Oct 4, 2012 | 17:30Breakaway Allison Blair's Bravo Ministries in Burundi Audio
Breakaway Allison Blair's Bravo Ministries in Burundi Oct 4, 2012 | 17:30For three decades, Allison Blair of Quebec City has helped provide aid in conflict zones around the world, from Cambodia and Thailand, to Rwanda and Burundi. Her latest project in this impoverished central African country is called Bravo Ministries, where some of the most vulnerable of Burundi's youth, its child soldiers, can realize a life beyond violence.
Jul 31, 2013 | 17:28Breakaway Louise Penny's Three Pines Inspirational Map Audio
Breakaway Louise Penny's Three Pines Inspirational Map Jul 31, 2013 | 17:28The real life settings from Louise Penny's mysteries can now be explored by following the Three Pines Inspirational Map. On a recent visit to Knowlton, Jacquie found out more about the inadvertent literary tourism the Gamache series has created.
Sep 5, 2012 | 9:30Breakaway World-class cyclists prepare for Grands Prix Cyclistes de Québec Audio
Breakaway World-class cyclists prepare for Grands Prix Cyclistes de Québec Sep 5, 2012 | 9:30There's a world-class cycling race in Quebec City this Friday, the Grands Prix Cyclistes de Québec where 178 international riders will race over 200 kilometres -- up and down and around this city 16 times. François Thomazau works for Reuters in France and a veteran of cycling races, he's in Quebec City.
Sep 10, 2012 | 17:50Breakaway Augusta Webster Fenton, her stories at 100 years strong Audio
Breakaway Augusta Webster Fenton, her stories at 100 years strong Sep 10, 2012 | 17:50A promised conversation with Augusta Webster-Fenton of Trois-Rivières, who turned 100 last week ...and who Jacquie had a chance to catch up with yesterday. They talked about the very early days when the first paper mill was built in that city, and how when the company expanded, it brought Mrs. Fenton across the Pacific, in wartime,
to Australia and back. Augusta Webster-Fenton, 100 years of living strong.
May 17, 2013 | 14:24Breakaway La Journée des Patriotes: Remembered Audio
Breakaway La Journée des Patriotes: Remembered May 17, 2013 | 14:24It's the Friday before the long weekend across the country... but as the rest of the country prepares for Victoria Day Weekend celebrations, Quebec gets ready for la Journée Nationale des Patriotes. Do they remember why people celebrate?