Nov 25, 2014 | 3:22Breakaway Ross Murray: Fermented grapes Audio
Breakaway Ross Murray: Fermented grapes Nov 25, 2014 | 3:22With the holidays on the horizon, it's time for all those planning to host an affair to bone up on their wines. Luckily, Ross Murray has a nose for fermented grapes. In this week's column, the sommelier of Stanstead shares his tips on tippling.
Nov 13, 2014 | 11:26Breakaway More budget cuts for CEGEPs Audio
Breakaway More budget cuts for CEGEPs Nov 13, 2014 | 11:26Reports say the Couillard government is about to slash an extra 19 million dollars from college budgets. The CBC's Shawn Lyons spoke with the director of Montreal's Dawson College about the impact on anglophone institutions like his.
Dec 20, 2012 | 9:10Breakaway Les Pee-Wee 3D movie to hit the screen Audio
Breakaway Les Pee-Wee 3D movie to hit the screen Dec 20, 2012 | 9:10Shot in the Colisée in Quebec City at the end of last February's real Pee-Wee Tournament, les Pee-Wee 3D is the story of a fictional hockey team vying to make it to this internationally famous event. Jacquie spoke with William Monette of Sainte-Thérèse, whom, at 14 is already a veteran actor (although it meant him learning to skate!). This Quebec-made 3D film opens Friday, December 21st, across the province.
Nov 26, 2014 | 10:13Breakaway MNBAQ's new pavillon Audio
Breakaway MNBAQ's new pavillon Nov 26, 2014 | 10:13The province's biggest cultural construction project is the Pierre Lassonde pavillon at the Musée national des beaux-arts du Quebec in Quebec City. The CBC's Peter Tardif toured the site and learned how the project is in itself a work of art.
Aug 17, 2012 | 14:59Breakaway Coirneal Cealteach: Preserving Irish History in Quebec Audio
Breakaway Coirneal Cealteach: Preserving Irish History in Quebec Aug 17, 2012 | 14:59Steve Cameron is a co-founder of Coirneal Cealteach, an Irish history and heritage group based in Sainte-Agathe-de-Lotbinière. Coirneal Cealteach means Celtic corner and it's also the name given to the site of the Celtic cross that stands in Sainte-Agathe. Fueled by a passion for preserving the history of their ancestors, the volunteers who make up the group are putting up physical markers to ensure future generations know this province's Irish history. Before taking the CBC's Rachelle Solomon on a tour of two re-discovered heritage sites, Steve Cameron talked about researching the stories in the region.
Oct 26, 2012 | 12:57Breakaway Quebec's queen of country - Renée Martel - honoured for 60 years in music Audio
Breakaway Quebec's queen of country - Renée Martel - honoured for 60 years in music Oct 26, 2012 | 12:57Quebec's country music queen, Renée Martel, is being honoured this weekend at the ADISQ Gala with the Félix Hommage. This life-time achievement award will highlight the Drummondville born singer's six decades in music. In that time, she has never given an interview in English - until we called her today! The CBC's Rachelle Solomon reached Renée Martel in Montreal.
Oct 30, 2012 | 2:40Breakaway Ross Murray: Halloween movies Audio
Breakaway Ross Murray: Halloween movies Oct 30, 2012 | 2:40Halloween is tomorrow night and that means -- time for scary movies! Our regular contributor Ross Murray can be pretty scary himself sometimes, and this week he presented his own coming attractions that remind us that home is where the horror is.
Nov 4, 2013 | 11:22Breakaway Les Trois Acres/Three Acres bee farm Audio
Breakaway Les Trois Acres/Three Acres bee farm Nov 4, 2013 | 11:22Jacquie visited a little family farm that has a growing reputation for making some of the finest honey and beeswax products in the province. Stephen Crawford and Liliane Morel gave her a tour of Les Trois Acres/Three Acres in Dunham.