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Canada to Match Donations to Lebanon Relief

Canada to Match Donations to Lebanon Relief

The federal government will match all individual donations from Canadians to humanitarian relief efforts in Lebanon following this week’s deadly explosion in Beirut. International Development Minister Karina… Read more »

Canadian Man Who Was Set to Be Deported From U.S. Gets COVID-19 in Custody, Dies

Canadian Man Who Was Set to Be Deported From U.S. Gets COVID-19 in Custody, Dies

A Canadian man who contracted COVID−19 while in the custody of U.S. immigration authorities has died, leaving his family shaken and looking for answers from governments on both sides… Read more »

In Canadian Libraries, the Era of Late Fees May Be Headed to History Books

In Canadian Libraries, the Era of Late Fees May Be Headed to History Books

The era of the stern Canadian librarian peering at a patron’s record of late items and announcing the amount owed appears to be headed for the history books. All of Nova Scotia’s libraries… Read more »

U.S. Aluminum Tariffs Are ‘Unjustified and Unnecessary’: Canadian Manufacturers

U.S. Aluminum Tariffs Are ‘Unjustified and Unnecessary’: Canadian Manufacturers

Canada’s manufacturing industry is condemning the U.S. government’s decision to impose tariffs on their aluminum imports and worried about how it will impact the economy’s recovery from the pandemic.

Canada to Impose $3.6 Billion in Retaliatory Tariffs Against U.S.

Canada to Impose $3.6 Billion in Retaliatory Tariffs Against U.S.

Deputy Prime Minister Chrystia Freeland says Canada will hit back against U.S. tariffs on Canadian aluminum with $3.6 billion in tariffs of our own. Freeland says the… Read more »

Things to Do

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

Watch Amazing Theatre Performances From Across the World for Free 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, August 7… Read more »

Canadian Artists, Writers, Performers Call for National Basic Income

Canadian Artists, Writers, Performers Call for National Basic Income

A group of Canadian artists, writers, technicians and performers is calling on Ottawa to guarantee a basic income for anyone in need. Novellist and screenwriter Emma Donoghue, poet… Read more »

Travel Ideas

New Brunswick Road Trip: 50 Things to Do Along River Valley Scenic Drive

New Brunswick Road Trip: 50 Things to Do Along River Valley Scenic Drive

The River Valley Scenic Drive explores two of New Brunswick’s largest cities and takes you to the western edge of the province along Saint John River. Take… Read more »

Experience Ballet By The Ocean in New Brunswick

Experience Ballet By The Ocean in New Brunswick

Isn’t there something just so calming and awe-inspiring about ballet? The swift, yet graceful movements, the elegance portrayed in every move. Now just imagine that feeling is… Read more »

25 Ideas for a Summer Staycation in New Brunswick

25 Ideas for a Summer Staycation in New Brunswick

A vacation doesn’t have to include hours of travelling or even leaving New Brunswick. Get out and explore your own back yard, and see what this beautiful province has to offer. Here are just 25 ideas of things to do for a staycation in New Brunswick.

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 »