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  1. Late-night Irving Oil construction keeps uptown Saint John neighbours awakeRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | CBC News

    Saint John's noise bylaw says construction equipment is not to be used after 9 p.m., but construction of the new Irving Oil headquarters uptown often lasts until midnight, neighbours say. People living in uptown Saint John say the late-night construction of Irving Oil's new office building is stealing their sleep.

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  2. Viewpoint: Cultural hubs need to overcome addiction to oil industry cashRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 11 | Centretown News

    ... Gallery of Canada - rely on donations and sponsorships from oil and gas companies such as Suncor, Enbridge and Irving Oil to fund their programs. Their boards of trustees are stacked with fossil fuel executives and veteran bankers who handle ...

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  3. CBC New Brunswick wins 3 regional broadcast and digital awardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 8 | CBC News

    ... in the province. Special Deals began in 2015 with the investigation of a 25-year property tax concession for Irving Oil at the Canaport LNG terminal in Saint John. In 2016, the series continued to investigate and report on four separate property-tax ...

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  4. New agency should reassess all properties, Saint John deputy mayor saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 5 | CBC News

    ... to the request, it then slashed the appraised value of the property by $202 million, a reduction that saves Irving Oil about $5.5 million in property taxes it would have owed the city under the earlier valuation of $299 million, which would have ...

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  5. Fredericton takes another look at former Irving tank farm site on riverRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 2 | CBC News

    Plans to revamp Carleton Park on Fredericton's north side include the possibility of a boat launch on the site of the former Irving Oil bulk tank farm. The land along the St. John River, between the Bill Thorpe Walking Bridge and the mouth of the Nashwaak River, has been vacant since the tanks were taken out in 2003.

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  6. Trump(eting) merits of XLRead the original story

    Friday Mar 31 | Petroleum News

    ... 1.1 million bpd Energy East remains in play, but faces a tough fight to cross Quebec on its way to the Irving Oil refinery in New Brunswick and possibly a nearby export terminal. On the upside for the industry and resource-dependent provinces is ...

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  7. Irving Oil Teams Again With Benjamin MotorsportsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 28 | CSP

    Irving Oil is about to roar into its eighth Pro All Star Series season with Travis Benjamin Motorsports. Benjamin, a driver in the PASS division, drives a 2009 Ford Fusion in the Super Late Model series.

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  8. Store Auction Offers OpportunityRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 28 | CSP

    As part of a lender-ordered auction, 16 former Irving Oil locations in Massachusetts and New Hampshire went on the auction block Tuesday, according to a report in The Daily News of Newburyport . "C.K. Smithwas the owner and operator of 23 Irving-branded gas stations, and they decided to stop selling gas as part of their business model," Irving spokesperson Liza Dube told the newspaper.

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  9. 'Some of the assessments are crazy': Canaport LNG change prompts questionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 7, 2017 | CBC News

    ... at the Canaport LNG facility led to a big cut in its assessment, when the success of other businesses - like the Irving Oil refinery - do not seem to cause assessments to climb. Stephen Ward, New Brunswick's director of property valuation, says ...

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  10. Saint John can't appeal $202M drop in LNG assessment unless Irving Oil appeals firstRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2017 | CBC News

    ... $202 million drop in the assessed value of the Canaport LNG property because the New Brunswick government - not Irving Oil Ltd. - initiated the reduction. Stephen Ward, director of property valuation for the province, told reporters Friday a ...

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  11. Premier Brian Gallant 'surprised' by 67% drop in Canaport LNG tax assessmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2017 | CBC News

    ... the appraised value of the property on the city's east side by nearly $202 million for 2017, the first year Irving Oil is scheduled to pay full taxes on the site to the city. The 67 per cent reduction, based on the recommendation of Nationwide ...

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  12. U.S. company hired for Canaport LNG assessment helps companies fight tax billsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 2, 2017 | CBC News

    ... of the LNG property from $299.5 million to $98 million. That lowered property taxes, payable to the city from Irving Oil, which owns the property Canaport LNG sits on, from $8.1 million to $2.6 million. It's one of the largest reductions in the ...

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  13. 'Mind-boggling': Canaport LNG assessment slashed by nearly $202M after tax deal repealedRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 1, 2017 | CBC News

    ... the appraised value of the Canaport LNG property in Saint John by nearly $202 million for 2017, the first year Irving Oil is scheduled to pay full taxes on the site to the city. The new assessment of $98 million, down from last year's $299.5 ...

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  14. One of Saint John's oldest buildings still in jeopardyRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2017 | CBC News

    ... for "a substantial amount of money -over a million dollars," Barry said, to be used as parking for the new Irving Oil headquarters. But even if city council can't use the building as council chambers, Barry said, the city has a "legal obligation" to ...

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  15. Edward 'Ed' McGee Jr. ObituaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 8, 2017 | The Vermont Standard

    ... discharge, he attended Lyndon State College and graduated in 1982. At the time of his illness he was working for Irving Oil. Ed loved to play golf and basketball with his boys and their acey deucey poker games and bonfires with family and friends ...

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  16. Irving family's fortunate son explains how he fell into a dark depression, and rose againRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 27, 2017 | The Globe and Mail

    ... sweep of the Kennebecasis River and the pine trees that he liked to plant in the mornings before heading off to Irving Oil, to take his place in the onetime office of his storied grandfather, K.C. Irving. By every standard, Kenneth knew he was a ...

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  17. Restraint-minded Blaine Higgs beat biggest rivals with smaller war chestRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 25, 2017 | CBC News

    ... John Irving, J.K. Irving's nephew, who runs Commercial Properties and other companies and is a director of Irving Oil, gave $2,000 to Higgs and $500 to Norton. The Moncton law firm of former Liberal cabinet minister Mike Murphy gave $2,000 to ...

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  18. B.C. doesn't want to dirty its handsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 29, 2016 | Parksville Qualicum News

    ... refiners (85 per cent of Canadian output) west of the Atlantic provinces will be a might surprised to hear that Irving Oil in New Brunswick (15 per cent) is the only one producing refined products (according to Tritschler). Must have been dreaming ...

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  19. GetGo Offers Grocery SavingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 25, 2016 | CSP

    ... c-stores throughout western Pennsylvania, Ohio, north central West Virginia and Maryland. Separately, Sobeys and Irving Oil have announced that the gasoline savings program created earlier this year will now be offered throughout New Brunswick, Nova ...

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  20. New Brunswick tax breaks: Who gets whatRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 12, 2016 | CBC News

    ... considerably more than inflation over the last 50 years. Adopted in 1980, this tax break does not mention Irving Oil by name but is written in legislation as removing all provincial property tax from "crude oil storage tanks connected with an oil ...

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