Profile of Danette Dooley

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  • Making wishes come true

    There are two beds in Chelsea Caines’ room at the Janeway hospital in St. John’s. The fourteen-year-old’s roommate is her mother, Torina Caines. ...

  • Ready to bust

    For Krista Pickett of Gander, Friday the 13th is about much more than superstitions. It’s a reminder of the day she was diagnosed with breast ...

  • Looking to win medals and make friends

    Matthew Martin has two reasons to be excited. He’s competing in the 2012 Special Olympics Canada Winter Games in St. Albert, Alta. next week — an ...

  • Return from Haiti

    By the time they leave Haiti today, a team of doctors, nurses and other health care providers from this province will have treated about 500 ...

  • Living her dreams

    Laura Chubb’s interest in Africa dates back a decade when, as a 13-year-old, she read Lurlene McDaniel’s novel “Angels of Mercy.” The book is ...

  • Mount Pearl woman wins on ‘Price is Right’

    Brittany McCarthy of Mount Pearl has been keeping a big secret for more than a month.The 21-year-old Memorial University student was a contestant ...

  • Annual Gonzaga service remembers Ocean Ranger victims

    Gonzaga High School remembered the 84 victims of the Ocean Ranger Wednesday in a memorial service marking the 30th anniversary of the ...

  • Teen raises funds for Thai students

    Sixteen-year-old Jaclyn Hynes of Dunville, Placentia Bay, has been saving recyclables for quite some time, knowing she'd hear about a good ...

  • One man's experience with bipolar disorder sparks a supportive network

    After battling bipolar disorder for two decades, 39-year-old Robert Bishop of Mount Pearl is sharing what he's learned with others. He ...

  • Young Grasshoppers helping to keep Paradise clean

    The town of Paradise has been inundated with grasshoppers and there’s talk that it could spread to the nearby city of Mount Pearl and beyond. ...