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  • 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 ...

  • MS and the Facebook effect

    Social networking sites highlighting the benefits of the controversial Zamboni procedure for multiple sclerosis have politicians and funding ...

  • Street sleep a wakeup call

    At 7 a.m. Wednesday a handful of young people with knapsacks on their backs and hoods tied tightly under their chins made their way up Duckworth ...

  • Heroes recognized

    April 25, 2010 is a date Mary Rose of Western Bay won’t soon forget. It’s the day her husband Jimmy Rose’s heart stopped. It’s the day her ...