December 8 2010 Edition

ESL Teachers Christmas Dinner

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Mr. Benoit Lafrance, President of Télélangues International, came from Montreal to attend the teacher's annual Christmas dinner held at the Momento Restaurant on Cartier Avenue. More than twenty of the school's teachers were on hand.

Literary Feast at the Morrin Centre

Photo: Pierre Little

The Literary and Historical Society of Quebec held its 2nd edition of the Literary Feast, an annual fundraising dinner at the Morrin Centre on Tuesday, December 7. Quebec City former mayor and Morrin Centre supporter, Me Jean-Paul L'Allier acted as Honorary Chair. The keynote speakers were Professor Donald Fyson and author, Louisa Blair, both nationally recognized for their expertise in history.

Hark the Herald Angels Sing!

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Under the musical and artistic direction of Marie Coulombe, the Chœur de la Colline and the Chœur de l'Isle d'Orléans will be uniting their passion and talents on December 10 and 12, 2010, for a wonderful Christmas concert.

Priorities of English Quebec included in report on Immigration within Official Language Minority Communities

December 8 2010 Edition

Montreal, December 2, 2010 - The Quebec Community Groups Network is pleased that Quebec's English-speaking community was consulted and its concerns included in a House of Commons Standing Committee on Official Languages study of Immigration as a Development Tool in Official Language Minority Communities.

Battle of the St. Lawrence, Part 3

"A Roar like Thunder:" The sinking of HMCS Shawinigan, November 24, 1944

Photo: Canadian Navy archives

On November 27, 2010, in Port-aux-Basque, NL, the Canadian Navy honoured the 90 crewmembers of HMCS Shawinigan, lost during the Battle of the St. Lawrence. This is the third of five articles about this event.

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