Profile of Josh Pennell

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  • No-zero policy non-existent: education director

    “We don’t have a no-zero policy,” he says. In Wednesday’s Telegram, there was both a letter to the editor and an article quoting educator and ...

  • Money for dog raises lesson in humanity

    Earlier this month, The Telegram published a story about Chewie, a dog living with Lynch — a Newfoundlander teaching in South Korea.When Lynch ...

  • A jewel on the rock

    The jars of small tools and boxes of metals shaped into partially created jewelry echo of some ancient metal worker. The pieces of shell from an ...

  • Traffic backed up on Blackmarsh Road

    One vehicle rear ended another driving it into a ditch. There appear to be no serious injuries, though one person was being checked out in an ...

  • Chart from great sea saga discovered

    In his own book on the sinking of The Karluk, Bartlett included the image of a chart that showed how the vessel drifted with the ice in an ...

  • No-zero policy goose-egged by educator, author

    The no-zero policy basically means teachers are unable to give zeros, or fail students for incomplete work. Michael Zwaagstra says other parts of ...

  • Winter whales common off Newfoundland

    On social media over the weekend it was mentioned that some people hiking and doing some winter birdwatching had spotted a humpback whale off ...

  • Old Newfoundland coin becomes new ring

    Lana Williams was looking for a new ring, but didn’t want anything too unoriginal. It wasn’t shiny diamonds that her caught her eye in the end, ...

  • 60 years of Pearl

    “Mount Pearl is looking pretty healthy for a 60-year-old,” he says. The city celebrated its birthday this weekend, although the 60 years is a ...

  • Playing for charity

    The game is played on the backyard rink of Todd Churchill in Portugal Cove – St. Philip’s. Churchill has spearheaded several of the games ...