Criminology class raises money to fight youth crime

A criminology class at St. Thomas University raised over $600 for a local bike club to help lessen crime among the city’s youth. Emma McCorkell, a student who organized the fundraiser, said the goal was to raise money for the Wil-Doo Community Bike Club and make the club known. “We really just wanted to do…

Pet Expo: The Best Place To Make Friends Among Animals

For local animal lovers, the Pet Expo is a perfect place to get social and see the latest product and service in the Maritimes. Hundreds of people showed up at the Capital Exhibit Centre for the eighth annual Pet Expo. It has tremendous support from local pet lovers, and it became a ritual to hang…

Dancing into the holidays with “A Nutcracker Celebration”

If you’ve been hearing silver bells and feeling Jack Frost nipping at your nose, you aren’t going crazy. December is almost here which means the holiday season is upon us. And if you are already tired of seeing gaudy Christmas decorations in storefront windows, Gallery 78 in Fredericton has another option for getting in the…

The Haunted Cathedral

  The church bells toll, echoing along the near-empty streets, the sun has long since set. And suddenly there she is. A woman in white, her pale form glowing in the dark. If you’ve been to the city of Fredericton you may have had the opportunity to hear the story of Mrs. Medley and the…

Inside the Community Closet: Fredericton’s Free Clothing Store

A new clothing shop has opened in downtown Fredericton with prices so low; they are actually giving their clothes away. The Community Closet in downtown Fredericton gives away free clothes to everyone, no matter their income. Originally named Career Closet, the shop was started by the YMCA to give suits to those in need, whether…

Halloween 2016: young people’s new celebration

The fear of clown has been rising after the pranks went viral on the internet, but on this weekend, young people are still dressing up and celebrating Halloween with their best friends. Vampires, Devils, and pickles. Tons of wild creatures have revived from the human flesh to spend the time of superstition. In the Halloween…