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Salty Jam . Uptown gets Salty with some awesome window decor

Salty Jam starts tonight and uptown is feeling the blue fish.  The businesses uptown did a fantastic job decorating their storefronts saluting this great summer music festival.



The winners of the Salty Jam Window Decorating Contest are:

First Place:  Silver Daisy Designs

Second Place:  Klausen Framing & Gallery

Third Place:  Rowena's



...and here are the windows...



First Place,…

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Added by Uptown Saint John Inc on July 5, 2012 at 1:42pm — No Comments

TARO . Authentic Vietnamese & Thai Cuisine . Now Open 165 Union Street

TARO is now open at 165 Union Street.  This licensed restauarant offers authentic Vietnamese & Thai Cousine and is a fabulous addition to our uptown restaurant scene.  Be sure to stop to enjoy the new comfortable decor and enjoy a delicious meal.  Phone: 657.8387…

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Added by Uptown Saint John Inc on July 5, 2012 at 12:00pm — No Comments

All Text and Photos by Alexandra Moore Hi, my name is Alexandra Moore and I am 15 years old. I live in Fredericton with my mother but I am spending the summer in Saint John with my dad. I am voluntee…

All Text and Photos by Alexandra Moore

Hi, my name is Alexandra Moore and I am 15 years old. I live in Fredericton with my mother but I am spending the summer in Saint John with my dad. I am volunteering for Uptown Saint…

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Added by PUNCH Productions on July 5, 2012 at 11:28am — No Comments

Authentic East Indian Food in Saint John

 
Asiana Delight is taking the plunge into social media! Find out about our food specials, events, and photos.  Asiana Delight brings Authentic Indian, Thai and Chinese food at Saint John City Market.
 
"" Eastern Food for Western Tummies ""
 
Biriani (Chicken, Basmati rice, Indian spices) ……...… $4.95 ...…
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Added by Asiana Delight on July 4, 2012 at 2:06pm — No Comments

Canada Day Window Decorating Contest Winners

We would like to congratulate the winners of the 2012 Uptown Canada Day Window Decorating Contest:

First Place - $250 . Taste of Egypt . 87 King Street…

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Added by Uptown Saint John Inc on July 4, 2012 at 1:53pm — No Comments

Summer in the Square . Entertainment in King's Square during July & August

Uptown Saint John presents a new summer series, free to the public all summer.  Every Tuesday, Thursday, and Saturday we will be featuring either a musical or theatrical performance in the park.



Gather some friends, spread out a blanket, and enjoy urban living at its best.  It's a great place to spend your…

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Added by Uptown Saint John Inc on July 4, 2012 at 11:30am — No Comments

Salsa Dancing every Saturday Night at Taco Pica!

Let the summer heat bring out the sensual and dance salsa and merengue every Saturday night at Taco Pica.



Beginning at 10pm, the floors clear and the dancing starts. 



Come and enjoy a few drinks and live latino for the night in uptown Saint John!



96 Germain…

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Added by Uptown Saint John Inc on July 4, 2012 at 10:55am — No Comments

Harrison House Gallery . Now Open . 38 Coburg Street

Harrison House Gallery, located at 38 Coburg Street, is immediately welcoming with beautiful potted summer plants lining the outside steps into the gallery.  Inside, an eloquent presentation of varioius pieces are carefully displayed in this impressive heritage…

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Added by Uptown Saint John Inc on July 4, 2012 at 9:30am — No Comments

Ale House TV at Harbourfront Residences



Last week Ale House TV host Pete Stoddart shot an episode at our location. From the patio of our sunset Suite 504, he reported with Fran Menton about the uptown…

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Added by Harbourfront Residences on July 3, 2012 at 3:26pm — No Comments

Canada Day Weekend in uptown Saint John . What to do, where and when..

Uptown Saint John is THE place to be on Canada Day Weekend.



Below find out all of the details for the Canada Day Countdown, Canada Day, and Monday.

145hours of Celebration:

Leading up to Canada Day, there are many activities.  To find out what is happening prior to July 1,…

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Added by Uptown Saint John Inc on June 28, 2012 at 11:30am — No Comments

Children's Wish Fundraising Event . Bustin's Fine Furniture

Get your tickets today for a chance to win a complete bedroom ensemble and help make a local childs wish come true.



