Profile of Burton K. Janes

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  • From sight to vision

    When 36-year-old Michelle Penney-Rowe of Carbonear looks at a nature scene, she sees more than most people do. “Right away I see the unique ...

  • Weathering the storm

    For most of us, a haircut is no big deal. But for Karen Short of Shearstown, a haircut in July was a milestone. “This is not a wig, my man,” she ...

  • Assessment of chitin plant delayed

    An environmental assessment of a proposal by Quinlan Bros. Ltd. to construct and operate a chitin/chitosan production facility and laboratory in ...

  • Cancer survivor keeps on truckin’

    Cupids — His MRI over, Leroy Curtis goes out to where his wife, Christine, is patiently waiting. “So what did they say?” she asks. “It’s a ...

  • Sisters working for 100 days of change

    Twin sisters Jocelyne Butoyi Alexandre and Josephine Burkuru-Murphy have seen too much evil in their young lives. During the so-called 100 days ...

  • Weathering life’s storms

    In December 2007, Karen and Vaden Short were at her parents’ home, where Karen’s mother was giving everyone a card — a pre-Christmas tradition. ...

  • Artist at a watershed

    If you want to chat with Peter Jackson, you need to turn on to Water Street in Bay Roberts and drive east.Go past the Klondyke Hotel, Royal ...

  • From the Middle East to the East Coast

    Bay Roberts — The 40-year-old man stands behind a table in his shop, gently kneading a ball of dough. He holds the dough up, ready to toss it in ...

  • Memorabilia on exhibit

    About 100 visitors daily have toured the Cupids Legacy Centre since June 14, with a total of 4,000 visitors in its first two months. By contrast, ...

  • Bard of the Bay

    Which is exactly what he did, after his friend announced on radio that the duo was about to put out a cassette tape of inspirational music.But ...