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Goodbye, dear maples

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Photo: courtesy of nyekids.com

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

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

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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

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.

Girl Guides struggle to find a niche in modern Quebec

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Ninety-nine years ago a daring group of girls attended a scouting rally in London, England. Until that point scouting had been the exclusive domain of boys, but these girls demanded the same privileges and adventures to which the Boy Scouts were entitled. So under the guidance of Agnes Baden-Powel, the first Girl Guide troop was created.

Toddler Time October 10

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Toddler Time is a fun activity just for 3 and 4 year olds.  Come sing songs, hear stories and make crafts.  This month’s theme is Halloween.

October 1, 2008: Moms’ Nite-Out

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Every mom needs time out from parental responsibilities now and then. It's perfectly normal. Admit it - you're dying to make some new women friends who are in the same life stage and who speak English!

Happy Jewish New Year

Quebec Bridge is falling down

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Photo: Photo: QCT archives

Its construction was considered a major engineering feat; for many years it was justifiably the pride of our city.
And look at it now.

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