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  • Volunteer — it’s good for you

    More than 50 per cent of those of older than 15 volunteer, and most give four or five weeks a year. Statistics Canada learned this and much more ...

  • At long last … a library

    The details on the location, cost and funding from the province have not yet been released, but we do know a new library will replace the little ...

  • Remembering the sealing disaster

    Our roots and losses in such an integral part of our province’s history are being remembered this weekend at a service to mark the 100th ...

  • Happy T’Rails to you

    The town is encouraging residents, former residents, and those who have a connection to our communities, either as a summer resident or frequent ...

  • C.B.S.’s group of five plan exhibit

    Studio5 is hosting its fourth annual exhibit and sale on Sunday, March 23. As in past years, another 14 local artists will participate in the ...

  • Wanted: tenants for major retail site in C.B.S.

    The Gateway is a 100-acre site off Legion Road in Kelligrews developed by the town and officially opened in early 2011. At the time a major ...

  • Citizens of the year honoured

    Philip and Stephanie Gavell were honoured with the annual award on Saturday evening by the Conception Bay South Lions Club during the club’s 43rd ...

  • Skating envy

    Several times in recent weeks, I’ve heard or read about a new recreation facility for the east end of St. John’s, fitness and healthy living ...

  • New mayor delivers on promises

    During the campaign, he differentiated himself from the incumbent mayor by stating he was going to focus on basics such as public consultations, ...

  • Lions look for top citizen candidates

    The Lions Club, formed in 1971, introduced the award to recognize someone who has made a significant contribution to C.B.S. Since then, the award ...