Factbites
 Where results make sense
About us   |   Why use us?   |   Reviews   |   PR   |   Contact us  

Topic: Saint John, New Brunswick


Related Topics

In the News (Tue 18 Jun 19)

  
  Saint John, New Brunswick - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Saint John remains the industrial powerhouse of the Maritime provinces of Canada (New Brunswick, Nova Scotia and Prince Edward Island) and currently hosts the greatest concentration of industry on the Atlantic coast north of New York City.
Saint John has some of the tallest office buildings in New Brunswick the skyline in the city is one of the most distinctive in the province of New Brunswick, boasting the most high rise buildings with a large mix of heritage buildings at the same time.
Saint John is served by three school boards; District 6 and District 8 for Anglophone schools and District 1 for Francophone schools.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Saint_John,_New_Brunswick   (3756 words)

  
 New Brunswick - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
New Brunswick is bounded on the north by Quebec's Gaspé Peninsula and Chaleur Bay and on the east by the Gulf of Saint Lawrence and Northumberland Strait.
New Brunswick's relative location away from the Atlantic coastline hindered new settlement during the immediate post war period; although there were some notable exceptions such as the founding of "The Bend" (present day Moncton) in 1766 by Pennsylvania Dutch settlers sponsored by Benjamin Franklin's Philadelphia Land Company.
Saint John is a port city, with heavy industry in the form of pulp and paper, oil refineries, and drydocks, all owned by the family of the late K.C. Irving.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/New_Brunswick   (4603 words)

  
 [ruv.net] Freelance Designer : : Saint John, New Brunswick, Canada
Saint John, 2001 population 69,661 (metropolitan population 122,678) is the largest city in the province of New Brunswick and the oldest incorporated city in Canada.
Saint John's first airport was located in the north of the city in Millidgeville part of the city.
Saint John remains the industrial powerhouse of New Brunswick and the Maritimes and currently hosts the greatest concentration of industry on the Atlantic coast north of New York City.
www.ruv.net /Saint_John__New_Brunswick__Canada.1642.0.html   (2114 words)

  
 Mike's Saint John, New Brunswick Page
Saint John is located in the south of New Brunswick, one of the Maritime Provinces on Canada's Atlantic coast.
Saint John is Canada's oldest incorporated city, founded by the United Empire Loyalists in 1783 and incorporated by Royal Charter in 1785.
Saint John is home to Canada's oldest museum and it's oldest common law market, and is the location of Partridge Island, the site of North America's first quarantine station.
personal.nbnet.nb.ca /mclays/stjohn.html   (575 words)

  
 Saint John, New Brunswick   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
The crown surmounting the crest is emblematic of the continued loyalty to the monarchy, exhibited by the exile of the United Empire Loyalists in 1783 and the subsequent granting of a Royal Charter to the city.
The Royal Charter by which Saint John was incorporated, was very explicit as to the control of the fisheries and the quality inspection for coopers.
During the mid-nineteenth century Saint John was the fourth largest port of registry in the British Empire.
fotw.vexillum.com /flags/ca-nb-sj.html   (916 words)

  
 CATHOLIC ENCYCLOPEDIA: Saint John (Canada)
Among the earliest Catholic missionaries to visit New Brunswick, which was then part of Acadia, were the Jesuit Fathers, Biard and Massé, in 1611.
The first resident priest of St. John was Rev. Joseph Morrisset; he was succeeded by Rev. Patrick McMahon, and in 1828 Rev. John Carroll, the last priest prior to the establishment of a diocese in the Maritime Provinces, was sent from Quebec.
John Sweeny had emigrated with his parents in 1828; his classical studies were made at St. Andrew's College, near Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island, after which he went to Quebec for theology.
www.newadvent.org /cathen/13355a.htm   (1212 words)

  
 Saint John County, New Brunswick - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
John County (2005 population 64,961) is located in southern New Brunswick, Canada.
The city of Saint John, dominates the county.
In the rest of the county, tourists flock to see the many scenic views on the Bay of Fundy.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Saint_John_County,_New_Brunswick   (181 words)

  
 Canadian Relocation Systems, Saint John, New Brunswick Canada
Saint John has an in-city population of about 74,000, with a daytime population of approximately 120,000.
In Saint John the height difference from low to high tide is approximately 28 feet (farther up the Bay it can be as much as 52 feet).
Saint John is Canada's first incorporated city and provides a rich cultural heritage and fine examples of historic architecture.
www.relocatecanada.com /saintjohn   (234 words)

