March 27 2013 Edition

Parliamentary committee may examine fluoridation of drinking water

Photo: Photo by Gib McInnis

On March 12, MNA for Richmond Karine Vallières held a press conference along with the Quebec Coalition Eau Secours to announce that their petition had been accepted by the office of Health Minister Réjean Hébert, and that steps are being taken to set up a parliamentary committee to consider ending all fluoridation of water in Quebec.

Tips for trips on a shoestring

Winters in Quebec are long and can be treacherous with yo-yo weather. Canucks often escape to warmer destinations and timing vacations with the low season could save you a bundle.

Susie Arioli's jazz goes All The Way

Photo: Photo from Susie Arioli's website

Susie Arioli's latest album All The Way, released on the Spectra Musique label on March 27, will please fans and jazz lovers alike.

Quebec High School students are going underground

fitness room.jpg

It's no secret that teenagers like to spend a lot of time in the basement, and Quebec High School just added a new reason for kids to feel at home there during the school day.

Muriel Yvonne Robitaille

Muriel Yvonne Robitaille

Expo helps Quebecers to “eat healthy and live green”

eat healthy.jpg

On March 23 and 24, 2013, three categories of exhibitors at the Expo Manger Santé et Vivre Vert shared information, ideas, and samples with Quebec City residents. At the Palais des Congrès, booths were grouped according to the themes of ecology, global health, and healthy food, and included both well-known and more recent products and methods.

Syndicate content