Profile of Danette Dooley

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  • ‘Could not have happened to a better person’

    Colleen Quinton of Catalina, Trinity Bay, has been nominated for an Emmy — a trophy touted as the highest award in television. Quinton is ...

  • Lessons from Noah

    Twelve-year-old Douglas Hanlon says his family was “a little sad” when they found out that his younger brother, Noah, has autism. Noah was three ...

  • Taken for a Reid

    A woman from the St. John’s area was delighted recently to find tickets online to the Aug. 12 Johnny Reid concert at Mile One.But her excitement ...

  • Something to sing about

    Members of the Stella Burry Inclusion Choir spent more than an hour Wednesday afternoon practicing for their biggest performance since the ...

  • Meeting the mayor

    Joshua Geary celebrated his 11th birthday last week at St. John’s City Hall, a guest of Mayor Dennis O’Keefe.The meeting and tour of council ...

  • Bell Island woman earns two literacy ­awards

    Connie Newell of Bell Island says she quit school in Grade 6 because students would tease her about her epileptic seizures. But when you sit and ...

  • Only skin deep

    Watching two-year-old Jackson Leonard play with his drums, Thomas the Tank Engine trains, and bright red smooching Elmo, it’s easy to forget this ...

  • ‘It can’t always be somebody else’

    MHA Paul Davis is battling cancer. The member for the district of Topsail has been diagnosed with non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma.During an interview at ...

  • A mother forgets, a daughter remembers

    Shannie Duff has dozens of black-and-white photographs of her mother Helena Frecker — a vibrant woman who excelled academically. It’s the ...

  • Revisiting the War of 1812

    Plans are underway in this province to mark the bicentennial of the War of 1812 , in which hundreds of Royal Newfoundland Regiment soldiers died ...