Whether it’s advocating for mental health or body positivity, Karyn Inder is a plus-size model with a purpose.
According to the Newfoundland and Labrador Medical Association, the province has the country’s longest wait times for mental health care. This is causing patients to wait more than a year to receive psychiatric treatment.
Social media is a great way to stay connected with friends and family. But, constantly seeing people’s best versions of themselves can affect one’s mental health. Thandi O’Grady/Kicker
From broken glass to jewelry, sea glass is on the rise. Two local business owners are making meaningful jewelry with material found on the beach. Thandi O’Grady/Kicker
A name is not just a name. It represents culture and identity. When people purposely mispronounce someone’s name, it is a sign of disrespect.
While Newfoundland doesn’t have the largest Black population in Canada, one Black woman’s contributions have been changing the lives of the youth for more than 20 years.
On the campaign trail, St. John’s West NDP candidate Brenda Walsh tackles an issue that is close to her heart – accessibility.
There is a growing community of plant lovers in St. John’s. Research suggests that being around plants can reduce stress and symptoms of depression. Kicker’s Thandi O’Grady has more on the story. Thandi O’Grady Kicker
In an industry filled with fast fashion, some St. John’s brands are choosing to become more sustainable.