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A city of southern Quebec, Canada, east of Montreal. It grew as a textile center in the 1800s.


(Placename) a city in E Canada, in S Quebec: university. It is an industrial and commercial centre. Pop: 127 354 (2001)


(ˈʃɜr brʊk)

a city in S Quebec, in SE Canada. 74,438.
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The Sherbrooke Community Economic Development Corporation (CEDC) is a non-profit organization that works to ensure local economic development in disadvantaged neighbourhoods of Sherbrooke by mobilizing and supporting collective entrepreneurship.
Bomb was built at General Motors' Fisher Tank Arsenal in Flint, Michigan and belonged to the 27th Armoured Regiment (The Sherbrooke Fusiliers Regiment), which was composed of two units now known as Les Fusiliers de Sherbrooke and The Sherbrooke Hussars.
Benjamin Sherbrooke Roberts, the managing director of Clogau Gold, had been late for Christmas lunch with his children when he was stopped on the A55 on December 25.
Smucker Company, has announced a $12M investment in its Sherbrooke manufacturing facility.
Home at Crosland Moor: Jack Dyson 21-13 Phil Lee, Wayne Moseley 21-9 Ian Sherbrooke, Mark Sykes 21-15 Geoff Lynch, Rob Cox 8-21 Owen Doyle, Richard Mozley 21-16 Steve Nugent, James Martin 21-14 Mike Nelson, Richard Walker 21-11 Jamie Box, Nathan Haigh 21-9 Peter McGregor, Danny Teale 21-18 Colin Saville, Tom Graham 21-11 Brian Leonard, Michael Sweeney 21-16 Elliott Potter, Mark Atkinson (C) 21-2 Neil Sherbrooke.
Weaver, FCIC, University of Toronto, Stephen Loeb, University of Windsor, Marc Amyot, University de Montreal and Jean-Philippe Bellenger, Universite de Sherbrooke.
Eugene Gingras UE, of Sherbrooke, Quebec, passed away on 17 October 2015 in his ninety-seventh year.
Saleh served as staff urologist at the Ottawa Civic Hospital and a member of the Faculty of Urology at Sherbrooke University Hospital, Sherbrooke, QC, finally returning to Ottawa as senior urologist and surgeon at the Queensway Carleton Hospital.
The Sherbrooke and Haut-Saint-Francois Regional County Municipalities (RCMs), along with a host of other collaborators said they have created a centre of expertise in airport security at the Sherbrooke airport.
M2 EQUITYBITES-September 22, 2015-Centre of airport security expertise set up at Sherbrooke
has been steadily increasing its annualized production capacity at its Sherbrooke plant and customer shipments of Neptune manufactured krill oil products have commenced.
1 October 2014 - TPG Growth, the mid-market and growth equity investment arm of US buy-out major TPG Capital LP, said today it had purchased a sizeable stake in US snacks maker Angie's Artisan Treats (Angie's Boomchickapop) from founders Angie and Dan Bastian and private equity firm Sherbrooke Capital.