Why A $100M Rocket Launch Site Might Be Coming… H/T CBC

Maritime Launch Services holding public meeting tonight to discuss its plans for Canso-Hazel Hill area. A small Nova Scotia community that last waded into an international communications revolution about 130 years ago, could soon return...

Retail Sales Rebound On P.E.I.

Retail sales on P.E.I. bounced back in September, rejuvenating a trend that goes back to last year. Statistics Canada reported seasonally-adjusted sales were $185,063,000 in September, the biggest month ever, and up almost $7 million...

Hibernia Pumps 1 Billionth Barrel Of Oil In Newfoundland’s Offshore

Platform scheduled to continue producing until 2040, more than double initial projections. The Hibernia oil platform off Newfoundland's east coast has pumped its one billionth barrel of oil, a milestone reached on Dec. 21.

New Saint John Business Hires A Dozen Newcomers, Plans To Hire More

SAINT JOHN – A new Saint John business has hired over 12 newcomers to the city and plans on hiring more in the near future. “We’re basically going to be a producer for one client,”...

Fredericton Businesses Get Export Help

Six companies part of pilot-project to help them break into export market. A new pilot program is being launched next month to help New Brunswick businesses break into the export business.

There’s A Beer For That: Best P.E.I. Pints… H/T CBC

'Winter makes you think of or want beers that are rich, dark, and will warm your innards'. As winter set in, my weekly social media callout to Islanders asking for suggestions for fun activities to...

Grand Falls-Windsor Teens Carving Hobby Into Jobs… H/T CBC

14-year-olds selling products for Christmas gifts. Two teenage friends in Grand Falls-Windsor have turned a hobby into a home business this winter, churning out wooden goods in time for Christmas.

Solar-Powered, Bus-Stop Ads Arriving In Moncton

4 shelters with solar-powered advertizing have been in operation for a week. Solar-powered advertising on four new bus shelters is expected to save Codiac Transpo money on energy costs says Marie-Claire Pierce, the transit organization's senior transit planner.

West White Rose Extension Project To Get… H/T CBC

Sources say Husky has decided to build a concrete gravity structure at Argentia. Sources tell CBC News that Husky Energy is just weeks away from officially sanctioning the long-awaited West White Rose extension project, with...

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