April 9 2009 Edition

QHS High school basketball photo

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Not playing the victim: Ste. Foy Elementary theatre production tackles bullying

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Students at Ste. Foy Elementary aren't only speaking out against bullying, they're rapping out against it. Through a hip hop inspired play, grade five and six students at the school offered a solution to tackling the problem of bullying in schools.

Quebec's Scots don kilts and dresses for Tartan Day

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Photo: Scott French

Quebec's Scots donned their tartan kilts and dresses for Tartan Day one day early and one day later this year for the Scottish heritage day celebrated internationally on April 6 every year.

Teenager publishes cookbook for "health-alicious" eating after three years of trial and tasting

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Aurélie Paré hasn't even celebrated her fifteenth birthday and she can already call herself a published author and an accomplished cook.

Saint-Charles-Garnier cheerleaders are a growing force on a roll

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L'Express, the cheerleading team for Saint-Charles-Garnier College, brought home the third place trophy from the 2009 Nationals CheerExpo, which took place on March 28 and March 29 in Halifax.

Competing against the best cheerleading clubs from all over the country, L'Epress brought it on.

Memorials and Things of Fame

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Four old "guardians" discovered at Chalmers-Wesley

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Who made the Guardians and when and why? What do they represent, or in other words, what is their symbolical meaning?

All this is somewhat of a mystery and open to all sorts of speculation by the Restoration Committee of Chalmers-Wesley United Church in Old Quebec.

Small but tough QHS boys basketball team wins historic first provincial banner

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Photo: Courtesy of Ed Sweeney, QHS

Quebec High School is living history.

In an unprecedented victory Sunday in Trois-Rivières, the Quebec High School Cadet Boys AA Basketball team won the school's first Fédération québécoise du Sport Étudiant provincial championship banner since the school joined the Quebec-wide sporting federation in 1988.

Newspaper helps link our community

This letter is late in coming. Nonetheless, I have been wanting to express my appreciation for how helpful the paper is for us at the FORT Program. In particular:

* A mother who knew about us, but hadn't thought we could answer her needs, read our article addressing back-to-work moms in your March 11th issue and decided to call us and meet with a guidance counsellor.

Quebec Anglican Bishops to PM: CBC needed in small communities

Prime Minister:

As Bishops of the Anglican Church in the province of Quebec, we wish to object most strongly to your government's total disregard for the needs and aspirations of people who live in rural communities and particularly in the Arctic.

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