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Community groups join CBC Radio One in Quebec City

During the past two years, the Community Health and Social Services Network (CHSSN) has collaborated with CBC Radio One “Breakaway” in Quebec City and an independent producer, Bruce Todman, to develop 22 radio episodes.These segments featured personal stories about the challenges for the province’s English-speaking community to access health and social services, while giving a sense of the t

Collège FXG’s Vincent Fillion runs in Chicago Marathon

On Sunday October 9, Vincent Fillion, number 960, bolted from the 7:30 a.m. starting line in warm, sunny Chicago to run the 42.2 km in 3:08:45 minutes.

Travel to the Russia of the Tsars and Gypsies with violinist Sergei Trofanov


The Charlesbourg Historical Society, Cégep Limoilou and the arrondissement of Charlesbourg invite you to discover Russian violinist Sergei Trofanov on Sunday, October 16, at 2:00 p.m. This free concert, part of the 9th edition of the series De concert avec l’histoire, will take place in the Salle Montaigne at Cégep Limoilou, located at 7600 - 3e Avenue Est.

Solve the mystery and make crime pay for you!

The first annual QuebeCrime Festival is just two weeks away and tickets are already on sale. Four lucky Quebec Chronicle-Telegraph readers will win all-access passes to the event (a $50 value) by correctly answering the mystery trivia questions. Find your clues online at and be the first to email your answers to [email protected]. Good luck!

Go Jets and Nordiques! You are missed . . .

I am a resident in Winnipeg.  As you no doubt know,  we, the Jets, are back in the NHL and will play our first regular season game here Sunday.  It is my hope that Quebec City gets back into the NHL soon too. When you lost the Nordiques, you suffered as we did when we lost the Jets.

The Painter

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Photo: Bill Cox

This beautiful October day, warm and bright with sunlight, could not distract my attention to the even more brilliant works of the artist installed in Place Royale Square across from the Notre-Dame-des-Victoires Church in Old Quebec.

Memorials and Things of Fame for October 12, 2011

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Three Quebec women honoured for outstanding contributions to the vitality of English-speaking Quebec

The Quebec Community Groups Network (QCGN) is pleased to announce the winners of the third annual Sheila and Victor Goldbloom Distinguished Community Service Award which celebrates individuals who have gone above and beyond in contributing to the vitality and understanding of English-speaking Quebec.

Grady Agnes Gagnon - 1921 - 2011




WOOD, Iona McCoubrey 1924-2011