May 2, 2013
A funny thing happened... - A weird thing happened yesterday when I asked Premier Kathy Dunderdale about a $53,000 budget allocation for a social media manager in her office. I think she offered me a job. And then, in the same breath, she said I was also working for the NDP. I'm...
February 7, 2013
Write the Good Fight - It was an eerie, almost surreal moment for this former entertainment reporter. Thursday afternoon I sat in on a band rehearsal, watching one of Canada’s rock elite playing with some local rockers – and I had connections with both. I first...
January 19, 2012
Herder heresy - Lost in the controversy over where this year’s Herder Memorial Trophy series games will be played is the trophy itself. What people forget is that this trophy does not belong to Hockey Newfoundland and Labrador. Nor does it belong to the...
May 8, 2013
Newfoundland dogs might be extinct — if not for this guy - A monstrous Newfoundland and its owner walk by my house regularly. The big dog certainly has an independent streak. If he wants to divert from the street and head into our driveway to see my son, this gentle giant does so, dragging his owner along...