Find out more at the Facebook Event Page.…



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Added by Uptown Saint John Inc on June 25, 2012 at 2:15pm — No Comments

137 Orange Street . Residential Property for Sale

Start homeownership here (or retire )-lamp lit Orange Street one of Saint John`s prettiest historic streets where walking to work & play is a pleasure! Architecturally pleasing for 17 yrs old, the features are awesome in an uptown location. The drive in garage allows you safe keeping of the car, a mudroom &…

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Added by Uptown Saint John Inc on June 22, 2012 at 11:38am — No Comments

Uptown Saint John welcomes The Yoga Co-op . 87 Germain Street

Jill Roach and Sarah Johnson Power welcome you to come check out their new yoga studio, opening today, June 20, at 87 Germain Street (2nd Floor, on the right)



The doors will be open for you to stop by at 4pm, and you are welcome to join in a vinyasa class today which begins at 5:30pm.



The yoga class…

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Added by Uptown Saint John Inc on June 20, 2012 at 10:43am — No Comments

Open House Today!

Today is the day we have been waiting for! Our open house has fainlly arrived so drop by after 4pm and stay for our first class at 5:30! It is scheduled to be a Vinyasa class, but don't worry, Sarah is planning a versatile class for anyone who wants to participate!

Added by The Yoga Co-op on June 20, 2012 at 8:58am — No Comments

Meeting For The Restoration of Partridge Island

Partridge Island, an unprotected national and provincial historic site, sits at the entrance to Saint John harbour. Partridge Island has a long and fascinating past. It was established as one of North America’s first quarantine stations in 1785; the site of our principal military post from 1791 until 1947, with documented sightings of German U-boats in World War II; the world’s first steam operated fog alarm was built and used on the island in 1859, and…

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Added by Joshua Thomson on June 16, 2012 at 11:19pm — No Comments

Blink: The Artists' Free Space by iNK . Featuring Clyde A. Wray

A exhibition of local author, playwright, and poet Clyde A. Wray's works are beautifully displayed in Blink: The Artists' Free Space by iNK (96 Princess Street).



Please see more information on the FACEBOOK page, or stop by to enjoy this…

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Added by Uptown Saint John Inc on June 15, 2012 at 11:43am — No Comments

Cork Me . happinez wine bar

A sure sign of summer is the installation of hapito, the happinez wine bar patio.  This is a hot spot uptown and a wonderful place to enjoy a beautiful uptown sunset on Princess Street with a few friends and a nice glass of your favourite vino. 



This year during set up of hapito, an unexpected mishap occurred, and a section of the beautiful, custom designed glass decking was broken.  To not stall the usage of the deck while waiting for repairs, some quick and creative thinking…

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Added by Uptown Saint John Inc on June 14, 2012 at 3:00pm — No Comments

Hello Saint John

We are a new Yoga studio opening in beautiful uptown Saint John! We offer something for everyone, whether you are an up and coming Yogi or an experienced practitioner of different disciplines. 

The Yoga Co-op…

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Added by The Yoga Co-op on June 13, 2012 at 9:30pm — No Comments

A New Look for Je Suis Prest

After three great years in Brunswick Square, it was time for a spruce up at Je Suis Prest!



We’ve traveled near and far checking out the coolest spots for décor inspiration.  And after much research and a lot of shopping, we’ve created a space that is comfortable, trendy, cozy and…

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Added by Uptown Saint John Inc on June 13, 2012 at 4:59pm — No Comments

Uptown Residential For Sale . 59 Mecklenburg

59 Mecklenburg Street



Most beautiful combination in this post "Great Fire" 2 storey where the Italiante architecture featuring projecting cornice and square bay window stand proud after 134 years! Lovingly restored to perfection this is for the young family appreciating the circa 1878 Armstrong residence rich…

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Added by Uptown Saint John Inc on June 11, 2012 at 2:33pm — No Comments

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New Brunswick Museum Archives Talk - The Tourist’s and Sportsman’s Paradise: an archival look at NB through the decades at New Brunswick Museum Exhibition Centre, 1 Market Square, Saint John, NB, E2L4Z6

June 4, 2016 from 10:30am to 12pm
4 June Saturday 10:30am–12:00pm: NBM Archives Talk - The Tourist’s and Sportsman’s Paradise: an archival look at NB through the decades. Regular admission. Pre-register by 2 June: 643-2349/1-888-268-9595. Come to the NBM Archives and see the development of tourism within NB from the late 19th century to the present day: historical sites, beaches, parks, hotels, and more. (In English)New Brunswick Museum Exhibition Centre, 1 Market Square, Saint John, E2L4Z6.…See More
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The Franklin Exploration Pop-Up Exhibit at the New Brunswick Museum at New Brunswick Museum Exhibition Centre, 1 Market Square, Saint John, NB, E2L4Z6

