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QCT 250th anniversary makes the news

250 years of English-language press in Quebec City garners bilingual press attention

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Photo: Françoise Paradis for the QCT

We're delighted to report that a tradition of 250 years of English-language news is newsworthy to other media, too.

QCT in the news

250 years of English-language press in Quebec City garners bilingual press attention

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Photo: Françoise Paradis for the QCT

We are delighted to report that a tradition of 250 years of English-language news in Quebec City is newsworthy to other media, too. The QCT's anniversary and related events have already been featured on a number of news outlets, and we anticipate more.

Celebrate 250: Community Essay Competition

Perhaps you're not the type to write a Letter to the Editor but have an insightful point of view you want to share. Or maybe you wonder whether the Letters to the Editor section has enough room to print all your opinions.

QCT journalists win big at QCNA Competition

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Being honoured by a jury of one's peers is one of the highest accolades possible. Yet this is exactly what the QCT received on Friday, May 31, 2013, from the Quebec Community Newspapers Association (QCNA).

Community Calendar of Events: ---- June 16 ➾

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Photo: SNACS Entrepreneurs

Imagine Picasso is spending the summer at the Quebec City Convention Centre from June 16 to Sept. 6. This huge immersive exhibit offers a fresh perspective on the Spanish artist’s work.

CEGEP St. Lawrence head: Bill 96 misses regional distinctions

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Photo: Photo from LinkedIn

CEGEP Champlain–St. Lawrence director Edward Berryman says Bill 96, the overhaul of Quebec’s language laws proposed by the Coalition Avenir Québec, does not take into account the differences between the several English-language colleges in Montreal and Quebec City’s only English-language CEGEP.

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Inflamed rhetoric around Bill 96 is harmful and counterproductive

It was with some disappointment that I read the QCGN’s press release respecting Bill 96 and its proposed changes to the Charter of the French Language published in the Chronicle-Telegraph on May 19.

V for Vaccination: Give it your best shot!

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Photo: Mary Jane Gray

For the past month we have encouraged readers to take a photo of themselves, flashing a V for vaccination, as a symbol of our community’s victory over the virus. Thank you to everyone who participated. The names of those who sent us their photos were put into a hat for a draw to win a QCT coffee mug, and the winner is . . . *drum roll* . . . Mary Jane Gray!

The old ‘cannonball tree’ is going … going . . . gone!

Photos by Shirley Nadeau

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Starting on March 16, tree removal experts slowly and carefully cut off and removed the upper branches of the famous “cannonball tree” at the corner of Rue du Corps-de-Garde and Rue Saint-Louis in Old Quebec.

Is it spring yet?

Photo by Lise Lafond

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