News

U of T Test Confirms ‘Self Cleaning’ TrioMed Mask Deactivates Coronavirus; It is Available Online to Buy

U of T Test Confirms ‘Self Cleaning’ TrioMed Mask Deactivates Coronavirus; It is Available Online to Buy

i3 BioMedical Inc. says the University of Toronto scientists tested and established that the virus SARS-CoV-2, which causes Covid-19, cannot be recovered after being applied to the… Read more »

P.E.I. Has the Most Canadian Job Postings Per Capita

P.E.I. Has the Most Canadian Job Postings Per Capita

Prince Edward Island is Canada’s smallest province but has the country’s highest number of job postings per capita, according to an analysis from Top Data.   The analytics… Read more »

Quebec Company Begins Human Testing of ‘Vegan’ COVID-19 Vaccine Based on Tobacco-Like Plant

Quebec Company Begins Human Testing of ‘Vegan’ COVID-19 Vaccine Based on Tobacco-Like Plant

  Medicago, a Quebec biopharmaceutical company says the company has started Phase 1 clinical trials of COVID-19 vaccine. Drugmakers are racing to make a successful vaccine; with… Read more »

Feds Should Have Put $900M Into Canada Summer Jobs Program: Opposition

Feds Should Have Put $900M Into Canada Summer Jobs Program: Opposition

Federal opposition parties are demanding to know why the Liberal government created a $900-million program to help students find volunteer positions rather than putting the money into… Read more »

Senators Call for Changes to CERB and More Transparency on Spending

Senators Call for Changes to CERB and More Transparency on Spending

The Senate’s finance committee says the Trudeau Liberals need to tell people very soon what they will do for those who max out a key federal COVID-19 benefit… Read more »

Things to Do

Quarantine Concerts to Watch Online This Weekend

Quarantine Concerts to Watch Online This Weekend

A list of music performances live-streamed this weekend. All times mentioned are in ET. Watch Amazing Theatre Performances From Across the World This Weekend Friday, July 17… Read more »

Watch Amazing Theatre Performances From Across the World for Free This Week/Weekend

Watch Amazing Theatre Performances From Across the World for Free This Week/Weekend

With COVID-19 pandemic forcing theaters to shut their doors, many performing art centers have taken to being open virtually. We have listed a few theatre performances from… Read more »

2020 Canada Day in St. John’s, NL

2020 Canada Day in St. John’s, NL

Canada Day in and around St. John’s, NL – Canada Day Long Weekend Events, Celebrations & Fireworks

Travel Ideas

25 Ideas for a Summer Staycation in Newfoundland & Labrador

25 Ideas for a Summer Staycation in Newfoundland & Labrador

An exciting vacation doesn’t always mean that you have to travel far from home to have a good time. There are plenty of places to visit and activities to do without leaving Newfoundland. So, make a plan and explore what makes Newfoundland special.

25 Places to Visit in Canada with Guinness Records

25 Places to Visit in Canada with Guinness Records

The Guinness World Records have been around since 1954 and was created by Sir Hugh Beaver who was the Managing Director of the Guinness Brewery at the… Read more »

30 Must Do Outdoor Activities & Adventures in St John’s and Avalon Peninsula

30 Must Do Outdoor Activities & Adventures in St John’s and Avalon Peninsula

Get ready to enjoy the great outdoors at your own pace. The Avalon Peninsula is home to beautiful sandy beaches, challenging hikes, lush green forests, and much… Read more »

Food & Drink

Make Light-as-Air Funnel Cakes Using Canada’s Wonderland’s Recipe

Make Light-as-Air Funnel Cakes Using Canada’s Wonderland’s Recipe

Are you missing trips to Canada’s Wonderland filled with ‘screamastic‘ rides and yummy treats including their famous funnel cakes? Though there is no real substitute for the… Read more »

St. John’s Restaurants Open for Delivery & Take-Out During COVID-19

St. John’s Restaurants Open for Delivery & Take-Out During COVID-19

Supporting local business is super important as we try to flatten the curve and stay safe during the COVID-19 pandemic. While many restaurants have closed their doors… Read more »