  
 Cruise Critic Destinations: Saint John, New Brunswick
Saint John is Canada's first incorporated city, a celebrated wooden shipbuilding center with a colorful history.
Saint John also has a bohemian flair, with lots of street musicians, funky galleries and independent record stores.
Saint John is very pedestrian-friendly, with most of the tourist spots and the historic "uptown district" no more than a 15-minute walk from the ship terminal.
www.cruisecritic.com /ports/newport.cfm?ID=125   (1279 words)

  
 See Saint John - Saint John, New Brunswick, Canada
Saint John, the Fundy City, where it all begins.
In 1908 the Saint John Art Club was organized with the objective of the general advancement of fine arts and the promoting and facilitating of greater knowledge...
In 1994, he became the first New Brunswick artist to be exhibited at the art gallery of the Canadian Embassy in Washington, D.C. Fred Ross received his early art training in Saint John and studied in the United States, Mexico and Europe.
www.seesaintjohn.com   (262 words)

  
 ★ Saint John, Canada (New Brunswick)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
Saint John, Canada's first incorporated city, is located on the southern coast of New Brunswick.
With a population of about 125,000, Saint John is the largest city in the province.
Saint John's most known attraction is the Reversing Falls, where the Saint John River meets the rising and falling tides of the Bay of Fundy.
www.canada-city.ca /saint-john-canada.php   (222 words)

  
 Complete Itinerary for Governor General’s Visit to Saint John, New Brunswick
Their Excellencies will engage citizens of Saint John in a series of dialogues designed to explore innovative approaches, initiatives and current projects that make Saint John a good place to live for all its residents.
The Governor General and John Ralston Saul invite the people of Saint John to participate in a free noon hour roundtable on "The Good City." This discussion will build on the dialogues and meetings that they will have had, and allow all members in the community to join in the public debate in Saint John.
She is president of the New Brunswick Non-Profit Housing Association and chairs the board of directors of the Manoir de la Rivière, a home for seniors.
www.gg.ca /media/doc.asp?lang=e&DocID=4077   (1710 words)

  
 Saint John, New Brunswick, Canada
Known as the Fundy City, Saint John (don't dare write it St. John or St. John's because locals will know you're from "away") was incorporated by Royal Charter in 1785 as Canada's first incorporated city.
Built in 1882 it is said that the soil for the foundation of the church was transported from England.
Here the St. John River flows into the Bay of Fundy at low tide but collides with the mighty force of high tides causing the river to reverse its direction, creating some of the most spectacular whirlpool, whitecaps, and rapids in the world.
www.offbeattravel.com /saint-john.html   (1063 words)

  
 Saint John New Brunswick Real Estate
in Saint John County, Saint John is one of six major cities in the province of New Brunswick.
Saint John is the home of the natural phenomenon, reversing falls, and the famous Bay of Fundy tides, which are the highest in the world.
Saint John was rated the #2 place in the world to retire based on the cost of quality of life.
www.relocate-canada.com /nb/saint_john.htm   (287 words)

  
 Ruby M Cusack - Sports in Saint John, New Brunswick
The Prince of Wales visited New Brunswick in 1860 and was so impressed that he had a silversmith craft a trophy to be sent to the province.
He married Mary Fleming and was residing in Saint John, N.B., in the 1851 census.
Commelison - Harrison: Charles Commelison's birthplace was given as 1827 in New Brunswick in the 1860-1880 census in Calias, Me. He was living in the household of William P. Harrison, who married Basheba (?) in Saint John, N.B., in 1841.
www.rubycusack.com /issue72.html   (932 words)

  
 Saint John New Brunswick - Lots of Pics - Cyburbia Forums
Saint John is on the St. John River.
Saint John is a City of Squraes, as a way to provide green space to rown house and walk up dwellers.
Saint John is known as the port city.
www.cyburbia.org /forums/showthread.php?p=281180#post281180   (1031 words)

  
 harbour station saint john new brunswick   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
Saint John is the largest city in the province of New Brunswick and the oldest incorporated city in Canada.
Saint John has some of the tallest office buildings in New Brunswick The Saint John Sea Dogs are a major junior hockey team based out of Saint John New Brunswick.
SAINT JOHN, May 31, 2006 - The Saint John Sea Dogs have announced the appointment of Josh Ferguson as manager of corporate sales and sponsorship, effective immediately.
a97-in-deals-n-discounts.info /john/harbour-station-saint-john-new-brunswick...   (497 words)

  
 Used Cars - Saint John New Brunswick   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
The exterior of the used cars should be free of ripples in the paint, scratches, dents, or colour inconsistencies.
Reconditioning is carried out when necessary and we offer full disclosure on any work that has been performed to bring the cars you choose to the safest and highest possible operating standard.
New cars extended warranties are available for up to six years from the in service date (the date the cars was first registered).
www.brettgm.com /used-cars.htm   (1496 words)

