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There are confirmed cases of H1N1 virus in Charlotte County.District 10 acting superintendent Jenny McDougall has confirmed that three students in the St George area have been tested and they have...

Post date: October 27, 2009

If you have questions about the H1N1 flu virus, here is your chance to ask them.Public health is hosting an information session tonight at Saint John High School.It gets underway at 7pm. The public...

Post date: October 27, 2009

The Saint John Boys and Girls Club has one of the best after-school programs in the country. At least, that's according to the RBC Foundation, which is giving the club a prestigious 40 thousand...

Post date: October 27, 2009

At least one Saint John resident is opposed to the city's plan to ban overnight parking during the winter on most city streets. Common Council has unanimously accepted a new Winter Management Plan...

Post date: October 27, 2009

Councillor Peter McGuire is optimistic about getting the reconfiguration work started at Simms Corner after a meeting with an MLA. McGuire says he and the mayor met with Saint John Lancaster MLA Abel...

Post date: October 27, 2009

The parking lot at Harbour station may be the new home to the Long Wharf Lift Station number 10. Commissioner of Municipal Operations Paul Groody says it's the best spot for the station if the city...

Post date: October 27, 2009

The Deputy Mayor is having trouble getting behind the Council of Canadians pitch to make Saint John a Blue Community. As a Blue Community the city would promote drinking city water, rather than...

Post date: October 27, 2009

If you live on the West Side and woke up with your clock flashing, there is a good reason why. Saint John Energy tells us there was a failure to a power cable that crosses the throughway at Lancaster...

Post date: October 27, 2009

(Flooding in Saint John from Heavy Rain Last Weekend--Photo taken Sunday by Sean Crowley)Most roads in the Greater Saint John area are now back open after weekend flooding caused by heavy rain. There...

Post date: October 27, 2009

It won't be long now before the snow begins to fly and Common Council has unanimously accepted a new Winter Managament Plan. Members are suggesting the Plan needs to be presented in a well advertised...

Post date: October 27, 2009

People living on Douglas Avenue will have to abide by new on-street parking rules this winter. Commissioner of Municipal Operations Paul Groody says Douglas Avenue has proven to always be a challenge...

Post date: October 27, 2009

The new collector road in Grand-Bay Westfield connecting Highway 7 and River Valley Drive has been named Colonel Nase Boulevard. It is named after one of the town's first landowners and Mayor Grace...

Post date: October 27, 2009

The River Valley Community Centre is in the black. The Centre operates on a 15-year agreement with Grand-Bay Westfield and 2 local service districts funded by the property tax base. Treasurer John...

Post date: October 27, 2009

If retail sales are any indication, New Brunswick has weathered the global recession much better than those in Canada. The latest report card by the Atlantic Provinces Economic Council shows retail...

Post date: October 27, 2009

Officials are bracing for a second wave of pandemic influenza to hit the Province even though numbers have been low to this point. Several communities across the country have seen an increase in the...

Post date: October 26, 2009

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