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Keep the change — cashless parking coming to St. John’s this year

St. John’s city council hopes to award a contract to develop a new pay-for-parking system this spring. “By fall of this year, we will begin the installation of new pay stations and meters,” says Coun. Debbie Hanlon, who is also city council’s transportation lead. One could argue the city already has cashless parking on many downtown streets and city […]

Keep the change — cashless parking coming to St. John’s this year

St. John’s city council hopes to award a contract to develop a new pay-for-parking system this spring. “By fall of this year, we will begin the installation of new pay stations and meters,” says Coun. Debbie Hanlon, who is also city council’s transportation lead. One could argue the city already has cashless parking on many downtown streets and city […]

Keep the change — cashless parking coming to St. John’s this year

St. John’s city council hopes to award a contract to develop a new pay-for-parking system this spring. “By fall of this year, we will begin the installation of new pay stations and meters,” says Coun. Debbie Hanlon, who is also city council’s transportation lead. One could argue the city already has cashless parking on many downtown streets and city […]

Keep the change — cashless parking coming to St. John’s this year

St. John’s city council hopes to award a contract to develop a new pay-for-parking system this spring. “By fall of this year, we will begin the installation of new pay stations and meters,” says Coun. Debbie Hanlon, who is also city council’s transportation lead. One could argue the city already has cashless parking on many downtown streets and city […]

Keep the change — cashless parking coming to St. John’s this year

St. John’s city council hopes to award a contract to develop a new pay-for-parking system this spring. “By fall of this year, we will begin the installation of new pay stations and meters,” says Coun. Debbie Hanlon, who is also city council’s transportation lead. One could argue the city already has cashless parking on many downtown streets and city […]

Gaslighting a Generation

Gaslighting a Generation Source: http://theindependent.ca/2019/04/19/gaslighting-a-generation/Aggregated from: The NL Independent

From a ukulele in St. John’s to an axe in the Killer Dwarfs: Meet guitarist Gerry Finn

For nearly 30 years, Gerry Finn has been commanding undulating seas of teased hair and pumping fists from atop stages across North America as the lead guitarist for Canadian metal band the Killer Dwarfs. On Thursday night, he was looking out at home waters. “This is the first time the band’s been in Newfoundland and I [couldn’t] wait […]

Muskrat Falls: A story of unchecked oilmen and their boondoggle hydro project

Muskrat Falls was billed as a strategy to meet the electricity needs of the province of Newfoundland and Labrador with environmental friendly, stable and competitively priced power. More than six years after it was sanctioned, however, the focus now is trying to complete the project without inflicting any more pain on the province. It’s billions […]

Petty Harbour restaurant flooded with calls as it prepares 1,000-pound Good Friday feast

Kyanah Chafe has been taking reservations for about two months at her family’s restaurant — all for Good Friday. On Thursday, the phone was ringing at Chafe’s Landing every five minutes with people asking for a table and a feed of fish and chips, she said. “The demand, it’s been crazy,” she said. “Over the last few years, […]

Ches Crosbie rips into Canopy deal, promises to pull back the curtain on numbered companies

PC Leader Ches Crosbie, using the future home of Canopy Growth as his backdrop, says if he becomes premier he’ll shine a light on numbered companies that do business with the Newfoundland and Labrador government. “What we need is a law that prevents private stakeholders with hidden identities, hiding behind numbered companies, from doing business with […]

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