Skip to main content

what's trending Mon 14 Feb 2022: Superbowl, Valentine's Storm

#Valentine's 


Monday weather... "Snow. Blowing snow over exposed areas late this morning and this afternoon. Amount 10 to 15 cm. Wind northeast 20 km/h gusting to 40 becoming north 30 gusting to 50 this morning. High minus 10. Wind chill near minus 23." Storm Page HERE
* There are late buses, not closures, in Anglo East and Franc South (https://twitter.com/i/lists/1141630904206417920)
(all schools in Chignecto Central Regional Centre for Education (NS) are closed today February 14, 2022 due to weather conditions... also NSCC Cumberland campus is closed today Feb 14th. That includes Amherst and Springhill locations. Scheduled classes and campus operations will be completed remotely.)
.
Olympics Stuff...
👉 Moncton's Courtney Sarault skated in the short track team event on Sunday... Team Canada came in fourth in that race... on the men's side Stephen Dubois won bronze for Canada yesterday.

👉 In the new MonoBob event (one-person bobsled)... Canada's Christine de Bruin took bronze yesterday... former Canadian/ new American Kaillie Humphries won gold.

👉 Women's Hockey: Team Canada won their playoff game against the Swiss early this morning.  

.
Super Bowl...
LA Rams beat the Cincinnati Bengals 23 - 20. 
.
Covid numbers from yesterday... 4 deaths reported, people age 70 or older... now we have 116 Covid related hospitalizations (that's down a bit)...
Case count: 266 PCR-test cases and 428 rapid test cases... total active cases is 3573.  
.
Dropping to Covid phase 1 on Friday ...
.
Q League Hockey... the League released the rest of the schedule for the Maritimes Division (https://cdn.theqmjhl.ca/uploads/2022/02/10100224/Calendrier-Maritimes-v2.pdf)
Wildcats looking forward to fans in the stands...
U18 Hockey...
"Friday night in Saint John, the Flyers cam home winners 4-3 in overtime.
Saturday night at the Superior Propane Centre, it was Moncton Flyers 7 and Northern Moose 3.
Sunday at the Superior Propane Centre in a hard fought game, the Flyers defeated the RNS Riverhawks 4-3 in a very entertaining game.
Next stop on the calendar is next weekend in Fredericton at the Willie O’Ree Centre. All six teams in the NB/PEI U18 Hockey League will be taking part in a league showcase.
The schedule for the Flyers as follows:
Sat. Feb. 19
Game time:    11:30am
Moncton Flyers  vs  Northern Moose
Sun. Feb. 20
Game time:    5:30pm
Moncton Flyers  vs  Fredericton Caps

Also, Moncton Flyers season has been extended... (nbpeimu18hl.ca/teams/flyers/)
.
Fredericton protest...
Authorities in Fredericton had checkpoints in place for any big trucks coming into the city over the weekend...  protesters began arriving on Friday... police were checking paperwork to make sure big trucks were there for work and not to form a  blockade... (via)
.
Links for Covid info...

- Booster 

- Rapid test 

- Winter Action Plan

- School

- dashboard 
.
🏒🏈🏀⚽⚾ scores HERE
.
Gas ⛽EUB current prices... (http://www.nbeub.ca/)
⛽CAA Gas Resources... (https://www.caa.ca/gas-prices/)
.
Atlantic Lotto Winning Numbers...

icymi, these posts got clicked a lot...

UPDATE: Fireworks moved to Sunday! Riverview Winter Carnival 2023 is February 3 to 12th. Suggested Slogan: Yay Winter (party horn sound effects)

⛄ There's a ton of fun for everyone at the 2023 Riverview Winter Carnival! N ote that some events could be impacted by bad weather so check the Town Facebook for up-to-date info ( https://www.facebook.com/TownofRiverview ) . Here are some Carnival Highlights: - Fri Feb 3 until end of festival... Scavenger Hunt https://www.townofriverview.ca/events/winter-scavenger-hunt - Fri Feb 3 from 10a to 11a Virtual Learn to Snowshoe https://www.townofriverview.ca/virtualsnowshoe - Fri Feb 3 from 6:30p to 7:30p Ignite! at Winter Wonderland Park , NOTE FROM TOWN OF RIVERVIEW: Winter Carnival Ignite Date Changed to Sunday, February 5 ( https://www.townofriverview.ca/news/winter-carnival-ignite-date-changed-to-sunday-february-5 ) SAME TIME FRAME so 6:30p to 7:30p with Fireworks at 7p... END OF UPDATE... Quinn Court (fireworks and fun kickoff includes skating and sledge skating on the oval and btw, helmets recommended... also bring-your-own-mug for hot chocolate... and see the Briggs Maples t

the Pineapple Thing about Swinging *PG13

Scotty note: I am not a swinger. If you are one, that's none of my business but I would argue that you should have told me about the pineapple thing before now. ( https://vm.tiktok.com/ZMY1gYFYR/ ) @lindajeanw Oops no one told me 🍍🍍🍍 #notswingers #oops #pineapple #ididntknow #fy ♬ original sound - Jazzy Fizzle Good Lord, what if I accidentally wore some pineapple trunks to the waterslides or something?!  Wait, I love pineapple on my pizza... am I already a swinger and I just didn't know it? The Swinger's Code is kind of fascinating... This piece in the New York Post talks about a bunch of secret Swinger Codes... it's kind of old so I don't know if these remain a swinger code thing or if they've been debunked, or abandoned, or what...  ( https://www.google.com/amp/s/nypost.com/2017/06/02/secret-signs-your-neighbor-might-be-a-swinger/amp/ ) *Update: a few of you have texted us to say that it's only an upside down pineapple

Storm Links for Winter 2023

Send us a cancellation or read the latest cancellations HERE Report storm problems or flooding: MONCTON 506-859-2643 DIEPPE 506-877-7990 RIVERVIEW 506-387-2025 School Links: ~Anglo East INFO ~Franc South INFO and ALSO HERE ~Anglo West , North , South , Chignecto (NS) ~School Zones and Districts franc / anglo :   More Links: ~CF Champlain Mall Facebook ~Codiac Transpo Alerts and also their Facebook   ~Confederation Bridge Info ~Dieppe Facebook and Dieppe closures + Cancellations ~Dieppe Traffic Cam from Champlain & Acadie ~ EMO NB website ~Greater Moncton Airport Flight Info ~Horizon Health Care Services Facebook ~Maritime Bus ~MONCTON ALERTS ~Moncton Facebook ~Moncton Traffic Cam ~NB Highway Cams ~NB Highway Cams Map ~NB Highway Plow Tracker ~NB Driving Conditions ~NB POWER OUTAGES *you can report power outages on your mobile device at https://nbpower.com ~NS Driving Conditions ~PEI Driving Conditions and Closure info ~RCMP NB Facebook  and TWITTER ~Riverview F