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June 2011 Blog Posts (12)

Live Life Awards . Recap - Winners Photos

We would like to present the recent winners from our 2011 Live Life Awards, held June 9.  Uptown boasts the best of the best in Saint John, and we congratulate all of the nominees and the people who make us the best place to live, work, and play!



Best New Business

Bourbon Quarter/Magnolia Cafe, presented by Enterprise Saint John…

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Added by Uptown Saint John Inc on June 28, 2011 at 11:30am — No Comments

Kids & Karts 2011 . Another Exciting Race Day in uptown Saint John

This past Father's Day, June 19, was a very special one for those who participated or were spectators at the annual Kids & Karts go-cart race down King Street to benefit The Joshua Group.…

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Added by Uptown Saint John Inc on June 27, 2011 at 1:09pm — No Comments

FREAK LUNCHBOX now open in uptown Saint John

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Added by Uptown Saint John Inc on June 22, 2011 at 10:39am — No Comments

Barbours General Store Grand Re-Opening

Barbours General Store has just celebrated its grand reropening today, June 21st. The historical museum at the foot of King Street is no longer just a museum. While it still houses historical artifacts,  it now sells a wide range of local New Brunswick products such as King Cole Tea, spices, nut butter, Crosby Molasses, Ganong chocolates, Magzy's popcorn, candy, maple syrup and "Tea" shirts (hand died in King Cole Tea). It is also home to a new tea room which serves hot tea and coffee, iced tea… Continue

Added by Uptown Saint John Inc on June 21, 2011 at 2:25pm — No Comments

QR Codes

PROMOTE YOUR BUSINESS WITH QR CODE DECALS.

Have your Website or Website based information such as menus, real estate listing or products linked via these QR code DECALS.



PRINTING PLUS OFFERING Weather Resistant QR code DECALS. We made two(2) different types - (1) front adhesive for sticking on the inside of the window or (2) back adhesive for sticking either inside or outside to all sorts of material. These weather…

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Added by Printing Plus on June 20, 2011 at 4:26pm — No Comments

Great to see uptown bike patrol

Two of our wonderful city police officers were on duty today in summer attire and on bicycles.  A fine addition to uptown and a sure sign of…

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Added by Uptown Saint John Inc on June 17, 2011 at 1:47pm — No Comments

Scores! Grill is now "Winger's Sports Grill"

Since 'Scores! Grill' opened a little over a year ago, it has been a huge success and one of the best sports bars in Saint John.  One slight bump in the road has been the issue of keeping the cool 'Scores!' name.  Well, sometimes change is good, and change it is.  This week Chris Grannan announced the new name…

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Added by Uptown Saint John Inc on June 17, 2011 at 10:30am — No Comments

Brunswick Square Renovations

Good News!  Brunswick Square is starting washroom renovations on Monday, June 20th!!!!  Please see below a rendering of what they will look like. The renovations will begin on Level 1 and will last for approx one month, then move up to level 3 where we will be renovating the two existing washrooms, plus the family washroom and adding a fully accessible washroom as well.  Great to see!… Continue

Added by Uptown Saint John Inc on June 16, 2011 at 2:32pm — 2 Comments

Uni-Koo Clothing Store - Now Open . 90 Germain Street

 

Uni-Koo is truly unique and a welcome addition to our eclictic uptown.  This boutique offers famous brand names of hip-hop style T-shirts, hoodies, Jeans, shoes; heavy metal style T-shirts, especially the night glow T-shirts; Ladies’ party dresses and fashion bags; action figures, fashion jewelries,…

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Added by Uptown Saint John Inc on June 16, 2011 at 2:00pm — No Comments

Amazing Residential Property for Sale . 216 Germain Street

 

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"Historically significant" George Robertson residence;  this fine single family 2 storey brick Italianate …
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Added by Uptown Saint John Inc on June 15, 2011 at 9:00am — No Comments

Imperial Theatre Performing Arts Schools: Register now!

Imperial Theatre Performing Arts Schools

Dance IT! Act IT! Sing IT! Rock IT!

Professional Training for Tomorrow’s Performing Artists



Not just another summer program, Imperial Theatre’s Performing Arts Schools bring together passionate professional instructors with young artists in a series of schools designed to nurture talent and creativity. We offer our students the opportunity to work with some of…

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Added by Imperial Theatre on June 6, 2011 at 5:42pm — No Comments

Proud of our Sea Dogs...

Uptown Saint John celebrated with the Sea Dogs as thousands lined King Street to watch the parade of blue and white, and of course the Memorial Cup.  Way to go boys...we're very proud!…

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Added by Uptown Saint John Inc on June 4, 2011 at 8:20pm — No Comments

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Uptown Saint John Inc posted a blog post

'Good Fibrations' uptown!

