Posts Tagged ‘St. John’s’

Michael Jackson’s Thriller – A Remake in St. John’s Newfoundland

Last year my friends Phil and Ashley approached me about starring in their Thriller video redux. When they told me their plan I loved it. When they told me they wanted me to be Michael Jackson, I loved it even more.
The idea was to present it as a gift…

07 Jul 9:37 PM 9 Read More...

Street Cleaning – St. John’s Biggest Money-Making Scam

Last night (and the night before) there was street cleaning on my street in Downtown St. John’s. I knew about it because shortly after moving in I got a street cleaning ticket (without warning) and I immediately jumped on the St. John’s Street cleaning mailing list. I also…

07 Jul 9:28 PM 2 Read More...

St. John’s Thriller on Facebook

As many of you know last Halloween a few of us put together a shot-by-shot recreation of Michael Jackson’s Thriller video shot here in St. John’s. Many of you have been requesting it to be put online.

Well now it is.

The story and video are…

29 Jun 11:19 PM 0 Read More...

Fire at a Historic Farm in St. John’s

Earlier today a fire broke out on Mount Scio Rd. in St. John’s. Details have not been released yet but witnesses have claimed the flames to reach upwards of 30 feet high.

From CBC: Fire on Mount Scio

From CBC (Full Story): Fire destroys barn at historic St. John…

08 Jun 1:08 PM 0 Read More...

St. John’s sells out

One of the nicest public views in the city, the elaborate tourist sidewalk across from the Sheraton Newfoundland overlooking the Narrows, has been sold for $400,000 apartments.

Nolan Hall, a retail firm in the city, has built a monstor building completely shading out the view and despite resident protests…

26 May 8:30 PM 0 Read More...