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A letter-writing campaign is one of the latest efforts in an outpouring of support for the Muslim community in Quebec City since the mosque shooting three months ago.
Strong winds at high tide helped push the St. Lawrence River over its banks near Dalhousie Street for a second day in a row Friday morning, closing the street to ...
Quebec CITY - "This is the first drink that most teenagers in Quebec City get drunk on," our guide Francois Vidal said, as we sipped glasses of Caribou.
SAINT-APOLLINAIRE, Que. - About 40 people who are opposed to the establishment of a Muslim cemetery near Quebec City have signed requests to block a zoning change for the proposed site.
Are you obsessed with the robust dining scene in Quebec City? Do you have proven journalistic chops? There might just be a freelance position available here at Eater Montreal.
Among the nine provincial teams at this week's tournament, Rouble says that Quebec and Ontario are the two teams to watch out for since "they have the most fighters.
Bea Serdon/Special to The Intelligencer Jerry Saleh, Coun. garnet Thompson, Imam Mohammed Saleh, Mayor Taso Christopher, Coun. Egerton Boyce and MP Neil Ellis pose with the flag that was flown at half-mast during Belleville's February 2 vigil.
City crews expect the hole could grow even bigger. No one was hurt. "Well yikes! I was just glad there were no buses, no cars that were going over at that time," said Susan Beaudette, who works at one of two schools near the sink hole.
Tenants' rights activists were protesting in Quebec City Monday, arguing the province's rental board gives landlords preferential treatment.
Ten west Quebec municipalities will receive emergency financial assistance from the province to help deal with intensifying spring flooding.
Heavy rain and spring snow runoff have caused severe flooding on the Ottawa and Rigaud rivers in Quebec, Canada, prompting a state of emergency and evacuations.
The nephew of one of the shooting victims in the Quebec City mosque attack has pleaded guilty to threatening to kill accused gunman Alexandre Bissonnette.
The nephew of one of the victims of the Quebec City mosque shooting in January is facing charges of making death threats against the alleged shooter and his family, according to multiple media reports Tuesday.
One person describes their shaking hands, another expresses faith in their strength, a third scribbles a few words in Arabic. These are some of the sentiments contained in dozens of letters handwritten to the Quebec City's Muslim community as they ...
Municipalities have several tools for collecting unpaid fines. Ontario drivers who haven't paid their tickets may find they can't renew their licence plate stickers until the fines are cleared.
Two hospitals in Quebec City have been increasingly unable to staff their emergency rooms with doctors, a problem that health-care advocates warn will affect ...
This week, while sabres rattled over the antics of dictators and madmen in Syria and North Korea, Canadians were called to remember the consequences of other mindless acts of belligerence, a century ago.
Desperately fighting for a place in the top four, "Manchester City", will try to beat away a strong "Southampton", which has already reached does not solve any problems in the Premier League.
DAN HEATH/STAFF PHOTOAt the Valcour Conference Center Quebec Minister of Native Affairs Geoffrey Kelley talks about "vivre ensemble" - living together - those topics at the Valcour Conference Center.
A small Quebec town will be home to some very large men this summer, but that won't include one of the biggest names in bodybuilding and movie history.
Public Safety Minister Martin Coiteux announced the government's intention after tabling legislation Thursday to better control dogs in the province, particularly ...
Quebec City is just a hop, skip and a jump away from Montreal, and if you think Montreal is beautiful and historic, then you need to check out our provincial capital.
Like, for example, Quebec's Bonaventure River. Situated near Bonaventure, Quebec, in the Gaspe Peninsula, this river is actually the most stunning thing I've ever stumbled upon.
CHATEAUGUAY, Que. - Alcohol was not a factor in a head-on crash that killed four people and injured four others south of Montreal, Quebec provincial police said Tuesday. Sgt. Daniel Thibaudeau said it appears a vehicle driven by an 80-year-old man ...
DENVER (AP) - A ski resort company that stretches from Quebec to Colorado was purchased Monday by the Aspen Skiing Co., setting up seismic changes in a sector with few multistate ski operators.
(P.E.I. does expect a small deficit for 2016-2017 but forecasts three years of surpluses after that.) But Quebec even had room for about $1 billion worth of income-tax cuts and a spending boost of 4.1 per cent, much of which will go to health care and ...
