If walls could talk

Updated at 05:03 - Oh, to be a fly on the wall of this weekend’s special private city council meeting in St. John’s on Sunday.

Egypt’s triumph and tragedy

Updated at 05:02 - Exactly five years after Egypt’s democratic revolution triumphed, the country is once more ruled by a military office. Gen. Abdel Fattah al-Sisi seized power in...

Something to cling to

Updated at 05:02 - Our changeable Newfoundland weather continues, especially on the Avalon and other more southern regions. Campfires can be a challenge and at times our ponds might...

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Two-tiered justice

Updated at 03:32 - Every time I follow a high-profile court case in this country, I’m amazed. Truly amazed..

Keep the power line, scrap the dam

Updated at 03:32 - I have been watching the progression of the Muskrat Falls project since its inception by Danny Williams in 2010. I could not...

Stay warm, save money

Updated at 03:32 - Oh no, not again.Are you sick and tired of hearing “We want to make sure that this will never happen again”? Isn’t it time to...

Don’t let the cheerleading fool you

Updated at 03:32 - I would like to respond to the letter from Mark Romoff, president of the Canadian Council of Public-Private Partnerships (“P3s have...

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Vanity vow

Updated on February 12, 2016 - Newfoundland and Labrador is one of the few provinces in Canada that doesn’t offer vanity licence plates, apparently because of an...

Dominican delivery

Updated on February 12, 2016 - As Bonnie Fowlow-King and her husband, Grant King, walked through the impoverished alleys of the Dominican Republic, there was only...

Long-term love

Updated on February 12, 2016 - Sitting in her usual spot, by her husband’s side at the St. John’s Long-Term Care Facility, Carmel O’Brien tells the story of how...

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Your new travelling salesman

Updated at 03:33 - As the 41st chair of the St. John’s Board of Trade, 2016 is for me an opportunity to be the top salesman for the St. John’s business community..

Decision overdue on Wabush Mines

Updated on February 12, 2016 - A decision about the decommissioning and rehabilitation plan for the Wabush Mines site was expected to be issued this week by Perry...

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Cataracts make Coolen’s job easy

Updated at 02:32 - From Monday to Friday, Grand Falls-Windsor Cataracts coach Tom Coolen spends a great deal of his time teaching. But it’s not on-ice...

Hearn re-ups with London Irish

Updated at 01:32 - Ciaran Hearn isn’t finished playing for Canada on the international stage, but his focus now is helping his pro club, London Irish,...

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Grab a table by the sea

Updated at 03:32 - St. John’s Fish Exchange 351 Water St. St. John’s Phone (709) 739-7539   After the name, St. John’s Fish Exchange Kitchen & Wet Bar, painted in bold letters on an exterior wall, the first thing to catch my eye upon entering was a lobster....

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What do you Know About Wrestling?

Updated at 03:32 - By Kerri CullHonourable mention for the Cuffer Prize 2015I started drinking when I was 17. That was around the time I got in...

Riveting writing from the edge

Updated at 03:32 - Edge: Essays, Reviews, InterviewsMary DaltonPalimpsest Press$19.95  340 pagesJeanette Lynes: Where do you come up with...

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Determining aboriginal status complex, historically-rooted: experts

February 12, 2016 - VANCOUVER - A young Calgary man says he was recently told he cannot play in the All Native Basketball tournament because he lacks the required aboriginal bloodlines, despite being a member of the Heiltsuk Nation in Bella Bella, B.C. Experts say the....

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Riveting writing from the edge

Updated at 03:32 - Edge: Essays, Reviews, InterviewsMary DaltonPalimpsest Press$19.95  340 pagesJeanette Lynes: Where do you come up with descriptions like “He had the face of a robber’s horse”?.

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Sweet stories for little valentines

Updated at 03:32 - By Susan PriorSpecial to The TelegramWith Feb. 14th so close, love is in the air. What better way to say “I love you” to the child...

What do you Know About Wrestling?

Updated at 03:32 - By Kerri CullHonourable mention for the Cuffer Prize 2015I started drinking when I was 17. That was around the time I got in...

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