After the confusion over parking tickets issued on Jan. 3 this year in our capital city (which was debated for being the New Year’s Day holiday people take), it’s worth noting that there will be NO free parking on Monday in St. John’s. Even though St. Patrick’s Day is a holiday observed by some businesses and institutions — no matter the case by case scenarios — it is not a ‘shop-closing holiday’ under the Provincial Shop Closing Act. So stock up on loonies and quarters for meter-feeding if you plan on parking in downtown St. John’s or other metered areas on Monday.
CBC Radio interviews Indy editor Hans Rollmann
By TheIndependent.ca ● Daily Indygestion ● August 6, 2013 July 15, 2022
Rollmann's recent column "Owning up to a Big problem" struck a chord with many in Labrador, and on the island as well.
CO2 levels rise to unprecedented highs in human history
By TheIndependent.ca ● Daily Indygestion ● August 4, 2013 July 15, 2022
For the first time in human history, atmospheric carbon dioxide (CO2) reached a concentration of 400 parts per million in early May. But the mainstream…
Penashue dodges CBC reporter’s question … again
By TheIndependent.ca ● Daily Indygestion ● April 6, 2013 July 15, 2022
On March 5 CBC reporter Peter Cowan asked former Labrador MP Peter Penashue how donation errors were made in his 2011 campaign. Penashue dodged the…