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Uptown Saint John and Partners Support Active Transportation

L-R: Jody Kliffer (City of Saint John), Mayor Mel Norton, Deputy Mayor Shelley Rinehart, John MacLean (EfficiencyNB), Peter Asimakos (Uptown Saint John Inc.), Joel Butler (Aliant).



On June 4, Uptown Saint John Inc. and partners presented a new custom 'city skyline' Bike Rack to the City. …

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Added by Uptown Saint John Inc on June 4, 2012 at 4:26pm — No Comments

Heartbreak Boutique . Now Open . 80 Princess Street

Heartbreak Boutique is now open at 80 Princess Street, and for those who like vintage, derby, pin-up...you will find it here.



This is a must for the rocker chick who is looking for something that will make eyes pop.  Heartbreak Boutique…

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Added by Uptown Saint John Inc on June 4, 2012 at 11:25am — No Comments

Salty Jam . July 5-7, 2012

We are in for a rockin' Salty Jam this summer.  The line-up for this 3 day music festival was announced last week and includes:



Matt Mays

The Bernie Worrell Orchestra

The Carson Downey Band

The Hupman Brothers

Keith Hallet & Garret Mason

The Hornitz

The Deep…

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Added by Uptown Saint John Inc on May 29, 2012 at 12:36pm — No Comments

Marsh Creek Clean-Up . You can help make a difference!

Please join us for our annual clean up and enjoy an environmentally friendly morning full of fresh air and exercise!



We are looking for a minimum of 200 volunteers to participate in the Marsh Creek Clean-Up.



Wear your rubber boots and we will supply the gloves!



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Added by Uptown Saint John Inc on May 29, 2012 at 10:30am — No Comments

reLISH After Hours . Public Launch, Thursday May 31





Beginning Thursday, May 31, reLISH at 26 Germain Street will be open AFTER HOURS!

How many times have you craved a good burger during your night uptown?  reLish will now be open 8 until LATE on Thursday, Friday and Saturday nights.



reLiSH After Hours is a shift in atmosphere at the…

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Added by Uptown Saint John Inc on May 29, 2012 at 10:00am — No Comments

Win with TOURISM in SJ . Radio Contest with 5 days of prizes and 2 Grand Prizes!

Starting on May 28th, listen to 97.3 The Wave and Country 94.1 for your chance to Win with TOURISM in SJ.  5 days of prizes, 2 stations and 2 Grand Prizes... don't miss it!

For more on how…

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Added by Uptown Saint John Inc on May 28, 2012 at 3:47pm — No Comments

Celestial Treasures . Now Open . 12 Charlotte Street

Celestial Treasures, Gifts For The Soul, opened in March and is located at 12 Charlotte Street.  Stop in for all things healing and spiritual, as well as fine giftware and information about services such as Reiki, Psychis Readings, Channeling, etc. 





Owner, Paula and the stores beautiful mascot, Bruiser, welcome everyone to stop in..…

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Added by Uptown Saint John Inc on May 23, 2012 at 4:08pm — No Comments

Prince Charles and the Duchess of Cornwall visit uptown Saint John

On May 21, Saint John welcomed Prince Charles and the Duchess of Cornwall to our historic city.  The royal couple graciously met a grand crowd who came out to catch a glimpse and greet them with respect.  The couple were escorted down Prince William Street, were present for a Citizenship Cerermony at the old Post Office, then were treated to artistic and culinary demonstrations before they moved on to the next leg of their journey. 



Below are some pictures from the royal visit to…

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Added by Uptown Saint John Inc on May 23, 2012 at 10:34am — No Comments

Let's Get Creative and Origin8 . A Lead Up to The Originals, Saint John Arts Awards on May 31

As we gear up for the gala event, The Originals, on May 31st, excitement is mounting.  We would like to turn some of this energy into a shared collaboration appreciating and highlighting the prime artistic talent we have here in Saint John.

