May 14, 2015 | 7:20Breakaway Ikea returns to Quebec City Audio
Breakaway Ikea returns to Quebec City May 14, 2015 | 7:20Nearly 20 years after it left town, Swedish retailer Ikea is coming back to Quebec City with a pick-up depot. The CBC's Catou MacKinnon spoke the president of Ikea Canada about the decision to re-open.
Aug 18, 2015 | 6:55Breakaway St-Fabien welcomes Hollywood Audio
Breakaway St-Fabien welcomes Hollywood Aug 18, 2015 | 6:55A Hollywood crew has invaded a small town in the Lower Saint Lawrence to shoot a scene from a movie about an alien invasion. We'll hear how St. Fabien, near Rimouski, has welcomed Quebec director Denis Villeneuve.
Aug 20, 2015 | 5:47Breakaway Remembering Edith Piaf across Quebec Audio
Breakaway Remembering Edith Piaf across Quebec Aug 20, 2015 | 5:47The 100th anniversary of Edith Piaf's birth was remembered in a special way today. People gathered on street corners across the province to sing her famous song "La Vie en Rose". The CBC's Marie Verville witnessed the performance in Quebec City.
Aug 21, 2012 | 18:05Breakaway Rediscovering St. John the Evangelist Cemetery Audio
Breakaway Rediscovering St. John the Evangelist Cemetery Aug 21, 2012 | 18:05St. John the Evangelist Cemetery dates back to 1845, but over the years, its exact location was lost and the site largely forgotten. Canon Harold Brazel went searching for the cemetery in the 1980s, but never found the spot. Steve Cameron, co-founder of the Irish heritage and history group Coirneal Cealteach, recently took up the search and found exactly where on St. Margaret's Range the St. John the Evangelist Cemetery was located. He took our Rachelle Solomon there to see what remains and to talk about the history of Irish settlers in the region.
Feb 11, 2014 | 16:43Breakaway Ken Hall on Mont Tremblant's 75th Audio
Breakaway Ken Hall on Mont Tremblant's 75th Feb 11, 2014 | 16:43In 1939, a Philadelphia millionaire named Joe Ryan opened Canada's first chairlift on Mont Tremblant. The year before, the Hall family from Montreal built a chalet on the lake. Jacquie spoke with Ken Hall about the moutain's 75th.