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The excitement for the upcoming World Acadian Congress continues to build. President of the Maine Regional Coordinating Committee George Dumond gave folks an update on the congress at Thursday morning’s business breakfast at the University of Maine at Fort Kent. “We’re at a point now where the momentum is moving, people are excited, and they’re […]
French Travel Writer Beatrice LeProux is soaking up all the information that she possibly can about Acadia of the Lands and Forests. She’s one of a group of four journalists from France, currently visiting the St. John Valley. Travel Writer Beatrice LeProux says, “I’m going to understand what’s going on and most of all what’s […]
These ployes are hot off the griddle for these travelers right off this tour bus…and stopping in at Bouchard’s Family Farm and store. Its one of four pitstops along a bus tour throughout the St. John Valley today, a trial run for next summer’s World Acadian Congress that will host up to 50 thousand people. […]
Organizers of the World Acadian Congress say planning is right on track for the international event that will take place next summer. Today they announced another component of the two week gathering. News Source 8′s Katie Zarrilli gives us an update.
Communities all over Canada celebrated National Acadian day yesterday. For those of Acadian descent, it was a day to be proud of their heritage. News Source 8′s Katie Zarrilli shows us the celebration in Edmundston, New Brunswick.