August 15 2012 Edition

An inside look at Quebec City’s Roller Derby League


Quebec City’s two local teams are the Casse-Gueules and the Rouge et Gore, seen here in action during a bout in June.

Photo by Bethann G. Merkle


QCT Mystery Photo of the Week Contest for August 15, 2012


Question: What is the official name of this show? Bonus: Where does it take place? Photo by Mathieu Basille, shared under a Free Art License

General election on September 4, 2012 - Voting by mail for electors who are temporarily absent from Québec

The Chief Electoral Officer of Québec, Jacques Drouin, wishes to inform electors from Québec that they may register as of now to vote by mail if they expect to be outside the province on election day (September 4, 2012) and during advance polling (August 26 and 27, 2012), and if they are unable to vote at the office of the returning officer on any of the following five days: August 24, 25, 28, 2

Newsy Note August 15, 2012 Bilingual Dodgeball

Come and learn the sport of Dodgeball! We are an adult, bilingual sports league and we are all about having fun and getting to know new people. The next few weeks will be drop-in style, meaning it’s the perfect time to come try it out, learn the rules and see if you’d like to play during the season!

Parking meters need old loonies and toonies

Photo: Shirley Nadeau

VEQ presents a wealth of new programs for seniors

Photo: courtesy of VEQ

VEQ is thrilled to announce several new programs starting soon to benefit seniors in our community. Based on consultations and identifying needs in the community, VEQ submitted proposals for funding from several different government agencies and is pleased to receive funding for the following exciting programs.

O’GALLAGHER q.l.s. NEIL ( 1937 – 2012 )

O’GALLAGHER q.l.s.  NEIL( 1937 – 2012 )

GrassRoutes trek celebrates change and hopeful environmentalism

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Photo: courtesy of GrassRoutes Biking

There is an ever-increasing list of environmental worries that pop up everywhere we look.

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