(Oct. 3, 2002, Gazette)
never really thought about getting married, to tell you the truth. And
its also true that being single has probably helped my career. But
I dont regret not getting married
Sometimes I think about
getting really old and being alone, but then again, most husbands die
before their wives, so thats no help."
Nancy Riche (BE 77, LLD 95) reflecting
on her career and her priorities since retiring to St. Johns after
a life of leadership in the labour union movement. Telegram,
made a commitment and this government has always said a commitment made
is a commitment kept."
Oliver G. Langdon (BA(Ed.) 71, BA
79) municipal affairs minister, commenting on the provinces
commitment to help clean up St. Johns harbour. Telegram,
are committed to the development of our properties and the corporation
in an aggressive and business-like manner."
John Crosbie, (honorary LLD 99)
chairman of Deer Lake Oil and Gas Ltd. Commenting on the companys
announcement that they would be offering the public an opportunity to
buy shares in the corporation. Telegram, Sept. 17
last four or five miles were excruciating, but I said to myself Ive
come this far; by God, Im going all the way. I think I would
have crawled to the finish line."
Glen Noel (BA 87), St. Johns
lawyer who ran in the Boston Marathon in April. Telegram, Sept.
very common apparently in other jurisdictions that if a candidate dies,
theyre just deemed to be stricken from the ballot."
St. Johns Mayor Andy Wells (BA 66,
B.Ed 69) commenting on the results of last years municipal
election when the late Dorothy Wyatt was elected after her death forcing
the city to hold a by-election on Nov. 27, 2001. Telegram Sept.23
estimate theres somewhere in the vicinity of 4,000 patients (in
total) that are seen in a run of a day in each of these general practitioner
clinics. Our concern of course is that some or many of those may end up
coming to our emergency departments for services."
George Tilley (B. Comm. (Hons)78,
MBA 88) chief executive officer with the Health Care Corporation,
commenting on the imminent physicians strike on Monday, Sept. 30. Telegram,
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