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Best Strange Only-in-NL Attraction

Thursday, January 31, 2013

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The Town of Dildo

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Worst Thing to Happen in St. John’s in the Past Year

Thursday, January 31, 2013

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Crime & violence

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The Scope Guide to Bill 29

Wednesday, December 5, 2012

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The Scope Guide to Bill 29

Information? Who needs it? Sarah Smellie looks into the provincial government's MYOB Law.

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St. John’s From Behind the Wheel

Thursday, October 4, 2012

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St. John’s From Behind the Wheel

Mike Heffernan’s new book, The Other Side of Midnight: Taxi Cab Stories, a collection of interviews with anonymous St. John’s taxi drivers, is a fascinating glimpse at a side of the city most never get to see.

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St. John’s Women, What Are We?

Wednesday, August 29, 2012

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St. John’s Women, What Are We?

Dancer Louise Moyes looks at a changing city and its changing women. By Sarah Smellie

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Bootstraps

Thursday, July 5, 2012

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Bootstraps

The Newfoundland fishery and Billy Boot garbage bags. By Sarah Smellie

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Keep On Truckin’

Thursday, May 31, 2012

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Keep On Truckin’

The humble food truck has gone gourmet almost everywhere else­—what's the hold up here in St. John’s? Sarah Smellie investigates.

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What the Studio F?

Wednesday, May 2, 2012

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What the Studio F?

The federal government cuts to the CBC have left Republic of Doyle standing, but in Newfoundland and Labrador they will very likely mark the end of an era for local music recording.

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Coco Cupcakes

Wednesday, March 28, 2012

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Coco Cupcakes

Get your cupcake on at the new cupcake shop on Torbay Road.

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Hot Ticket: The Titanic – April 1 & 12 to September 30

Wednesday, March 28, 2012

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Hot Ticket: The Titanic – April 1 & 12 to September 30

To commemorate the 100-year anniversary of its sinking, MUN is hosting a lecture and The Rooms an exhibit all about the Titantic.

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Hot Ticket: CFUW Book Sale – April 19 to 21

Wednesday, March 28, 2012

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Hot Ticket: CFUW Book Sale – April 19 to 21

The biggest book sale you've ever seen goes again at the Arts & Culture Centre in support of the Canadian Federation of University Women.

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Hot Ticket: Jerry Seinfeld – April 13

Wednesday, March 28, 2012

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Hot Ticket: Jerry Seinfeld – April 13

Jerry is coming to Mile One. Kramer, George, Elaine, and the Soup Nazi are not.

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Hot Ticket: Fake Prom – April 7

Wednesday, March 28, 2012

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Hot Ticket: Fake Prom – April 7

Lawnya Vawnya's popular fundraiser gives you a second chance to get your awkward adolescence right.

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Ontop/Above and Beyond

Friday, March 16, 2012

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Ontop/Above and Beyond

"It’s definitely an ‘alt gallery’ as opposed to an art gallery."

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A Fine Day for Parking

Thursday, March 15, 2012

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A Fine Day for Parking

It’s now more expensive to park illegally in St. John’s.

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