MNL in holding pattern on Bill 42

MNL in holding pattern on Bill 42

Updated at 09:26 - Municipalities Newfoundland and Labrador (MNL) president Churence Rogers and his board of directors met in St. John’s Thursday and Friday to discuss the organization’s fiscal plan with the provincial government and a...

Happy owner

Happy owner

Updated on January 27, 2015 - After days of uncertainty, Victoria Collier of St. John’s is beaming with excitement, and thankfulness towards the Gander community.

Unseasonal weather causes damage in Gander

Updated on January 25, 2015 - On a late-January day that people in Gander have traditionally got to enjoy winter activities such as skiing, sliding and snowmobiling, it was not the case in the...

Local

Attracting new business

Updated on January 24, 2015 - With the Town of Gander reviewing regulations, there could be a new incentive for home-based business (HBB) owners in the near...

Let it snow

Updated on January 23, 2015 - Snow has its pros and cons. Winter activities such as downhill skiing, cross-country skiing, ice fishing and snowmobiling are all...

New and improved

Updated on January 24, 2015 - For years, a reinvented layout that would foster a love of literature and provide an academic haven was just a dream for those...

Local

Regional

‘We have to turn on the light’

Updated at 08:25 - When it comes to mental illness and addiction, we’ve been living in the dark, says Mary Walsh, and it’s time to light a fire.

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Regional

Sports

Gee Bees regrouping

Updated on January 27, 2015 - The Grand Bank Gee Bees have a message for their doubters.

This IceCap has ice in his veins

Updated on January 26, 2015 - When asked to describe his goaltending style, Connor Hellebuyck’s most common reponse is, “Boring.”

Sports

Business

Competition cited as a factor in Bianca’s closure

Updated on January 27, 2015 - Bianca Tzanov’s namesake restaurant has closed, after 23 years in business in St. John’s. Bianca’s offered a fine-dining experience that struck a chord with consumers and quickly became a hot spot, upsizing its location to end at its Water Street....

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Bianca’s closes after 23 years

Updated on January 26, 2015 - Local fixture Bianca’s Restaurant is closing its doors after nearly a quarter century in the business.

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Business

Living

More than meets the eye

Updated on January 27, 2015 - With a powerhouse voice she uses to belt out traditional Irish/Newfoundland music, you’d think 20-year-old Victoria Cooper has been singing professionally all her life..

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‘For all who taught me to sing’

Updated on January 26, 2015 - To begin with, I set down my thanksfor all who taught me to sing,All whose words I have borrowed(Though I plagiarize nothing)All...

Lots of high-fives

Updated on January 14, 2015 - When you  make a film, says Christian Sparkes, all you can really hope for is a good audience response. Awards and accolades...

Living

Opinion

Disabilities and the job market

Updated on January 27, 2015 - Excuse me for a moment to get away from my usual letters of praising up the government and instead focus on an issue that has been my bread and butter issue for years now. That issue is this: job creation for people with disabilities..

Quick to judge

Updated on January 20, 2015 - We were surprised by some of the comments posted to our Facebook page when we shared our story regarding last week’s armed robbery...

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Is asbestos a reason to worry?

Updated on January 12, 2015 - The discovery of asbestos and all of its fine qualities once stimulated a worldwide industrial mining empire.

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Freedom's costly price

Updated on January 12, 2015 - Depending on the historical clarity of hindsight, Wednesday was either another bad day for journalism - and world peace in general...

In memoriam, in passing

Updated on December 16, 2014 - I stopped for one, just one. It’s more dangerous than you think to stop on Nova Scotia’s Route 102, even though it’s a divided...

Opinion

Community

Coffee with…Des Dillon

Updated on October 08, 2014 - Des Dillon was not born in Gander, but he certainly made it his home when he moved here more than 30 years ago..

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Gander dog park closing

Updated on September 04, 2014 - Residents are advised that the off-leash dog park on Magee Road at Raynham Avenue will be closed as of Monday, September 8, when...

Fun raising

Updated on September 04, 2014 - Recycling is good for the environment, but it can also be good for a community.

Passing on the crown

Updated on September 04, 2014 - Being a part-time worker and full-time university student can become quite hectic, but being Miss Newfoundland and Labrador on top...

Community

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