June 24th, 2015
A brief and largely uneventful meeting of the Lennoxville Borough Council was held Tuesday evening. With only four quickly-passed items on the agenda, the meeting was over in little more than ten minutes.
Road work on Dufferin Street in Sherbrookeâ€™s old North Ward will not be finished any time soon. Though originally set to last only three weeks when first announced in mid-May, the excavation and resurfacing involved in rebuilding the roadway between Abenaquis and Montreal Streets was extended to June 17 and then, on Tuesday, to July 17.
The Richmond area lost a giant last Thursday, with the death of 69 year-old David â€śButchâ€ť Crack. A world renowned Holstein breeder and auctioneer, Crack was taken by melanoma after a back and forth battle with cancer over years.
Passed away at the Maison Aube-LumiĂ¨re, Sherbrooke, Que. on June 20, 2015.
Passed away in Montreal on June 6, 2015, at the age of 87.