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July 2010 Blog Posts (29)

Christmas in July Sale

Drop by Wicked Good Treats and check out our Christmas in July 1/2 price sale corner. Lots of great gifts items, mugs, belgian chocolate and more. Watch for our another big sale starting July 15th.

Added by Wicked Good Treats on July 6, 2010 at 9:45pm — No Comments

JULY RETAIL HINTS FROM BARBARA CROWHURST



12 Steps To Being A Top Salesperson - for the Stores of Uptown Saint John



1. Maintain a positive attitude towards yourself and your work. When something goes wrong, don't waste time complaining but work towards its correction.



2. Understand a clean and organized store directly correlates to high sales.



3. Approach more customers.



4. Realize that customers are on the defensive. Make a personal remark that… Continue

Added by Uptown Saint John Inc on July 6, 2010 at 2:30pm — No Comments

SALTY JAM IS TWO DAYS AWAY! - JULY 8-10

Saltyjam, Saint John’s Festival of Music, dates back to 1995 as the Saint John Jazz & Blues Festival. From humble beginnings as a small, modest festival, the event has grown significantly over the last few years, including the following:

• Gaining of non-profit status;

• Becoming incorporated;

• Expansion of free venues;

• More shows;

• Increased awareness; and

•…

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Added by Uptown Saint John Inc on July 6, 2010 at 10:35am — No Comments

Element5 Is Now Open at Market Square 2nd Level !



5 basic Elements make up the universe: infinity, air, fire, water and earth. The discrepancy of the 5 Elements from time to time reflects on our skin and body. Engage in all 5 senses, Element5 aims to provide a series of treatments that balance the 5 Elements, and store our skin.



Element5 offers a series of services to female guests, services such as facial treatment,… Continue

Added by Uptown Saint John Inc on July 6, 2010 at 10:00am — No Comments

FISHY CHORES, 116 PRINCE WILLIAM STREET

Fishy Chores is an open studio, a place where all are welcome to watch me at work, shop for things precious or just play dress up….



I get asked so often about the name… “Fishy Chores” has been my studio name for the last 30 years, while I was living in Stratford, Ontario, and referred to me doing something fishy… the fish dressed up for swimming was a decoy… Stratford was nowhere close to any water or fish, it was more “fishy”, if you know… Continue

Added by Uptown Saint John Inc on July 6, 2010 at 9:18am — No Comments

Kids "n" Karts

The first annual 'Kids & Karts' go-cart race was held in uptown Saint John on June 20. This very exciting event showcased custom built go-carts racing down King Street with spectators gasping at the speed, techniques, and unique design of karts. A fire-engine red stock-car roared up and down the street marking the beginning of the race and pumping the racers up for the thrill.



This fundraiser has been a dream of the Joshua Group for awhile… Continue

Added by Uptown Saint John Inc on July 5, 2010 at 2:30pm — No Comments

Winners of Canada Day Window Decorating Contest !!!

Some stores and companies in uptown decorated their windows to celebrate Canada's 143th birthday. To appreciate their effort, Uptown Saint John Inc. held a Canada Day Window Decorating Contest from June 30th to July 4th. Public voted for their favorite decoration through a survey posted on surveymonkey.com. Based on the votes complied, Uptown Saint John is pround to announce the winners of the Canada Day Window Decorating Contest.…

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Added by Uptown Saint John Inc on July 5, 2010 at 10:33am — No Comments

Jess Darrah . Uptown Saint John COTW . July 5-9



No, it's not only her hair...though that's pretty cool! Jess can act and…

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Added by Uptown Saint John Inc on July 5, 2010 at 8:30am — 1 Comment

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Future Fossil Tools: Early Explorations Exhibition at the New Brunswick Museum at New Brunswick Museum, 1 Market Square, Saint John, NB, E2L4Z6

October 1, 2014 at 9am to January 4, 2015 at 5pm
September 11, 2014 – January 4, 2015. New Brunswick artist Carol Taylor continues her exploration of the interaction between geological processes and human presence. The exhibition is the further development of artistic concepts first shown at the NBM in 2011. In the original exhibition, Carol Taylor conceived of Future Fossils as artworks that considered the continuum of geological processes in combination with vestiges of human presence. An aspect of her inquiry was inspired by a group of…See More
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Forming a Vision: The Art and Geology of the Stonehammer Geopark Exhibition at the New Brunswick Museum at New Brunswick Museum, 1 Market Square, Saint John, NB, E2L4Z6

October 1, 2014 at 9am to January 4, 2015 at 5pm
September 11, 2014 – January 4, 2015. The exhibition features 20 pieces of artwork from the permanent collection of the NBM, dating between 1805 and 2008. Stonehammer Geopark contains some of the most extensively documented landscapes in New Brunswick.  For more than 200 years artists and photographers have taken inspiration from the magnificent vistas and natural wonders that abound. Two aspects of the landscape, in particular, have drawn the most attention: The Reversing Falls Rapids in Saint…See More
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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

October 1, 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 Mugs #19 . Liz Miller

It wasn't very long ago that Liz Miller set up shop at 91 Germain Street, but she and her studio, Good Fibrations, are very much a part of the uptown heartbeat already.  Liz is a true artist, always with a strand of some type of organic fibre in her hand,…See More
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Saint John Santa Claus Parade at Uptown Saint John

November 15, 2014 from 6pm to 8pm
Yes, it is indeed almost time for Santa Claus to come to town!Whether you are interested in being a part of our parade, or attending as an eager spectator, please find all of the information on the website: sjsantaparade.comSee More
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Cathedral Place Contest - A Chance to Win Tickets to The Originals 2014

We have tickets to give-away for The Originals which is happening this Friday, September 26th at 7PM | 7th Floor, City Hall - 15 Market Square.This is what you have to do to win.1. Nominate in the comment box of our post on our Facebook page someone you know that is…See More
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Video Pick of the Week: Harvesting the Arts

Stephany invites everyone to the 2014 edition of Harvesting the Arts that takes place Saturday, September 28th in Uptown Saint John. Learn more at: http://ww...
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ALEJANDRA RIBERA ONSTAGE at IMPERIAL THEATRE

November 6, 2014 from 7:30pm to 9:30pm
This amazing young singer is already being compared to the legendary Lhasa.Born in Toronto, she's the daughter of an Argentinian waiter and a Scottish actress. Her music is an eclectic mix of Latin folk songs, cabaret tunes sung in French and Spanish, jazz numbers and her own alternative pop compositions.Join her in the intimacy of a cabaret-style concert with performer AND audience onstage.See More
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Uptown Mugs #18 - José Carlos Pool

José is one of the freshest faces around Uptown Saint John, working as the lead barber out of the hot new "Famous Barbershop" on Water Street. Specializing in unique cuts that are difficult to get anywhere else in the region, José brings a cool perspective and positive attitude to his job everyday. Let's learn a bit more about…See More
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