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Atlantic Salmon Museum Christmas at the Museum 2020 Event

From 10 am to 4 pm on Friday, November 6th and Saturday, November 7th, the Atlantic Salmon Museum Christmas at the Museum 2020 Event will be taking place at the Atlantic Salmon Museum, 263 Main Street in Doaktown. Join the Atlantic Salmon Museum for early Christmas Shopping! They are going to be having ten vendors…

Campbell’s Cognitive Therapy – New Outpatient Mental Health Clinic

This year has been ripe with challenges for people young and old. Measures to protect our own and others’ physical health have been paramount, and we have subsequently seen a shift in the way that we work, eat, socialize and travel. Recently, an increased emphasis on mental health has emerged. This is encouraging, and represents a positive ideological shift across...

Chatham Christmas Hampers 2020 Registration

The Chatham Christmas Hampers 2020 Registration will be taking place on Monday, November 2nd and 9th, 2020 and Tuesday, November 3rd, 2020 from 10 am to 12 pm noon at the Anglican Church of Chatham - Saint Mary's Anglican Church, 207 Wellington Street, located on the corner of Wellington and King Streets. The Chatham area for Christmas Hampers cover the...

Monuments and Memorials around Miramichi

by Anthony McLean Along our Mystical, Magical and Mighty Miramichi, there are many monuments and statues of prominent citizens that grace our river in our parks and cemeteries. Alison Edward “Al” O’Neil Memorial Monument Al O’Neil was born in Chatham Head, NB, on July 8th, 1920. This monument was erected in the Bicentennial Park adjacent to Beaubear’s Island to recognize...

Second World War Veteran Shares Story of Service Loss Limb

Bob Gondek On Remembrance Day this year, many Canadians will be reflecting on the 75th anniversary of the end of the Second World War. Among those will be war amputee veteran Bob Gondek, of Toronto, who also carries a physical reminder of that pivotal time in history. At the age of 96, Bob can still vividly recall serving alongside the...

Salvation Army – Christmas Hampers and more Ways to Give

The Salvation Army Miramichi Community Resource Centre, would like to thank everyone for their sponsorship in the past to help local families in need. In Christmas 2019, 208 families were helped-including 135 children/teens and 277 adults in Miramichi and the surrounding area. Gift bags being filled with toys and gifts, to be distributed to families. This has been a hard...

“Ookdataan” – Taste of Metepenagiag!

On Friday, October 23rd, 2020, beginning at 11 am, go onto Facebook and "view" and "like" the Metepenagiag Heritage Park, located at 2202 Micmac Road on the Metepenagiag First Nation, New Brunswick as they are premiering "Ookdataan" - Taste of Metepenagiag! This event will highlight one of their favourite park experiences. Learn about traditional Mi'kmaq bread making and follow along...