Bingo called again
The Notre-Dame-de-la-Merci church hall may not have been full for the reprise of Bingo Night in Stanstead, but the spirit was there.
Bingos are in sharp decline everywhere in Quebec as a documentary series on a French specialty cable channel showed over the last couple of weeks. Still, as a specialist said, it is one of the best ways of getting shut-in people out for an evening, with the obvious health benefit that incurs.
So while Onil Caron is calling the numbers once again, this newspaper urges those who could give a ride to the weekly bingo to those who don’t have transportation to do so.