Profile of Nicholas Mercer

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  • Veteran recalls Christmas at sea

    It was 1939 and the then 19-year-old had just joined the British Royal Navy at the start of the Second World War (see related story on Page B6). ...

  • A little help from man's best friend

    Before Ian White got Shiloh, a two-year-old German shepherd, his life was void of public interaction. Speaking in the living room of his ...

  • A little help from man’s best friend

    Speaking in the living room of his Shearstown home, the 44-year-old Navy veteran details a life where he could spend only minutes inside or ...

  • CeeBees’ Saturday night void felt by many

    The hockey players, who appeared larger than life to the younger fans, are no longer gearing up at the far end of the rink while fans prepare to ...

  • CeeBees Saturday night void felt by many

    Gone are the large crowds, the 50/50 tickets and scores of volunteers working in various parts of the arena. The hockey players, who appeared ...

  • New energy on Clarke's Beach council

    Gone is the councillor infighting that became synonymous with the municipality in the year leading up to the 2013 municipal election. It has been ...

  • Bay Roberts tops CFIB report

    The Conception Bay North town was ranked first based on its real operating spending per capital. According to the report, it is the only ...

  • Terra Nova Shoes closes its doors

    Like they had done countless times before, employees said goodbye to one another as they broke for the day.It is a tradition usually reserved for ...

  • Terra Nova Shoes closes its doors

    Like they had done countless times before, employees said goodbye to one another as they broke for the day. It is a tradition usually reserved ...

  • Woodland's wall of sound

    At times it would appear the halls themselves are alive with jigs, reels and concertos. The source of the music comes from the music room. Inside ...