Editor's Pick

Bad day for an election

Of all the days of the year Stephen Harper could have picked for our next election, why did he pick the one he did?
The day following National Thanksgiving Monday.

By acting thus, the primest of all ministers has in all probability incurred the wrath of an entire segment of his electorate: the Quebec south shore summer cottage community.

Book celebrates Chamber of Commerce’s 200th anniversary, Anglo roots

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Photo: Scott French

SLC teachers take to the picket line in protest of wages, hours

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Photo: Scott French

Happy Jewish New Year

Annual Cross Country Running Championship

Saturday October 4, 2008:  The Central Quebec School Board will be holding its annual Cross Country Running Championship at the Base Plien Air Ste Foy starting at 9:15 with the tour of the trails followed by the first race at 10:00.  Everyone is welcome to join in as a participant or spectator. On site registration for the open division

Fighting Irish football fit for championship year

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Photo: Scott French

St. Patrick’s High School Fighting Irish football teams left nothing to chance last Sunday, obliterating their respective opponents at the annual Tailgate match on the Plains of Abraham. The Senior team breezed past Rochebelle 40 to 20. The Juniors, meanwhile, took no prisoners with a stunning 32 to 0 win over Donnaconna.

History repeats itself: English schools await books

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Photo: Scott French

Edmonton Swiss Choir to perform at Chalmers-Wesley

A summer 400 years in the making: how Quebec City’s Anglo community celebrated a momentous anniversary

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Photo: Patrick Tomlinson

A whirlwind, festival filled summer has passed and the official Quebec 400th celebrations are beginning to wind down. As the smoke clears from all the birthday candles, cannon charges and fireworks displays, we look back at a few of the English-speaking community groups that have contributed to the celebration of this extraordinary anniversary.

Buses a boon

The shuttle service created by Industrial Alliance Insurance Company with the co-operation of the Capital Transportation Network and the National Capitol Commission provides links to the main activity sites for the 400th anniversary celebrations.

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