Profile of Susan Flanagan

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  • Geocaches, rum-runners and vanishing houses

    This is an example of the email I receive as owner of a geocache in St-Pierre. I placed this cache on the island 10 years ago in honour of the ...

  • Following 400-year-old footprints

    If you’re not familiar with the history of Cupids, this is where John Guy and his merry men settled in 1610, making it the oldest English ...

  • Hear here! — Canadian Hard of Hearing, Newfoundland and Labrador chapter is 30 years old

    They sell dream home tickets for $25 a pop. Great Christmas gifts. OK, keep going. What else do you know? Did you know CHHA-NL has a lending ...

  • Back to Bell’s Turn

    But as traffic increased, probably due to mining on Bell Island and more flights coming into the airport, Bell’s Turn was deemed too dangerous ...

  • Hot date in the pond

    It was so smooth, in fact, that God decided to add a dollop of thick cream in the form of dense fog. He went a bit overboard on the cream, ...

  • All around Bell Island

    Twenty minutes from my driveway in the east end of St. John’s, I’m in the ferry lineup in Portugal Cove. The ferry is cash only. $6.88 for ...

  • Love that old-time rock ’n’ roll

    I think of Memorial Stadium, June 28, 1980, and my first Dr. Hook concert. Eye patch, moustache, lit cigarette smoking from the guitar. You, ...

  • A game to remember

    And guess where the qualifying game was held?That’s right. Here in St. John’s, N.L., on the old grass field at King George V.Let me set the ...

  • Happy 20th Birthday, East Coast Trail

    In the early 1990s, Gard, a Saskatoon native who had come to St. John’s to study at Memorial University, had a dream of developing a ...

  • Confessions of a non-beer drinker in Belgium

    Even when we learned the Flanavan needs a new transmission, we didn’t get upset. At this rate it might be September until we feel like lynching ...