  
 Ruby M Cusack - Methodist Burial Ground, Saint John, New Brunswick
As a kid, I found out that this cemetery was a place filled with the history of the area thanks to all the folk who shared stories of their loved ones and ancestors.
All of this came back to me when I looked at a draft of a new book that Graeme Somerville is doing on the burials in the old Methodist Burial Ground (also known as the Wesleyan Burial Ground) on Thorne Avenue in Saint John.
John died on Nov. 21, 1828, at the age of 30.
www.rubycusack.com /issue91.html   (1040 words)

  
 Hope Evangelical Lutheran Church, Saint John, New Brunswick - Christian Symbols
At the base of the anchor is the scallop or cockle shell, the token of Saint John the Baptist, for whom our city was named.
John answered, saying unto them all, I indeed baptize you with water; but one mightier than I cometh, the latchet of whose shoes I am not worthy to unloose: he shall baptize you with the Holy Ghost, and with fire.
Latin was the official language throughout the Roman Empire, and that is where the new religion began to spread.
www.hope.evangelical-lutheran.ca /symbols.htm   (2867 words)

  
 Index, Saint John, New Brunswick   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
Within these pages we delve into some of the history of Saint John and its early inhabitants, historic building, cobblestone walkways and the natural beauty of the city.
Saint John is well know for some of the finest surviving examples of 19th century commercial facades in all of Canada.
Visit Saint John's outstanding Irving Nature Park, the famous Reversing Falls and Rockwood Park.
new-brunswick.net /Saint_John   (123 words)

  
 New Brunswick Sources, 1849
John Owens, of Saint John, who was a passenger in the America and to whose attention we were indebited for papers in advance of the Mail, which did not reach us until last evening, four days after its arrival in Halifax.
Her news was received at Saint John at one o'clock on Wednesday, by the Express across the Bay of Fundy for the United States Associated Press, and the letters and papers for this City, brought by the Post-Office Express over the land route, arrived on Thursday morning at eight o'clock.
The news was conveyed by horse express to Sackville, and from thence telegraphed at one o'clock on Wednesday to the United States.
alts.net /ns1625/nb1849.html   (11554 words)

  
 :: Saint John Midget AAA Vitos - Saint John, New Brunswick, Canada ::
The Saint John AAA Midget Pepsis were founding members of the Maritime Midget AAA League in 1977 — 78.
In 2003 the team was proud to be sponsored by a household name in Saint John hockey circles, Vitos restaurants, with whom there is an excellent working relationship.
The Saint John AAA Midget program prides itself in the overall development of it’s players and strives to help them become the best persons they can be academically, athletically and professionally.
www.sjmidgetaaa.ca /sjaaa/ViewContentRH.do?cid=6   (304 words)

  
 Country Inns & Suites By Carlson - Country Inn & Suites By Carlson Saint John
The Saint John Hotel helps guests start the day off right with a free deluxe continental breakfast featuring bagels, breads, muffins, hot and cold cereals, fresh fruit, juices, coffee, tea and other choices.
For lunch and dinner, the Saint John Hotel is close to a selection of restaurants, including Aquarius Pub, Keystone Kelly's and Grannan's Seafood Restaurant.
With the services of the professional Saint John Hotel staff, meetings at the Saint John Hotel are sure to come off without a hitch.
www.countryinns.com /saintjohnnb   (375 words)

  
 Used SUVs- Saint John New Brunswick   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
The exterior of the used SUVs should be free of ripples in the paint, scratches, dents, or colour inconsistencies.
Reconditioning is carried out when necessary and we offer full disclosure on any work that has been performed to bring the SUVs you choose to the safest and highest possible operating standard.
New SUVs extended warranties are available for up to six years from the in service date (the date the SUVs was first registered).
www.brettgm.com /used-suvs.htm   (1406 words)

  
 Saint John (city, New Brunswick) - MSN Encarta
Saint John (city, New Brunswick) - MSN Encarta
Saint John (city, New Brunswick), city in southern New Brunswick, Canada, seat of Saint John County.
View map of Saint John (city, New Brunswick)
encarta.msn.com /encyclopedia_761572105/Saint_John.html   (87 words)

Try your search on: Qwika (all wikis)

Factbites
  About us   |   Why use us?   |   Reviews   |   Press   |   Contact us  
Copyright © 2005-2007 www.factbites.com Usage implies agreement with terms.