Profile of Danette Dooley

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  • Making a difference

    When Lori Rogers saw the slum-like conditions some St. John’s residents were living in, she felt determined to do something to help. It was ...

  • Dreams fulfilled for retiring Mountie

    Danny O'Keefe wasn't surprised when several classmates at the RCMP training depot in Saskatchewan mistook him for an instructor in 2000. At age ...

  • Family reunited with dog

    After almost three weeks on the lam, battling sleet, rain, freezing temperatures and at least one winter storm, a black and white Shih Tzu named ...

  • Deputy fire chief hangs up his axe after 36 years

    Jack Hickey often heard other veteran firefighters say he'd know when the time was right to retire. After 36 years on the job, the deputy fire ...

  • Advocate skeptical of parking fine hike

    The executive director of the Hub says designated parking woes in St. John’s won’t improve until the city cracks down on people who share their ...

  • St. John’s teen named Easter Seals ambassador

    Easter Seals Newfoundland and Labrador has named 13-year-old Liam Hickey of St. John’s the 2012 Easter Seals ambassador. The announcement was ...

  • 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 ...