Contributor Profile

Gina Gill

Gina Gill

Gina Gill was born and raised in Gander. She hit the ferry in 2001 and earned a BA in English by 2005. A year later she found herself in the Nation’s Capital to pursue a journalism diploma. She moved to St. John’s in 2008, where she freelances by night and works in the non-profit sector by day. Gina is most often found cleaning up finger paint, having an imaginary tea party or holding the hand of her husband. She does her best thinking while hosting a dance party for her daughter and her stuffed animals.

Published Articles

  • Time to discuss ideas, not barriers: Women in St. John’s election

    Candidates say while they face gender-based barriers to running for public office, during election campaigns isn’t the time to focus on that. They want to talk ideas.

    Published on August 31, 2017
  • Music: the international language

    Newfoundland’s biggest music festival is underway in St. John’s, and it’s bringing people from more than 50 countries together in song.

    Published on July 4, 2013
  • Elders share wisdom of food

    A local group is unveiling a series of films that features Islanders eager to share traditional knowledge of food production, a basic life skill that’s fast fading into the past.

    Published on May 8, 2013
  • United we stand, and dance

    Valentine’s Day cards and chocolates are out. This year many in Newfoundland are marking the occasion by joining the global V-Day movement ‘One Billion Rising’.

    Published on February 12, 2013
  • The musician in us all

    February is music-making month as the popular annual RPM Challenge gets underway.

    Published on February 7, 2013
  • Lights, safety, fashion

    Designer Angella Mackey, who hails from St. John’s, tells us from Sweden about her new product: a coat with built-in LED lights

    Published on March 17, 2011
  • New Bowen Technique practitioner in town

    Gina Gill experiences the Bowen Technique for herself and talks to new practitioner Carol-Ann Galego on what it’s all about

    Published on March 2, 2011
  • Rocket: new downtown bakery set for lift off soon

    Partner in the business, Dave Hopley, dishes on what to expect

    Published on February 22, 2011
  • From our recent archives: Helping Pakistan

    Indy coverage from the fall of local efforts to help Pakistan

    Published on September 26, 2010


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