Website Banner 500.jpgThe Telegram Telegram - Daniel MacEachernList of the latest articles from this category./Author-Daniel-MacEachern/4302/5Thu, 26 Nov 2015 09:17:55 -0500Thu, 26 Nov 2015 09:17:55 -0500enWomen’s Policy Office won’t be touched: McCurdy, 25 Nov 2015 17:02:02 -0500NDP leader touts policies targeted at women, says executive council savings will come from consultants, advertising 2015‘I don’t hold a grudge’: Mackey, 24 Nov 2015 19:50:28 -0500Man in charge of snow clears out Monday John’s announces senior staff appointments, 24 Nov 2015 19:46:46 -0500St. John’s has announced the appointment of several people to fill spots vacated by employees taking early retirement packages, and stressed the decision is strictly economical. wants to open restaurant on site of former Flakehouse, 24 Nov 2015 19:38:38 -0500A developer with an eye on the site of the former Flakehouse Restaurant has asked city council to waive a required land-use assessment report. John’s announces city staff appointments, 24 Nov 2015 12:39:41 -0500St. John’s has announced the appointment of several people to fill spots vacated by employees taking early retirement packages. Army downtown project clears zoning hurdle at city council, 23 Nov 2015 22:22:31 -0500St. John’s city council agreed Monday night to give the Salvation Army a little more breathing room. packages for senior staff was budget decision: mayor, 23 Nov 2015 22:09:57 -0500St. John’s Mayor Dennis O’Keefe isn’t revealing much about why some senior city staff members have been offered retirement packages, other than to call it a budget decision. blocks financial aid for VolleyFest, 23 Nov 2015 22:06:47 -0500St. John’s city council spiked a funding request for last month’s provincial volleyball tournament — after approving financial support for last year’s event. hurdles to clear to make Hynes’ ‘St. John’s Waltz’ official song of the city, 23 Nov 2015 21:36:47 -0500The City of St. John’s has a couple of legal hurdles to clear before it can make “St. John’s Waltz” — a song by the late folk singer Ron Hynes, who died last Thursday — the official song of the city. will ax small-business tax: McCurdy, 20 Nov 2015 12:18:41 -0500The provincial NDP leader promised Friday that, if elected, his party would eliminate the three per cent small-business tax. defends candidate's right to her opinions on ‘self curing’ cancer, 18 Nov 2015 10:59:51 -0500Premier Paul Davis says he doesn't plan to rein in a candidate under fire for her controversial views on health. 2015 recommit to full-day kindergarten, promise better access to child care, counselling, 18 Nov 2015 10:18:12 -0500Premier Paul Davis says the PCs will improve access to school counsellors and mental-health professionals. getting a second look from St. John’s council, 17 Nov 2015 22:51:16 -0500St. John’s city council has resurrected the public WiFi proposal it rejected three weeks ago. pledges $10M for prescription drugs, seniors' advocate, 17 Nov 2015 13:08:03 -0500The NDP unveiled a trio of election promises to the province's seniors Tuesday morning in St. John's. pedway decision upheld, 17 Nov 2015 01:30:00 -0500St. John's city council is giving the green light to pedestrians, not a pedway, crossing Topsail Road from the new Waterford Valley High School.Councillors on Monday approved a recommendation from the police and traffic committee to adopt a modified traffic signal at the intersection of Topsail ... pledge pension protection, minimum wage hike, 16 Nov 2015 13:23:54 -0500An NDP government would protect worker pensions and raise the minimum wage, Leader Earle McCurdy announced Monday. 2015 says no way to pedway, 14 Nov 2015 09:57:02 -0500Pedway proponent Puddister plans to pursue province brings proposed pedway back down to earth, 13 Nov 2015 13:16:47 -0500St. John’s city council will not vote Monday to build a pedway across Topsail Road for students at the new Waterford Valley High School. in the crowd, 10 Nov 2015 16:50:11 -0500‘There’s nothing here. There’s no jobs’ 2015 promises to double Labrador rent supplement, 10 Nov 2015 16:16:16 -0500The provincial NDP pledged Tuesday to double funding for rent supplement for Labrador residents. 2015