Category Archives: Business

Blackville Community Hearts Raise Over $2,000 for Heart & Stroke Big Bike Ride

The Heart & Stroke Big Bike rolled into Blackville on Friday, September 13 as the “Blackville Community Hearts” team biked the three-and-a-half kilometer return ride from Foodland to Hooked ‘N Cooked.

The team, comprised of Foodland staff and members of the community, literally stopped traffic along Main Street as people and businesses waved them on to show their support.

Fundraising activities included a BBQ held on Friday, August 30, ticket sales for a round trip flight for two to any Westjet destination, and donations. In total, $2,248 was raised for Heart & Stroke.

Blackville Foodland managers Naomi and Clem Savoie, who organized the event, say they look forward to next years Bike Run, “Thanks to the community for all their support for this great cause. The community is welcome to be part of this event again next year.”

View photos from the event below. Click an image to enlarge.

Blackville Foodland Hosting 2nd Annual Big Bike Run & BBQ

Blackville Foodland is bringing the Heart & Stroke’s Big Bike back to Blackville again this year for their second annual Big Bike Run. The run kicks off at Foodland on Friday, September 13 at 9:30am. Bikers will ride down Main Street to Hooked N’ Cooked and back. One bike. 30 seats. 20 minutes. 2kms. One… Continue Reading

Blackville Foodland Hosts Summer Food Fair in Support of Special Olympics

Blackville Foodland recently hosted a Summer Food Fair at their store with a bbq, car wash, food samples, draws and more! The event raised $998 through bbq and car wash sales, 50/50 draw, ticket contest and in-store donations. Sobeys matched the amount, bringing the total donation to $1996 for Special Olympics. Winner of the 50/50… Continue Reading

Blackville Foodland Hosting Summer Food Fair

Blackville Foodland is hosting a Summer Food Fair on Saturday, June 22 from 11:00am until 2:00pm at their store, located at 85 Main Street. There will be a barbecue, a car wash (weather permitting), animal balloons and cotton candy. Alex Fiander and Joseph Underhill, who both participated in the 2019 Special Olympics NB Provincial Winter… Continue Reading

ConMac Industries at Former Blackville Lumber Site

Conmac Industries, located at 1740 Howard Road – at the former Blackville Lumber site – is open weekdays from 8:00am until 4:00pm for all of your firewood and lumber needs. The local business manufactures rough cut lumber for shelving, kitchen cabinets, flooring and more. Special orders can be requested for any size project – from… Continue Reading

Blackville School Students Pitch Products to Local Entrepreneurs at Maker Faire

The Grand Opening of Blackville School’s Makerspace was a huge success for the ICE Centre’s young entrepreneurs and teachers on Wednesday, May 22, 2019. Students from all grade levels were able to take a tour of ICE Centre, testing out new technology and viewing many of the products made and sold by Makerspace students. During… Continue Reading

Blackville Credit Union In Support of Kraft Hockeyville

The Blackville Credit Union, at 128 Main Street, is showing their support for the Tom Donovan Arena’s bid for Kraft Hockeyville 2019. The arena’s entry in the annual competition, made in memory of Thomas Dunn, was selected as a top four finalist in this years competition. Arenas in the communities of Rich Valley, Alberta; Saint-Polycarpe,… Continue Reading

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