Profile of Susan Flanagan

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  • Getting a leg up

    A week later, when I saw Joy again, she told me that FanFest day was the first time Jack had walked without a walker or a wheelchair since last ...

  • The Caprice Classic and The Tickle

    “Is the van taken tonight?” No 2 looking for the Flanavan. In our house, three of the five children are licensed drivers. No. 1 has his own car ...

  • Marilou and the Big Snow

    This winter reminds me of winters of my childhood, which involved plastic-bag lined boots, skating on Kenny’s Pond and tobogganing on Tracey’s ...

  • Living on the sledge

    I was a little perturbed at first when I found out there was a $5 entry fee per person, but the experience turned out to be more than worth it. ...

  • Chyron versus the smartphone

    Chyron was like a magical graphics machine. He did wonderful things like make supers — that’s the term TV journalists use for people’s names that ...

  • Counting down the XLs

    Here’s his story. Mark Chancey was an athlete during his high school years in Ontario. He played varsity football, rugby and golf. But all that ...

  • All around the harbour

    The C2C is billed as the toughest road race in Eastern Canada. That’s a race description that might discourage many recreational runners. But ...

  • Where are they now?

    Born in Denmark, Kielley met her husband, John Kielley, a Newfoundland pilot, in Greenland where they were both working. They got married in ...

  • Happy Birthday to Marie Maher

    Marie was dressed sportingly with a sun visor and hiking poles. Although she looked like she had stepped out of an ad for outdoor fitness, Marie ...

  • How brittle are your bones?

    I went for a scan the Friday before last and prepared a column. Then I opened Saturday’s paper and read an article by James McLeod on the study. ...