We are inviting everyone to participate in…

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Added by Uptown Saint John Inc on May 22, 2012 at 10:30am — No Comments

The Queen's Diamond Jubilee Uptown Window Decorating Contest Winners

In preparation for the Royal visit on Monday, our uptown is decked in patriotic colours and patterns.  We want to thank everyone for adding to the enthusiasm and excitement around this special occassion.

1st Place Winner - Silver Daisy Designs…

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Added by Uptown Saint John Inc on May 18, 2012 at 2:06pm — No Comments

SoJo Boutique . Now Open at 45 Canterbury Street

Tucked into a charming little space at 45 Canterbury Street, is a new uptown boutique.  If you like vintage clothing and accessories, you will enjoy a browse here.  SoJo offers new and 'new to you' items from casual to more dress-up.  Find designer brand fashions from size 2-22.…

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Added by Uptown Saint John Inc on May 17, 2012 at 2:19pm — No Comments

Baffle-Faction Liquidation . Now Open 55 Canterbury Street

If you are looking for some bare necessities, or some indulgent niceties, at big discount prices, check out Baffle-Faction Liquidation.  Now open at 55 Canterbury Street, on the corner of Canterbury and Princess, they offer everything from laundry detergent to clothing.  They also have a huge selection…

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Added by Uptown Saint John Inc on May 17, 2012 at 11:30am — No Comments

Canada Day Countdown - June 30th

Uptown Saint John is know around the region for throwing the biggest Canada Day party in the Maritimes. It's so big in  fact the party starts the night before on June 30th with the 19+ Canada Day Countdown on the Market Square Boardwalk. This year's free rock concert event features…

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Added by Uptown Saint John Inc on May 16, 2012 at 8:00pm — No Comments

International Sculpture Symposium . Sculpture Saint John . August 2 - September 15

Six accomplished sculptors have been selected from around the globe to shape mammoth chunks of stunning New Brunswick granite into works of art. The International Sculpture Symposium presents each artist with the opportunity to display their finished work in a prominent location in our region.…



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Added by Uptown Saint John Inc on May 15, 2012 at 11:00am — No Comments

We all Win with TOURISM in SJ

Tourism means investment in Saint John.  The benefits are evident and translate into success of our businesses, events, and services.  Below are five personal stories; testominies to how we all win with tourism in Saint John!…

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Added by Uptown Saint John Inc on May 14, 2012 at 2:20pm — No Comments

A Taste of Egypt presents "Chatting Corner" ..a fun way to improve your conversational english

 

Presents:

‘Chatting Corner’

Presented By:

Paula Radwan





Objective:

To help improve Conversational English by practicing speaking in only English



Where?:

At Taste Of…

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Added by Uptown Saint John Inc on May 9, 2012 at 2:30pm — No Comments

Uptown Saint John is on the Travel Industry Map

Some of our prime uptown hot spots are highlighted in a recent online publication of Travel Industry Today.  Happinez Wine Bar, Opera Bistro, Decimal 81 and Jesse Vergen with the Saint John Alehouse are mentioned and acclaimed.  We very much appreciate these treasures uptown, and are proud that they are being shown off…

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Added by Uptown Saint John Inc on May 9, 2012 at 2:15pm — No Comments

Benefits of Tourism: Spotlight on The Urban Shoe Myth

Shelley DeMerchant from The Urban Shoe Myth benefits from $250 million spent by tourists each year in Saint John.  Read her story HERE.

For more on the benefits of tourism in Saint John please check out…

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Added by Uptown Saint John Inc on May 8, 2012 at 2:40pm — No Comments

Canterbury Lounge presents 'The Voice!'

This is a vocal competition open to all of those at least 19 years of age.

