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Marissa Shephard sentenced to life in prison

Marissa Shephard, 22, has been sentenced to life in prison for her role in the death of 18-year-old Baylee Wylie.

Shephard has handed her sentence in Moncton provincial court Friday morning. 164 more words


Moncton & the Canadian Baseball League II

I have previously blogged about a proposed Canadian Baseball League series that was to be played in Moncton back in 2003.  The league would fold before that series was played.  623 more words


A History of CFL Expansion to Atlantic Canada

Alternative title: CFL in Halifax, an ongoing debate since 1966!

I have complied a list of the many mentions of potential CFL expansion to Atlantic Canada.  1,625 more words


Pro Ball Belongs in Halifax

Alternative title: You may say I’m a dreamer.  But I’m not the only one.

The other day I mentioned how Alex J. Walling has suggested in the past that Halifax could handle a professional baseball team.  858 more words


Three Fathers Challenge honours fallen RCMP officers

A Halifax-area gym held a special Father’s Day fundraising workout in honour of the fallen RCMP officers killed in the Moncton shootings.

Called the Three Fathers Challenge, Osprey Athletics brought out several dozens of people to take part in the workout and enjoy a barbecue, with all donations going toward the existing charity that provides scholarships to students. 428 more words


Southern N.B. firefighters gather in Riverview for specialized training

The scenario is simple, yet somewhat common.

There’s been a collision involving a bus and people are trapped on board. First responders must act fast, but smart. 351 more words


Moncton realtor dances 'The Floss' in bid to sell house

A New Brunswick realtor opted to think on his feet in a bid to sell a four-bedroom home near Moncton, dancing around the house to the 1980s classic “Take On Me” in a sales video that’s gaining traction on Facebook. 414 more words