St. Andrews, New Brunswick

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City) where they re-boarded passenger trains operated by the Grand Trunk Railway. Terrestrial television The term '''community channel''' may also refer to a conventional broadcast station — for example, CFTV (CFTV-TV) in Leamington, Ontario, CFSO (CFSO-TV) in Cardston, Alberta, CHCT (CHCT-TV) in St. Andrews, New Brunswick, and Telile (CIMC-TV) in Arichat, Nova Scotia — owned and operated by a local non-profit organization to serve a similar function. Terrestrial


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and maintains Two Meadows Nature Trail, a self-guided hiking trail in a nearby wilderness area. Farmers' Market On every Thursday morning during the summer months, there is a local Farmers' Market in the town square. Indian food, Middle Eastern food, Mexican food, fresh organic produce and meat, plants, herbal soap, teddy bears, crepes filled with all kinds of fruit and melted chocolate, and homemade chocolate fudge are amongst the items for sale. There is usually music, played on guitar


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, master classes and workshops in Opera, Voice, Choir, Drama, Dance, and Instrumental Music, as well as visual art, for students of all ages from beginner to professional. From Wendy Nielsen and Measha Brueggergosman to Lewis Dalvit and Chih-Long Hu, many famous faces have taken part in St. Andrews Arts Council courses and events, either as instructors, students or performers. Sunbury Shores Arts & Nature Centre Sunbury Shores Arts and Nature Centre is a not-for-profit, membership-based

organization situated on the shores of Passamaquoddy Bay in Saint Andrews. Since being established in 1964, the Centre has played a role in the development of a strong arts community in Saint Andrews through the execution of a unique mandate - to explore the connections between art and nature. The Centre contains artists studios, printmaking shop, pottery studio, exhibition gallery, reference library and administrative offices and is open year round. The Arts & Nature Centre also owns


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The hurricane caused extensive destruction to port facilities and communities along the Bay of Fundy coast in both New Brunswick and Nova Scotia as well as Maine, particularly Calais (Calais, Maine), St. Andrews (St. Andrews, New Brunswick), St. George (St. George, New Brunswick), Saint John (Saint John, New Brunswick), Moncton, Sackville (Sackville, New Brunswick), Amherst (Amherst, Nova Scotia), Windsor (Windsor, Nova Scotia) and Truro (Truro, Nova Scotia). right thumb Prime Minister of Canada Prime Minister (Image:Pierre Elliot Trudeau-2.jpg) Pierre Trudeau was a major advocate of section 23 and minority language education. As a strong federalist (Canadian federalism), Trudeau had fought to ensure linguistic rights in the constitution to promote national unity. Section 23 (1)(b) had its origins in a unanimous agreement between the provincial leaders and Trudeau reached in 1978 in St. Andrews, New Brunswick, in which children of citizens could receive schooling in their language. Hogg, Peter W. ''Canada Act 1982 Annotated.'' Toronto: The Carswell Company Limited, 1982. When this idea was brought to the Charter in the 1980s, Trudeau also successfully secured agreement from provincial leaders that section 23 could not be nullified by the section 33 (Section Thirty-three of the Canadian Charter of Rights and Freedoms) notwithstanding clause.


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the 19th century. Between 1820 and 1860, the port of Saint Andrews was used extensively during the Irish Migration (Irish diaspora). The Irish were first quarantined at Hospital Island, situated a few kilometers in Passamaquoddy Bay. By the 1851 Census, over 50% of the town were born in Ireland. Irish Canadian Cultural Association of New Brunswick The Algonquin, a resort situated on a hill overlooking


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the town, was built in 1889, making Saint Andrews Canada's first seaside resort community. The hotel burned down in 1914 and was rebuilt one year later. Attractions Important attractions include The Algonquin Hotel, Kingsbrae Horticultural Garden, The Ross Memorial Museum, the St. Andrews Biological Station, the Huntsman Marine Aquarium, The Sheriff Andrews' House, Minister's Island (the summer home of Cornelius Van Horne), whale watching, fine art and craft galleries, many shops

, President of the Canadian Pacific Railway. thumb right 200px Minister's Island (in the background) as seen inaccessible between high and low tides. (File:MinistersIsland.JPG) Minister's Island Minister's Island is named after a loyalist Anglican priest, Rev. Samuel Andrews, who settled the island in 1786. But it is most famous as the summer home of Sir William Van Horne, builder of the Canadian Pacific Railway. The island is about a five-minute drive from downtown Saint Andrews

