Sunday, May 11, 2014

Cybermagazine - Sunday

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Radio Canada International - Cybermagazine

Sunday May 11 2014 edition  


ARTS- Michael Fantuz- artist painter

This week another of Canada's wonderful painters whose artwork is more than worthy to collect and admire

Last week we spoke to Christopher Walker and his Pacific west coast inspired artwork and this week we travel several thousand kilometres across Canada to the Atlantic and the island of Newfoundland. Gander is where Michael Fantuz is ...


Too few children get early dental care: dentists

Canadian dentists recommend children first see a dentist by the age of 12 months but a recent study shows less than two per cent has seen one by the age of two. That could be why almost half the children entering kindergarten (at age five) already have cavities.

Dental care is not part of Canada’s publicly-funded ...



Women's fashion retailer Jacob closing stores, filing for bankruptcy

Canadian women's fashion retailer Jacob is closing its stores across Canada and liquidating its inventory.  On Wednesday (May 6) the Montreal retailer announced it had filed for a notice of intention under the Bankruptcy and Insolvency Act.

In November 2010, Boutique Jacob Inc. placed itself under Companies' Creditors Arrangement Act (CCAA) protection and, according to the Wednesday press release, "underwent ...


Grave Beliefs- a look at an eerie aspect to WWI

As we approach the 100th anniversary of the start of the First World War there will be many stories written.  Noted author and historian Tim Cook has just published a scholarly article on an eerie aspect of the war.

Going into the war, very very few on either side knew what they were getting in to.  Fresh faced young ...




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