April 20 2016 Edition

News Digest April 20 2016


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QAC’s Opening Night to remember

Photo: courtesy of Quebec Art Company

Public Speaking Competition at St. Patrick's High School

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Photo: by Steven Dopheide

Fresh eggs: does your municipality permit backyard chickens?

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Photo: by Lise Lafond

Just imagine waking up and going out to the hen house in your backyard to collect fresh eggs for breakfast. Keeping chickens is gaining in popularity, and there are a number of reasons why:

Memorials and Things of Fame

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The Morning Chronicle

The story behind Rue Horatio-Nelson

Photo: by Bill Cox

Rue Horatio-Nelson is a short street in Quebec City named in honour of Admiral Horatio Nelson, 1st Viscount Nelson, a British flag officer in the Royal Navy. 

Club Musical announces its 2016-2017 season

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Photo: copyright by Lars Borges/Mercury Classics

To top off the celebration of its 125th anniversary, the Club Musical de Québec proposes a trip around the world. No need for you to go anywhere, however, because some of the world’s greatest musicians will be coming to Quebec City. 

JHCP thanks volunteers for be’an there

Photo: Shirley Nadeau

On April 15, Jeffery Hale Community Partners, Jeffery Hale–Saint Brigid’s and the Jeffery Hale–Saint Brigid’s Friends’ Foundation held a happy hour at the Centre des Loisirs St-Sacrement to thank the hundreds of volunteers in their community of care. 

Special needs forum brings resources to families

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Photo: Sarah Barclay

SLC Lion “Kings” roar to glory once more

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Photo: Jérémie Ouellet

On the second anniversary of their last provincial title, the CEGEP Champlain–St. Lawrence (SLC) Lions recaptured their throne in Ancienne-Lorette, where 1,200 anxious spectators witnessed the closing of the door on their neighbouring rivals from Cégep de Sainte-Foy. 

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