Author: Robert Shawn

Tim Hortons will no longer double cup hot drinks in an attempt to eliminate unnecessary waste. Instead, Timmy Ho’s will provide customers with a cup sleeve, a thick paper material that protects hands from hot beverages. Chief Marketing Officer Hope Bagozzi says cup sleeves will be used by default for hot beverages like tea and […]

Jeff Bridges announced Monday that he has been diagnosed with lymphoma. The Oscar-award winning did not provide details on his diagnosis, but he said he was beginning treatment and is staying positive. As the Dude would say.. New S**T has come to light. I have been diagnosed with Lymphoma. Although it is a serious disease, […]

Since 1964, the Rudolph the Red Nosed Reindeer TV special has become a staple of the season. Now you can own a part of the long-running Christmas classic as the wooden puppets used to film the special are going up for auction.  “The magic about collecting memorabilia is that when your eyes focus upon the object, you are […]

A Zamboni at an ice rink in Rochester, New York burst into flames while cleaning the ice at a youth hockey practice. Rochester Fire Department Lt. Ryan Fleming says no one was hurt, including the driver who drove the machine off the rink to a maintenance area while flames raged on behind him. Firefighters credit leaking […]

Now that the temperature has started to drop, you’ve probably have noticed it’s a little harder to get out of bed. The good news is it probably has nothing with you being lazy and more to do with science. Neurobiologists at Northwestern University say weather can have numerous effects on our bodies and the team […]

Showtime announced Wednesday it plans to bring back Dexter for a limited 10-episode series, with Michael C. Hall reprising the titular role. “‘Dexter’ is such a special series, both for its millions of fans and for Showtime, as this breakthrough show helped put our network on the map many years ago,” said Showtime Co-President of Entertainment […]

WestJet has announced it will be indefinitely suspending operations to Moncton, Fredericton, Sydney, Quebec City and Charlottetown, while significantly reducing service to Halifax and St. John’s due to COVID-19’s effect on demand. The suspension will eliminate more than 100 flights weekly starting November 2nd. “It has become increasingly unviable to serve these markets,” said WestJet President and CEO, Ed Sims. “Since the pandemic’s beginning, we have worked to keep […]

2020 has been challenging enough with this whole global pandemic thing going on. The back and forth, “he sucks/she sucks and I’m great” politics of the current U.S. election on top of all that can be a bit much. is giving you some relief from it all by offering the opportunity to literally live […]

The Newfoundland Growlers, per the ECHL Board of Governors and in association with the Professional Hockey Players’ Association, have announced that the 2020-21 Season will commence under a split-season format, with the Newfoundland Growlers tentatively slated to start the season on January 15th, 2021. While select ECHL member clubs will begin on December 11th, 2020, the Newfoundland Growlers […]

The owners of the Gaze See Company in St. John’s were left confused after Facebook flagged a picture of onions they posted online for being “overtly sexual”.  “We got notified the other day that it’s an ‘overtly sexual image’ that they had to ban from the site,” manager Jackson McLean says. “I guess something about […]



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