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How to make the humble Acadian classics that sustained Canada's earliest settlers

Our cookbook of the week is Pantry and Palate: Remembering and Rediscovering Acadian Food, by journalist and radio producer Simon Thibault. To try a recipe from the book, check out: … 588 more words


Atlantic provinces introduce new 'highly secure' driver's licence

All four provinces in Atlantic Canada announced on Tuesday that they’ll soon be introducing new driver’s licences and photo ID cards to their respective citizens. 373 more words


Trudeau to apologize Nov. 24 for residential schools in Newfoundland and Labrador

It was described as a “double dagger to the heart” when former residential school students from Newfoundland and Labrador were shut out of a national apology in 2008. 650 more words


BREAKING: TransCanada says Energy East pipeline won’t proceed! 

TransCanada has stated that it will not proceed with its Energy East pipeline project and the Eastern Mainline proposal.

The Energy East project was going to be a 4,500 km pipeline that would have transported about 1.1 million barrels of oil per day from Alberta and Saskatchewan to the refineries of Eastern Canada and a marine terminal in New Brunswick. 10 more words

New Brunswick

A Little (or a lot of) Thanksgiving Stuffing

There seems to be a great debate on whether it is called Dressing or Stuffing depending on where one lives. I grew up familiar with both terms and I’m not too concerned as to what people call it, as long as I get my fair share of it.  274 more words


A look back at Hurricane Juan 14 years after it tore through Atlantic Canada

It has been 14 years since Hurricane Juan made landfall in Halifax, N.S. and while much of the damage has been repaired, if you look close enough the fallout can still be seen — and felt — throughout the region. 617 more words


Walton Glen Gorge.......ous.

Snuggled in my mummy bag, I am warm but the cool air bites at my nose, indicating this will probably be my last night camping for this season.   1,790 more words

New Brunswick