July 7 2010 Edition

Joseph Alphonsus Kane, MBA, P. Eng.

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Joseph Alphonsus Kane, MBA, P. Eng.

It is with regret that we announce the passing of our father, Joseph Alphonsus Kane, on July 1, 2010, at the age of 79.

WHYTE, Mrs Rita May (Nee Rourke)

WHYTE, Mrs Rita May (Nee Rourke)
 

Passed away peacefully in her 102nd year in her room at St. Brigid’s Home, Sillery, Quebec on June 30, 2010.

Memorials and Things of Fame for July 7, 2010

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PM announces contributions to three charities on behalf of Her Majesty The Queen

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Prime Minister Stephen Harper today announced that the Government of Canada will make, on behalf of Her Majesty The Queen, contributions to three charitable foundations: the Tim Horton Children’s Foundation, the True Patriot Love Foundation, and the Royal Canadian Naval Benevolent Fund. Photo by PMO's Office.

A weekend of model airplane flying

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It was my son Clifford who got me to watch him compete in a model airplane flying event. He had travelled from Sept Iles with his friend and fellow pilot Richard Vigneault.

QHS Alumni gather in Toronto to remember the good times

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A gathering of the Quebec High School Alumni and Friends took place June 17 at the York Station Bar of the Royal York Hotel. As always, we were treated like royalty by our hostess and a special surprise was the arrival of Don Harriet from Quebec City, via the West Coast. The Alumni gathered to remember good times and special events that took place....pictures come out of way back when.

Lieutenant-Colonel Nancy Ouellet killed

Lieutenant-Colonel Nancy Ouellet was killed at 41 years of age following a motorcycle accident in Nevada.
LCol Ouellet served for 23 years with the Canadian Forces and garnered an impressive number of accomplishments for herself, notably as Commanding Officer of the Canadian Forces Support Unit (C) Colorado Springs, in Colorado (between 2007 and 2010).

The indifferent society

For the most part, the presence of graffiti is something that the majority of us look at as nothing more than a minor nuisance, something that we've come to accept as part of living in a city.

Summer Notes activities and events

Prepared by Shirley Nadeau

Vatican selects Québec’s Cardinal Ouellet

Cardinal is headed to Rome to head the Prefect of the Congregation for Bishops and President of the Pontifical Commission for Latin America

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Photo: Arch-Diocese of Québec

The Vatican Press Office has confirmed the appointment of Cardinal Marc Ouellet as Prefect of the Congregation for Bishops and President of the Pontifical Commission for Latin America. The Cardinal expressed gratitude and humility in accepting the appointment by Pope Benedict XVI:

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