August 19 2009 Edition

Mount Hermon awaits word on renovation funding

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The Welcome Pavilion at Mount Hermon Cemetery, Sillery

Carac’Terre Showcases Ceramic Potters in Saint-Roch

Photo: Marika Wheeler

Over 45 potters are showcasing their work in one of the only shows in the province that focuses solely on pottery.

The show, named Carac'Terre, is put on at Place de l'Universite in Saint-Roch by the Association des céramistes de Quebec.

Hot Summer Nights

The weather specialist was almost dancing.

And who could blame him?

Frank Cavallero, you see, was telling his CBC-TV audience to prepare for five consecutive days of (GASP) sunny weather.

And after the whole-of-July-and-part-of-August we'd just endured, Frank had every right to dance.

KILEY, KING, 1946-2009






Clean Knives, Dirty Knives Equally Deadly

Photo: courtesy of California Pro Life Council

The Quebec Government's Bill 34 requires that, starting September 30, 2009, private abortuaries respect certain minimal standards of security, among others concerning the sterilization of surgical equipment.

It's of course very praiseworthy to protect the health of mothers. On the other hand, clean knives are just as deadly for babies as infected knives.

Gaelic Football Team Organizing Game for Celtic Festival


Memorials and Things of Fame


The Quebec Chronicle 

Stade Municipal painted green for Celtic Night

Photo: Jay Ouellet

The grass wasn't all that was green at Stade Municipal last weekend.

Les Capitales de Quebec wore Celtic green jerseys and the stands were dotted with the fabled colour as the local baseball team helped the Morrin Centre honour the city's Celtic heritage last weekend. The sounds of Celtic music filled the pre-game air Saturday, courtesy of the Matching Keys.

Mount Hermon awaits word on renovation funding

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Photo: Ken Schankler

The historic Mount Hermon Cemetery on Chemin Saint Louis in Sillery is awaiting final word from Parks Canada regarding a government contribution toward renovations now underway at the 160-year-old burial ground.

St. Matthews Cemetery

We are certainly pleased to read about the repairs to what is called "St. Matthew's Cemetery."

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