Posts Tagged ‘montreal massacre’

  • Remembering the Montreal Massacre

    Dec 3, 19 • 0 Views • Feature Story, Local NewsNo Comments

    The Chatham-Kent Co-ordinating Committee to End Violence Against Women is remembering the women killed by a lone gunman in Montreal with a ceremony marking 30 years since that horrific day. In commemoration of the 30th anniversary of the Montreal Massacre,...

  • Marking the massacre

    Dec 8, 14 • 164 Views • Feature Story, Local NewsNo Comments

    “They were so young.” That’s a message journalist Jack Todd sent to the Chatham gathering Saturday to mark the 25th anniversary of the Montreal Massacre. Fourteen women were murdered on Dec. 6, 1989 when Marc Lepine opened fire at Ecole Polytechnique,...

  • Jack Todd’s note on the Montreal Massacre

    Dec 8, 14 • 143 Views • Life1 Comment

    First of all, please accept my profound apologies for my ability to attend the ceremonies in Chatham this year to mark what is the most important anniversary on my personal calendar, a tragedy that marked me for life – the massacre at the Ecole...