March 26 2008 Edition

Riverdance bids adieu

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Photo: Jack Hartir, Abhann Productions 2004 (c)

Proud parents Sarah Williams and David Dupont,

 
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SLATER, George Robert

SLATER, George Robert — passed away in Ottawa, February 29, 2008, at
the age of 92. Beloved husband of the late Alice McPhee of Sillery. He
will be lovingly remembered by his daughter Barbara Fortin (Yves) of

McGOLDRICK, John

McGOLDRICK, John (Brossard QC) — Died suddenly on his way back from Florida, March 16, 2008, at the age of 81, husband of the late Eileen Kelly and father of Michael (Lucie Napert) of Ottawa, Larry of Montreal, and Donny (Mina Saunders) of Toronto, grandfather of Curniss and Garren.

Where homework is fun!

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At 3:05 on a weekday afternoon when most children are heading out the door to enjoy the good weather, Dollard-des-Ormeaux School’s Victory Hall comes alive.

LHSQ unveils impressive Writers’ Series for 2008

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Photo: Mitch Krupp

Six Quebec and Canadian authors will grace the library of the Literary and Historical Society of Quebec this spring during the 2008 Writers’ Series.

hey’ll come from far and wide to present their work to a new audience. One of them, Charles Mountford, splits his time between Stratford, Ontario, and Quebec City. Others are known for their book club favourites.

Sharon MacLeod has found her niche

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Five years ago, three newcomers arrived in Quebec City with dreams of starting new lives here with their Quebec-raised spouses. They found themselves together in the same French class at the Centre Louis-Jolliet in Limoilou.

This is the first of a three-part series recounting their stories.

Calling descendants from survivors of Brig Hannah

“Were your ancestor survivors of the tragic Hannah wreck?” A Montreal film production company wants to know!

During the Brig Hannah’s voyage from Newry, Ulster, to Quebec in 1849, it hit an iceberg and sank in the Gulf of the St.

Memorials and Things of Fame


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Make peace on the ice

It is unfortunate that penalties must be handed out to ensure that people do not beat each other senseless while playing a sport.

Quebec Remparts coach Patrick Roy and his son, goalie Jonathan Roy, were among those whose actions were penalized by the Quebec Major Junior Hockey League on Tuesday.

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