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How An Instantly Iconic Newfoundland Iceberg Became a Canada Post Stamp

ST. JOHN’S, N.L. — A towering iceberg that captured international attention in 2017 when it parked beside a tiny Newfoundland town will be seen around the world again — on an international stamp. The remarkable iceberg drew a flood of onlookers to Ferryland, a town of about 500, in April 2017, and made headlines in global media including The New York …

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Bourdain Boom: Newfoundland’s Culinary Scene Under the Spotlight Since Visit

ST. JOHN’S, N.L. — Last fall, celebrity chef Anthony Bourdain took a tour of Newfoundland and Labrador’s distinct food landscape, from a moose hunting expedition to an Atlantic fishing trip, to a traditional coastal boil-up. Accompanied by local chefs like Jeremy Charles, one of the masterminds behind Water Street staple Raymonds, the “Parts Unknown” episode showcased Bourdain’s enthusiastic exploration of …

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