Profile of Bill Bowman

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  • Day dreaming

    It’s a long way from Shag Rock and the fir-clad hills around Trinity Bay to the white sands of Phi Phi Island and jungles of Thailand. Years of ...

  • Ready for retirement

    After 22 years in politics, Roland Butler had his swan song May 14. His retirement celebration was held in Shearstown, where he’s lived for more ...

  • Issuing a warmer welcome

    Carbonear — Newfoundland and Labrador is a good place to live and the locals are friendly, but when it comes to welcoming newcomers to our ...

  • Pharmacist contented in Heart’s Content

    Laughter may be the best medicine. But despite his good sense of humour, David Dawe knows if laughter could cure all that ails you, the Heart’s ...

  • Reminiscing with Swain

    Carbonear — “In Carbonear, this is Ed Swain for ‘NTV Neeewwwsss.’”It’s likely you’ve heard this distinctive signoff. But there is a lot you ...

  • Best of both worlds

    “I can’t do that now,” Glenn Littlejohn told The Compass last week.The mayor made the remark to illustrate the influx of new people to the town ...

  • Bay Roberts mayor acclaimed

    Bay Roberts - For the second time in as many general municipal elections, Glenn Littlejohn doesn't have to campaign for his chain of office. The ...

  • Biting the Big Apple

    Carbonear - A Conception Bay North choir has been invited to perform at New York City's legendary Carnegie Hall. The Cantare Youth Choir ...

  • No time to Retire

    At a time when people seem to be retiring younger, Alec D. Moores is an anomaly. The spry 87-year old fishing industry pioneer just marked 70 ...