Profile of Denis Mahoney

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  • Take hold of the future with conviction

    Like freshly fallen snow wipes the world clean and puts a sparkle on everything, so does a new year offer a new perspective, a chance to look at ...

  • Plenty to celebrate this season

    If not, don’t get your tinsel in a tangle. There’s still time. And plenty of choice, too. That’s a great thing about living in St. John’s in ...

  • Boom, boom, boom

    It’s in the cultural variety of our restaurants, whether they’re serving fish, sushi, falafel, tandoori chicken or Afghan delights. It’s in the ...

  • Banging our drum

    Or when you first hear a song with a driving beat that just resonates in you? The feeling I’m talking about is almost like a tickling on the back ...

  • Make your mark

    Personally, I’m generally aware of what’s going on. I know the names and the faces and some of the issues. I know people who don’t think about ...

  • Regional transit would ease traffic snarls

    How long is too long to spend in your car? Is a two-hour commute to work too long? How about four hours to a vacation home?Would you drive to ...

  • A lesson in co-operation

    There’s a charming story called “Stone Soup,” which describes the encounter between several starving men and a poor village. The men carry only a ...

  • Happy cities are good for the economy

    Why do you love where you live? And why does it matter?If you haven’t seen Hey Rosetta!’s video for a song called “Yer Spring,” go to YouTube and ...

  • It’s not just what you build; it's how you build it

    The St. John’s Board of Trade gets a bad rap when it comes to development. So I’m going to clear up that myth right now. The board isn’t pro ...

  • Bigger is not better

    “‘Cause on the surface the city lights shineThey’re calling at me, come and find your kindSometimes I wonder if the world’s so smallThat we can ...