This is a follow-up to my letter published in the Quebec Chronicle-Telegraph on May 13 wherein I invited your readers to join me in my fight to have a racist slur removed from an exhibition at the Musée de la Civilisation de Québec.

OBITUARY: Madeleine (Boulet) HOBBS

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Madeleine Boulet, wife of the late Mr. Edward Hobbs and daughter of the late Armand Boulet and the late Jeanne Breton, passed away on March 8, 2020, at the age of 97, at Saint Brigid’s Home in Quebec City.

A commemorative mass will take place at a later date.

OBITUARY: Sheila Ann (born Kennedy) LEGER

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Water bomber takes practice runs over Lac Saint-Joseph

Photos by Cassandra Kerwin


Campgrounds are opening … with new rules and regulations

Photo: Lise Lafond

With all the travel restrictions and closed borders, going camping may be one of the few solutions left for us to gather and take a family vacation.

Enjoying the good life after three months of COVID confinement

Photos by Cassandra Kerwin


People lined up for some delicious ice cream on Avenue Maguire.


Julia Caron is the new voice of Quebec AM

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Photo: Cassandra Kerwin

It was 2009, and Julia Caron had just finished a long afternoon teaching English in Cap-Rouge. The excruciatingly slow bus ride through downtown traffic ended a few stops early, because the 2010 Olympic torch relay was scheduled to come through Place d’Youville. Caron heard protesters chanting and, intrigued, stepped a bit closer.

Opening for business, at last!

Photo by Danielle Burns


Goose-stepping yogis

Photo by Lise Lafond


Asterisk* be damned! Bring on the NHL play-ins!

Turning now to sports news. The National Hockey League (NHL) has announced its “return to play” plan. In an extraordinary move dictated by extraordinary times, the league has decided to include the Montreal Canadiens in the Stanley Cup playoffs.

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