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We’ve got you covered with ten tracks to play at your St. Paddy’s Day party if you just aren’t that into Irish/Newfoundland music.
Last week, it was announced that after 22 years in the Avalon Mall, Fog City closed its location. As a regular patron at the restaurant, Kris looks back fondly. (Photo by Ned Pratt)
Is winter keeping you from visiting craft breweries outside the city? Pop down to Jack Axe’s for your fix! We chat with co-owner Adrian Beaton about craft beer, and business. (Image from Jack Axe’s Instagram).
Quidi Vidi Brewing Co. has a pretty nifty idea in store for the next big snow day in St. John’s. It’s called Nippyween and The Racket has details.
We profile the Newfoundland Cider Company and learn about making cider, the differences when it comes to brewing beer, and what’s next for this local business. (Photo courtesy of the Newfoundland Cider Company).
We chat with The Overcast’s Chad Pelley about the 2019 Burger Battle. (Image borrowed from Facebook.)
On Bell Let’s Talk Day, we speak with MUN Minds about men’s mental health.
Are you a couple with a love story that involves The Celtic Hearth or Bridie Molloy’s? The pair of restaurants want to hear from you, and are offering a pretty lovely prize.
We profile the Instagram account St. John’s Nachos Review and find there are more layers of tortillas and cheese to the story.
The Racket chats with NDP candidate Kathleen Burt about her politics and the Topsail-Paradise by-election.
The Racket chats with Graydon Pelley, the man behind the NL Alliance, a new political party that is trying to get off the ground in Newfoundland.
Kris counts down his most played songs of 2018.
“What are you doing New Year’s Eve?” It’s an important question that has been asked in songs for years and with ten days left in 2018 we have a list of songs to play while you are partaking in those plans.
The Racket profiles local artist Doug Halliday and his 12 Days of Giveaways promotion.
Kris reviews Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse. (Image borrowed from IGN).