Author: Robert Shawn

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For the eighth straight week (yes, you read that right) the price of gas has increased. If you fill up your tank today, it’ll cost you an extra 2.5 cents a litre. Diesel also jumped this week by 0.5 cents a litre. Furnace oil increased by 0.52 cents, while stove oil rose by 0.61 cents. […]

A couple in Michigan is claiming they are being forced to pack up and move from their home after they caught a ghostly apparition on camera. Joshua Higgins and Heather Brough say they believe their Highland, Michigan home is haunted and that the spectre is harming their 1 year old daughter. In a video captured on […]

Master bird imitators gathered in Belgium to compete in the European Gull Screeching Championship. The contest saw people pull out their best seagull impersonation with a basket of Belgian beers on the line. The chance for bird screeching glory attracted participants from all over Europe, but in the end, Reggy Laatsch from Amsterdam, and Bregje […]

Former UFC champion Conor McGregor has announced he is retiring from the fight game. Late last night, “The Notorious One” tweeted, “Hey guys quick announcement, I’ve decided to retire from the sport formally known as ‘Mixed Martial Art’ today. I wish all my old colleagues well going forward in competition. I now join my former partners on […]

This year marks the 35 Anniversary of the George Street Festival, and today George Street Entertainment has announced the first act for the iconic summer event. On Monday, August 5th, City and Colour will headline the fifth day of the festival. More acts are expected to be announced over the coming weeks. The 35th annual George […]

In New Jersey, no one can hear you scream. The drama club of North Bergen High School in New Jersey has people talking about its stage version of the sci-fi/horror classic Alien. Eight months in the making, Alien: The Play opened for two nights only last week and the videos and pictures taken from the production have quickly gone viral. […]

The culmination of the current phase of the Marvel Cinematic Universe is set to hit theaters this April in the form of Avengers: Endgame.  In honour of the epic conclusion, is offering $1000 to sit down and watch the entire MCU catalog (up to this point) in one sitting. The chosen participant will receive all available […]

One woman in New York is doing what she can to help save the environment. Rosa Ferrigno’s collected over 300 plastic bags and knitted herself a new suit. The 75-year-old spent the winter knitting a skirt and jacket from brown bags scissored into thin strips and tied together in order to make yarn. For the purposes […]

Mallard Cottage co-owner and chef Todd Perrin has formally announced his intentions to secure the PC nomination in St. John’s East-Quidi Vidi. On this first full day of spring, excited to announce that I’ll be seeking the PC nomination for the provincial district of St. John’s East/Quidi Vidi in the upcoming provincial election! Looking forward […]

7 is supposed to be a lucky number. Sadly, 7 also happens to be the number of straight week that gas prices have been on the rise. So.. maybe not so lucky for us. This week, you’ll pay an extra 2.3 cents per litre at the pumps. Diesel prices managed to drop by 1.6 cents. […]



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