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Should we consider other ideas?

Some readers of the Quebec Chronicle-Telegraph did not appreciate last week's foray into "non-entertainment".

I call Bishop Fulton Sheen's article "non-entertainment", as opposed to what the majority of French-Canadian newspapers contain: gossip about the sexual mores of highly-photographed

The inconvenient business of God

Like Tim Pettipiece, I was rather surprised at the article featured by Bishop Sheen in a recent edition of the QCT. Unlike Tim, my surprise was neither unpleasant nor irritating.

QESBA to meet at Concorde next weekend; Bill 88 on agenda?

The Quebec English School Board's Association will meet next weekend at the Loew's Concorde Hotel for what is being billed as a professional development conference.

The conference, scheduled for October 16 and 17, offers participants a choice of paying the $85 fee by check or billing it to the school boards in which the participants represent.

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Porter Airlines upgrades Quebec City To Toronto service

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Photo: Photo Courtesy Porter Airlines Inc.

"We're going from a leisure schedule to a schedule that's more business oriented," said Porter Airlines spokesman Brad Cicero.

Cicero was referring to the new schedule that daily will take more passengers from Jean Lesage International Airport to within minutes of downtown Toronto in a little over an hour and a half.

New interim principal installed at DDO

Photo: Courtesy of CQSB

Emily Lagloire has always had a yen for teaching.

"From when I was in high school," Lagloire said, "I was always trying to help other students."

No room for spiritual or thought provoking commentaries in the QCT

I have been a subscriber to the QCT for the last six years. Even though I no longer live in Quebec City, I have continued to support it as an important vehicle for the Anglophone community.

Newly Published Book Details History of Seven Years’ War

Port Celebrates Half a Million Cruise Boat Visitors to Quebec City

Photo: Port of Quebec Administration

More than 500,000 passengers have disembarked from cruise ships at the Quebec City port of call since it was inaugurated in 2002.

"We are very proud that half a million people went through the new terminal," said Ross Gaudreault, President and CEO of the Port of Quebec, noting the cruise industry brings business to local restaurants, shops, taxis and the air port.

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