Longueuil

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Pagebanner default.jpg '''Longueuil''' (''lahng-GUUY'') is a suburb of Montreal on the south shore of the St. Lawrence River. Get in Air travel The (Montreal) '''Pierre-Eliott-Trudeau International Airport''' ( ) offers flights from numerous popular destinations including New York City, Paris and London (full list here). You can get


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into Longueuil from YUL with the 747 bus (to Downtown Montreal) then take the metro to the Longueuil-Université-de-Sherbrooke station on the yellow line. Single fare of 8$ on the 747 with the rest of the day free on all of the STM's public transit network, including the metro. The '''St-Hubert Airport''' ( Wikipedia:Longueuil commons:Longueuil


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licensed to Longueuil) for talk (talk radio) programming *CKAC 730 AM in Montreal for sports talk (sports radio) * Markham, Ontario * Longueuil, Quebec * Chilliwack, British Columbia birth_date '''Collège Édouard


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, Montreal and Longueuil (except St-Bruno-de-Montarville, TRAM 5 has to be purchased for this area) (unless noted), while TRAIN 3 will only serve the commuter train network in these areas. See Do Saint-Charles West Street has a nice ambiance with all its bars, restaurants and centers of interest. The International Percussion Festival takes place here every summer. Yoga, meditation and other seminars also take place nearby all


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Member of Parliament. From 2004 to October 2005, she was Parliamentary Secretary to the Prime Minister (Prime Minister of Canada) with special emphasis on Canada-U.S. relations. DATE OF BIRTH November 10, 1951 PLACE OF BIRTH Longueuil, Quebec DATE OF DEATH - style "background:#ccddee;" '''(O)''' Longueuil, borough of Vieux-Longueuil (Longueuil–Université-de-Sherbrooke (Longueuil–Université-de-Sherbrooke (Montreal Metro)) station) - founder


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of pharmaceuticals and related products in North America, with nearly 2,200 drug stores. Its American stores have been sold to Rite Aid. Vallières was born in the east end of Montreal, Quebec, but grew up in Ville Jacques-Cartier (now part of Longueuil, on the south-shore of Montreal, an area considered one of the most disadvantaged of the metropolitan region. as cited


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Beach location receives its doughnuts from the Mississauga store every morning. Another small store recently opened on November 3, 2010 in Toronto at Bathurst and Harbord Streets in the city's Harbord Village neighborhood. This store receives shipments from the Mississauga


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300px Montreal Metro (Image:Mtl-metro-map.svg) Montreal Metro, Wednesday 18 August, 2004 The Montreal Metro, operated by the Société de transport de Montréal, was inaugurated in 1966. Originally comprising 26 stations (Metro station) on three lines; the metro has now expanded to 65 stations on four lines, serving the centre and east of Montreal Island with a connection to Longueuil and, soon, Laval (Laval, Quebec). Montreal metro lines are identified by colour, by number, and by terminus station. Photo credit: Montrealais (User:Montrealais) The outer ring is composed of low-density municipalities located on the fringe of Metropolitan Montreal. Most of these cities and towns are semi-rural. Specifically, the term ''off-island suburbs'' refers to those suburbs that are located on the North Shore (North Shore (Laval)) of the Mille-Îles River (Rivière des Mille Îles), those on the South Shore (South Shore (Montreal)) that were never included in the megacity of Longueuil, and those on the Vaudreuil-Soulanges Peninsula (Vaudreuil-Soulanges Regional County Municipality, Quebec). Communities in that area are also informally referred to as ''the 450 (Area code 450)'', after the telephone area code (Telephone numbering plan) that has served the region


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2009, a black Québécois named ''Joel Debellefeuille'' was pulled over by Longueuil police because, according to documents, "his Quebecois name did not match his skin tone."


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synchronized diving event. Emilie then set her sights on the 10m platform and became the 2003 World Champion in Barcelona. At the 2004 Olympic Games in Athens, Emilie proved herself again in the 10m synchronized diving event when she, along with her teammate Blythe Hartley, took home the bronze medal. Emilie Heymans won the silver medal at the Beijing 2008 Olympics in the 10m individual event and marked herself as an outstanding diver in both individual and synchronized diving events, winning medals in three consecutive Olympics, achieved by only four other Canadian Olympians. Transportation The island can be accessed by public transit, by car, by bicycle or by foot. The Concordia Bridge (Pont de la Concorde (Montreal)) links St. Helen's Island to Montreal's Cité du Havre neighbourhood on the Island of Montreal as well as Île Notre-Dame (which itself is connected to Saint-Lambert (Saint-Lambert, Quebec) on the south shore (South Shore (Montreal)) by bicycle paths. The island is also accessible via the Jacques Cartier Bridge from both the Island of Montreal and Longueuil on the south shore. The Yellow Line (Line 4 Yellow (Montreal Metro)) of the Montreal Metro has a stop on St. Helen's Island: Jean-Drapeau (Jean-Drapeau (Montreal Metro)) station. thumb left An Van Hool Van Hool AG300 (File:RTL-VanHoolAG300.jpg) operating with Réseau de transport de Longueuil at Terminus Panama (Terminus Brossard-Panama (AMT)). In Canada, they are used in Calgary, Edmonton for the routes 8, 9, and 33, Halifax (Halifax Regional Municipality), Hamilton (Hamilton, Ontario), London (London, Ontario), Longueuil, Mississauga, Montreal, Ottawa, Quebec City, Saskatoon, York Region and Vancouver. purpose Christian education of young girls (Female education) headquarters Longueuil, Québec, Canada location The '''Sisters of the Holy Names of Jesus and Mary''' ('''Soeurs des Saints Noms de Jésus et de Marie''') Wikipedia:Longueuil commons:Longueuil

Longueuil

'''Longueuil''' ( ) is a city in the province of Quebec, Canada. It is the seat of the Montérégie administrative region (Montérégie) and the central city of the urban agglomeration of Longueuil. It sits on the south shore (South Shore (Montreal)) of the Saint Lawrence River directly across from Montreal. The population as of the Canada 2011 Census totaled 231,409, making it Montreal's second largest suburb, the fifth most populous city in Quebec and nineteenth (List of the 100 largest municipalities in Canada by population) largest in Canada.

Charles Le Moyne (Charles le Moyne de Longueuil et de Châteauguay) founded Longueuil as a ''seigneurie (Seigneurial system of New France)'' in 1657. It would become a parish in 1845, a village in 1848, a town in 1874 and a city in 1920. Between 1961 and 2002, Longueuil's borders grew three times, as it was amalgamated with surrounding municipalities; there was a strong de-amalgamation in 2006 (see 2000–2006 municipal reorganization in Quebec).

Longueuil is a residential, commercial and industrial city. It incorporates some urban (urban area) features, but is essentially a suburb. Longueuil can be classified as a commuter town as a large portion of its residents commute to work in Montreal. Most buildings are single-family homes constructed in the post-war period. The city consists of three boroughs: Le Vieux-Longueuil, Saint-Hubert (Saint-Hubert, Quebec) and Greenfield Park (Greenfield Park, Quebec).

Longueuil is the seat of the judicial district (Judicial districts of Quebec) of Longueuil. ''Territorial Division Act''. ''Revised Statutes of Quebec'' D-11. Residents of the city are called ''Longueuillois''.

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