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Kingsland carves genealogy tree for Côte de Beaupré

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Photo: courtesy of Scott Kingsland

Locally renowned wood-sculptor Scott Kingsland, along with his wife, Françoise Lavoie, unveiled their latest project last month for the Centre de Généalogie, des Archives et des biens culturels on the Côte de Beaupré. The work, entitled L’arbre de nos ancêtres, is an enormous carved genealogy tree for the region’s familles de souches.

Fraser teaches reservists lifelong learning skills

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Photo: courtesy of Eric Fraser

Eric Fraser’s 35th Engineers reserves regiment takes seriously the reservist lifestyle of fitness, work, and school. In an effort to make the school part a bit easier, Fraser’s Ste. Foy-based reserves unit is about to become the first in Canada to incorporate practical study tips and healthy study habits into its training regiment this fall.

Quebec City to dodge housing crisis: industry experts

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Photo: Scott French

Homeowners in Quebec City can rest easy about real estate values, despite the sub-prime mortgage crisis wreaking havoc on real estate prices south of the border. The crisis is unlikely to creep north according to industry experts, because of Quebec City’s uniquely guarded housing market and well-regulated Canadian banking system.

What Quebec City’s English-speakers want from Canada’s next government

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Photo: Scott French

On the eve of Tuesday’s federal election, the QCT asked people in Quebec’s English-speaking community about the issues they feel are most important for Canada’s new government to address.

Parents waiting to pick up their children from Holland School on the Thursday before the long weekend offered a variety of answers, from Afghanistan to health care in the province.

TERRY FOX RUN at St-Vincent School

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Once again this year, on September 26th, students and staff members ofSt-Vincent School have participated in the annual Terry Fox Run which tookplace on the adjacent soccer field.

The challenges of depression in older adults

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QEII leaves Quebec City for the last time

Protest at the Citadel against Henry Morgetaler receiving the Order of Canada

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St. Lawrence Lions win another provincial golf title [photo]

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Front: Anne-Catherine Tanguay, Alexandra Fortier, Anouk
Charbonneau, Kevin Bergeron

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Quebec High School Alumni Golf Tournament in Vineland, Ontario

 

QCT Still Looking for Sales & Marketing Person


Compensation between $30,000 and $40,000 depending on qualifications.  Salary, plus commision.

 

Boyd, Edna Beatrice (Bennett), 1922 - 2008

Boyd, Edna Beatrice (Bennett), 1922 - 2008

KILEY, Joan (Conway) 1925-2008

 

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CQSB Cross-Country Run

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CQSB Cross-Country Run
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Saving green by going green: a how-to guide

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(NC)-Improving the world’s ecology and your own economy may be easier than many people realize. Right now, the Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation reports that the average Canadian household generates more than 60,000 pounds of CO2 (the most common greenhouse gas) emissions a year.

Winters can be warm without being pricey

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(NC)-With the onset of the fall season, colder temperatures and snow will soon be here. In light of increasing fuel prices, that first large heating bill may come as a shock!

Coeur de Pirate steals Quebec City hearts with love songs

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Photo: Matthew Mendel

Coeur de Pirate is the new musical sensation in the province of Quebec. She is a tattoo-clad 19-year-old musician, dressed in black and adorned with a wild head of hair that seems at once chaotic and perfectly kempt.

International Literacy Day: the health benefits of reading

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Photo: Susanne Bergmann

Each year in September, UNESCO reminds us of the importance of literacy and adult learning by celebrating International Literacy Day. This year’s special focus was on literacy and health.

Bad day for an election

Of all the days of the year Stephen Harper could have picked for our next election, why did he pick the one he did?
The day following National Thanksgiving Monday.

By acting thus, the primest of all ministers has in all probability incurred the wrath of an entire segment of his electorate: the Quebec south shore summer cottage community.

Goodbye, dear maples

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When the Old Fellow and I first bought our house we already had one child and another on the way. We were absolutely delighted with ourselves although we had a few worries, like how we would ever pay back $13,000, which was a monstrous sum at that time.

To know or not to know

Montrealer wins Morrin Centre’s New Anglo Contest

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Photo: Scott French

And they’re off ...

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The start of the Pre-Mosquito girls elementary cross-country run.  The event, held annually, draws schools from across the Central Quebec School Board.

Book celebrates Chamber of Commerce’s 200th anniversary, Anglo roots

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Photo: Scott French

Quebec-Centre shapes up as two‑horse race

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Photo: Scott French

SLC teachers take to the picket line in protest of wages, hours

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Photo: Scott French

Another Provincial Golf Title for the St. Lawrence Lions

The Lions Golf team defended their Provincial crown with success and that for the seventh time in the last nine years.

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Photo: Christian Brosseau

By Christian Brosseau

Annual Craft Sale Oct 19th

The A.S. Johnson/St. Patrick School Foundation will hold its 14th Annual Craft Sale at the school, 919 Rue Mooney O., Thetford Mines, from 10 to 4 p.m. October 19, 2008.

A variety of crafts, knitting and home-baked goods and luch are available. Proceeds to fund the breakfast and other school programs.

LIONS HOCKEY TEAM TRAVELS TO WOOSTER OHIO

The Saint Lawrence Lions hockey team traveled 2600 kilometers to play a double header against the Wooster Oilers in United Junior Hockey league action this weekend.

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by Mike Labadie

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