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Michele Morin-Doyle takes City Council seat

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Photo: QCT archives

Michele Morin-Doyle, during her recent campaign for City Council, promised to defend the interests of each individual in her district, Trait Carre in Charlesbourg. Now, she will get that chance.

The Olympic Flame to arrive in Quebec City December 2

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Photo: Photo by © VANOC/COVAN

The Olympic flame will bring its historic presence to Quebec City December 2.

Chalmers-Wesley United Church Concert des Professeurs

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A Concert des Professeurs, (music teachers of the Quebec Conservatory of Music) will be held at Chalmers-Wesley United Church, 78 rue Ste-Ursule in Old Quebec, on Thursday, November 19 at 8:00pm. There is no charge but a free-will offering will be received at the door to benefit the Fondation du Conservatoire de musique et d'art dramatique de Québec.

Generations of Medals

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My late grandfather, Second World War veteran L/Cpl Orville Giffin's medals beside my General Campaign Star.

Mayor Regis Labeaume laying wreath at the Cross of Sacrifice

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Photo Jay Ouellet,  Mayor Regis Lebeaume laying wreath on behalf of Quebec City:

Ernie Ross, 86

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Ernie Ross, 86,

of Shediac, N.B. passed away peacefully in his sleep November 8, 2009 at Canterbury Hall, Riverview, N.B. Predeceased by his loving wife Barbara (née Taylor) of 43 years, and youngest daughter Barbie.

Cry me a river: compassion, commitment and leadership by government essential in Valcartier’s tainted water

Living in the shadows of a military complex

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Photo: Doris Fritschmann

In February 2004, the CBC's Fifth Estate aired a story about Shannon, an Irish-Canadian village of approximately 4,000 people situated 30 kilometres north of Québec City; it is the birthplace of the late Mary O'Shea, the mother of Brian Mulroney.

Female quarterback blazes a trail at St. Pat’s High

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Photo: Marie White

By Marie White
At the tender age of 14, Anne-Laurence Harvey is a trailblazer.

Quebec soldiers who have made the ultimate sacrifice

Jonathan Couturier, 23, Royal 22e Régiment Battle Group, September 17; Improvised explosive device, Panjwai District, Afghanistan.

Private Patrick Lormand, 21,Chute-à-Blondeau, Ontario 2nd Battalion, Royal 22e Régiment Battle Group, September 13; Improvised explosive device, Panjwayi District, Afghanistan.

A German Priest’s thoughts on Remembrance Day

In Germany, Remembrance Day was established as a national holiday in 1934, in order to commemorate the soldiers who died when fighting for their home country. But the purpose had been changed after WWII. Since than, we commemorate on this day all people in the world, no matter from which country they are, who are victims of war.

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