Newfoundland


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Newfoundland

a very large (100-150 lb), black or bronze, longhaired dog with massive head, small pendulous ears and bushy tail. A black and white version is known as Landseer. The breed is predisposed to subaortic stenosis, cardiomyopathy and hypothyroidism.
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I began reading this book in Toronto and then finished it when back in Newfoundland for Christmas.
We are working with the Government of Newfoundland and Labrador toward the appointment of a new, qualified full-time Chair and CEO, said the Honourable Joe Oliver, Canada s Minister of Natural Resources.
Cabot's discovery is usually reckoned the starting point of the British Empire, a fact given legal countenance in August 1583, when Sir Humphrey Gilbert officially claimed Newfoundland as England's first overseas colony under Queen Elizabeth I.
From 1916, Miller's poetry was widely published in Newfoundland, appearing regularly in the St John's Evening Telegram and the magazines The Veteran (1920-49) and The Newfoundland Quarterly (est.
Betty volunteered at the Newfoundland Area Public library.
But although Mr Callaghan was apparently delighted with the honour, he did not have time to visit the trail and documents revealed today suggest there was some disquiet in Newfoundland at his alleged failure to express his appreciation appropriately.
As much as the influence of "Riverdance" resonates in Newfoundland and Labrador in 2008, it is by no means its earliest or longest-standing form of step dance.
May 19 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Race-inspired, street-legal American muscle -- specifically the 2006 Dodge Charger SRT8 and the 2006 Chrysler 300C SRT8 -- is headed to Newfoundland this September, courtesy of Chrysler Group's Street and Racing Technology (SRT) organization.
An early sound-era hybridized melodrama-cum-documentary set against the backdrop of the icy oceanic dangers of the Newfoundland seal hunt, it is, technically and thematically, a remarkable example of maverick filmmaking in the northern reaches of North America.
Bennett worked in Newfoundland parishes from the 1960s to the 1980s.
Alleghenian deformation in Newfoundland is mainly concentrated along major strike-slip faults (e.

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