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Christmas Draw - Helping Our Neighbours

On December 15, 1967 the United Irish Societies of Montreal promoted a Christmas Drawing at the Knights of Columbus Hall on Cavendish Boulevard during Richard Cooper’s presidency. 361 more words


Verdun fire possibly due to smoking

VERDUN – A small fire broke out Thursday morning at an apartment on 4th Avenue, near Verdun Street.

Man transported to hospital after fire broke out in his apt, on 4th ave in Verdun.

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Visiting the Verdun Battlefields of WWI

After spending the first part of our anniversary trip in Reims, we grabbed a car and headed east into the Lorraine region towards Verdun, the site of a major months-long battle during the First World War. 1,548 more words


La Batalla de Verdun (The Battle of Verdun) by Gerorges Blond - A Review

La Batalla de Verdun (The Battle of Verdun)
Gerorges Blond
Inedita Editores, 2008, pg 337
translator Jose Patricio Montojo
Language: Spanish

Gerorges Blond’s 1962 The Battle of Verdun, or in French simply Verdun, is a strange kind of history, at once more interested in the dramatic value of the story and yet an apparent exploration of the first hand experiences of the soldiers who lived France’s iconic battle of World War I. 595 more words


Late Lane Light

Been a long time since I posted here. Not much else to say right now aside from these being taken on Sunday.


Verdun mayor admits he made up story about skateboarder ending up in hospital to teach councillor lesson

Saying he wanted to teach a skateboarding city councillor “a lesson,” the mayor of Verdun, Quebec has admitted he made up a story about a 14-year-old boy ending up in hospital after getting injured at an under-construction skateboard park. 448 more words


Verdun mayor made up story about skateboarding boy ending up in hospital

A Verdun city councillor says he’s not sure he can ever again believe anything said by the borough’s mayor, who has admitted making up an elaborate story about a 14-year-old boy ending up in a hospital. 800 more words

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