Church Events: 7-14-17

The sermon by David K. Boswell, minister, Sunday at Village View Church of Christ will be "Don't Overlook Him." "Attitude," will be Pastor Matt Baron's...

Property transfers for July 15-16, 2017

Elzie G. Tipton and Deborah P. Tipton to Kristan Johnson Davis, 401 David Lane, love and affection. — Stephen Collias and Patricia S. ... Mathew...

It's official — or is it? Pro basketball league announces NL franchise, city says not yet

The National Basketball League of Canada has announced a new franchise for St. John's this fall, but an arena deal may not be done yet.

Aodh Ruadh v St. Eunan's: Ballyshannon boys ease into U-14 League semi-final

AODH RUADH: Aaron Cullen; Dara Gallagher, Matt Gillespie, Seamie Campbell; Ryan Keenaghan (0-1), Kyle Murray, Dara Dolan; Aaron Neilan (1-4,2f), Cory Ryan; Kyle McCaffrey (1-0),...

Ken Rosewall unloads on Nick Kyrgios and Bernard Tomic

“You could probably go to all of the Australian players you can think of that have represented Australia in Davis Cup, we'd all say the...

Automated garbage should not be impediment: committee

Deputy Mayor Ron Ellsworth, chair of the inclusion committee, acknowledged automated garbage has already been introduced elsewhere, including neighbouring Mount Pearl and Paradise. However, he...

Rennie's Mill Road Heritage Mansion to Find New Life

Last night, despite some objections from nearby residents, St. John's city council approved a discretionary use application to allow its new owners, Deacon Investments Limited,...

Capital City, Fire Department Reach Four-Year Collective Agreement

The city approved a new four year collective agreement for the St. John's Regional Fire Department last night. Councillor Jonathan Galgay says it's good news...

Council Shuts Down Proposal for Empire Avenue Taxi Stand

St. John's City Council voted down a proposal for a taxi stand on Empire Avenue last night after hearing from concerned residents and business owners...

Florida bowler surges into lead at 2017 USBC Open Championships

Bowling collegiately under the watchful eyes of the McKendree coaching staff, which includes director of bowling Bryan O'Keefe, head men's bowling coach Dennis Knepper and...

St. John's firefighters agree to contract

... appointments and training set by seniority when there are multiple applications for a session. In all, the contract changes are expected to cost the...

City responds to taxi stand opposition

St. John's city council has rejected a move to allow a taxi stand at 615 Empire Ave., following a petition from disgruntled residents. Advertisement. As...

Hesitation around proposed use of heritage property

Built between 1898 and 1900, the property at 55 Rennie's Mill Rd. in St. John's was recognized by the city after its restoration work. An...

Davis Cup captain Lleyton Hewitt refuses to comment on Bernard Tomic drama

Davis Cup captain Lleyton Hewitt is refusing to be drawn into the Bernard Tomic firestorm as the troubled star faces another rankings plunge following his...

St. John's events commemorate Great Fire of 1892

“The Great Fire of 1892 represented a turning point in the history of St. John's,” said Deputy Mayor Ron Ellsworth, chairman of community services. “It's...

Splish splash! Bowring Park pool reopens

The Bowring Park pool is no longer dry or under construction. The multi-million dollar facelift is officially complete and dozens of people were only too...

Inclusion Now: Accessible tickets to ride

Albert Newell of Newfound Cabs says there's a big demand for accessible taxis in the St. John's metro region. His company now has 11 accessible...

Taxpayers to foot bill for Belvedere Orphanage demolition, as tangle of debts snarls property

St. John's Mayor Dennis O'Keefe says all protocols were followed in this case. "There's not much the city can do," O'Keefe said. "It's private property.

VIDEO RDF Didn't Dampen Canada Day Sunrise Cermony

St. John's City Councillor, Tom Hann, took a moment to remind the crowd of the sacrifices that were made for the freedoms they have. Canada...

Pro basketball league expects to approve St. John's bid next week, commissioner says

Sandy Hickman told CBC News a deal for a professional basketball franchise had fallen through. Talks broke down between the city and a group led...

Mile One theft unsolved in 2008 despite police involvement, former councillor says

Gerry Colbert is not surprised more than $100,000 is missing from St. John's Sports and Entertainment — but he is surprised most councillors are staying...

“Definitely Theft”: Councillor Calls for Police Investigation at Mile One

City Councillor Art Puddister wants police to get involved in the investigation into St. John's Sports and Entertainment and he says staff have told him...

More than $100K missing from SJSE 'definitely theft,' city councillor says

The TelegramMore than $100,000 is missing from St. John's Sports and Entertainment, says city councillor Art Puddister — and according to him, it's not the...

Froude Avenue residents not in danger from outdated water lines, city councillor says after fire

The residents of Froude Avenue have no reason to be worried following reports of water supply issues hampering firefighter's efforts on Monday night, says St.

Pam Frampton: MHA mailout smacks of self-promotion

According to a communications officer for the House of Assembly, “The cost of the newsletter for Mr. Davis is $1,990. 7,500 copies were printed; as...

