Nov 23, 2013 | 8:13Breakaway Kicking off the Hamper Campaign Audio
Breakaway Kicking off the Hamper Campaign Nov 23, 2013 | 8:13CBC is teaming up with Voice of English Speaking Quebec and Jeffery Hale Community Services for the 18th Annual Community Christmas Hamper Campaign. Jacquie speaks with the CBC's Ainslie MacLellan about the campaign's goal to make the holidays a little br
Nov 22, 2013 | 7:42Breakaway Brome Lake Festival of Lights Audio
Breakaway Brome Lake Festival of Lights Nov 22, 2013 | 7:42A month-long festival of holiday events got underway in picturesque Christmas-card-pretty Knowlton. Jacquie spoke with organizer Jessica Brown about the evening's ceremonial switching on the village's thousands of Christmas LED lights.
Nov 19, 2013 | 17:44Breakaway Quebec's English-speaking seniors Audio
Breakaway Quebec's English-speaking seniors Nov 19, 2013 | 17:44The Commissioner of Official Languages has unveiled a study about English-speaking seniors in Quebec. At the same time, a new provincial network, Seniors Action Quebec, was officially launched. Jacquie spoke with its Vice President, Ruth Pelletier.
Nov 13, 2013 | 8:38Breakaway Mylène Paquette: She made it Audio
Breakaway Mylène Paquette: She made it Nov 13, 2013 | 8:38After four months, Quebec's Mylène Paquette arrived in France yesterday, the first person in North America to row solo, from west to east, across the Atlantic. Jacquie caught up with Mylène - both happy to be on land, yet missing the ocean already.
Nov 13, 2013 | 9:58Breakaway Art vending machines in Quebec City Audio
Breakaway Art vending machines in Quebec City Nov 13, 2013 | 9:58Distroboto sell mini art in Montreal, $2 a piece. For the first time, two of these converted cigarette vending machines are on loan in Quebec City. With a pocketful of loose change, our Rachelle Solomon met with project co-founder Louis Rastelli.
Nov 13, 2013 | 11:40Breakaway Bettye LaVette: Soul Survivor Audio
Breakaway Bettye LaVette: Soul Survivor Nov 13, 2013 | 11:40Bettye LaVette is a 67-year-old soul queen, with a great and gutsy voice. She's hitting the mainstream with sold out concerts and a new album, Thankful 'n Thoughtful. Jacquie caught up with her before her Quebec City performance.
Nov 12, 2013 | 3:31Breakaway Ross Murray: True-ish confessions Audio
Breakaway Ross Murray: True-ish confessions Nov 12, 2013 | 3:31What goes best with a scandal? The confessional statement in front of the press, of course. Inspired by Toronto Mayor Rob Ford's admission that he's smoked crack, our regular columnist Ross Murray is in the mood to tell all..