Motorists saw yet another increase in fuel prices today. The price of gasoline went up to 1.9 cents per litre, while diesel increased by 2.4 cents per litre. Heating oils also saw increases across the board. Furnace oil and stove oil went up by 2.04 cents per litre, and propane jumped by 1.0 cents per litre.
For anyone who is even a little bit scared of flying, this is their worst nightmare. An Air Canada flight bound for Australia to make an emergency landing after a bout of intense turbulence cause a variety of injuries to passengers. An Air Canada spokesperson says the the flight from Vancouver to Sydney encountered “un-forecasted […]
The St. John’s Farmer’s Market is celebrating its 1 year anniversary at their Freshwater Road location by extending their summer hours. Starting this weekend and lasting until the end of August, the market will be open every Saturday from 9 am – 4 pm and every Sunday from 11 am – 4 pm. They will […]
I guess we should take solace in the fact that it wasn’t a very big increase. The price of gas has risen by just 0.9 cents per litre. Other fuels saw decreases this weeks. Diesel dropped by 1.6 cents. Furnace and stove oils went down by 1.35 cents, and propane fell by 1.2 cents a […]
The City of St. John’s has terminated a memorandum of understanding in place between themselves and the Newfoundland Growlers and St. John’s Edge. The MOU was signed in March of 2018, which included the possibility of the owners of the Growlers and Edge taking over the management of Mile One Centre and the St. John’s […]
The Easter Seals NL building at 206 Mount Scio Road in St. John’s experienced some extensive flooding over the weekend that severely damaged the majority of the facility. The flooding also left office equipment and specialized equipment used by the charity’s 20 programs aimed at individuals of all ages, with all disabilities, ruined. The organization […]
An Asian couple who thought they were giving birth to twins conceived through IVF delivered the wrong children. According to the BBC, the couple has filed a lawsuit against the Los Angeles-based CHA Fertility Center, claiming they made mistakes and implanted the mother with the wrong embryos. Through genetic testing, it was discovered that the […]