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Bonavista Biennale returns for second time
BONAVISTA PENINSULA, N.L. — The historic and the contemporary are joining forces once again for the second Bonavista Biennale on the Bonavista Peninsula. With the theme of FLOE, the biennale will feature over 20 different artists and sites ...
Sheeran design Heinz Ketchup bottle sells for 1,500 pounds
LONDON (Reuters) - Three limited-edition bottles of Heinz Tomato Ketchup based on the tattoos of British songwriter Ed Sheeran, a dedicated fan of the condiment, sold at auction in London on Thursday, with one going under the hammer for 1,500 pounds ...
Heavy metal band Metallica donates 250,000 euros for Romanian pediatric hospital
BUCHAREST (Reuters) - American heavy metal band Metallica has donated 250,000 euros to a Romanian association building the country's first pediatric oncology hospital, they said. The donation to Daruieste Viata (Give Life), founded in 2012, came ...
Amid fresh meltdown, Argentine film gives last laugh to victims of 2001 crisis
By Lucila Sigal (Reuters) - With Argentina once again reeling from a financial crisis, a film released on Thursday shows residents from a village outside Buenos Aires pursuing the dream of many of those left penniless by the country's 2001 debt ...
Film Fest returns home to Smith Sound for third annual event
GEORGE’S BROOK-MILTON, N.L. – In its third year, the Smith Sound Film Festival is returning to where it started, at the Community Cultural House in George’s Brook-Milton. Stephen Bonnell told The Packet this past week he, along ...
Coming full circle: Author returns to Clarenville, presents Town with book
It was a presentation that was 43 years in the making. For author Tom Moore, it was important to present a copy of his new book, The Sign on My Father’s House, to Clarenville Mayor Frazer Russell. He had done the exact same thing 43 years ...
Miley Cyrus latest star to abandon Woodstock 50
LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Miley Cyrus was reported on Tuesday to have pulled out of the troubled Woodstock 50 festival, joining a string of other big names who say they will no longer take part in the official event meant to mark the anniversary of the ...
In Belgium, horses pull shrimp nets in tradition unchanged for 600 years
BRUSSELS (Reuters) - In the small western Belgian fishing village of Oostduinkerke, fishermen use horses, rather than boats, to go shrimp fishing -- one of the very few places in the world still using a technique dating back to the 15th century. The ...
Mashrou' Leila concert in Lebanon canceled after church pressure
BEIRUT (Reuters) - Lebanon's Byblos festival has canceled a concert by the indie rock band Mashrou' Leila "to prevent bloodshed" after calls from church leaders accusing the band of blasphemy and death threats on social media. The Maronite Catholic ...
Fit for the king? Thai monarchist's birthday haircut
BANGKOK (Reuters) - On one side of his head it reads "Long Live", on the other "The King". And on the back is a painstakingly snipped birthday portrait of Thailand's King Maha Vajiralongkorn. Devoted monarchist Mitree Mike Chitinunda decided to mark ...