Editor's Pick

QCT 250th anniversary makes the news

250 years of English-language press in Quebec City garners bilingual press attention

20140616_QCT plaque (36)_c_cr.jpg
Photo: Françoise Paradis for the QCT

We're delighted to report that a tradition of 250 years of English-language news is newsworthy to other media, too.

QCT in the news

250 years of English-language press in Quebec City garners bilingual press attention

20140616_QCT plaque (36)_c_cr.jpg
Photo: Françoise Paradis for the QCT

We are delighted to report that a tradition of 250 years of English-language news in Quebec City is newsworthy to other media, too. The QCT's anniversary and related events have already been featured on a number of news outlets, and we anticipate more.

Celebrate 250: Community Essay Competition

Perhaps you're not the type to write a Letter to the Editor but have an insightful point of view you want to share. Or maybe you wonder whether the Letters to the Editor section has enough room to print all your opinions.

QCT journalists win big at QCNA Competition

qct.jpg

Being honoured by a jury of one's peers is one of the highest accolades possible. Yet this is exactly what the QCT received on Friday, May 31, 2013, from the Quebec Community Newspapers Association (QCNA).

Quebec imposes curfew hoping to curb COVID-19

11321_quebec curfew.png
Photo: Screenshot from Facebook

The decision of the Quebec government to impose a curfew became real for most of the population at about 6:30 on Saturday, Jan. 9. At that time, security alerts on cell phones began sounding the warning that the curfew would take effect at 8 p.m that night.

The QCT remembers and honours Jay Ouellet

1621_jay1.jpg
Photo: Shirley Nadeau from QCT archives

 

 

Comet Neowise appears in sky over Quebec City (photo by Jay Ouellet)

July 27, 2020

NEOWISE July 14 QCT.jpg
Photo: Jay Ouellet

‘Videos from the North Pole’ are a real FUNraiser

121620_CCHC shirley.JPG
Photo: Mrs. Claus

It is unlikely to surprise anyone to learn that the Coronavirus Grinch prevented Santa from dropping by the Jeffery Hale Hospital this year for the HO! HO! HO! Here We Go Again children’s Christmas party that usually takes place in the Coin Soleil. This annual get-together for English-speaking parents and their young children has become a holiday tradition for many families in our community.

Support the Community Christmas Hamper Campaign online

Logo_Christmas_Hamper-F_25th.jpg
Photo: Community Christmas Hamper Campaign

Due to COVID-19, all fundraising events for the Community Christmas Hamper Campaign are taking place online this year. Here are a few initiatives you can support:

Chocolate chip cookie and mac ’n cheese recipe ingredients in Mason jars are on sale, a joint initiative of SNACS and Rise. The deadline to order is Dec. 10.

Remembrance Day ceremony held at Cross of Sacrifice

111820_remembrance cross red.jpg
Photo: Cassandra Kerwin

The sun rose in a glorious red sky on Nov. 11, a harbinger of the unusually warm fall day and the Remembrance Day ceremony that followed.

Although this year marks the 75th anniversary of the end of the Second World War, the military and civilian ceremony held at the Cross of Sacrifice on Grande Allée in Quebec City was greatly reduced in size, due to the pandemic.

Syndicate content