March 11 2015 Edition

Professional football at Université Laval in June

Ottawa RedBlacks will face Montreal Alouettes at Telus Stadium

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Photo: courtesy of NFL

Université Laval Sports Activity Services (SAS), in conjunction with the Rouge et Or football team, will host a pre-season professional football game for the second time in history this summer at the Stadium TELUS-UL.

Quebec Bridge nominated for Canada’s 2015 Top Ten Endangered Places List

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Photo: Ruby Pratka from QCT Archives

Quebec City and Lévis continue to take action regarding the Quebec Bridge: the mayors recently submitted their nomination of the bridge for Heritage Canada's 2015 Top Ten Endangered Places List.

Getting a grip on the risks of vaccination

When I see patients in my surgical clinic, some are offered a procedure to help them feel better.

City unveils model of ice canoe monument

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Photo: Image created by Jacek Jarnuszkiewicz

The City of Quebec has unveiled the model of a sculpture to be installed at Pointe-à-Carcy this spring. Artist Jacek Jarnuszkiewicz created the work as a tribute to the tradition of ice canoeing on the St. Lawrence River.

Domaine Pinnacle launches a new vodka

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Photo: Cassandra Kerwin

Charles Crawford, the founder of Domaine Pinnacle, recently launched Quartz, its latest premium brand of vodka, at a party at the Ice Hotel. Crawford was accompanied by former cosmetics mogul Lise Watier, who created the vodka. The place was buzzing with special guests.

Register now for Fit & Fun English Day Camp this summer

A one-of-a-kind day camp where English-speaking children ages 5-12 can enjoy themselves this summer is being offered by the Voice English-speaking Quebec and Be Active Quebec from June 29 to August 17, 2015. The camp is being held at St. Vincent Elementary School, 995 Avenue Wolfe, Quebec, at a cost of $125 per week.

The Fraser Institute comments on Quebec's upcoming budget

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Photo: from Fraser Institute website

With the provincial budget set for release later this month, the government could improve Quebec's economic prospects by targeting debt and taxes, according to a study released on March 5, 2015, by the Fraser Institute, an independent, non-partisan Canadian public policy think-tank.

Quebec International Car Show focuses on beauty but little innovation

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Photo: Kasia Borkowska

Set in 2015, the final instalment of the Back to the Future trilogy featured the flying DeLorean DMC-12, an automobile time machine powered by household waste. The 34th annual Salon international de l'Auto de Québec, held at the Centre de Foires de Québec from March 3 to 8, demonstrated that the future is definitely not here... yet.

Fernande (Paquet) DUNDON

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Fernande (Paquet) DUNDON
1921-2015

Fernande Paquet, wife of the late Earl Dundon, died on March 3, 2015, at the age of 93, at the CHUL. She lived in Quebec City.

 

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Mary (Lyon) FARNSWORTH

Mary (Lyon) FARNSWORTH
April 28, 1936 - March 3, 2015 

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