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This is new..

This is new. It’s all new to you, of course, but it’s also new to me. I don’t blog. I’ve never blogged. I have no idea what I’m doing, actually. 390 more words


Electric Vehicles in St. Johns--Let's be Rational

There’s been considerable debate regarding a recent RFP to purchase a pair of electric vehicles as part of the St. John’s city fleet. As expressed by councillor Dave Lane, who spearheaded the proect, the plan was to make the new vehicles available to the parking enforcement unit and to treat the whole thing as a pilot project and to see where things went. 1,758 more words

Science And Math

An incredible view at Farewell...

A beautiful view at Farewell waiting for the ferry to the cultural communities at Change Islands and Fogo Island.

The fishing industry dominates the coastline of our many rural communities, highlighting the importance, the reason we have existed on this Rock for more than 500 years. 47 more words

Community Economic Development

Perry Boys

When my husband Paul was six years old, he and his family moved from Newtown, the little community in which we live now, to live in the capital city of St. 553 more words


Marathon of Hope: The most famous run on Canadian soil

This story is part of an Olympic.ca series on running called Canada Runs.

Looking back on Canada’s running history, one figure still towers over all when it comes to capturing the nation’s heart as well as igniting a sense of unity and selflessness. 1,616 more words


Rex Murphy: John Crosbie had the stamina, guts, wit and powers of endurance unrivaled in politics today

I’ve been looking at politics for a long while now. I’ve even dipped into the river itself a couple of times, failures both, but ripe with mischief and memories. 999 more words

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Icebreakers clear path for Newfoundland ferry

ST. JOHN’S, N.L. – The ferry service that links Newfoundland with southern Labrador is back in operation thanks to the help of two Canadian Coast Guard icebreakers. 108 more words