Aug 222012
Classic Cars, Burgers and a Great Cause

A&W’s Fourth Annual Cruisin’ For a Cause. You may have noticed the shined-up, tricked-out and classic cars hanging around A&W all summer. It’s always a [...]

One Newfoundlander and 29 Canadians Volunteer in Costa Rica

ONE NEWFOUNDLANDER PLUS TWENTY-NINE OTHER CANADIANS EQUALS COMPASSION!! Being privileged to retire from teaching at the young age of fifty has given me the opportunity to [...]

Premium Newfoundland Edutainment - Whaddaya Know?

The crew at Tricolour Software are at it again.  This time they’re aiming to improve your knowledge of Newfoundland with a new app, aptly named [...]

Alan Doyle Talks Newfoundland with George Stroumboulopoulos

Alan Doyle Talks Newfoundland with George Stroumboulopoulos: Famous Newfoundland singer/songwriter Alan Doyle  recently sat down for a yarn with CBC’s George Stroumboulopoulous. Alan was there [...]

Lewisporte Marine Show 2012

Lewisporte Marine Show 2012 This past Friday marked the launch of the fourth annual marine show in Lewisporte, Newfoundland. The two-day event was held in [...]

Community Cleanup Week

(Or, as I like to call it, The Curbside Shopping Network) A curious thing happens when spring comes.  People get outside, work in their gardens, [...]

Famous Newfoundlanders on Twitter

The Internet’s All a-Twitter With smartphones in the hands of one third of Canadians (or more!), it’s no surprise that mobile applications like Twitter are massively [...]

The Newfoundland Road Code

In other parts of the world, when you’re driving down the highway and someone flashes their lights at you, it might mean that the police are [...]

In Praise of Great Newfoundland Writers

In Praise of Great Newfoundland Writers: Since retiring in 2008, I have fulfilled at least one of my pre-retirement plans! I have concentrated much of [...]