John Bettle of the Hampton Lions Club talks about the work the club does for the community and beyond. Hampton, New Brunswick

Changing ‘me’ to ‘we’

If there is a community-wide event going on, you’ll likely see the members of the Hampton Lions Club there in their purple and gold vests and sweaters. They volunteer their time to organize events or help out with whatever they can, but the Lions do a lot more than host bingo and provide security. “The […]

When you try, the world tries. This is a lesson learned by the students at Lakefield Elementary. They made a large donation to Hampton-Piggs Peak Partnership. Hampton, New Brunswick.

When you try, the world tries

“When you try … the world tries….” Those words, printed in chalk on the blackboard, were the first things I saw when I walked into the classroom at Lakefield Elementary School in early January. About 2 months before that, I was invited by vice-principal, Julie McNamee, to speak to the Lakefield student body about the […]

Hampton New Brunswick has experienced a number of storms. They act as a reminder that we should be constantly preparing for emergencies.

Preparing for emergencies

A series of recent storms saw the water level rise on the banks of several bodies of water around the region causing flooding and damage to personal property. Although the residents have become accustomed to spring flooding, these weather events haven’t become any less devastating. Winter and spring storms can bring heavy snow and rainfall […]

News update from the Hampton-Piggs Peak Partnership. What happens when the party is over? Hampton, New Brunswick

What happens when the party is over?

The Hampton-Piggs Peak Partnership recently received an email from Esther Dlamini, one of our partners in Piggs Peak. She sent along some pictures of the 2018 Gogo (Grandmother) Christmas Party that was sponsored by the Partnership. Esther tells us “We had a theme about giving back to the community where the students that are helped […]

Homestar Inc. will be donating a Dog Park to the residence and visitors of Hampton, New Brunswick

A new addition to the community

This spring, residents and visitors of the Greater Hampton Region will enjoy a new dog park. Located in Sunset Villa Park, the facility will include separate areas for large and small dogs, a large grassy space and onsite doggy bags. The whole project is being donated by Homestar, Inc. As a Mt. Allison University student, […]

Java Moose's Harbour Lights Blend is now available. Hampton, New Brunswick

Local business values giving back to the community

For the last 22 years Java Moose has been bringing top quality coffee to southern New Brunswick, but many people don’t realize this small coffee roastery is a Hampton business. “When you want to talk about community, Hampton is a world class example,” say Randy Pedersen. “It’s a good place for a head office.” Pedersen, […]