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Arthur Destroys Florenceville-Bristol Bridge

| July 16, 2014

The¬†bridge between Florenceville-Bristol and Bath is currently impassable. The land under the bridge gave way during Post-Tropical Storm Arthur, and now the people in both towns have to take a lengthy detour. Bath Deputy mayor Charles McNair says this detour is not just an inconvenience, “The detour which is a twelve kilometer detour is a […]

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Festival of Flavour

| August 15, 2013

Everyone loves to eat, and across the border in Florenceville-Bristol the 6th Annual Festival of Flavour promotes just that! It’s a celebration of hospitality with food, arts, and entertainment. Tourism Coordinator of Florencville-Bristol Charles Walker says,¬†“The festival itself, it’s in a small town we have 16 to 1700 residents in our town here, it’s nice […]

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Pelletier Prepares for Boston Marathon

| April 11, 2013

Many runners are gearing up for this weekend’s Boston Marathon. Ghislain Pelletier of Florenceville-Bristol, New Brunswick is one of those runners with ties to the area. News Source 8′s Jenna Callari has more. Other runners from the area competing: Andres Fleury of Caribou, Stephanie Gagnon Brewer originally from Madawaska, Masardis native Rick Lyons, Rio Francouer […]

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Historical Railway Site To Be Enhanced

| February 20, 2013

The town of Florenceville-Bristol will be getting a boost in its tourism infrastructure. Thats thanks to an investment from the federal government to help enhance one of its biggest tourist attractions. News Source 8′s Katie Zarrilli reports.

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