, University Press of Florida, 2006. *David Sullivan, ''The Algonquin: On Passamaquoddy Bay'', Pendlebury Press, 2005.' *David Sullivan, ''Minister's Island: Sir William Van Horne's Summer Home in St. Andrews'', Pendlebury Press, 2007.' External links *Visit St. Andrews By-the-Sea, Official St. Andrews Tourism Website *Town of St. Andrews Website *


working relationship

resort of St. Andrews (St. Andrews, New Brunswick) in New Brunswick and served as an Executor of Dunn's estate after his death. Married to two millionaires Born in Sutton (London Borough of Sutton), Surrey, England, she was the daughter of John Christoforides. For a number of years she worked as personal secretary for the wealthy Canadian financier James Hamet Dunn, 1st Baronet. Eventually their working relationship became personal and although he was thirty-six


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The hurricane caused extensive destruction to port facilities and communities along the Bay of Fundy coast in both New Brunswick and Nova Scotia as well as Maine, particularly Calais (Calais, Maine), St. Andrews (St. Andrews, New Brunswick), St. George (St. George, New Brunswick), Saint John (Saint John, New Brunswick), Moncton, Sackville (Sackville, New Brunswick), Amherst (Amherst, Nova Scotia), Windsor (Windsor, Nova Scotia) and Truro (Truro, Nova Scotia). right thumb Prime Minister of Canada Prime Minister (Image:Pierre Elliot Trudeau-2.jpg) Pierre Trudeau was a major advocate of section 23 and minority language education. As a strong federalist (Canadian federalism), Trudeau had fought to ensure linguistic rights in the constitution to promote national unity. Section 23 (1)(b) had its origins in a unanimous agreement between the provincial leaders and Trudeau reached in 1978 in St. Andrews, New Brunswick, in which children of citizens could receive schooling in their language. Hogg, Peter W. ''Canada Act 1982 Annotated.'' Toronto: The Carswell Company Limited, 1982. When this idea was brought to the Charter in the 1980s, Trudeau also successfully secured agreement from provincial leaders that section 23 could not be nullified by the section 33 (Section Thirty-three of the Canadian Charter of Rights and Freedoms) notwithstanding clause.


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by United Empire Loyalists and named in honour of St Andrews, Scotland. The town is well preserved, with many original buildings still in place (some of which were floated to the town on barges from Castine, Maine at the end of the Revolutionary War). There are many layers of history visible starting from the late 18th century, including the town's well-known formal grid street layout and many historic buildings. Many of the commercial buildings on Water Street date from


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the town, was built in 1889, making Saint Andrews Canada's first seaside resort community. The hotel burned down in 1914 and was rebuilt one year later. Attractions Important attractions include The Algonquin Hotel, Kingsbrae Horticultural Garden, The Ross Memorial Museum, the St. Andrews Biological Station, the Huntsman Marine Aquarium, The Sheriff Andrews' House, Minister's Island (the summer home of Cornelius Van Horne), whale watching, fine art and craft galleries, many shops

in love with the area. The Rosses purchased the 1824 house of the Honourable Harris Hatch, a Loyalist, and donated it and their collection to the town. The house itself boasts a lovely neoclassical interior with grand, curbing staircase and elaborate plaster moldings. Each room reflects the Rosses' interests: fine furniture made by 19th century New Brunswick cabinetmakers, exceptional oriental carpets and objets d'art from their travels. All Saints Anglican All Saints Anglican

by one of the local highschoolers, or fiddle music (there are several different violinists who come on different days), or hammered dulcimer played by Ruth Dunfield, who also plays guitar and lives in Saint Andrews. Fine art and craft galleries Saint Andrews features the studios and galleries of many fine artists and craftspeople. Visitors will find original works in landscape and floral painting, sculptor, carving, textile art, fine pottery, wearable art, photography, jewelry and much

St. Andrews, New Brunswick

:''This article is about the town. For the parish, consult Saint Andrews Parish, New Brunswick.''

'''Saint Andrews''' (2011 population: 1,889) is a Canadian (Canada) town in Charlotte County (Charlotte County, New Brunswick), New Brunswick.

It is sometimes referred to in tourism marketing by its unofficial nickname "St. Andrews-by-the-sea".

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