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Artist Spotlight: Rachelle Bussières

Artist Spotlight: Rachelle Bussières

A selection of work by artist Rachelle Bussières. Intersecting photography and sculpture — two-dimensional image and three-dimensional object — Bussières moves through a collision of materials,
Via’s case for high-frequency-rail project better without Montreal-Quebec City leg: Internal doc

Via’s case for high-frequency-rail project better without Montreal-Quebec City leg: Internal doc

OTTAWA — Via Rail’s business case for a multibillion-dollar high-frequency-rail project between Toronto and Quebec City would receive a boost if it ditched the stretch from Montreal to Quebec City,
Woman abandoned on Air Canada plane considering legal action?

Woman abandoned on Air Canada plane considering legal action?

An Ontario woman who was locked inside an Air Canada plane hours after her flight may be considering legal action. According to CTV News, Tiffani Louise O’Brien has hired a lawyer after she was left
Music fans have plenty of reason to love Québec City this summer

Music fans have plenty of reason to love Québec City this summer

For music fans looking to hit the road on their own tour, Québec City has plenty to offer. In addition to its rich culinary history and European charm, this super walkable destination also plays host
Who's Keeping The NHL Out Of Quebec City?

Who's Keeping The NHL Out Of Quebec City?

Go to a New York Islanders game at Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York, and you will be treated to a relatively quiet evening. One whole end of the arena sits empty because it overhangs one of the
Passenger rail advocate calls VIA’s proposed Ontario-Quebec a ‘tourist train’ to the ‘hinterland’

Passenger rail advocate calls VIA’s proposed Ontario-Quebec a ‘tourist train’ to the ‘hinterland’

An Ontario passenger rail advocate has called VIA Rail Canada’s proposed $4-billion plan for a high-frequency rail (HFR) service between Ontario and Quebec “seriously flawed” ahead of Tuesday’s budget
Canadian judge sentences man who killed 6 at mosque

Canadian judge sentences man who killed 6 at mosque

A French-Canadian man who shot dead six Muslim men in a Quebec City mosque in 2017 has been sentenced to serve 40 years in prison before being eligible for parole.
Canadian judge sentences man who killed 6 at mosque

Canadian judge sentences man who killed 6 at mosque

A French-Canadian man who shot dead six Muslim men in a Quebec City mosque in 2017 has been sentenced to serve 40 years in prison before being eligible for parole.
Canadian judge sentences man who killed 6 at mosque

Canadian judge sentences man who killed 6 at mosque

A French-Canadian man who shot dead six Muslim men in a Quebec City mosque in 2017 has been sentenced to serve 40 years in prison before being eligible for parole.
Quebec City's New, Over-Designed Bike Racks Cost a Staggering $18,000 Each

Quebec City's New, Over-Designed Bike Racks Cost a Staggering $18,000 Each

Making a bustling city more bike-friendly can be a good way to cut down on traffic and congestion. But while introducing dedicated bicycle lanes to existing roads can be an expensive upgrade, adding
Celebrating chocolate, dogs, poutine

Celebrating chocolate, dogs, poutine

An industry colleague from Travel Corporation Canada, recently reminded me that July 7 is World Chocolate Day. That made me wonder … what does one do on World Chocolate Day? Turns out eating chocolate
A Drone Crashed Into an Airplane in Quebec
A Drone Crashed Into an Airplane in Quebec

Fire at Toronto mosque raises concerns over spike in hate crimes

On Tuesday night, a fire broke out at an Islamic center in the west end of the city damaging the roof and leaving a waft of burning plastic. Toronto police are currently investigating it, and a number

Hundreds rally against motion calling on Canadian government to condemn Islamophobia

Hundreds of people, some sporting Make America Great Again hats and others wearing Infowars T-shirts, filled a Toronto Christian college on Wednesday in opposition to a motion before the Canadian

Canadian Muslim community calls on government to combat Islamophobia

Dozens of Canadian Muslim organizations are calling on all levels of government to address systemic racism and combat Islamophobia following last week’s terrorist attack in Quebec City. They want

After the attack

Quebec is reeling and questioning how a terrorist attack that killed six and injured many others could have happened at a mosque in Quebec City. A 27-year-old Quebec man, Alexandre Bissonnette, is the

Quebec police forces are cracking down on racist trolls

Montreal police have arrested a man in connection with anti-Muslim remarks made on social media, the first such move since police beefed up monitoring of online hate speech in the wake of the Quebec

Inside the Quebec City mosque that was attacked

The shoes of the victims, removed as is custom before entering the prayer area of the mosque, are still on otherwise empty shelves. Shoes of worshippers who fled the scene as a gunman opened fire are

Trudeau decries “fear and division” after Quebec attack as the White House says it boosts Trump’s “proactive” steps

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau pledged his support and sympathy on Monday afternoon to the Quebec Muslim community following a deadly terrorist attack at a mosque. At pretty much the exact