Profile of Lillian Simmons

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  • Young mom's song to be used in cancer-awareness campaign

    When Dana Cox sings “No Time For You,” people cry. The young mother of three wrote it while on her way home one day from a radiation ...

  • Artist avoids influence

    Wayne George has done hundreds of paintings over the past 25 years, yet a visit to his Whiteway studio turns up no trace of any of them.Only ...

  • New book tackles church history

    Burton K. Janes began work on his first book, "A Russian Adventure," after winning a trip to the Soviet Union back in 1978. Then 21, he had heard ...

  • ‘Messiah’ celebrates 25 years at the Basilica

    Christmas is all about celebrating traditions between families, friends and community.One long-standing event that has heralded Christmas in the ...

  • Newfoundland women recognized for excellence in crafts

    The Crafts Council of Newfoundland and Labrador has recognized four Newfoundland women with awards for excellence. The awards were presented in ...

  • Songwriter inspired by Mom, the ’60s and the Old Testament

    Identifying yourself by just one name makes it difficult for other people to put a label on exactly who you are. That’s one of the reasons ...

  • Up and down the scale

    Aside from hosting a weekly songwriters’ showcase in downtown St. John’s, he’s a singer/songwriter, performer, Memorial University student, kids’ ...

  • Herbal magic

    Jeremy Rice, lead vocalist, rhythm guitar player and songwriter for The Thymes, describes the band’s sound as having a “classic rock feel with ...

  • Newfoundland teens compete on reality TV show

    Two Newfoundland teenagers spent their summer racing around North America with 16 other Canadian kids and returned no worse for wear. In fact, ...

  • Many facets, one art

    Whatever the age, whatever the mood, the 21st edition of the Festival of New Dance, presented by Neighbourhood Dance Works, will have something ...