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Davie shipyard ramps up operations again and plans to hire 500 new workers

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Photo: Courtesy of Davie Yards

Davie Yards Inc. is bucking the downsizing trend in the Canadian manufacturing sector by beginning a new hiring campaign for skilled labourers as it ramps up its shipbuilding operations again in Lévis.

Memorials and Things of Fame

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A Wonderful First Time at the Shannon Irish Show!

A few lines to express my appreciation to all those involved in the organization of the 2009 Irish Show that took place in Shannon last Saturday. How could I have not gone in all my 30-odd years in Quebec City!

Conquest or Dialogue?

In light of the recent controversy in both the English- and French-language media concerning the National Battlefields Commission's wish to re-enact the Battle of the Plains of Abraham to mark its 250th anniversary , a few thoughts come to mind.

St. Patrick's Day Mass 5:30 PM at St. Patrick's Patrish

1145, de Salaberry Quebec City (Quebec) G1R 2V6

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Who was Saint Patrick?

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RSVP Retirement Party Announced for Mr. Rick Dollard

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Mr. Rick Dollard's retirement will be celebrated on Saturday May 2, 2009. For this occasion the organizing committee would like to invite all former students, colleagues and friends to join us at the Aquarium de Quebec for a cocktail. Samples of some of his art work will be there for a private showing. Please fill in and return the form below prior to April 15, 2009 if you wish to attend.

Memorials and Things of Fame

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The Morning Chronicle

Missing Saint Patrick’s Day and Quebec City and Times Gone By

When I was growing up in Quebec City, it was very important to demonstrate on St. Patrick's Day.
Because we were a small proportion of the population it was most imperative we overdo our Irish roots.
You did not necessarily have to be Irish -- there were Italians, Greeks and Germans belonging to our group.

Shannon Irish Show honours long-time favorite crooner

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He might be singing about Clancy's Wooden Wedding, but it's a silver anniversary for Richard Leahy at the Shannon Irish Show this coming Saturday.

The 2009 edition of the show will honour Leahy and mark the Irish folk singer's 25th on-stage performance at the community's annual event to celebrate St. Patrick's Day.

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