We enjoyed every minute of the summer of 1973. The sun shone every weekend we went camping, and we camped a lot with our college crew. 1,024 more words
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It didn’t take long for the International Olympic Committee to settle this issue.
The 1976 Olympic gold medal in the decathlon will remain awarded to Bruce Jenner, an American athlete who won the event in Montreal, Quebec, Canada. 161 more words
We may be overburdened with snow, but I’m thankful for the wonderful distraction provided by this year’s Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia. Whenever the Olympics are broadcast, whether winter or summer, my family is never far from the television, which we watch pretty much from morning until night. 165 more words
In Montreal, a bridge should not merely be a means of moving people and goods from A to B. It should be a “landmark,” a “signature,” a “point of pride.” At least, that’s the view of various groups — including the Montreal Board of Trade, Heritage Montreal, and something called “Audacité Montreal” — that are calling on Ottawa to hold an international architectural competition as the federal government works with the province to replace the city’s ailing Champlain Bridge. 559 more words