Woodstove And Gas Heating Sales Rise… H/T CBC

Representatives at three stores in New Brunswick unable to provide hard numbers. Even though Saint John wasn't hit by last week's ice storm as severely as the rest of the province, people are looking to...

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...

Brothers To Open New Lebanese Restaurant… H/T CBC

Restaurant will be a branch of the Mezza Lebanese Kitchen chain and located at former Target site. Hossam Elgebeily is originally from Egypt and grew up in Qatar. He immigrated to Canada and last year...

Saint Andrews Saw Record Year In Tourism… H/T CBC

Warm weather and strong U.S. dollar brought good news to Saint Andrews. Mayor Doug Naish said the area has been a tourist destination for more than 100 years, but this past summer was one of...

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.

Bible Hill’s TruLeaf To Bring Its Hydroponic Lettuce To Ontario

Bible Hill-based company growing lettuce indoors plans to expand to Ontario. A Nova Scotia company growing indoor lettuce is already expanding to Ontario as it prepares to introduce its product to a major grocery chain...

Marble Mountain And White Hills Open This Week… H/T CBC

N.L.'s biggest ski hill, Marble Mountain, will open New Year's Eve. Ski resorts are getting a slightly earlier start to the season this year, with White Hills in Clarenville partially open now and Marble Mountain...

$100 Oil In The Forecast, According To Commodity Investment… H/T CBC

Tim Pickering with Auspice Capital Advisors says oil could reach those dizzy heights again within 5 years. The founder of a Calgary commodities and trading firm says 2017 should be a good year for recovering oil...

Real Estate Mogul Remembers Humble Beginnings: H/T TCH

On May 14, 1963, a determined young man from Greece took a step that would change his life and the entire City of Halifax. On that day, Eddie Rouvalis, founder of what would become 29th...

UNB Scientist Wins Top Research Award… H/T CBC

University of New Brunswick researcher recognized for work in building better, more intuitive, prostheses. A top health research prize has been awarded to a University of New Brunswick scientist who is quite literally bridging the gap between man and...

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