Missing money at Mile One Centre: Forensic auditor conducting review

Sandy Hickman, the city's representative on the SJSE board. 'It's not in the millions of dollars or anything like that, but it's not insignificant.' -...

St. John's Councillor Bruce Tilley to Retire After Nearly Two Decades

Ward 3 councillor for St John's, Bruce Tilley has announced his retirement. Tilley made it official during council last night, saying he will not be...

St. John's Unprepared for Marijuana Legalization, says Hann

A St. John's councillor says the City hasn't done anything in preparation for the upcoming legalization of marijuana. Tom Hann is urging staff to get...

St. John's Coun. Tom Hann says province should foot the bill for ancillary infrastructure around Team Gushue Highway

The City of St. John's shouldn't have to fork out $350,000 for a highway the province is building through the city, says Coun. Tom Hann.

Investigation complete, no action required for sexual harassment allegation against councillor Wally Collins

... no further action is required in the matter. "Council has accepted the report in full, agrees with the recommendation and has concluded that no...

Business People: Sunday, March 26

Cindy Sorensen, senior vice president of business development for St. Paul-based Midwest Dairy Association, was named Woman of the Year by Women Grocers of America.

Local sports roundup: Martin County boys fall to Bolles

Sandy Edwards had four goals and four draw controls. Camryn Gallagher had two goals and four assists, while Faith ... Beach (8-6), Ryan Rivera scored...

2016 Texas APME Awards List

CLASS AA: 1st, Dave Miller, Killeen Daily Herald; 2nd, Andy Adams, Lufkin Daily News; 3rd, Michael Morris, The Facts of Clute. CLASS A: 1st, Daniel...

Wells? O'Keefe? Neither ready to say if they'll run for St. John's mayor again

O'Leary had previously announced that she is seeking the deputy mayor position now held by Ron Ellsworth. O'Keefe said that if he does decide to...

'Extremely disappointed': No movement on taxi safety as province pushes issue to city

The Newfoundland and Labrador government has punted the issue of taxi driver regulations back to the City of St. John's — again. "I'm extremely disappointed...

Dennis O'Keefe not ready to say if he'll run for St. John's mayor again

Dennis O'Keefe said he wants to meet with trusted friends who he has known for decades before making a decision. He's holding off for now...

VOCM - Puddister Looks to Replace Breen on St. John's Council

It didn't take long for somebody to step up to replace Councillor Danny Breen in St. John's in the next election. Breen announced yesterday that...

Don't like expensive tow fees in St. John's? Don't park illegally, says Sandy Hickman

Sandy Hickman. Residents are expected to move their vehicles during snowclearing in their neighbourhood. If they don't, they face a minimum charge of $275 to...

Bernard Tomic set to miss Davis Cup tie against USA in Brisbane ...

Bernard Tomic set to miss Davis Cup tie against USA in Brisbane - Nine .and more »...

David Haugo, family farmer, agriculture advocate dies at 82

Until his death, he was traveling to St. Paul once a month on FSA business. ... Longtime friend Wally Sparby, of Thief River Falls, said...

City of St. John's spikes proposal for one-man savoury packing plant

Jonathan Galgay speaking up via teleconference, saying the area is already challenged in terms of parking space. In terms of existing demand for parking, there...

First in the ring: Danny Breen running for St. John's mayor

Danny Breen, an eight-year veteran of St. John's city council, announced Wednesday he will be running for mayor in the September municipal election. "I think...

Getting hitched at St. John's City Hall? Prepare for $200 flat fee

The TelegramMayor Dennis O'Keefe. "The mayor will not be compensated," said Puddister. "It will become part of his normal course of duties, nine to five,...

Bernard Tomic's Davis Cup career remains in limbo | Herald Sun

BERNARD Tomic's Davis Cup exile is unlikely to end for next month's quarter-final tie with the US as the Queenslander's form rut deepens amid the...

St. John's weddings less accessible: O'Keefe

Coun. Art Puddister takes questions on the new City of St. John's policy for civil marriage ceremonies. The cost of marriage by mayor will now...

Bernard Miles Davis

The Exponent Telegram (press release) (registration)SALEM — , 79, of West Union, passed away Monday, March 20, 2017, at Ruby Memorial Hospital. He was born...

St. John's Deputy Mayor Ron Ellsworth taking medical leave

St. John's Deputy Mayor Ron Ellsworth is on medical leave to recover from an injured leg. On Monday night, Ellsworth posted on Facebook that he...

Ticket sales, excitement through the roof for Brier in St. John's

City councillor Sandy Hickman said both Mile One Centre and the adjacent convention centre were filled with people throughout the majority of the week, with...

How do you solve a problem like the Grace? Neighbours want action on vacant eyesore

"I have asked the province to actually put in writing for the people of St. John's … who have tolerated this embarrassment for so many...

Some St. John's neighbourhoods easier than others for automated garbage collection

The City of St. John's is hoping to start rolling out robotic garbage collection next year, but one councillor says there are still some kinks...