Profile of Melissa Jenkins

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  • Newfoundlanders rank high in Salvation Army

    Earlier this year, Commissioner Brian Peddle, originally from Norman’s Cove, was appointed chief of the staff for the organization. He reports ...

  • Windows smashed at Stone Jug

    When Stone Jug owner Bruce Branan arrived at his Water Street business Tuesday morning, two windows on the front of the building were smashed. ...

  • Amalgamation with no consent

    Coun. Tony McCarthy, the chair of the housing and zoning committee, made the motion at the meeting. Only four council members were in attendance. ...

  • Winning big with Balloons and Bow Ties

    The 24-year-old entrepreneur has been operating his balloon twisting company since high school. Following a four-year hiatus to complete his ...

  • $1 million from ACOA for Harbour Grace stadium

    An announcement made at the town’s council meeting last night confirmed $1 million will be invested into the stadium, which is being labelled a ...

  • New co-chairs for Miss NL pageant

    Judy McCarthy of Harbour Grace and Wendy Penney of Carbonear have taken the reigns from outgoing chairperson Aimee Power. But don’t expect a ...

  • Nowhere to nest

    Arnie's Pond, located in the Shearstown Estuary, has been the subject of some complaints in recent weeks. The area, which is a migratory bird ...

  • Victories stay fresh 30 years later

    It was the first time a ladies crew from Harbour Grace won the title in the six-oar boats and also the last. Sonia Williams, Joanne Taylor, ...

  • Stone Jug almost ready to open

    The Compass spoke with owner Bruce Branan last week about the future of the historic building and the restaurant he hopes to open in the near ...

  • Walking for a cause

    Money raised from this event goes to the Ronald McDonald House of Newfoundland and Labrador, which is located in St. John’s next to the Janeway ...