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‘We don’t give them dignity; they have it’: The 12 Neighbours Community

In early October last year, a new community began to take shape on a vacant lot on Fredericton’s Northside. The city’s first collection of affordable...

Commentary: ‘The invisible minority’ — Navigating university from the foster care system

Content warning: This article contains mention of mental illness, rape, sexual assault, suicide and post-traumatic stress disorder. I remember the day I received my acceptance...

‘A natural decision’: STU, UNB students reflect on university, look to the future

Katelyn Ryan is graduating from St. Thomas University this spring with a gerontology major and a psychology minor. For her post-grad plans, she applied...

From crumpets to Timbits: James Mullinger on becoming a Canadian

On a rainy afternoon at the Tipsy Muse Café in downtown Fredericton, comedian James Mullinger tested new material gathered on his long road to...

Understanding harm reduction: River Stone Recovery Centre

An empty shopping cart with snowy red mittens teeters on the edge of the ramp leading to River Stone Recovery Centre on King Street...

The liberal arts student urge to dress up for school

So what are students wearing on campus… really? To find out the answer to this question, I scoured James Dunn Hall, the Great Hall...

Wabanacos serves up ‘Indian tacos’ at Fredericton exhibition food market

For Pam Montour and Mike Paul, the idea of opening their own business came on a whim. “My brother and I just decided, ‘let's try...

Reworking, rebranding and accidentally starting a business

Kiandra MacMullin was working her way towards medical school when an old sewing machine turned her down another path — at least for now. In...

‘We were just in tears’: Local SPCAs raise over $40,000 in honour of Betty White

Two local animal shelters received a welcome and unexpected gift at the start of the year. When the beloved actress Betty White died on Dec....

Commentary: The pandemic stole my university experience

Months before graduation, I’m realizing my core university memories all happened before March 15, 2020. They include midterm studying in the Margaret Norrie McCain study...

Fredericton’s ferry tale neighbourhood

When driving off the Westmorland Street bridge, along Devonshire Drive, there are two posts in front of a blue house on the left. These...

Students react to Hospice Boutique’s new location

The Hospice Boutique made the move from Prospect Street to Dundonald Street in February — closer to the university campuses and the students who...