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LHSQ cancels controversial book auction

Photo: Mike Reshitnyk

The silent book auction that wasn't will not be.

The Literary and Historical Society of Quebec has decided it will not proceed with the a controversial auction of old books it postponed last September following divisions in the community and the society's own membership.

DDO students fill bags with love for literacy in Africa

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Photo: Claire Giroux Spiritual Animator DDO School

To teach about other countries in the world is an important mandate at Dollard-des-Ormeaux School, but to help our students discover the realities that other children must face is just as important.

One of the great challenges that students in developing countries are confronted with is the lack of simple learning materials.

Katimavik attracts student volunteers across Canada

Photo: Scott French

In the shadow of the Site Historique de la Visitation, a church that once hosted one of New France's first religious communities, a Katimavik house has been introducing young English Canadians to the French Canadian culture for decades.

One person dead following fire at Complexe Samuel Holland

Photo: Scott French


Jeffery Hale Exposition Révélation

Spring art exhibit


Moe Rosenhek Volunteer Award

Time to honor a deserving volunteer


Photos from Shannon Irish Show 2009


Check Your Mail Boxes ...

JHCS Volunteer Appreciation invitations are in the mail


National Volunteer Appreciation Week is fast approaching. If you volunteered with Jeffery Hale Community Services (JHCS) over the past year, you should soon receive an invitation in the mail. Our volunteers are in for a special treat this year.

Larkin Kerwin boardroom inaugurated at St. Lawrence

Photo: Terry Kerwin

The memory of a man known for his great intelligence and compassion will now preside over the boardroom deliberations of the school he helped found.

Champlain St. Lawrence officially named its boardroom in honour of the late Dr. Larkin Kerwin in a ceremony that brought the school's administrators, the Kerwin family, and community members together last Friday.

Quebec City English school enrollment is increasing

The Central Quebec School Board is celebrating the news that it is one of the only regions to see an increase in enrolment in English public schools in the province.

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