Profile of Ken Simmons

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  • Right on Targa

    So, it may be strange to find a Targa supporter in Marystown who looks upon this whole kerfuffle as an opportunity that cannot be ignored. Mike ...

  • Targa tiff

    The folks at Targa Newfoundland have had 12 years of message management, overseen by some of the best in the country, so we can be fairly ...

  • Drivers, do your worst

    Left with no option, the loved one pulls out the phone. Videos of texting at the wheel are taken. Make-up in the rearview at speed. Road rage at ...

  • Remembering the sleds

    And it resonated. The lowered roof and cleaner lines offered a package that Detroit couldn't match until the fins of the late '50s changed the ...

  • Biting at the bit

    I guess it's the slow increase of daylight time, the subtle promise of evening sunsets over Conception Bay or the hills of Humber Valley, or the ...

  • Loeb's legacy

    The WRC is a racing series owned by the same group as Formula One. In it, large, well-funded teams take the most mundane of the world's ...

  • I'm a car guy

    The guys in my family were Chevy guys when we were younger. Dad's trucks were Chevrolets, or GM. He worked them hard and fixed them himself. ...

  • Immune to the snow bug

    They said stuff like, "Time to hit the trails," or "Looking forward to some powder," or "Must haul the sled out of the shed." Snowmobilers. ...

  • Plenty of kick under this hood

    The one-piece hood flips up to reveal ... a Moosehead Beer keg, rescued from a landfill many years ago. Hang on. Under the hood, a beer keg? Yes, ...

  • Pedal tones

    Perhaps talk radio listeners just want their drives to end more quickly so they don't have to listen to any more ridiculous callers. Metal, at 48 ...