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."

François Vincent Kiowarini

Re: The Huron-Wendat nation honours Francois .. QCT August 12, 2009, page 4.

I am a resident of Stittsville (Ottawa) who enjoys reading the Quebec Chronicle-Telegraph regularly. Congratulations on a usually well-written and interesting paper. I needed, unfortunately though, to relay to you my keen disappointment in two errors in the article`s title on the passing of François Vincent, a well-known Huron-Wendat cultural leader.

Buildings Come and Go

Because things are changing all the time, buildings come down and newer ones go up, sometimes you come to a corner and can't figure out just where you are. Once you become accustomed to the new surroundings, you forget what was there before.

Jeffery Hale Golf Tournament Registration

Now is the time to register for the Jeffery Hale Annual Golf
Tournament. It will be taking place Thursday, September 17 at the Club
de Golf Grand Portneuf. For more information or to register please call
the Foundation office at 418 684-2260.

The Huron-Wendat nation honours François Vincent Kiowarini at Pow Wow

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Photo: Marie White


Under a vast blue sky dotted with cloud puffs, the Huron-Wendat nation gathered to honour one of theirs at this year's annual pow wow organized by Tourisme Wendake. François Vincent Kiowarini passed away last February but the legacy of his cultural contributions and historical research live on.

La Fête de la Nouvelle France

Photo: Marika Wheeler


Above: The 78th Fraser Highlanders bagpipe ensemble performed last week at the annual Fête de la Nouvelle France, which for the fi rst time included Celtic, Irish and Scottish influences.



Finally! Saint Brigid’s expansion project gets rolling


Artist rendition of the expansion of Saint Brigid's Home. Foundation work began last week.

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