May 24, 2016 at 9am to May 31, 2016 at 5pm
On-going: Franklin Museum Network Pop-Up Exhibit – The Franklin Exploration at the New Brunswick Museum. Led by Parks Canada and the Royal Ontario Museum, the Franklin Exploration Pop-up Exhibit highlights the story of the expedition as well as the discovery of HMS Erebus.  This three year national project will share the story of the Franklin Expedition and its discovery through displays, video and public programmes. The Franklin Expedition has fascinated generations of Canadians. Last seen…See More
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Marie Hélène Allain - Imagerie de l’héritière exhibition at the New Brunswick Museum at New Brunswick Museum Exhibition Centre, 1 Market Square, Saint John, NB, E2L4Z6

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Until 30 October 2016: Marie Hélène Allain - Imagerie de l’héritière exhibition at the New Brunswick Museum. Marie Hélène Allain from Sainte-Marie-de-Kent is one of New Brunswick’s most acclaimed artists. Allain’s installation, Imagerie de l’héritière, is the culmination of forty-five years of creativity and is an evocative statement about belonging. Imagerie de l’héritière is arranged in three interrelated sections: an upturned tree trunk with a mass of natural and sculpted stones; a pair of…See More
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Four Turns of a Key: Metalwork by Elma Johnston McKay exhibition at the New Brunswick Museum at New Brunswick Museum Exhibition Centre, 1 Market Square, Saint John, NB, E2L4Z6

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Until May 31, 2016: Four Turns of a Key: Metalwork by Elma Johnston McKay at the New Brunswick Museum. This exhibition was produced by the Beaverbrook Art Gallery and curated by Laura Ritchie. It encompasses the work of master metalsmith Elma Johnston McKay on one object – the key and four themes that a key depicts: Beauty, Difference, Symbolism, and Progress. It presents the artist’s creative exploration of the design, metalwork, and symbolic use of keys in imagery and lore across time and…See More
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Recently Conserved Paintings from the New Brunswick Museum Collection at New Brunswick Museum Exhibition Centre, 1 Market Square, Saint John, NB, E2L4Z6

May 24, 2016 at 9am to May 31, 2016 at 5pm
On-going: Recently Conserved Paintings from the New Brunswick Museum Collection exhibition at the New Brunswick Museum. A regular part of the care of a collection is the effort to ensure its preservation. Another facet of a museum’s goal is to share the collection with the public through exhibition. Sometimes objects are unable to be displayed because their condition compromises the artist’s intent or exposing them may actually cause more damage. Over the past thirty years the New Brunswick…See More
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Art Workshop at the NB Museum - Natural Dyes with Denise Richard at New Brunswick Museum Exhibition Centre, 1 Market Square, Saint John, NB, E2L4Z6

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29 May Sunday 1-5pm: Art Workshop at the NBM - Natural Dyes with Denise Richard. $99 NBM members, $110 non-members. Pre-register 643 2349/1-888-268-9595. Hand-dye a silk scarf using all natural dyes guided by professional New Brunswick textile artist, Denise Richard. (In English)See More
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Uptown Mugs #50 . Jon Quinn

If you happen to see a clever marketing scheme in the city, there is a good chance that Jon Quinn and ICS Creative Agency are behind it.  Though Jon likes to slide under the radar on a day to day basis, he is also king of hamming it up.  Saint John is lucky to have this unique energy leading us in the community. Jon is the…See More
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An Enemy of the People at Saint John Theatre Company

May 18, 2016 to May 21, 2016
What Matters Most: Our Prosperity? The Truth? By Henrik Ibsen. Directed by Richard Rose. May 18-21, 2016 For more information: Call Imperial Theatre box office to purchase 506-674-4100. http://www.saintjohntheatrecompany.com/uploads/file/2015-2016%20Season%20At%20A%20Glance(5).pdfSee More
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Speaker Series: Lyman Ward at Union Club

May 26, 2016 from 11:30am to 1pm
About our Speaker:An actor and author Lyman Ward was born on June 21, 1941 in Saint John.Lyman is a familiar face to movie goers. He has appeared in nearly a hundred movies and TV episodes. He is most well known as Matthew Broderick's father in the modern classic FERRIS BUELLER'S DAY OFF. Although he resides on the pacific coast his roots remain firmly in New Brunswick. His latest book, “Fortunes Tide” tells a story of buried treasure and a ghost that haunts the Atlantic coast. It leads two…See More
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