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Wendake's Special Summer Events

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Photo: Marie White

Wendake’s Special Summer Attractions

Modified Hours at the Jeffery Hale Emergency

The medical team at the Jeffery Hale wishes to inform Quebec City residents that its emergency will be reducing its opening hours over the next few days due to a  lack of medical resources and vacations being taken during this period.
 

Quebec City’s Iranian community reacts to recent turmoil in Iran

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Photo: Courtesy of an anonymous contributor

As the world turns wide-opened eyes toward Tehran, where clashes and riots have erupted almost every day following the re-election of President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad, many members of Quebec City's Iranian community are expressing profound frustration over the situation in their native country.

Jeffrey Hale gravesite [photo]

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The tomb of Jeffery Hale (r) in Tunbridge Wells, Kent, England, needs to be repaired. The sapling in this photo has since been removed but it, and others, created crevices in the tomb's mortar.

Wendake history on display

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Photo: Jean-Louis Régis

Thirteen artists will recreate the world in 75 minutes, three nights a week through the end of August, complete with dancing, singing, art and "a special kind of pyrotechnics."

Condos come to Belvedere

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The excavation work for new condos on Avenue Belvédère is well under way. The development, called La Cours des Braves, will be four stories high and count 58 units.

Others had fun [photo]

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Nathalie Magnan, Xenos Khan and their two children, Thomas, 3, and Alexia, 6 show off their painted Fleur-de-lis and coloured hair at the Grande Tablée on June 24 by artists.

Memorials and Things of Fame

Chronicle Telegraph

Memorials and Things of Fame

Researched and compiled by Catherine Mills Rouleau

July 1, 2009

 

Special return for ex-Quebecer with Buffalo vocal group

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Photo: Farrell Photography, Amherst, NY

Richard Darisse's visit to Quebec this week will be special in many ways.

Crews clean up after big Fete

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Photo: Marika Wheeler

The morning after the St-Jean-Baptist Day party in the upper town, streets and green spaces were carpeted with garbage. Crushed beer cans had accumulated against curbs, and broken glass littered the streets.

It's a mess the city sees only once a year and one it has become efficient in cleaning up.

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