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Fake Facts: March of the 104th

The time? 1813. The place? British North America. The topic? WAR… of 1812. On February 16, 1813, one of the greatest military marches in history happened in Canada. With the Americans planning an offensive in the spring, the British needed reinforcements. But the St. Lawrence ice prevented troop transport. So, New Brunswick’s 104th Regiment of Foot just hoofed… Read more »

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What’s Your Favourite Christmas Story, Peter Cullen?

Seven people with ties to New Brunswick tell about their favourite Christmas or “winter season” stories this month. I’ll finish the theme with my own choice. This project taught me (surprisingly) that not many people read Christmas/winter books as youths. Hopefully this series gives you ideas to start enjoying seasonal stories. It’s a fun tradition.

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What’s Your Favourite Christmas Story, Jessica Rhaye?

Seven people with ties to New Brunswick tell about their favourite Christmas or “winter season” stories this month. I’ll highlight a title every other day from now until December 25. Here’s singer & song writer Jessica Rhaye, who recently released her popular new album, Far Gone Lullabies.

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What’s Your Favourite Christmas Story, Kael Kennedy?

Seven people with ties to New Brunswick tell about their favourite Christmas or “winter season” stories this month. I’ll highlight a title every other day from now until December 25. Here’s Kael Kennedy, the elementary student who frequently fundraises for the Chalmers Regional Hospital Foundation. (His current project: acquiring an ophthalmic camera to help premature babies… Read more »

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What’s Your Favourite Christmas Story, Loralie Boyle?

Seven people with ties to New Brunswick tell about their favourite Christmas or “winter season” stories this month. I’ll highlight a title every other day from now until December 25. Here’s Loralie Boyle, Children’s Programming Coordinator at the Fredericton Public Library.

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What’s Your Favourite Christmas Story, Julia Wright?

Seven people with ties to New Brunswick tell about their favourite Christmas or “winter season” stories this month. I’ll highlight a title every other day from now until December 25. Here’s Julia Wright, reporter and media savant for CHSJ News and writer/publisher of Saint John’s Hard Times zine.

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What’s Your Favourite Christmas Story, Patrick Lacroix?

Seven people with ties to New Brunswick tell about their favourite Christmas or “winter season” stories this month. I’ll highlight a title every other day from now until December 25. Here’s Patrick Lacroix, Executive Director of Elementary Literacy Inc.

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What’s Your Favourite Christmas Story, Terry Seguin?

Seven people with ties to New Brunswick tell about their favourite Christmas or “winter season” stories this month. I’ll highlight a title every other day from now until December 25. Here’s Terry Seguin, host of CBC’s Information Morning Fredericton.