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The Story So Far: Quebec teachers shocked, insulted by government offer

Hello and welcome to The Story So Far for Wednesday, Dec. 17.

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Council waters down motion calling for a tax on soft drinks

Montreal city council adopted a watered-down version of a motion to implement a tax on soft drinks Tuesday.

Councillor Marvin Rotrand, who drafted the motion, said meetings with members of Mayor Denis Coderre’s municipal party indicated they would vote against it. 553 more words

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Refreshing Reminiscing...

There are sometimes moments in life that prove that however ‘grown up’ your life becomes, we are all still, eternally, children at heart! Our day today consisted of filming a music video in Brighton, which already says something about our chosen lifestyle. 673 more words

The Story So Far: Multi-billion dollar tobacco lawsuit now in judge's hands

Hello and welcome to The Story So Far for Friday, Dec. 12.

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Soft drink industry tries sweet talk to nix tax on sugary drinks

Soft drink bottlers and retailers are lobbying Montreal Mayor Denis Coderre to use his majority on council to reject a motion at Monday’s council meeting demanding a new provincial tax on sugary drinks as part of a campaign to fight obesity. 416 more words

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Foods That Help to Control Acne

Acne affects about 85% of people at some time between their teen years to their twenties. Understanding what can contribute to the outbreak of acne is a step closer to knowing how to get rid of acne and how to control it. 304 more words

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Sobriety Savers Reviewed: Cheerwine

December is now well underway, and with the season comes plenty of holiday cheer—or corporate attempts to shove such cheer down our throats. One blessing of Christmastime for those soberlings who celebrate is that some seasonal beverages, like eggnog and hot apple cider, taste just as good… 240 more words

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