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  • Fingers into everything

    When making the decision on where to hang her hat for the long haul, knitting historian Shirley Scott didnt look to her home province of New ...

  • British bobby checks out local cop scene

    When Michael (Mick) Matthews says his interest in this province peaked after he read a Crime Stoppers report about the robbery of Amanda Lynn, my ...

  • A place to call their own

    A new housing project for youth at risk is in the works in the St. Johns area. Located in the former Lilly Manufacturing building on Bond ...

  • The Right Choice

    Beverly Ann Pardy of Glovertown describes donating her mothers organs as the most beautiful experience that Ive ever gone through. When the ...

  • 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 ...