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Notre-Dame-de-Gras

Notre-Dame-de-Gras

Friteries 11561 rue Notre-Dame E, Pointe-Aux-Trembles CONFESSION: Until, very recently (this past Wednesday) I had been a long-time member of the congregation of Notre-Dame-de- Gras .
Shannon Corregan: Hockey fans return to their obsession

Shannon Corregan: Hockey fans return to their obsession

Wait, hockey’s back on? Oops. Was I the only one who hadn’t noticed it was gone? Well, that’s not quite true. Thinking back on it, it was obvious to any Victorian that hockey was on hiatus. The bars were more laid-back, more pleasant, more convivial.
Graham Thomson: Alberta Tories raise money for Christy Clark

Graham Thomson: Alberta Tories raise money for Christy Clark

Politics sometimes makes for strange bedfellows, but few are stranger than the unlikely coupling that took place in Calgary Thursday — some of Alberta’s best-known Conservatives held a special fundraising event for, of all things, Liberals.
¡Me encanta el chimichurri de Geoffrey!

¡Me encanta el chimichurri de Geoffrey!

Chimichurri over poached eggs...take that Hollandaise! You can get through life without knowing how to tango, speak Spanish, or navigate the cosmopolitan streets of Buenos Aires...
Food Porn.

Food Porn.

Gourmet smut. You know you've seen it, you know you've liked it, and you've probably even used a search engine to find more of it on the Internet. Know this, you are not alone.
Naomi Lakritz: Even superheroes can’t dodge correctness

Naomi Lakritz: Even superheroes can’t dodge correctness

Just last month, we learned that Santa Claus is a bad influence on kids because he smokes a pipe. In fact, the classic poem, ’Twas the Night Before Christmas, was revised to eliminate the pipe so that kids wouldn’t see a picture of Santa smoking.
Les Leyne: Premier Christy Clark solves auditor-general debacle

Les Leyne: Premier Christy Clark solves auditor-general debacle

The independence of MLAs on special selection committees is fully supported by Premier Christy Clark.
Comment: Earthquake insurance saves more than you know

Comment: Earthquake insurance saves more than you know

A letter-writer suggested Tuesday that “earthquake insurance doesn’t make sense.
Comment: Harper must respect tradition, time and place

Comment: Harper must respect tradition, time and place

Why was it so important to chiefs and other representatives of First Nations to insist on the Governor General’s presence in meetings with Prime Minister Stephen Harper? Part of the answer is simple: The Governor General represents “Her Majesty the Q
Les Leyne: Hollywood hunts for more tax breaks

Les Leyne: Hollywood hunts for more tax breaks

The B.C. film industry — what’s left of it — has worked itself into a state about B.C. Liberal policies.