June 15 2016 Edition

Queen Elizabeth II celebrates her 90th birthday

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Photo: Wikimages Public Domain

Queen Elizabeth II recently celebrated her 90th birthday. Reigning through six decades, she is Britain’s longest-lived reigning monarch and the world’s oldest reigning monarch. She is also the Queen of the United Kingdom, Canada, Australia and New Zealand, and the Head of the Commonwealth.  

OBITUARY: Saying goodbye to “Mr. Hockey”

Gordie Howe, 1928-2016

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Photo: Wikimedia Commons

The reaction of hockey lovers and Canadians from all walks of life to the passing of famed hockey player Gordie Howe has been far-reaching and bittersweet. 

Thrills and excitement on the diamond despite the rain

Capitales beat Team Cuba 3 out of 4 games

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Photo: Philippa Jabouin

Lifelong Learning Brewery tour: So that’s how it’s made!

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Photo: Photo courtesy of Le Corsaire brewery

We’re never too old to learn about what takes place around us and the Lifelong Learners Program is proof of this. The group’s last event of the season, on June 9, was a visit to a microbrewery in Lévis to learn about beer and how it is made. 

A neighbourly bazaar in Limoilou

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Photo: Danielle Burns

The 9th annual Grand Bazar des Ruelles (Big Alley Bazaar) took place in back alleys and streets in the heart of Limoilou over the weekend on Saturday, June 11, 2016.  

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