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CQSB Cross Country Championships held at Base de plein air de Sainte-Foy

Mother nature provided the perfect back drop for a classic cross country run, as light rain and autumn winds descended on the assembled athletes and spectators at this year’s edition of the CQSB Cross Country Championships held at the Base Plein Air Ste Foy this past Saturday morning.   Over 400 registered runners from CQSB schools as far away as Chibougamau took part in the event which featur

Bell Tower ringing at the Cathedral of the Holy Trinity

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Photo: Mike Reshitnyk

There will be demonstrations/explanations of English Change Ringing (bells) at the Cathedral of the Holy Trinity this coming weekend, October 10, 11 and 12. The demonstrations explain how change ringing came about, how the bells and ringing are different from all other types of bells, and other information about change ringing through the years.

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.

Thanksgiving, an important part of our English heritage

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Photo: Marie White

Quebec City is splendid in its golden-tinged hues of red and green that form the tapestry of the Thanksgiving weekend. Before the winter air turns the world white and stiff, nature gives the region a beautiful gift of colours, crisp air and bountiful harvests. If you are not leaving to visit relatives or friends this weekend, then what could be a special activity to do nearby 

History repeats itself? Or is it man that keeps repeating the same moral errors?

In response to Tim Pettipiece's Letter to the editor in the most recent issue of the QCT, concerning my four part article concerning "The coming of Corporate Fascism," I have the following things to say.

[Photo] New Reverend arrives to celebrate St. Andrew’s Church 250th anniversary

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Photo: Ken Shcankler, Rev. Katherine Burgess, new rector at St. Andrew’s

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2009 Quebec City Women's Club Annual Book Fair, October 31, 2009 9am to 4pm at EQLC

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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.

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.

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