So long, 2019 – a look back at the highs and lows

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Photo: Jonathan Letellier-Black

Thousands of curious people lined up to visit Quebec City’s newest cultural jewel, Le Diamant, when it opened in September 2019.

When I was 17, it was a very good year ...” Old Blue Eyes couldn’t have crooned it better. For people of approximately Frank Sinatra’s generation, it’s frightening to realize those who turned 17 in 2019 were born in 2002, the year after 9/11, when the world changed in an awful and dramatic way.