Canadiens are Canada's team
The National Hockey League playoffs are underway, and for Canadiens fans, many of whom likely reside in the Montreal "suburb" of Plattsburgh, it is a time of hope and joy.
Big shift in Quebec vote
Being a man of science, Philippe Couillard, premier-designate of Quebec, chose to use a geological term (though his field is actually medicine) to describe what happened in Monday's election, writes Canadian columnist Peter Black.
Trench warfare in Quebec elections
I've seen many a Quebec election in my day (I'll skip the "by cracky"), writes Canadian columnist Peter Black.
- Dr. Phil's election prescription Philippe Couillard is a brain surgeon, not a psychiatrist, so his expertise is not necessarily understanding the collective mind of Quebecers, writes Canadian columnist Peter Black.
Party's charter flight to majority
It's not surprising the political maneuvering in recent weeks in Quebec City has been dubbed the "winter games," writes Canadian columnist Peter Black
Joe Ryan's mountain vision
Eventually someone surely would have taken the initiative to turn what the Algonquins called Manitonga Soutana and the locals called Mont Tremblant into a popular outdoor recreational destination, writes Canadian columnist Peter Black.
Montreal's Genie on the courts
In a land where raquettes de neige (snowshoes) are more popular than raquets (tennis), a young Canadian with classic California surfer girl looks is turning heads on the court.
Columnist's Canada in 1954
I will depart from my usual discreet journalistic anonymity just this once and offer a few personal reflections on my life as a Canadian, writes columnist Peter Black.
Prime minister's hockey history
By my count, President Barack Obama has written three books under his own pen, writes Canadian columnist Peter Black.
Quebec City displays Holy Door
It's the first and only such thing in North America: a Holy Door, writes Canadian columnist Peter Black.
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