Germain Street just got a little more artistic!  Good Fibrations, Fibre Arts Studio & Supplies is now open at 91 Germain Street.  This is the real deal; alpaca, lambswool, kid mohair, silk, dog and car fur, and other luxury fibres...hand…See More
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Elizabeth Miller is now a member of Uptown Directory
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New Brunswick Museum updated an event
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Fossil Hunter at the New Brunswick Museum: Will Matthew and the Giant Trilobite at New Brunswick Museum, 1 Market Square, Saint John, NB, E2L4Z6

September 2, 2014 at 9am to January 4, 2015 at 5pm
June 30, 2014 – January 4, 2015. Fossil Hunter: Will Matthew and the Giant Trilobite. Fossil Hunter is an interactive exhibit developed by the New Brunswick Museum. Based on a true story of New Brunswick geologist, Will Matthew, it recounts the true story of a curious young teenage boy, the son of noted fossil expert George Matthew.  Will discovered the largest trilobite fossil in the world, over 100 years ago in Saint John. The fossil of the crab-like creature was about 500 million years old…See More
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Uptown Saint John Inc posted a video

Video Pick of the Week: Don’t Quit Before the Miracle

Apryll Aileen and Nick Perria invite everyone to a special event - “Don’t Quit Before the Miracle” – fundraiser for Gentle Path Counseling with keynote speak...
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Dave Shoots, Bookseller posted a status
"Welcome, Carnival Splendor passengers...we invite all book lovers to come and see us!"
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Uptown Saint John Inc posted an event
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Noon Nugget - Creating a Communication Plan at Saint John Volunteer Centre

September 17, 2014 from 12pm to 1pm
Fall 2014 Noon NuggetsSeptember 17– Creating a Communication PlanCommunicate communicate, communicate.  Projects are more successful when you communicate the right message to the right people at the right time. Learn how to build a communication plan to ensure your project is more successful Kathryn Hanson is…See More
Friday
Uptown Saint John Inc posted a blog post

New sign is a reminder of our history at 40 King Street

Many have noticed the new sign on the corner of King and Germain Street, but perhaps few understand the significance.   The Business Resource Centre, located at 40 King Street, as well as the connected buildings below were built post great fire, and were known at that time as the 'Commercial Block.'  The corner building, 40 King,…See More
Friday
Susie McBay - for Air Cadets shared Uptown Saint John Inc's event on Facebook
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Saint John Free Public Library posted events
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Susie McBay - for Air Cadets posted an event

Air Cadet Fun Run at The Running Room - Brunswick Square

September 27, 2014 from 6pm to 7pm
The cadet program instills the attributes of leadership, citizenship with emphasis on fitness and well-being There are no fees or costs to join Air Cadets and uniforms are supplied free of charge. We believe it is important to be accessible to youth from all socioeconomic backgrounds and fundraising helps us with some of the enriching activities in which the youth take part.So come down, have fun and go for a walk or runSee More
Thursday
Susie McBay - for Air Cadets is now a member of Uptown Directory
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New Brunswick Museum updated an event
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New Brunswick Museum Explorer Days are every day in August at New Brunswick Museum, 1 Market Square, Saint John, NB, E2L4Z6

August 27, 2014 at 9am to August 31, 2014 at 5pm
New Brunswick Museum Explorer Days are every day in August:  Museum Explorer Days are EVERY DAY in August!  Regular admission. These family adventures are for the young and young at heart. Join the NBM for a full day of themed activities including art instruction, experiments, face painting, eco-friendly educational crafting, old fashioned games, and gallery discovery programmes.  Face painting noon-1pm daily. A day pass at the NBM ensures you can plan your day to capture all of the excitement.…See More
Aug 27
New Brunswick Museum updated an event
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John Corey’s Quilts Exhibition at the New Brunswick Museum at New Brunswick Museum, 1 Market Square, Saint John, NB, E2L4Z6

August 27, 2014 at 9am to August 31, 2014 at 5pm
Until August 31, 2014. John Corey’s Quilts at the New Brunswick Museum. John Corey’s interest in, and promotion of, the importance of textiles was a crucial factor in the survival and flourishing of the art of quilting in southern New Brunswick. His decision to commission these quilts not only drew attention to their production but also to their significance on a broader scale. This preserved suite of quilts pays homage to the customs of quilt-making in New Brunswick and it also focuses…See More
Aug 27
Uptown Saint John Inc posted a blog post

Saint John Volunteer Centre, "engaging people to volunteer effectively in the community"

I recently had the pleasure of sharing in an informative visit and chat with Eileen McLaughlin from the Saint John Volunteer Centre.  Immediately, I was taken by Eileen's smile, with a wonderful intrinsic energy and passion behind it.  It is clear she loves what she does.  And, Saint John is very lucky to have the Volunteer…See More
Aug 26
Dave Shoots, Bookseller updated their profile
Aug 26
Dave Shoots, Bookseller posted a status
"Just arrived: softcover Jack Kerouac's "On the Road"...$15! Only the third copy of this hard-to-find book we've had in 14 years!"
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