13 hrs ago
What's it like to pick up a hitchhiking robot? Strange, says one group
When Keith Campbell set out to find hitchBOT the hitchhiking robot , he had no idea what travelling with a talking robot would be like.
17 hrs ago
Shale gas protesters sentenced to 15 months for violent clash with RCMP
Two anti-shale gas protesters have been sentenced to 15 months in jail in connection to a violent clash with police near Rexton, N.B., last fall.
21 hrs ago
A Different Perspective
There are Ports of Call all along the shores of Lakes Erie, Lake Huron and Georgian Bay, each with varying aspects of appeal and each experiencing varying degrees of economic success.
Mon Jul 28, 2014
Hitchhiking robot journeys alone across Canada to answer question: Can humans be trusted?
"We are asking the question whether robots can trust human beings - and should hitchBOT arrive in Victoria, in all its parts, this would show that 'yes, they can,'" said Frauke Zeller, an assistant professor at Ryerson University in Toronto and one of the robot's creators.
Silicon Alley Insider
A Quick Primer For The Next Time You Order Oysters
Unless you grew up dining on bivalves, you could stare at a menu all night long and still not know what the heck you're eating.
Summerside's Taylor Sonier wins 2014 Maritime Idol Competition
Summerside's Taylor Sonier was crowned the 2014 Maritime Idol winner Sunday night in Shediac, N.B. The 16-year-old Three Oaks Senior High student won a $2,000 cash prize and will get to record a 12-track CD as part of her prize package.
Victor Boudreau's Shediac campground hits snag over lease
Liberal MLA Victor Boudreau is proposing to build a 750-site campground in Shediac.
Sun Jul 27, 2014
Hitchbot, the hitchhiking robot, bums 1st ride
It didn't take long for a little robot attempting to hitchhike across the country relying on the kindness of strangers to get its first ride.
Weekend getaways: Montreal delivers an authentic French escape
It's not difficult to pretend you're on the outskirts of Paris, between the cutting edge music and nightlife scene, outdoor cafes and chic shopping.
Sat Jul 26, 2014
New Canaan News-Review
The New Canaan-based Voices of September 11th has been awarded funding from the Kanishka Project Contribution Program, an initiative funded by the government of Canada.
Fri Jul 25, 2014
New Brunswick Communities Benefit from Federal Investments in Local Infrastructure
A total of seven communities will see upgrades and improvements to their wastewater collection and treatment systems in Fundy Bay, Gillies, Greensborough, Harvey Lake, Havelock, Roachville and Sainte-Marie-de-Kent.
Thu Jul 24, 2014
The Chronicle Herald
Final arguments Friday in Loretta Saunders preliminary hearing
Victoria Henneberry is escorted from a courtroom at Halifax Provincial Court on Monday.
Crime Stoppers Crime of the Week - armed robbery
CAP PELA<, N.B. - Crime Stoppers and the Southeast District RCMP, Shediac Detachement, are looking to identify the person responsible for an armed robbery in Cap PelA©, New Brunswick.
Good Samaritan in Moncton returns grieving widow's camera
Carolyn Hosking, pictured here with her late husband, Doug, felt joy at the news a camera she lost in the Moncton area that contained other pictures of him, had been found.
Group searches for rare freshwater mussel near Shediac
RA©mi Donelle, the manager of the Shediac Bay Watershed Association, is searching for a rare species of mussels, the brook floater, near Saint-Philippe.
Wed Jul 23, 2014
Vogel Talks RVing
RV to Eastern Canada: 3 Great Destinations
Hopewell Rocks. Many visitors make plans to stay for the whole day. They walk the ocean floor, then stay to watch the shift between low and high tides.
Bluegrass, country music festival at Cape Tormentine this weekend
The 16th annual Rotary Bluegrass and Country Music Festival is set for this Friday though Sunday at the Cape Tormentine Beach Campground.
Mon Jul 21, 2014
Invasive brown spruce beetle found in Memramcook
A ban on movement of spruce logs and firewood from the Memramcook area is in effect after the detection of a brown spruce longhorn beetle.
Resource Investing News
TSXV Top 5: Highbank Resources Up 43 Percent Last Week
Last week, a number of junior resource companies on the Toronto Venture Stock Exchange experienced gains in share prices.