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Tory MP Duncan Pushes Health Minister to Finally End the Gay Blood Ban

Tory MP Duncan Pushes Health Minister to Finally End the Gay Blood Ban

Eric Duncan, the first openly gay Conservative MP, laced into the federal health minister Thursday over the Liberals failure to end a ban on gay men donating blood.

Federal Task Force Considers a National Flood Insurance Program

Federal Task Force Considers a National Flood Insurance Program

A new federal task force will look at the possibility of a low-cost national flood insurance program as well as options for potential relocation of people who live in areas at highest risk from surging spring waters.

Health Canada Expects First COVID-19 Vaccine to Be Approved Next Month

Health Canada Expects First COVID-19 Vaccine to Be Approved Next Month

The first COVID-19 vaccine could be approved for use in Canada within two weeks, Health Canada’s chief medical adviser said Thursday. The department’s medicine review team is… Read more »

Hockey Canada Suspends World Junior Selection Camp After Positive COVID-19 Tests

Hockey Canada Suspends World Junior Selection Camp After Positive COVID-19 Tests

Hockey Canada has temporarily shutdown national junior team selection camp following the confirmation of two positive COVID-19 tests among players. Hockey Canada announced on Wednesday that players,… Read more »

Liberals to Present Bill on Single-Game Sports Betting

Liberals to Present Bill on Single-Game Sports Betting

The Liberal government says it will bring in a bill on one-game sports betting, five years after a previous attempt died in the Senate. The legislation on… Read more »

Things to Do

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

Watch Amazing Theatre Performances From Across the World 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 »

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, November 27… Read more »

Christmas and Holiday Events in St.John’s

Christmas and Holiday Events in St.John’s

There is only so much that baking gingerbread cookies and drinking hot chocolate will do for your holiday spirit. Luckily, St. John’s has a variety of holiday… Read more »

Travel Ideas

Christmas and Winter Holiday Getaways in Newfoundland and Labrador

Christmas and Winter Holiday Getaways in Newfoundland and Labrador

No matter if you are planning to go on a romantic vacation, a fun family trip, or an all-inclusive holiday, a winter vacation in Newfoundland and Labrador… Read more »

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 »

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 »