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The Food Dude: Rough grub, rougher waters
Russell Wangersky: No excuses
Pam Frampton: Islamophobia, made right here
Russell Wangersky: Workers’ comp — he who pays the piper doesn’t always call the tune
The Food Dude: Bursey's breakfast in bed
Russell Wangersky: Separating fact from speculative fiction
Neither Here Nor There
My focus drifted to the corner of the window frame where the wallpaper was beginning to curl. I can’t remember how long ago Lisa and I hung that wallpaper and how many coats of wallpaper she had hung before that. I say “she” had hung, ...
That’s what she said
I had turned 19 that year. The age every teenager can’t wait for. I worked night shifts at the time, and after waking for a new shift, that’s when I heard. While I slept, the world turned entirely upside down. There was shock, disbelief, rage, worry ...
Under the radar
Shrimp fishing boats, part of the inshore fleet, at Port de Grave. TC Media file photoAfter it selected the members of the Ministerial Advisory Panel (MAP) to examine the “Last In, First Out” (LIFO) policy for northern shrimp, Department of Fisheries ...
This is the CatThis is the voice of one of Bridie Savage’s cats. I’m not sure which one because — and the fault is surely mine — I kept confusing them all through the book. I’m almost certain it’s Nishi, the puss who has managed to figure out how to ...
In the blink of an eye
Andrew Robinson/TC Media photo About 700 people are without a job today following the Quinlan Brothers fish plant fire in Bay de Verde. Thick black smoke billowed out from the burning wreck of the Quinlan Brothers fish plant in Bay de ...
The Food Dude: My accidental discovery of the 'perfect' cookie base
Not just in the sense that I was inexperienced as a cook in a remote camp setting, but also because the terrifying plane (winged tin can, really) ride from St. John's to Schefferville, Quebec had left me more than a bit queasy. The blood-red ...
The Food Dude: The glory of youth and butternut squash soup
The instructor was an impeccable chef named Bernie-Anne Ezekiel and on top of her funny, friendly and uplifting personality she was great in that she invested attention and time in her students, doing her best to help cultivate their unique talents ...
Russell Wangersky: All I want is for my kids to be safe from men with no understanding of suffering
Russell WangerskyThe last time I thought I might be at risk from nuclear fallout, I was in grade school and the air raid sirens in Halifax were wailing in the middle of the school day, either by accident or technical error, and we were looking out ...
Russell Wangersky: Subsidized sports getting a deal at taxpayers' expense
Russell WangerskyOne benefit of the battle? That the sort of deal that’s on the table has become public fodder, so we can get an idea of just how much public involvement private business sports operations seem to feel they deserve. And the offers ...
RUSSELL WANGERSKY: PTSD — time to talk about it … and listen
Russell Wangersky.Because that is the only way I feel safe, the only way I can let go and actually listen to what’s going on around me. I know it — I understand it, to a point. It doesn’t get better. At this point, it’s not going to. It’s one of a ...