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Our Show: June 2010 Archives

Man with a van

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Moving day here in town is tomorrow.

And today, Craigslist is full of ads like this one written in all caps:

MAN AND HIS AWSOME VAN.

Or this one that says simply: MOVING PRICE CHEAP.

They're from Montrealers renting out their vans - and their own strength - to help people move.

Daybreak spoke to two small-scale movers, Simon Nixon and Alfonso Cortina.

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Big O roof limits major sporting events

mtl-olympic-stadium-cp-larg.jpgThe Olympic Stadium is a real fixer-upper.

This time, they're getting ready to put a new roof on it.

Officials call a fixed steel roof, at a cost of 300 million dollars, an excellent project.

But the idea of a fixed roof has some sports groups concerned.

Daybreak spoke to Martin Goulet of Athletics Canada.

 photo: Paul Chiasson/Canadian Press

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Quebec priest promoted to Vatican job

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The Vatican has promoted Canada's highest-ranking Catholic priest.

Cardinal Marc Ouellet is set to become the new Prefect of the Congregation of Bishops.

Daybreak spoke to Andrea Tornielli, Vatican specialist with the daily newspaper Il Giornale. 

photo: Jacques Boissinot/Canadian Press
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