Thank you gryphon,
I updated my code as you showed, and the page now loads. However, the html sent to the browser doesn't contain any data for the table.
What I'm supposed to be seeing is more something along the lines of :
I have debugged the data to confirm it exists (my first project I was deleting my data on the first run, and then all subsequent runs yielded 0 results), and I'm not getting any complaints from the server. If you have any ideas, they are most welcome :)