A traditional Irish Jiggs dinner comes from the outposts of Newfoundland. It is a traditional Irish boiled dinner made of Corned Beef and Cabbage. Many people think it got its name from the old cartoon strip “Bringing up Father” in the early 1900s. Jiggs was an Irish immigrant … [Read more...] about Irish Jiggs Dinner Recipe in Glace Bay.
First off, I would like to thank Mr. Jim McIntyre for allowing me to interview him and for the book loan. The book from which these fun facts come from is a comemorative history book of St. John’s Church and New Aberdeen. So without further ado, shall we begin? Did you know … [Read more...] about 5 Glace Bay Fun Facts
During these times of social distancing, and you are left to your own devices for amusement, I took a drive around the Glace Bay area. I video recorded images of breathtaking scenes that reminded me of where I live. The first one is what I call North Street reflections. North … [Read more...] about Glace Bay ride around town and area
I was thinking about all the musicians that this town has offered up to the world in the name of success in the music industry. There’s Allister MacGillivary, Matt Minglewood, and Aselin Debison to name but a few. What is it about this place that inspires so many to aspire to … [Read more...] about How to be a Rock Star when you’re from Glace Bay.
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