University student makes large donation to Canadian Mental Health Association
Newfoundland and Labrador signs on with suicide prevention project
Cataracts hand Flyers first hometown loss of the season
Natuashish man arrested for trafficking marijuana
Terry Goodyear bestowed province's highest honor
Herder championship going back to best-of-7 series
Bonavista area fishers meet DFO
Grand Falls-Windsor's Genomics-Based R&D Centre for Health to receive $785,282 from ACOA
N.L. scores C- in CFIB’s annual red tape report card
Cape Breton Post
Fighting homelessness with breakfast
Hopedale sisters are crafting tradition
‘Come From Away’ sells out in Winnipeg
Going grey: Online gamblers moving offshore to play
Editor’s Note: The following is the second in a three-part series that is running Tuesday, today and Thursday on the grey area of offshore online gamb We’ll call him Ernest. He has a high-profile job in Halifax and a hobby that is ...
Offshore sites capturing growing interest of online gamblers
Editor’s Note: The following is the first in a three-part series running today, Wednesday and Thursday on the grey area of offshore online gambling. It’s being called the new crack cocaine of the gambling world, luring those already ...
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 ...
2018 looking positive for Grand Falls-Windsor business community
GRAND FALLS-WINDSOR, NL – The Advertiser sat down with local Chamber of Commerce president Lou Alteen to discuss accomplishments the local business community made in 2017 and what they’re looking forward to in 2018. If you had to list ...
The New Year
Here it comes and here we go Like or not we may have snow Off go the guns as we drink our cheer And hopefully we don’t drink too much beer Our voices ring with Auld Lang Syne With fireworks flying we sing in ...
A long journey from addiction to recovery for Grand Falls-Windsor woman
GRAND FALLS-WINSOR, NL — You’d never guess when talking to Grand Falls-Windsor’s Laura Baird that just four years ago, she was in the midst of a crack and cocaine addiction that almost took her life. Baird grew up in Grand ...
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 ...