Qualifying rounds start Wednesday night, May 16 at 8pm.  This competition is open to all Atlantic Canadians!  Talent can use acoustic guitar backing, ALL others will sing to high end backtracking sound! Duos also welcome!…



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Added by Uptown Saint John Inc on May 8, 2012 at 2:30pm — No Comments

Man uses Facebook to boost voter turnout

RYAN MELANSON

 

TELEGRAPH-JOURNAL

 

A Saint John man has taken to social media as a way of encouraging his fellow residents to cast votes in the upcoming municipal election.

Josh Thomson's Facebook group Vote For Your Saint John - Vote For Your Future, has been gaining a lot of steam since its creation near the end of March.

"It grew really quickly. People are showing a lot of interest. There's been some great debate and just discussion about issues…

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Added by Joshua Thomson on May 8, 2012 at 1:27am — No Comments

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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

February 5, 2016 at 9am to February 7, 2016 at 5pm
Until March 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.New Brunswick Museum Exhibition Centre, 1 Market Square, Saint John, E2L4Z6.www.nbm-mnb.ca          506-643-2300 / 1888-268-9595See 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

February 5, 2016 at 9am to February 7, 2016 at 5pm
Until 31 March 2016: 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…See More
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Winged Tapestries: Moths at Large exhibition at the New Brunswick Museum at New Brunswick Museum, 1 Market Square, Saint John, NB, E2L4Z6

February 5, 2016 at 9am to February 7, 2016 at 5pm
Until 31 March 2016: Winged Tapestries: Moths at Large exhibition at the New Brunswick Museum. The New Brunswick Museum is pleased to host Winged Tapestries: Moths at Large, a travelling exhibition featuring the art of Jim des Rivières, produced by the Canadian Museum of Nature. This exhibition presents large-format prints of moths by photographer Jim des Rivières. These larger than life images are created by scanning each unexpected colours to reveal the intricate patterns. The exhibition is…See More
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Free Legal Advice Clinic Every Second Wednesday Evening at Corner of King and Canterbury

February 17, 2016 from 6pm to 8pm
Gilbert McGloan Gillis is offering a Free Legal Advice Clinic every second Wednesday evening.  Where: Gilbert McGloan Gillis, 22 King Street, 2nd Floor, Saint John  When: Every second Wednesday from 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm  What: Attendees are entitled to a 30 minute free consultation with an articling student and supervising lawyer. …See More
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Business Sustainability Conference & Environmental Recognition Awards at Delta Brunswick

February 24, 2016 from 7:30am to 9:30am
This event will recognize the achievements of local businesses with in the Sustainable Saint John Membership. The recipients have made significant, innovative and resourceful strides while reducing their corporate footprint, engaging employees and being socially responsible leaders and advocates for a sustainable future.Everyone is welcome! $20 Non Member Fee. New Memberships will revieve a free event ticket.No charge for Members.This is a great place to network, learn transferrable ideas and…See More
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Winter Warming Wines tasting at happinez wine bar

March 1, 2016 from 7pm to 9:30pm
Join us for a tasting of Winter Warming Wines on Tuesday, March 1, starting at 7PM at happinez wine bar. Craig Pinhey will be our guide on this trip around the world for wines with omph!tickets are $55+hst per personfor reservations please call us at 634 7340or e-mail: info@happinezwinebar.comSee More
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26th Curl for Mental Health at Thistle St. Andrews Curling Club

March 19, 2016 from 9am to 5pm
http://cmhanb.ca/curl-for-mental-health/On Saturday, March 19th we will be celebrating our 26th Curl for Mental Health at Thistle St. Andrews Curling Club!  So grab your mates and make this year’s fundraiser a sweeping success!  Enjoy a day of…See More
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Community Meeting hosted by South End Lions Club at 54 Broad Street, Saint John NB, E2L 3L5

February 16, 2016 from 7pm to 9pm
The Saint John South Ends Lions Club is calling on community members including residents, business owners, political representatives and all other concerned parties to join together and discuss service needs within our community. Please join us and help guide our service for the community for the years ahead.  Hope to see you there.See More
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Mary MacKinnon is now a member of Uptown Directory
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