Profile of Sarah Smellie

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  • Shotgun Jimmie prefers to go it alone

    The last time I saw Shotgun Jimmie, he made a church full of quiet listeners unclasp their hands and throw up the horns.It was 2005, at the ...

  • Clean state

    In the basement beneath the Lotus Centre on Prescott Street, Esther Squires stirs a thick, fragrant liquid in a large Pyrex measuring cup. She’s ...

  • Local musician part of world record

    In the past 12 months, St. John’s musician Darren (Boobie) Browne has ridden camels, played mandolin in Verona and set a musical world ...

  • Taking comfort in food

    “When we get new arrivals to the country, one of the first things that they’re looking for is their native food,” says Lois Berrigan, settlement ...