December 16 2015 Edition

A voyage through the RTC’s 150 years

Photo: Cassandra Kerwin

CORRECTION: Buy a Winter Carnival candle and YOU may win a car!


We sincerely apologize for the error that appeared on the front page of the December 2, 2015, edition. The caption under the photo of Winter Carnival Duchess Amélie Godin-Gosselin stated that “one lucky duchess will win (a car) if she is crowned Queen of the Quebec Winter Carnival.” 

Creative crafters in the Christmas spirit

Photo: Rachel Collet

Shoppers and gift-lovers united this past week at the Etsy Pop-Up des Fêtes at Le Nef on Rue Saint-Joseph in the Saint-Roch area. The creative community gathered at the former church for a holiday sale and display of handmade crafts.   

KERR, Mary 1942 – 2015

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The family of Mary Caroline Amanda Johnston (née Kerr) is sad to announce her passing on December 10, 2015, at St-Sacrement Hospital in Quebec City, at the age of 73. She was the wife of Malcolm Johnston, daughter of the late Clifford Kerr and late Dorothy Pritchard, and the sister of the late Robert Kerr.  

The Holy Door is open for the Extraordinary Jubilee of Mercy

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Photo: Cassandra Kerwin

Chalmers-Wesley United Church receives special mention

Photo: Shirley Nadeau

The Ville de Québec and the Quebec Ministry of Culture and Communications recently presented 18 awards for Les Mérites d’Architecture 2015 at a ceremony held at the Palais Montcalm.

Powerful performance at perfect venue

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Photo: Catherine Musgrove

The Cathedral of the Holy Trinity Cathedral opened its doors on December 10 for another spectacular musical showcase. This time, Maxim Bernard, the accomplished pianist, did not disappoint.

New book celebrates true “hockey-love”


For The Goal, Andrew Caddell has culled stories spanning three generations of hockey lovers. This book is a celebration of our national game as told with loving nostalgia and the kind of unabashed favouritism that only true fans can have. 

Meet Catherine Musgrove: the QCT’s newest journalist

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Marguerite (nee Caron) WARD

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