Mt. A’s International Centre hosts 16th annual World Bazaar On Oct. 25, the Sackville Commons was transformed from a quiet community centre to a vibrant, bustling hall full of town residents and students from around the world. Tables were set up throughout the main hall, with dozens of international students from nine different countries showcasing […]

Sackville’s Drag Extravaganza showcases eight Fredericton-based drag performers Last Friday, Sackville’s Vogue Cinema underwent a transformation. For one evening, instead of projectors, moviegoers and film reels, the cinema was alive with wigs, glitter and false nails. Upbeat pop songs played on the theatre’s speakers as an excited audience of families and students alike cheered for […]

Meiji-era photograph exhibit highlights longstanding connection between Mount Allison and Japan Upon entering the doors of the Ralph Pickard Bell Library, you will see a series of photographs hanging above the glass display and computers, portraying images of Meiji-era Japan. These photographs, which are on display  until Thanksgiving, depict scenes of daily life in Japan […]

Last year, the Sackville restaurant Downtown Diner featured fish and chips, cheeseburgers and fried chicken. This year, however, its menu boasts items like ramen, sushi rolls and gyoza. The diner recently changed owners after the retirement of former owner Eric Johnson. Described by the restaurant’s new owner Young-joo as “Japanese cuisine with some traditional rolls […]