April 23 2008 Edition

Arthur Plumpton

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Arthur Plumpton at SGS-Lakefield Research, where aluminum-plant carbon waste will be used to test the new carbon recycling process.

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Quebec’s aluminum smelters might one day benefit from new use of old process

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Spring cleaning is a great time to think about recycling. But what about recycling an old idea to recycle some real hazardous waste? Sometimes all it takes is a little creativity.

VEQ volunteer adds her voice to the community

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Brigitte Wellens is saving the world, one meeting at a time.

Examining the state of television

The TV remote control is in the hands of the CRTC these days, as it holds what are being described as critical hearings into the state of Canadian television. Let’s join the commissioners on some channel-hopping.

Memorials and Things of Fame


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City Council

Applying alchemy to carbon

École secondaire Roger-Comtois’s cheerleading squad, Les Patriotes, took home first place in the Juvénile (Division 2) category at last Saturday’s regional competition. High school and cegep teams, friends and families crowded the gymnasium at the PEPS to watch the show.

Patriotes and Fighting Irish take home honours

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Photo: Steven Dopheide

École secondaire Roger-Comtois’s cheerleading squad, Les Patriotes, took home first place in the Juvénile (Division 2) category at last Saturday’s regional competition. High school and cegep teams, friends and families crowded the gymnasium at the PEPS to watch the show.

Spring into shape with a new exercise regimen

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Among the myriad delights that attend spring’s arrival, there is also, for many of us, the sad realization that another winter spent eating potato chips in front of the TV has done nothing good for our physiques. As we doff our winter gear, we reveal bodies grown flabby and disused, so we make ambitious promises to hit the gym three, four times a week, play tennis, get into shape.

Come wish Quebec City a Happy Birthday!

Come out and wish Quebec City a happy 400th birthday! Voice of English-speaking Québec will be filming groups of people offering their wishes for our fair city. The recording will be part of an audio-visual presentation to be shown at the May Gala Dinner. Everyone is invited to participate on Sunday, April 27 at 3 p.m. Filming will take a maximum of 15 minutes.

Kenny Rogers to play Rock Jam

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