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Congratulations to Nellie P. Strowbridge and Gerard Doran!
Congratulations to Nellie P. Strowbridge and Gerard Doran!

Ghost of the Southern Cross by Nellie P. Strowbridge and A Stroke in Time by Gerard Doran have been shortlisted for the 2015 Heritage and History Book Awards!

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Gary Collins Reading in Centreville
Gary Collins Reading in Centreville

Gary Collins will be reading from Desperation: The Queen of Swansea on Thursday, December 1, at 6:00 pm at the Intertown Public Library (Centreville Academy, 2 Memory Lane, Centreville).

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Philip Riteman Named to the Order of Newfoundland and Labrador
Philip Riteman Named to the Order of Newfoundland and Labrador

Congratulations to Philip Riteman, author of Millions of Souls: The Philip Riteman Story! Phillip has been named to the Order of Newfoundland and Labrador. He and the other recipients will be honoured during a ceremony at Government House on December 14.

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Congratulations to the St. John’s Port Authority and Allan Byrne!
Congratulations to the St. John’s Port Authority and Allan Byrne!

The American Association of Port Authorities (AAPA) has awarded the St. John’s Port Authority (SJPA) a 2016 Overall Award of Communications Excellence for the port’s 50th anniversary commemorative program. The SJPA’s winning submission consisted of a published oral history of the port (A Beautiful Sight: Stories from the Port of St. John’s by Allan Byrne) and the accompanying website (www.abeautifulsight.ca), a multimedia display of the last fifty years of port history.

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