From undisputed Newfoundland icon Gordon Pinsent comes the story Martin’s Hagge, one which aptly, subtly and with great humour yet great sensitivity, tackles depression and axiety. The short story was based off of Pinsent’s real battle with mental illness and has since been adapted into an acclaimed short film directed
Gold Medal Plates St. John’s combines world class chefs, music and Olympians for an unforgettable event.
Imagine an evening featuring the island’s best chefs, world class musicians and Olympic Gold Medalists. It’s not fantasy. On October 20 the St. John’s Convention Centre will play host to Gold Medal Plates
After a bloody and brutal first season, Discovery’s Frontier comes roaring back with its sophomore year on October 18th. Largely filmed in Newfoundland and Labrador, the explosive and gripping series has caught fire thanks largely in part to an ensemble cast which includes Newfoundlanders Shawn Doyle and Allan Hawco.
Trad favourite Matthew Byrne celebrates the release of his stirring new studio album Horizon Lines, as well as a coinciding cross-Canada tour
Matthew Byrne is a rare talent amongst a province full to bursting with talented folk. A singing voice that would make a nun blush, compounded with a knack
With the increase in tragic incidents involving suicide, one Newfoundland woman felt a sense of responsibility to share her own experience of depression, along with information about a possible solution to relieve the suffering and despair.
The best way to describe my own experience of depression would be to
One of Canada’s most celebrated journalists and television personalities, Peter Mansbridge brings his coast-to-coast tour to St. John’s on October 21st
There are a few names that round out a shortlist of recognizable Canadians. Peter Mansbridge is among that conversation, a name synonymous with integrity, dedication and proud nationalism.