivery During COVID-19

Fredericton Restaurants Open for Take-Out & Delivery During COVID-19

Self-isolation and social distancing have made daily life challenging for everyone. While you cannot sit and eat a meal at a restaurant, many restaurants are open offering… Read more »