My Grandfather Philip Cohen was a hat model at around 30 years old. He did this as a side job, along with his full time job. He loved hats and he looked so handsome in them. He told us kids to always wear a hat. The only time I wore hat was when I did outdoor winter activities. I didn’t list… Read more

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At a time when the number of patients hospitalized with COVID-19 is putting the health care system at risk, and governments are imposing new restrictions on the population, researchers at the Research Institute of the McGill University Health Centre (RI-MUHC) are continuing to test the effic… Read more

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A new study published January 15 in JAMA Internal Medicine, led by Drs. Todd Lee and Emily McDonald from the Research Institute of the McGill University Health Centre (RI-MUHC), confirms the efficiency of saliva testing for COVID-19. This follows a study published earlier in the week by anot… Read more

My Grandfather Philip Cohen was a hat model at around 30 years old. He did this as a side job, along with his full time job. He loved hats and he looked so handsome in them. He told us kids to always wear a hat. The only time I wore hat was when I did outdoor winter activities. I didn’t list… Read more

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Over the past few weeks, doctors and nurses at the Montreal Children’s Hospital’s (MCH) trauma centre have witnessed an unusual uptick in the number of injuries from a winter sport that has seen an unusual uptick in popularity — tobogganing. Read more

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As December winded down, we typically looked back over the previous 12 months and contemplated what we intend to do differently in the new year. (Curiously, these resolutions are often the same ones we made and abandoned the year before). But Steve Cook, author of Lifeonaire: An Uncommon App… Read more

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At a time when the number of patients hospitalized with COVID-19 is putting the health care system at risk, and governments are imposing new restrictions on the population, researchers at the Research Institute of the McGill University Health Centre (RI-MUHC) are continuing to test the effic… Read more

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A new study published January 15 in JAMA Internal Medicine, led by Drs. Todd Lee and Emily McDonald from the Research Institute of the McGill University Health Centre (RI-MUHC), confirms the efficiency of saliva testing for COVID-19. This follows a study published earlier in the week by anot… Read more

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With winter’s start we’ve seen a dramatic increase in the number of cases of COVID-19. There are a number of causes but one that you might not have been aware of is being outdoors in the cold. Whereas being outdoors during the spring and summer helped lower the number of cases, the opposite … Read more

Bell Let’s Talk Day is January 28, when people throughout Canada and worldwide have the clear opportunity to make our voices heard in the conversation about mental illness. With the challenges we’ve all faced in 2020, taking every action to drive progress in mental health in our communities … Read more

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Pointe Claire residents Sam Gontier and Cara Di Caprio went all out this year to decorate their home at 163 Broadview Ave. in an effort to bring some holiday cheer to the neighborhood. Read more

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“Practically every component of milk is used for something in dairy processing,” explains Vincent Martin, professor of biology and Concordia University Research Chair in Microbial Engineering and Synthetic Biology. “For milk, cream, cheese, protein concentrate — all of the dairy product is g… Read more

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Winter is upon us, and with winter come some winter pet hazards. Watch out for these winter problems to keep your pets happy and healthy until the grass starts growing again. Read more

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The Montreal SPCA is launching its annual year-end campaign with a twist: each donation made by December 31, 2020, will be matched. This opportunity is made possible by the generosity the Bryant-Mapes Fund, created by two enthusiastic dog lovers, Floranna Bryant and Dorothy Mapes, who includ… Read more

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‘Tis the season to be jolly, not to engage in spontaneous folly. It happens every year during the holiday season and those of us who volunteer at animal rescue organizations know that come January, we will be bursting at the seams with unwanted pets that were bought on a whim. Dogs, cats, bi… Read more

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Deciding to introduce a new pet into your home is a huge step. You have carefully considered the time, the emotional commitment, and the financial resources required for pet ownership, and you’re all-in! Now it’s time to find that perfect companion…so where do you look? Read more

House-soiling is one of the top reasons that people surrender or re-home their cats. Cat urine has a strong odour and can be very difficult to clean from your home and furnishings. Urination and defecation outside of the litter box can be triggered by stress, behavioural concerns, medical co… Read more

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I love ringing in the new year! I love the opportunity of a fresh start and setting the year with positive intentions. With most of us tend to overindulge (me) during the holidays, so this month is famous for getting back on track with our diet, and for many that includes participating in ‘D… Read more

Warm, creamy and satisfying, this soup is easy to make and is filling enough for a meal. It's made with an abundance of delicious mushrooms - stick to tried-and-true button mushrooms, or mix it up with more exotic varieties like portobello, cremini or even shiitake. Serve this heart soup wit… Read more

Groupe AutoForce recently announces the grand opening of their brand-new Hyundai Ile-Perrot dealership, at 2200 boulevard du Traversier, Pincourt. With this new addition, Groupe AutoForce is expanding its product lineup and continuing to grow in the greater Vaudreuil-Soulanges area. Read more

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Canadian Tire Corporation, Limited (CTC) announced ton January 15 that 90 of its retail locations will host electric vehicle (EV) fast charging stations by the end of 2020. These stations will make CTC one of the largest retail networks of EV fast charging stations in the country. Working to… Read more

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Ile-Perrot Toyota and Mazda 2-20 Ile-Perrot stand out by winning an important Canadian award. The two Groupe AutoForce dealerships have reached the top 25 Best Car Dealerships to Work For in Canada. A list that includes only four Quebec dealerships. Read more

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The Quebec Professional Association of Real Estate Brokers (QPAREB) presents its review of 2020 following the impact of COVID-19, highlights of a new survey on buying and selling intentions, and its 2021 forecasts for the residential real estate market in the Montreal Census Metropolitan Are… Read more

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Several of the most important housing companies in the Greater Montreal area were celebrated last month during a virtual ceremony for the 2020 Habitat Design Prize contest that celebrates talent, creativity and the genius of creators and craftspersons in the residential construction field. Read more