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The Odyssey Multimedia Exhibition – Free for Quebec City Residents

Submitted by the The National Battlefields Commission Quebec, December 2011 – The National Battlefields Commission invites residents of the greater Quebec City area to see for the first time, or to see

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Overdosing on Worn Out Christmas Music

You can’t keep him away for long, read on for Peter Stuart’s thoughts on the 2011 festive season: THOUGHTS ON CHRISTMAS 2011: OVERDOSING ON WORN OUT CHRISTMAS MUSIC, BOTH SACRED

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A Looming Debt Crisis That Nobody Wants to Really Talk About

We live in a nice cozy town. ‘It’s so clean here!’ say all the American tourists to me when they get off the motor coach in Old Québec when I give city tours in the summer months.

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Quebec Construction Industry Corruption Enquiry

THE NEWLY-MINTED COMMISION OF ENQUIRY INTO CORRUPTION IN THE CONSTRUCTION INDUSTRY: WHAT GOES AROUND COMES AROUND, BROTHER!  by Peter Stuart Well praise the Lord, Jean Charest, after being pestered by

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Are You a Rambler?

THE DEEP, DARK SECRET OF WHY MY FATHER DROVE RAMBLER AUTOMOBILES ALL THOSE YEARS AGO.  By Peter Stuart My father was a bit of an eccentric. He had a Scottish

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More Thoughts on the Quebec City Arena Project

THOUGHTS ON THE ARENA PROJECT, OUR DUAL COLONIAL HERITAGE, AND OUR EMERGING SENSE OF UNITY.  by Peter Stuart This past Wednesday, September 21, 2011, the National Assembly of Québec passed

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StoryTime at AngloStore – Fall Session 2011

*******THIS ACTIVITY IS FREE******* Back by popular demand, AngloStore and Les Services Emchar Inc. are running Saturday morning story time sessions in English. A selection of stories will be read

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Irish Heritage Quebec on Grosse Isle 2011

by Joe Lonergan Irish Heritage Quebec’s excursion to Grosse Isle this past Saturday proved to be a great success. The weather was beautiful with the warm August sun tempered by

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Killing Ruth – The Snuff Dialogues to Show in Montreal

Quebec City’s Cinegraphe Productions is proud to announce that their film ‘Killing Ruth – the Snuff Dialogues’ starring Irena Huljak, Dee Wallace (ET), Kevin Jackson (Hero) and Patrizio Sanzari now

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Enjoying the Summer Heat

Peter Stuart with a different take on a Quebec City summer: ENJOYING THE SUMMER HEAT? IT’LL SOON BE ALL GONE, AND WE’LL BE TALKING ABOUT THE ARENA PROJECT AGAIN! So,

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Excursion to Grosse Isle 2011

Irish Heritage Quebec has organized an excursion to Grosse Isle for August 13. The Irish Ambassador Ray Bassett has accepted an invitation to the event. Those wishing to come are invited

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English-Speaking AA in Quebec City

Did you know that Alcoholics Anonymous (A.A.) came to Quebec City way back in 1950? In fact, it was an English-speaking man of Scottish-English origin by the name of Claude…

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Quebec City Walking Tours

LifeinQuebec.com, in conjunction with our parent company Les Services Emchar Inc., has organized a Quebec City Walking Tour and historical information lecture for summer 2011. To provide this service, we’re working

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Patriotes or Victoria Day?

This article came in too late to be published before Victoria Day / Fête des patriotes, however, the author explains about the recent long weekend and its historical origins and