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  • 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 ...

  • Changing the world, one life at a time

    By the time she told her secret at age 11, Kora Liegh Russell had endured four years of sexual abuse.When she finally confided in her brother ...

  • Trying to nix 911 nuisance calls

    The St. John’s Regional Fire Department is reminding people to take care with cellphones when placing them in pockets and purses so that they ...

  • A friend in need

    What started out as a light-hearted comment has turned into a medical journey that will soon see one friend donate a kidney to another.JR Smith ...

  • ‘Stories that have not been told’

    Fred Hawksley reaches gingerly into his briefcase and withdraws two handwritten letters slowly, as if they could break. Black-and-white ...

  • Beefing up the band

    If you’re 16 years of age or older and can play a brass, woodwind or percussion instrument, there might be a place for you in the Church Lads ...

  • Wanted: one good home for one good dog

    You wouldn’t think it would be hard to keep up with a dog that has only the use of two of its legs but it is with four-year-old Petey.A ...