17 11, 2014

Local singer to inform Sarah McLachlan on sealing facts

November 17th, 2014|

Well known provincial talented singer Janet Cull, who hails from the Great Northern Peninsula, would like to set some facts straight to acclaimed Canadian singer Sarah McLachlan when she comes to Mile One Stadium for a concert on November 22.

Janet  feels strongly that […]

1 11, 2014

“Veal of the Ocean”

November 1st, 2014|

UPDATED: CSA News, (Original article: November 11, 2013)  Today a new fine dining restaurant Mallard Cottage, a former 18th century “Irish-Newfoundland vernacular style cottage”   has opened in scenic tourist attraction Quidi Vidi fishing village in St. John’s. Here you can sample some of […]

23 10, 2014

New seal processing plant may open in Port Union

October 23rd, 2014|

If Port Union has it’s way it would like to help Bernie Halloran open up a new seal processing plant in it’s town next year. It would be located in the old Ocean Choice International (OCI) fish plant. Port Union is one of five […]

6 10, 2014

New seal processing plant may open next spring.

October 6th, 2014|

Bernie Halloran, a local furrier who owns Always in Vogue in St. John’s, has big hopes for breaking into the Chinese markets with seal products, namely seal furs and pelts with the opening of this province’s second seal pelt processing plant. The location has […]

24 09, 2014

CSA unhappy with EU – Canada trade deal

September 24th, 2014|

Press Release: September 24, 2014. St. John’s, Newfoundland and Labrador.

The Canadian Sealers Association is very disappointed in the Government of Canada’s decision to sign a trade agreement with the European Union this coming Friday 26 September, without directly including the east coast seal industry […]

15 07, 2014

Feature: Sealed With A Kiss – sealskin inspired jewelry

July 15th, 2014|

Sealed with a Kiss is a unique genuine sealskin jewelry and accessories company owned by Tracy Hayley from Clarenville. It projects a contemporary take on traditional jewelry design and craft. Tracey tells us:

“Inspired by a piece of similar jewelry purchased by my mother in […]

7 07, 2014

Update: CSA at Standing Committee on Fisheries and Oceans

July 7th, 2014|

Update: Listen to the hearings:
Standing Committee on Fisheries and Oceans meets with the CSA: Study of Bill C-555

Audio of the hearing and meeting regarding the Study of Bill C-555, with the executive director of the Canadian Sealers Association, Frank Pinhorn,  and the Standing Committee […]