Two community greenhouses already exist in Kuujjuaq, 1,400 kilometres north of Montreal - the main town in the Quebec Inuit territory of Nunavik. There, local greenhouse participants have been growing food for themselves and their neighbours for ...
The so-called two solitudes kept growing side by side, but the amalgamation of smaller Municipalities on both sides of the river into the cities of Ottawa and Gatineau changed everything. Overnight, Gatineau became Quebec's fourth-largest city and ...
The commission was created after a series of revelations showing that the Montreal police and the SQ had obtained search warrants giving them details on the inbound and outbound cellphone calls made by a number of Quebec journalists. In the case of the ...
Quebec is setting aside $175 million over the next five years to decontaminate valuable land that has been sitting vacant for years.
While biennial visitors can see works by established names such as Christian Boltanski or Annette Messager in the more clearly distinguished venues, casual city wanderers may also find themselves unwittingly face-to-face with pop-up installations. This ...
Maple syrup isn't just for pancakes anymore, thanks to a group of maple syrup producers in Quebec who are trying to turn a cottage industry into a global empire.
An English-language writers' festival in the heart of Quebec City has attracted some big names in literature. In the most French-speaking city in North America, festivalgoers can take part in events with bestselling authors from around the world. Award ...
Sylvain Duquette was arrested at a Shawinigan gas station after deadly encounters at two nearby residences in the town 150 kilometres west of Quebec City that left three women, including the wife of his deceased brother, dead. Duquette's father, was ...
A quiet Quebec town is in tears and tatters after a grisly triple murder. Cops say the suspected killer - identified by Quebec media as 51-year-old Sylvain Duquette - knew the three slain women. The bloodbath occurred Wednesday evening and the ...
Emma Czornobaj, the Quebec woman who stopped her car on a highway to allow some ducklings to cross, was in the province's top court to appeal her ...
The top five cities in Canada included Montreal, with 13 hotels, Quebec City (11), Toronto (8), Vancouver (8) and Whistler (4).
Although Mamadou doesn't know anyone in Montreal, aside from his lawyer, he speaks French and English and says he already feels comfortable in the city. He'd like to get a work permit and an apartment of his own. "I drove a cab in New York City, I can ...
The Quebec City mosque targeted by a lone gunman this past January hosted a "dinner of hope" to honour the victims of the deadly shooting and show solidarity with their families.
Alexandre Bissonnette, a suspect in a shooting at a Quebec City mosque, arrives at the court house in Quebec City on February 21.
A young mourner lays her head on one of the caskets during Feb. 3 funeral services for three of the victims of the Quebec City mosque shooting. Though the city has had a Muslim community for generations, there is no Muslim cemetery in Quebec City.
Three people are dead following a crash northeast of Quebec City on Monday evening. police say the three women -- two in their 20s and one in her 50s -- died after the driver of one car lost control of the vehicle on a highway near Beaupre, Que.
Several teams tried to fill the void left behind by the Nordiques in Quebec City. First came the Rafales of the International hockey League, who operated from 1996 to 1998, then the Montreal Canadiens' farm team, the Citadelles, from 1999 to 2002.
This summer, the City of Coquitlam will showcase a seven-metre-tall replica of this quintessential B.C. statue at Canada's largest horticultural event, from Canada Day (July 1) to October 15 in Gatineau, Quebec. City of Coquitlam gardeners Erin Gorby ...
Environment Canada has issued a smog warning for Montreal and areas north and south of the city as well as the for Quebec City area. The warning is in effect due to high concentrations of air pollutants. Conditions are expected to improve by midday.
As one of said obnoxious Snapchatters in Florida, cold weather and I do not jive. But this year I got up to Canada to experience the season in Quebec City and Montreal, and after seeing how they've taken something cold and gray and filled it with light ...
WATCH ABOVE: Quebec City is hosting the shining stars of cross-country skiing on the Plains of Abraham. As Global's Raquel Fletcher reports, World Cup event is causing quite a buzz because a hometown athlete is in podium position.
Quebec drivers are still dodging Ottawa's red-light cameras, with roughly 5700 vehicles caught burning stop lights last year and none of the motorists receiving a ...
Quebec's Squeeze studio (Cracked) has announced a new division dedicated to realistic animation: MOOV. Located in Squeeze's offices, MOOV launches as ...







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