Eight named to Order of Newfoundland and Labrador
Editorial: Pay attention
Russell Wangersky: Pre-budget placation
Eastern Health warning of mumps increase in eastern Newfoundland
Campaign underway to ‘axe’ runaway taxes on beer in Canada
Vehicle stolen in Catalina area
Owners devastated by loss of Badger Diner
Changing world of giving
Effort to identify Baie Verte and area as a mining centre underway
Cape Breton Post
Old christening dresses are special to Northern Peninsula families
VIDEO: Drug and alcohol abuse consumed Gander native's life
Spaniard’s Bay musician surprised, excited by Sing NL win
2018 Global Mural Arts Conference scheduled for Botwood
ArtsNL’s grant application process moving online in April
ST. JOHN’S, NL – Grant applications for ArtsNL programs are moving entirely online starting in April. The organization’s online grant application system officially opened for pre-registration today, Jan. 2. As of April 2, all ...
Iris Decker’s care and conviction shines through her community work and involvement
SHIP COVE, NL – Tirelessly involved and concerned, Iris Decker has played a key role in a variety of plans and projects throughout her years. Decker was born in Red Bay, but spent much of her life in Ship Cove on the Great Northern Peninsula. ...
Christmas in William's Harbour
Grade 10 students Zoey and Madison Russell at Bayside Academy in Port Hope Simpson have written a Christmas poem for William’s Harbour. The poem imagines what happens when Santa visits the abandoned town this Christmas. Both of the young ...
Christmas is a special time for Baie Verte woman
BAIE VERTE, NL - For Coretta Stacey, Christmas in Baie Verte is a time to celebrate with family and friends, and to remember loved ones who have passed away. Stacey grew up loving Christmas. Many of the traditions remind her of her father, the ...
The origins of Tibb’s Eve
Ever have a few alcoholic beverages to celebrate Tibb’s Eve? Many people along the province’s south coast may have, but you might not know how it originated. Although the term itself is quite old, according to Dr. Phil Hiscock of ...
ARCHIVAL MOMENTS: Tippling on Tibb’s Eve
BY LARRY DOHEY In many communities in Newfoundland– the name assigned to December 23 – has traditionally been Tibb’s Eve also known as Tipp’s Eve and more recently Tipsy Eve. It is the first official day of the Christmas ...
Arts and culture centres to get upgrades
You might say Christmas came a few days early for Karl Simmons and his team. Simmons, technical director of the St. John’s Arts and Culture Centre, says upgrades to the lighting and projection technology were long overdue. On Thursday, he ...
Brazilian students in Springdale looking forward to new Christmas experience
SPRINGDALE, NL - As the Christmas season seemingly gets longer all the time, that trend seems even more peculiar to five girls visiting Springdale from Brazil. Forget the fact it is cold - which the five exchange students at Indian River High ...
Andy Barker and the Christmas tree hunt on Chipper Road
A deadline submission means that all the while I am writing this column our Christmas tree is still standing in the woods somewhere up Chipper Road; waiting patiently for our arrival. For the unfamiliar, Chipper Road is on the south side of the ...
Three dozen Christmas dinners made possible by Grand Falls-Windsor family
GRAND FALLS-WINDSOR, NL — Many families teach their children about the true meaning of Christmas – whatever it may mean to them. Chris and Danielle Tibbs found a way to bring their meaning of Christmas to the forefront, and it’s ...