December 3, 2022

Benedict Arnold

Benedict Arnold
Biography, History

Benedict Arnold

In the same month, Benedict Arnold arrived in Saint John, where he soon acquired what was described as "quite a pretentious home" at the corner of King and Canterbury Streets. It was a 2 1/2 storey wooden building with a…

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Saint John
History, Bridges, Landmarks, Museum

Saint John

Saint John is the oldest city in New Brunswick and Canada's first incorporated city. Located at the mouth of the Saint John River, on the Bay of Fundy. Saint John Harbour was first entered probably in 1524 by Gomez (A Spaniard)…

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Jonathan Odell House
Biography, History, Landmarks

Jonathan Odell House

This was the residence of the first Provincial Secretary, the Hon. Jonathan Odell, perhaps the most accomplished of our Loyalist arrivals. Odell was born in 1737 in Newark, New Jersey, and died in 1818 in Fredericton. His father was John…

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Famous New Brunswickers A-C
History, Biography, Sports

Famous New Brunswickers A-C

Here are some New Brunswickers who have gained National and International acclaim. Have we missed someone? Please drop us a line and let us know. Also check our "NB Facts" page for others not listed here.  Click here for D to J,…

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