Category Archives: Current Events

Jerry Marsh Ballfield (New Waterford)

  The baseball field in New Waterford is now named after a former mayor as it was renamed in 1992.  This field is the second oldest ball field in Canada (after Labatt Park in London).  They have been playing baseball … Continue reading

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Halifax Sports Saturation

There was recently an article in the Halifax Star-Metro explaining the potential sports saturation with all the rumours of potential teams coming to Halifax.  The city already has the Mooseheads, Hurricanes and now the Privateers.  There is also rumours of both … Continue reading

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Wanderers Grounds Follies

    This Saturday, Canada will play the United States at the refurbished Wanderers Grounds.  Three years ago, Canada was to play the Glasgow Warriors there, but due to poor field conditions the game was moved to Spryfield days before … Continue reading

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Halifax Wanderers FC

The new Canadian Premier League recently awarded Halifax a team for the league’s 2019 inaugural season.  The team has been branded the Halifax Wanderers FC.  This will be the first outdoor high level sports franchise in this region since the … Continue reading

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An Update on Andrew Case

Saint John native Andrew Case is working his way up in the Blue Jays system this season. Case spent the off-season playing in the Australian Baseball League with the Canberra Calvary.  He didn’t put up great numbers Down Under as … Continue reading

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Wanderers Grounds Upgardes

If your reading this you probably know that Halifax’s former baseball grounds will receive an upgrade this summer.  Wanderer’s Grounds will be closed this spring and summer while the city upgrades the field.  The facility will receive new sod, fencing, … Continue reading

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2016 Census of Population

On Wednesday, February 8, 2017; Statistics Canada released the first results from the 2016 Census of Population.  These include city/metro population results across Canada.  I will present the results from Atlantic Canada. Metropolitan population of the major Atlantic markets: Halifax, … Continue reading

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