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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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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

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

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

Live Life Awards . June 9

Uptown Saint John invites everyone to come celebrate our uptown in high fashion, delicious style and grand urban innovation.  We will be recognizing a rich sampling of the best of the best uptown; what and who makes us happen like no other city.  Put on your glam and don't miss this party!  Call 633.9797 for more…

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Sea Dogs Homecoming Celebration—Tuesday, May 31 at noon!

Please join us on Tuesday, May 31st at Noon to celebrate the remarkable season that the Saint John Sea Dogs have experienced! 

We are having a parade for them that will start at King Square and travel down King Street to a rally at the Market Square…

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Added by Uptown Saint John Inc on May 30, 2011 at 9:30am — No Comments

Commuter Challenge . What moves you? Register Now

During National Environment Week, June 5 to 11, 2011, ride your bike, walk, take Saint John Transit, carpool or telecommute. Register your environmentally friendly commute to take part in the Commuter Challenge, and help your company (or community group) win Saint John's Commuter Cup.



Visit the Commuter Challenge website to register your corporate (or community) team today. Once registered, fill out the form below to let us know you will be vying for the Commuter Cup.…

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Added by Uptown Saint John Inc on May 20, 2011 at 3:00pm — No Comments

Uptown Saint John - AGM

Uptown Saint John Inc. held its Annual General Meeting this past April 20.

Annual Report:

2010.pdf



Introducing the 2011 Board of Directors:



Matt Alexander, President
Fundy Engineering & Consulting Ltd.
 
Keith…
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Added by Uptown Saint John Inc on April 29, 2011 at 11:30am — No Comments

Commercial Space for Lease - 100 Water Street

Prime commercial space is now available at 100 Water Street.

For more information please contact:

Paul Akerman

Integrated Pneumatics Limited

506 658 8004

iplair@nbnet.nb.ca…



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Added by Uptown Saint John Inc on April 28, 2011 at 4:28pm — No Comments

New - Bike Rack's uptown

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Fishy Chores Studio and Scheherazade Books and Music

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Added by Uptown Saint John Inc on April 28, 2011 at 9:30am — No Comments

Music is Freedom - Songs for MindCare

Make plans now for this fantastic event.  The Bourbon Quarter will be alive with huge talent all in support of an important cause.  Call for reservations, this is a sure sell-out!



Friday May 20th , 2011 9pm - 11:30pm

214-3617 for… Continue

Added by Uptown Saint John Inc on April 26, 2011 at 4:30pm — No Comments

What's all the noise about?

 

 

Wondering about all of the commotion on King Street?  Well, Brunswick Square/Delta Brunswick is undergoing a major facelift!  This multimillion renovation project will see the exterior and entranceways sporting a modern new look, and the interior also will be seeing extensive mod renos.  We…

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Added by Uptown Saint John Inc on April 12, 2011 at 11:00am — No Comments

EASTER ACTIVITIES IN UPTOWN SAINT JOHN



Bunnies Galore Card Making Workshop

Time: April 16, 2011 from 9:30am to 11:30am

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Added by Uptown Saint John Inc on April 5, 2011 at 3:00pm — No Comments

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Holiday delicious uptown!

We are entering a season of delicious indulgence in the tastes of the holidays!  Uptown Saint John has many options to help you treat yourself and others.  Many of our restaurants have something festive to offer, just give them a call! Below are a few specials being offered uptown...MIX Resto|Bar, Delta  649.0731 Holiday Dinner, December 25 and 26 3-Course Meal - Choice of Maple Glazed Ham or Traditional Roast Turkey (with all…See More
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Handel's Messiah at Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception

December 7, 2014 from 7:30pm to 10pm
Experience the combined power of The Cathedral Choir and Orchestra and an all-New Brunswick cast in this epic holiday masterpiece! The brilliant orchestration and divine harmonies will send your heart soaring, and the instantly recognizable Hallelujah chorus will bring you to your feet! And where better to experience this treasure but in the acoustically magnificent Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception in Saint John -- a designated Provincial Heritage Place!Conducted by Music Director,…See More
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Light Up The Night . A Winter Solstice Celebration at King's Square, King Street, Market Square

December 20, 2014 from 3:30pm to 4:30pm
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Celebrate 2014 with the New Brunswick Museum at the NBM’s Annual Holiday Reception at New Brunswick Museum, 1 Market Square, Saint John, NB, E2L4Z6

December 10, 2014 from 5:30pm to 7:30pm
10 December Wednesday 5:30pm-7:30pm: Celebrate 2014 with the New Brunswick Museum at the NBM’s Annual Holiday Reception RSVP 506-643-2349/1-888-268-9595 or email vs-sv@nbm-mnb.ca This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. by 5 December. On this evening only, members will receive a 20% discount in the gift shop.New Brunswick Museum Exhibition Centre, 1 Market Square, Saint John, E2L4Z6.…See More
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1812: The New Brunswick Story - exhibition at the New Brunswick Museum at New Brunswick Museum, 1 Market Square, Saint John, NB, E2L4Z6

November 26, 2014 at 9am to January 4, 2015 at 5pm
Until January 4, 2015: 1812: The New Brunswick Story exhibition at the New Brunswick Museum. On June 18, 1812 the United States declared war on Britain and placed His Majesty’s colonies in British North America (now Canada) in peril. Already fighting a life and death struggle with Napoleon, Britain had no desire for a conflict on two fronts. The United States, on the other hand, felt their young independence threatened by a British embargo on American trade with France, the seizure of British…See More
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The Lost War: 1776-1783 - exhibition at the New Brunswick Museum at New Brunswick Museum, 1 Market Square, Saint John, NB, E2L4Z6

November 26, 2014 at 9am to January 4, 2015 at 5pm
Until January 4, 2015: The Lost War: 1776-1783 exhibition at the New Brunswick Museum. New Brunswick was created out of the western portion of Nova Scotia in 1784 as a result of the American War of Independence. Many had opposed rebellion. More than 500,000 of these Tories or Loyalists existed at one time or another but most chose to remain part of American society. For others, at least 60,000, exile was the only alternative. In 1783, over 30,000 boarded vessels in New York for Nova Scotia and…See More
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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

November 26, 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

November 26, 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

November 26, 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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Bee Me Kidz at Saint John the Baptist King Edward School

January 24, 2015 from 10am to 2pm
Bee Me Kidz is opening another location at Saint John the Baptist King Edward School, St James St uptown, beginning on Saturday, January 24th!  Our program in the North End will remain the same.This FREE program for kids in grades 1 & 2 and their families is open to all children in Saint John and the surrounding areas.  It runs every Saturday 10am - 2pm. First, we have brunch at 10am for all the registered kids and their families. After brunch, the registered children will be taught a…See More
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