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Breakaway - Simons continues to expand outside QuebecNov 25, 2014 | 11:36Breakaway Simons continues to expand outside Quebec Audio
Breakaway Simons continues to expand outside Quebec Nov 25, 2014 | 11:36Quebec-based retailer Simons is continuing to expand outside the province, announcing today new locations in Mississauga and Calgary. Peter Simons spoke with the CBC's Rachelle Solomon about growing his family business.
Breakaway - Bishop's University Astronomical ObservatoryNov 24, 2014 | 11:37Breakaway Bishop's University Astronomical Observatory Audio
Breakaway Bishop's University Astronomical Observatory Nov 24, 2014 | 11:37The Astronomical Observatory at Bishop's University opened its doors (and steep stairs!) in 2006. Professor Lorne Nelson took the CBC's Rachelle into the dome atop the Nicolls building.
Breakaway - Breakaway at Bishop's University - Part 2Nov 21, 2014 | 22:20Breakaway Breakaway at Bishop's University - Part 2 Audio
Breakaway Breakaway at Bishop's University - Part 2 Nov 21, 2014 | 22:20In the second half hour of Breakaway's broadcast from Bishop's, the CBC's Rachelle Solomon spoke with Ariane Fecteau about the new BU film festival, and Sonia Patenaude of Centennial Theatre. We visited the campus brewery and Christo Graham performed.
Breakaway - Breakaway at Bishop's University - Part 3Nov 21, 2014 | 19:42Breakaway Breakaway at Bishop's University - Part 3 Audio
Breakaway Breakaway at Bishop's University - Part 3 Nov 21, 2014 | 19:42To start the second hour of Breakaway's broadcast from Bishop's University, BU and CBC Radio alum Tim Belford told the CBC's Rachelle Solomon about his time as a student on campus, and the CBC's Peter Black toured the new sports complex.
Breakaway - Breakaway at Bishop's University - Part 4Nov 21, 2014 | 22:25Breakaway Breakaway at Bishop's University - Part 4 Audio
Breakaway Breakaway at Bishop's University - Part 4 Nov 21, 2014 | 22:25To end Breakaways's broadcast from Bishop's University, the CBC's Rachelle Solomon spoke with members of the Town and Gown committee, business student Daphné Gagnon, with a special send off from the BU Cheerleaders.
Breakaway - Breakaway at Bishop's University - Part 1Nov 21, 2014 | 19:31Breakaway Breakaway at Bishop's University - Part 1 Audio
Breakaway Breakaway at Bishop's University - Part 1 Nov 21, 2014 | 19:31In the first half hour of Breakaway's broadcast from Bishop's University, the CBC's Rachelle Solomon spoke with Robert Hall (Chair of Board of the Governors), Hans Rouleau (Registrar), students Elisa Clementz and Josephine Gautier de Lahaut.
Breakaway - Earl the Vampire on stage in LennoxvilleNov 18, 2014 | 13:11Breakaway Earl the Vampire on stage in Lennoxville Audio
Breakaway Earl the Vampire on stage in Lennoxville Nov 18, 2014 | 13:11Theatre Production students at Champlain College Lennoxville are staging Earl the Vampire. The CBC's Rachelle Solomon spoke with some of the students who are part of the cast and crew.
Breakaway - Chesley Griffin's Lower North Shore gardensNov 17, 2014 | 7:55Breakaway Chesley Griffin's Lower North Shore gardens Audio
Breakaway Chesley Griffin's Lower North Shore gardens Nov 17, 2014 | 7:55Chesley Griffin's orchard and gardens are an agricultural success story along the rocky and windswept Lower North Shore. He spoke with the CBC's Rachelle Solomon about being featured on Radio-Canada's La Semaine Verte.
Breakaway - Métis Beach school is boomingNov 17, 2014 | 8:37Breakaway Métis Beach school is booming Audio
Breakaway Métis Beach school is booming Nov 17, 2014 | 8:37The Lower St. Lawrence may seem like an unlikely place for a boom in English school enrollment, but that's what's happening in Métis Beach. The CBC's Julia Page spoke with principal Brett Mitchell about coping with a surge in students.
Breakaway - Nursing students lost in translationNov 13, 2014 | 11:52Breakaway Nursing students lost in translation Audio
Breakaway Nursing students lost in translation Nov 13, 2014 | 11:52Some nursing students are raising concerns about the Quebec licensing exam. They say the English version puts them at a disadvantage because it's been poorly translated. The CBC's Shari Okeke looked into the story and spoke with Breakaway's Shawn Lyons.
Breakaway - More budget cuts for CEGEPsNov 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.
Breakaway - A chat with a combat Dr. on Remembrance DayNov 11, 2014 | 12:00Breakaway A chat with a combat Dr. on Remembrance Day Audio
Breakaway A chat with a combat Dr. on Remembrance Day Nov 11, 2014 | 12:00Part of the theatre of war includes treating wounded soldiers and civilians who get caught in harm's way. On this Remembrance Day, the CBC's Shawn Lyons spoke with an emergency room doctor who headed up a NATO hospital in Afghanistan.
Breakaway - Hunting on Île d'OrléansNov 10, 2014 | 16:50Breakaway Hunting on Île d'Orléans Audio
Breakaway Hunting on Île d'Orléans Nov 10, 2014 | 16:50There's hunting to be had on Île d'Orléans outside Quebec City, but not just any kind. The CBC`s Peter Tardif headed out to the island to take part in a black powder deer hunt with Jacques Carrière, who hunts in his own backyard.
Breakaway - Booming business in Thetford MinesNov 5, 2014 | 11:37Breakaway Booming business in Thetford Mines Audio
Breakaway Booming business in Thetford Mines Nov 5, 2014 | 11:37A former asbestos mining town has become this province`s most entrepreneurial city. The CBC`s Peter Tardif headed down to Thetford Mines to hear about a unique project that`s making big waves these days.
Breakaway - US law could help stop QC corruptionNov 3, 2014 | 7:03Breakaway US law could help stop QC corruption Audio
Breakaway US law could help stop QC corruption Nov 3, 2014 | 7:03The Charbonneau Commission is still carrying out its work this fall. The CBC's Shawn Lyons looked into expert testimony about the possible benefits of adopting an American law that goes back to the Civil War days to fight corruption in Quebec.

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