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Month: March 2016

Submissions Open for Contact East 2016 in Saint John

By Giv'er Miramichi / March 8, 2016 / 0 Comments

Atlantic Presenters Association (APA) have announced that submissions are open for Contact East 2016 coming up in Saint John from September 22nd to the 25th. The deadline to apply is Thursday March 31st, 2016.

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NFB Tremplin 2016 Finalists Include Two from NB

By Giv'er Miramichi / March 7, 2016 / 0 Comments

The finalists in the ninth edition of the Tremplin competition (in French), organized by the National Film Board of Canada (NFB) in collaboration with Radio-Canada, have been announced: Kevin Arseneau (from Rogersville, New Brunswick), André Roy (from Dieppe, New Brunswick), Colin Champagne (from Edmonton, Alberta) and Julien Capraro (from Vancouver, British Columbia). They were chosen from among participants from across French-speaking Canada. The two winners—one for Acadie and one for Western Canada—will be selected in April, after the jury has assessed the finalists’ scripts.

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Book Review: “Travels with Farley” by Claire Mowat

By Giv'er Miramichi / March 7, 2016 / 0 Comments

Memoirs can be great fun to read, or they can be boringly self-indulgent. It all depends on the memoirist. In Claire Mowat’s Travels with Farley (2015 Pottersfield Press), we have a surprisingly candid, friendly and concise memoirist as the late Canadian author Farley Mowat’s wife takes us through a whirlwind tour of their years together from 1969 to about 1976, shortly after they left Newfoundland and to the time they … Read more…

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Geriatric Dental Care: Advice from the Experts at Quali-dent

By Giv'er Miramichi / March 6, 2016 / 0 Comments

Due to advances in medicine and an increase in prolonged life expectancy, the number of older people will continue to increase worldwide. It is essential that all older adults practice and maintain good oral hygiene due to the high correlation between oral health and general health.

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2016 Miramichi Striper Cup happens May 27th-29th

By Giv'er Miramichi / March 5, 2016 / 0 Comments

The 2016 Miramichi Striper Cup will take place on May 27th, 28th, and 29th. This weekend striped bass tournament is expected to attract thousands of fishing enthusiasts to the City of Miramichi. Last year Canada’s top fishing program, Fish’N Canada said, “Striped bass fishing in Miramichi is so good, it’s CRAZY!!”

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Chatham Ironmen Make Major Off Field Changes

By Giv'er Miramichi / March 4, 2016 / 0 Comments

The 2016 season is just around the corner and the Chatham Ironmen have made some major off the field changes. A new board and executive have been formed and a new General Manager put in place.

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One-Woman Play “Julian” being Staged in Miramichi

By Giv'er Miramichi / March 2, 2016 / 0 Comments

DOUBLE L PRODUCTIONS presents the play “JULIAN” by J. Janda on Friday and Saturday March 18th & 19th at 7:30 pm and Sunday March 20th at 2 pm at The Rodd Miramichi in Historic Downtown Chatham.

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Blackville’s Main Street ValuFoods Becoming Foodland

By Les McLaughlin / March 1, 2016 / 0 Comments

Exciting changes are in store for a local Blackville business! In an open letter, Main Street ValuFood’s owner Jerry Stafford has announced that his store has entered into a 10 year deal with Foodland. Foodland is a Canadian chain of grocery stores founded in 1985.

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