Bookmark

Add to MyYahoo RSS

Sackville News

Local news for Sackville, NB continually updated from thousands of sources on the web.

Yesterday | The News

River John old time fiddling contest results

The 21st River John fiddling contest was held at the fire hall on July 22, with contestants competing in four categories.

Comment?

Related Topix: Canada,

Wed Jul 30, 2014

Sackville Tribune-Post

Couple delivers their baby en route to the hospital

A local couple and their new baby daughter are back in their home near Sackville after experiencing a birth that was certainly out-of-the-ordinary.

Comment?

Related Topix: Canada,

Sackville Tribune-Post

Octoberman coming to Sackville this summer

Canadian indie rock music group Octoberman is touring Eastern Canada this summer, including a date in Sackville, in support of the band's latest album.

Comment?

Related Topix: Canada,

Sackville Tribune-Post

Tantramar communities set to celebrate New Brunswick Day

New Brunswick Day will be celebrated with family, fun and free food throughout the Tantramar region this year and everyone is invited to join in the festivities.

Comment?

Related Topix: Canada,

Tue Jul 29, 2014

Sackville Tribune-Post

Sackville Waterfowl Park hosting artist-in-residence

Art enthusiasts are invited to drop by the Sackville Visitor Information Centre, 34 Mallard Drive or the adjacent Sackville Waterfowl Park on Wednesday and Thursday until Aug. 28, to see local artist Peter Manchester as he continues to work on his beautiful landscape and wildlife water colors.

Comment?

Related Topix: Canada

Thu Jul 24, 2014

Amherst Daily News

Court News

Olsen Byrd Hill Allen, 80, of Sackville, N.B., was sentenced to a $1,300 fine and a one-year driving prohibition after pleading guilty to operating a motor vehicle while the concentration of alcohol in his blood exceeded .08 per cent.

Comment?

Related Topix: Canada

Wed Jul 23, 2014

Sackville Tribune-Post

New highway signage approved

The town is getting set to install new billboard signs along the highway, replacing the existing signage that has been in place for more than five years, which features a black and white image of the Tantramar marsh by local photographer Thaddeus Holownia.

Comment?

Related Topix: Canada

Sackville Tribune-Post

Legion Youth Leadership Camp winds up in Sackville

A week jam-packed with all kinds of activities, sports, instruction and lots of fun came to a close on Sunday when participants of the annual Royal Canadian Legion Youth Leadership Camp were handed their 'graduation' certificates.

Comment?

Related Topix: Canada,

Tue Jul 22, 2014

Sackville Tribune-Post

Electric vehicle owners will soon be able to juice up in Sackville

Sackville will soon be home to an electric vehicle charging station, making the town one of many stops across Canada that allows motorists the opportunity to plug in and juice up along their route.

Comment?

Related Topix: Canada

Nova News Now

Book that looks at Kings County's Convenanters wins Canadian Society for the Study of Religion prize

Eldon Hay, professor emeritus at Mount Allison University, has won a Canadian Society for the Study of Religion book prize.

Comment?

Related Topix: Canada,

Dalhousie News

Where have all the swallows gone?

Extinction: the permanent loss of a species. It is deeply troubling - and scientists and birdwatchers are ringing the alarm about a bird species that only a few decades ago was widespread and very common.

Comment?

Related Topix: Entomology, Science, Canada,

Sun Jul 20, 2014

The Guardian

Burlington Teen Tour Band coming to the Gold Cup Parade

The Burlington Teen Tour Band is coming to the Gold Cup Parad this year, making its first ever visit to the annual parade.

Comment?

Related Topix: Canada,

Sat Jul 19, 2014

CFRA

'Extremely low' number of people with disabilities in politics, professor says

A New Brunswick university professor is calling attention to the need to overcome barriers people with disabilities face in politics after discovering an "extremely low" number of them enter public life.

Comment?

Related Topix: Canada

Fri Jul 18, 2014

National Post

Social conservatism's last stronghold: New Brunswick clings to...

Elizabeth Crouchman was born and bred in New Brunswick, and is proud of her province of 800,000 souls: Strong family values.

Comment?

Related Topix: Abortion, Gay/Lesbian, Canada,

Thu Jul 17, 2014

Journal-Pioneer

Spray paint artist wows at sidewalk sale

Everything is one fluid motion as he grabs seemingly random cans of spray paint and waves them over his blank canvas.

Comment?

Related Topix: Painting, Arts, Canada

Wed Jul 16, 2014

Amherst Daily News

Sackville set to host 10th annual Ok.Quoi?! Contemporary Arts Festival

Struts Gallery & Faucet Media Arts Centre are getting set to present the 10th annual Ok.Quoi?! Contemporary Arts Festival from July 28 to Aug. 3. Ok.Quoi?! is a weeklong festival of contemporary art, focused on presenting new and innovative projects from local and regional artists alongside exciting international and national work.

Comment?

Related Topix: Canada, Arts, Photography

CBC News

Julie Doiron strikes deal for Apple ad using Life of Dreams song

Sackville singer Julie Doiron's song Life of Dreams is featured in an Apple commercial called Parenthood that began running in a world-wide campaign at the start of July.

Comment?

Related Topix: Indie,

Sat Jul 12, 2014

GlobalNews

Local group planting rain gardens to reduce flooding

As the province continues to clean-up from post-tropical storm Arthur, many are wondering how to deal with increased storms and flooding in the region.

Comment?

Related Topix: Canada, Home Gardening, Home,

Fri Jul 04, 2014

CBC News

Hurricane Arthur: Maritimers batten down the hatches

Skipper Steve Brown and his crew from the United Kingdom tied up their boat, the Novara, tightly.

Comment?

Related Topix: Hurricane, Weather, Hurricane Arthur, Natural Disasters, Canada,

Thu Jul 03, 2014

CBC News

10-year-old Sackville girl heading to World Cup final

Ten-year-old Abbey Morice of Sackville, New Brunswick is going to the World Cup final in Brazil -and she's not just a spectator.

Comment?

Related Topix: Canada

•••
•••
•••
•••
 
•••
•••
•••
•••