Eastern Townships


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Eastern Townships

n
(Placename) an area of central Canada, in S Quebec: consists of 11 townships south of the St Lawrence
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Authorities in the Eastern Townships, East of Montreal, also confirmed at least nine deaths.
The Tribune newspaper said five of the deaths occurred in the past 48 hours in the Eastern Townships, a rural area just east of the city.
In 1983, she was the co-editor of the book, Loyalists of the Eastern Townships of Quebec, the Branch's Bicentennial Project.
AT LEAST 30 years have passed since Bishops Barbara Andrews and Mary Irwin-Gibson met in the Eastern Townships of Quebec.
The aim of this study was to assess the impact of the rotavirus routine immunization program on gastroenteritis morbidity and health inequalities among young children living in the Eastern Townships (QC, Canada).
"I worked with 12 schools across the eastern townships, creating resources and programs for kids to help build and express their faith, and celebrate it as well.
The story takes the reader from the Eastern Townships of Quebec to western Alberta and back again, revealing the courage and determination that eventually led to him being ordained as the first blind minister in the United Church.
Near normal almost everywhere except above normal across the Lower North Shore, Gaspesie and Eastern Townships. *** Maritimes andNewfoundland Near normal across most of the region except northern New Brunswick which is expected to be below normal.
The grant will be used to support the ongoing operation of the agency's Maureen's Haven Homeless Outreach Programme, its day centre and the winter shelter programme for homeless adults in the five eastern townships of Suffolk County.
"In 1836 George Stacey and Eliza Louisa - along with three of their four children - sailed to Canada where they settled in what is called the Eastern Townships of Quebec which was quite a wilderness at that time.
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