Profile of Danette Dooley

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  • Friendly visitors

    As a three-year-old, clutching her mother's hand and toddling through the corridors of Saint Luke's Homes, Alison Pye got lots of attention. "I ...

  • A late start, but a big finish

    It took her nearly 70 years to join a gym, but Carmel St. Croix is proof it's never too late to start. Just months shy of celebrating her 71st ...

  • For the love of Lillie

    Lillie Delaney drove to the Health Sciences Centre in St. Johns on Nov. 3, 2000 complaining of a headache. One week later she was dead. Shed ...

  • The view from Afghanistan

    RCMP Cpl. Barry Pitcher was patrolling about four kilometres south of where six Canadian soldiers, including two Newfoundlanders, were killed by ...

  • War and remembrance

    It was lovely and sunny April 14, 1940, when Roy Ash and his comrades in the 1st draft 400, 166th Newfoundland Field Regiment left St. Johns to ...

  • Pink Slips and Resumes

    When 20-year-old Mark Simms enrolled in a program at Froude Avenue Community Centre, he didn't dream some of his ideas would be used in an ...

  • The Gift of Life

    When she was 20 months old, Rebecca Piercey was diagnosed with an inoperable cancerous tumour and her parents was told she had a 10 per cent ...

  • Dealing with death

    Although it happened almost 40 years ago, Larry Peyton remembers as if it were yesterday the call that brought him face-to-face with death for ...

  • Strutting their stuff

    Glamour, glitz and gorgeous gowns took centre stage at a fashion show at Agnes Pratt Home in St. John's recently. From Paris With Love was the ...