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Regularly described as New Brunswick’s greatest scholar, William Francis Ganong (1864-1941) wrote more than many
Inspired by the success of her popular Halifax Magazine column, “50 Things You Don’t Know
In 1921, prominent lawyer and Nova Scotia Black leader James R. Johnston’s vision of a
When New Brunswick became its own colony in 1784, the government concluded several peace treaties
The area defined by Nova Scotia’s Mersey River has been home to many: the Mi’kmaq,
On December 6, 1917, harbour pilot Francis Mackey was guiding Mont Blanc, a French munitions
Sitting along the scenic St. John River and tucked into the surrounding wilderness, Fredericton bristles
Washabuck is not a place to launder money; Ecum Secum is not a children’s game;
A collection of unusual place names from the four Atlantic provinces! The origins of each
The Mi’kmaq people have been living in what is now Atlantic Canada for two thousand
Saint John Facts and Folklore is filled with anecdotes about the city’s history, unbelievable incidents,
Have you ever been to the LaHave Islands Marine Museum on Bell Island? How about
The Battle of the Atlantic, the longest single engagement of the Second World War, resulted
Equally home to tragedy and beauty, Nova Scotia’s islands are buoys in a nearly “sea-locked”
In spite of its status as capital and chief military post in Nova Scotia, Annapolis