Local streets named for residents

Sing it from a rooftop or a quiet lane, the Beach is a place where all streets get a name. On June 14, long-time teacher Corinne Vince was surrounded by alumni from the former Corpus Christi Catholic School and local councillor Mary-Margaret McMahon at a ribbon-cutting for Vince Avenue. Named to honour Vince and the […]

Letters to the Editor for April 1

Former teacher deserves all the praise she gets My brothers Frederick and Patrick Roberts (twins) and I had Mrs. Vince as our junior and senior kindergarten teacher in the 1970s. Later on, in 1980-1981 she left as my Grade 6 teacher and started a special class for seven or eight students, some developmentally challenged (my […]

Street named in honour of teacher

Even today, 25 years after graduating from Corpus Christi Catholic School, Joe O’Leary can’t quite do it. When he says hi to Corinne Vince, she is still “Mrs. Vince,” not Corinne. For her part, Corinne says after 35 years of teaching, she enjoys many surprise run-ins with former students. But she admits the boys can […]