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Some Local Family Day Events

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Here are some Family Day Events around the Fredericton area: Community Date & Time Location Description Central Hainesville Feb. 19 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Crabbe Mountain Family Day promotions include: $99 family lift ticket packages (2 adults, 2 children) $25 ski lessons – Group lessons will be offered at 10am, 12pm, and 2pm on […]

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Registration For March Break Camp Open At YMCA

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Keep your children happy and active the holiday break, while helping them grow and learn! YMCA Day Camp offers children fun-filled days of activities such as such as swimming, arts and crafts, sport and games. Watch their confidence grow as they make new friends and develop life long skills. The fee is 150$ for the […]

Educational

STEM At The Ville Cooperative

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Justen Di Ruscio from JDG Solutions is facilitating a Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math program at The Ville for teens 12-18. The eight week program will result in a fully functioning String Racer robot (featured below) by learning and using skills such as programming, 3D printing, and electronics engineering. The Ville STEM Program looks to […]

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Family Day Expected To Be Good For Hospitality Sector

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The provincial government anticipates the addition of a new paid holiday will create increased opportunity for the hospitality industry and other sectors this year. The province’s first Family Day will be on Monday, Feb. 19. From left: Labour, Employment and Population Growth Minister Gilles LePage; Ronald Drisdelle, president of the Tourism Industry Association of New Brunswick; Brian Conoley, Radical Edge; deputy premier Stephen Horsman; Ross Antworth, general manager of the New Brunswick Federation of Snowmobile Clubs; Jordan Cheney, Crabbe Mountain; Stefanie Bouchard, Crabbe Mountain and Tourism, Heritage and Culture Minister John Ames.

The provincial government anticipates the addition of a new paid holiday will create increased opportunity for the hospitality industry and other sectors this year. The province’s first Family Day will be on Monday, Feb. 19. Tourism, Heritage and Culture Minister John Ames said the long weekend will give families the opportunity to travel the province, […]

Family

New Brunswick’s First Family Day Is Almost Here

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With New Brunswick’s first Family Day approaching, the government is reminding employers and workers of the new paid public holiday.

FREDERICTON (GNB) – With New Brunswick’s first Family Day approaching, the government is reminding employers and workers of the new paid public holiday. Family Day will be observed on the third Monday in February. It will put New Brunswick in line with eight other Canadian jurisdictions that observe a paid holiday in February, and will […]

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Last Minute Superbowl Recipes

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Celebrate Superbowl LII in Style The Superbowl is almost upon us! The Patriots and Eagles meet in the Superbowl to battle for the NFL’s top prize. When the teams take the field for Super Bowl LII on Sunday in Minneapolis, we’ll be treated to a match-up of Super Bowl juggernaut vs. Super Bowl underdog. It […]

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Budget Invests in Seniors, Youth and the Economy

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Finance Minister Cathy Rogers tabled the provincial government’s 2018-19 budget today which focuses on investments in seniors, youth employment and economic competitiveness.

FREDERICTON (GNB) – The 2018-19 provincial budget tabled in the legislature today focuses on investments in seniors, youth employment and economic competitiveness. “This is a budget that works for all New Brunswickers,” said Finance Minister Cathy Rogers. “Your government puts communities and families first, protecting the vulnerable and investing in our young people and our […]

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Government Reaching Out To Seniors in New Initiative

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FREDERICTON (GNB) – Seniors and Long-Term Care Minister Lisa Harris visited the Pine Grove Nursing Home in Fredericton today to recognize the dedication of workers in the long-term care sector and to highlight the work being done, along with stakeholder groups, to support recruitment in the sector. “I applaud those working in the long-term care […]

Business

State of the Province Address Focuses Upon Business Competitiveness, Job Creation, Families and Education

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Premier Brian Gallant announced more than $20 million for an economic competitiveness package to help the provincial economy work for all New Brunsickers as part of the annual state of the province address. During the address, Gallant focused upon growing the economy, supporting families, and improving educational opportunities.

FREDERICTON (GNB) – Premier Brian Gallant announced more than $20 million for an economic competitiveness package to help the provincial economy work for all New Brunsickers as part of the annual state of the province address. During the address, Gallant focused upon growing the economy, supporting families, and improving educational opportunities. “Through the multi-year economic […]

Arts and Music

Officers’ Square Plan Revitalizes Fredericton’s Great Heritage, Cultural, Recreation Space

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After an extensive public consultation process, the City of Fredericton has released its revitalization plan for Officers’ Square in the Historic Garrison District, Fredericton’s great public space.

After an extensive public consultation process, the City of Fredericton has released its revitalization plan for Officers’ Square in the Historic Garrison District, Fredericton’s great public space. The revitalization plan for the National Historic Site will be implemented as a multi-phase, multi-year project.  Heritage preservation is a central priority and the plan provides much-needed improvements […]