October 4, 2022

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Matt Andersen
Biography, Show Business, Video

Matt Andersen

Matt Andersen is a Blues guitarist and singer/songwriter from Perth-Andover and is known as one of Canada's hardest-working musicians, averaging around 200 live performances per year. Specializing in an earthy blend of blue-collar folk, electric blues, and roots rock, the…

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Saint John River Valley 1949
History, Video

Saint John River Valley 1949

This week our post is a video, "Saint John River Valley 1949" produced by the National Film Board. The music for the film was composed by Eldon Rathburn a film composer, pianist, organist, and teacher who was born in Queenstown. Known as…

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Anna Silk
Biography, Show Business, Video

Anna Silk

This week we showcase another Famous New Brunswicker. Anna Silk was born in Fredericton, the daughter of Peter Silk, an academic, and Ilkay Silk, an actress, director, producer, playwright, educator, and Director of Drama at St. Thomas University. Her father…

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Willie O’Ree
Biography, Black History, Sports, Video

Willie O’Ree

Willie Eldon O'Ree was born October 15, 1935 in Fredericton. A graduate of the New Brunswick Amateur Hockey Association, O'Ree who was known for his speed and checking abilities throughout his career was a threat every time he touched the…

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