June 16 2010 Edition

Commentary on British army ranks in the 1700s

Response to June 2 Article "British dominance of Irish site unacceptable" By Danny Rouleau.

2010 DDO School Graduates

Shannon’s Mayor Clive Kiley participated in the 2010 Shaved Head Challenge

Irish Heritage continues effort to move St. Pat’s plaque

Representatives of Irish Heritage Quebec are hoping several new resolutions being passed by local historical societies will provide the impetus for the removal a commemorative plaque from St. Patrick's High School.

"We're waiting for this to come up at the Comité de Commemoration," said IHQ's Joseph Lonergan this week.

St Andrew’s Congregation marks 200th anniversary of unique Scottish church

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Photo: Pauline Moisy

There are several churches in Quebec City's area which offer services in English, but St. Andrew's Presbyterian Church is the oldest one with Scottish origins. This weekend, members of the parish celebrated the 200th anniversary of their church building, which was dedicated in November, 1810, after the creation of the St. Andrew's Congregation by the Fraser Highlanders in 1759.

QHS graduates 57 seniors

 

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Last Friday's Quebec High School graduation marked the end of the high school careers of 57 students. The ceremonies began with the students being piped in by Pipe Major Alan Stairs of the 78th Fraser Highlanders.

Grand Rire Internet Ticket Contest

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Miller, Ernest 1920 – 2010

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Miller, Ernest 1920 – 2010

Holland School Graduation

Holland School Class of 2010 are as follows:
Lyna Abrougui, Laurie Arsenault, Matthew Aucoin, Bailey Beaudoin, Tristan Bédard, Sophie Belleau, Mélody Bessette, Douglas Surf Biron, Jeremy Boily-Lenden, Laurence Brasset, Laura Buteau, Daniel Cashaback-Myra, Andrew Charbonneau, Stacy Clair.

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