Saturday, July 2, 2022

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ConnecTour group member Tanya McFerrin during a rest break on a recent ride.

How a bike ride across Canada restored my belief in people

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It changed my view of Canadians and perhaps of human nature itself
polar bear

Is the polar bear’s life becoming even more perilous?

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Life's tough for polar bears: climate is extreme, ice varies, food's scattered. Yet they persist
Teresita and Des McCarthy at the Lighthouse on Bell Island

Second World War attack helped shape Bell Island’s history

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It was the only domestic location where Canadians lost their lives during the global conflict

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cognac

Cognac’s rise from a regional product to a worldwide phenomenon

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Export sales drove the development of the industry, a feature as true today as it was three centuries ago
cognac vats

Getting to the essence of cognac: the distiller’s art

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The deft hand of the master blender is critical to production
Deputy Mayor Sheilagh OLeary (left) welcomed the ConnecTour cyclists to her city

Cross-country cyclists welcomed by St. John’s deputy mayor

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ConnecTour cross-country cyclists finally reach their destination

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