Tag: N.B.

Liberals promise to restore trades to high schools while on N.B. campaign trail

MIRAMICHI, N.B. — Liberal Leader Brian Gallant says a re-elected Liberal government will restore trades to every high school in the province. Gallant says by giving youth opportunities to learn the important skills in the trades, it will strengthen the workforce. He says the money to establish modern trades infrastructure in the schools will come…

Celebration honours N.B. teen who inspired #BeccaToldMeTo kindness movement

By Michael MacDonaldThe Canadian Press Wed., Feb. 21, 2018 RIVERVIEW, N.B.—A New Brunswick teen who inspired a movement dedicated to spreading acts of kindness was remembered Wednesday as a courageous, big-hearted person who never let her terminal diagnosis get in the way of celebrating the generosity of others. More than 700 people gathered at Immaculate…

N.B. dog hailed a hero after finding cat in storm drain

THE CANADIAN PRESS Jul 5, 2017 , Last Updated: 4:22 PM ET SACKVILLE, N.B. — A New Brunswick cat who had been missing for six weeks had an unlikely saviour: A dog. Shelly Colette was walking her dog Cash a few weeks ago in Sackville, N.B., when the black border collie Labrador mix stopped over…