June 16 2010 Edition

Long wait for water nearly over for Shannon

The long wait for a new water system is nearly over in Shannon.

"We expect to have it between the 15th and 30th (of July)," said Shannon Mayor Clive Kiley Tuesday morning.
The water will come from three new wells drilled on the north side of the Jacques-Cartier River, away from the source of the contaminated groundwater.

Irish Heritage Québec celebrates CWL’s 85th anniversary

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Photo: Pauline Moisy

Twenty-five people gathered Monday evening to celebrate the 85th anniversary of the Catholic Women's League. A conference organized by Irish Heritage Quebec was held at St. Patrick's church to report the league's activities during the last years and answer questions from the public.

St. Patrick’s High School 2010 Awards

Valedictorian and Salutatorian Trophies
 
Peiyin Zhang & James Morse- Valedictorians
Eric Chang- Salutatorian
Presented by:  Steven Dopheide
 

Working together for success

Quebec Unique English Speaking Toastmasters (QUEST) Club is honoured at its 25th anniversary celebration.
At the club’s 25th anniversary celebration of its founding at Chateau Laurier, QUEST was honoured by the presence of high-ranking dignitaries from Toastmasters International. Sue Dalati, an international director of the organization, graced the event with her presence.

Morrin Centre’s pre-concert talks help people with music appreciation

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Photo: Pauline Moisy

Appreciating music requires a keen ear, but it is always better to have some information about the composer to understand what he really wanted to express in his work.

Grade 6 Graduates Ste-Foy Elementary School, 2009 - 2010

Alexandre Amyot, Megan Byrns, Thomas Crête-Varty, Jean-Simon Dallaire, Constantin De Sandro, Hugo Dion, Angela Duran-Gingras, Abeau Fawzy-Esmaiel, Emile Fortier, Antoine Gouin.
Elizabeth Harvey, Edouard Lamontagne, Kevin Mandeville, Florence Martin, Eric Massé, Amélie Pagé, Olivier Parent, Marie Perron, Sofia Ricci Piché, Enya Pouliot, Sajjad Shafiei Mayam, Roxane Thériault.

Newsie Notes for June 16, 2010

Canada Day Picnic, St. Andrew’s Presbyterian Church, Valcartier invites you to our annual picnic Thursday,July 1 at the Valcartier Community Centre at 3 p.m. Races! Euchre! Canteen! Bake Table! Fish Pond! Come and join the fun!

Lucille Wagner O’Connell 1921 - 2010

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Lucille Wagner O’Connell
1921 - 2010
 

Commentary on British army ranks in the 1700s

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

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