FORTS and FORTIFICATIONS: St. Andrews Blockhouses

THE STORY From The Beacon, St. Andrews, NB, June 4, 1891 Well on to eighty years (now 200 years!) have passed since the blockhouses were erected in St. Andrews. Three of them were put up, one at Joe’s Point, one … Continue reading

ALGONQUIN HOTEL LAYOFFS: When a community sells its assets it has no future?

Algonquin hotel workers given layoff notices Historic resort was sold by N.B. March 23 CBC News Posted: Mar 31, 2012 7:31 PM AT Last Updated: Mar 31, 2012 7:53 PM AT The new owners of the Algonquin Hotel and Resort … Continue reading

BREAKING NEWS: Conservation Council Rep to Speak at Sunbury Shores

Hi All, Hope you are all having a great summer. I wanted to let you know that I will be speaking at Sunbury Shores Arts and Nature Centre tomorrow night at 7pm. I will be discussing the health of our … Continue reading

Peregrine and Friend at St. andrews

No videos or pictures in your ILQW email? See them at Art,Another peregrine for your local species list. This little male came over us(the dog and I) twice yesterday, Sept.23, in the Pagan Point Salt Marsh in St Andrews. … Continue reading

Downtown Deer at Bay of Fundy’s St. Andrews-by-the-sea

No videos or pictures in your ILQW email? See them at The benefits of being pestered into sunrise dog walks. A doe and her fawn at the college aquaculture facility across the street, not particularly upset by us. It’s … Continue reading

Falcons in St. Andrews

See the pictures and subscribe at There was a lovely fat and fast peregrine in Pagan Point Salt Marsh Saturday, July 25, 2009 at about 5 pm. There have been one or two merlins actively hunting between the community … Continue reading

Fiona the yellow lobster safe at Huntsman Aquarium

See the pictures and subscribe at Last year, it was Big Dee-Dee. This year, the Huntsman aquarium is home to another rare lobster, only this one isn’t 22 pounds, she’s a yellow rarity. The odds of finding a yellow … Continue reading

Don’t Miss Charlotte County Blooms – Mark Your Calendar Now!

CHARLOTTE COUNTY BLOOMS Enjoy the beauty of Quoddy May 2! Join us for our 6th annual spring seminar “Charlotte County Blooms 2009” on May 2nd in St. Andrews, NB. Event will be held at the New Brunswick Community College at … Continue reading