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The 35th edition of the Young Bar of Montreal's (YBM) Legal Helpline will be held on Saturday, Nov. 28 and Sunday, Nov. 29. During this weekend, between 9 a.m. and 4 p.m., volunteer lawyers will be ready for your calls ay 1 844 779-6232 in order to provide free legal advice to citizens over …

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The Grinch will make an appearance in Canada this holiday season according to a new national survey by the non-profit credit counselling agency, Credit Canada. The Reality Check Index, an Angus Reid study of 1,500 Canadians, reveals that one-in-four Canadians (24%) from coast-to-coast will h…

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Approximately one in four Canadians aged 15 and older (almost 8 million people) provided care to a family member or friend with a long-term health condition, a physical or mental disability, or problems related to aging according to Statistics Canada. In fact, the number of caregivers will c…

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“Steve! Not your best work.” My brother’s comments about my last article. I can accept that. Perhaps it was my colourful language, maybe some spelling errors, or the title choice? Overall, it just didn’t suit him. I appreciate his opinion as he always tells me the truth.

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From November 15 to mid-March, the Quartier des Spectacles Partnership, SDC Montréal centre-ville, Le Village de Noël de Montréal (Montreal’s Christmas Village), XP_MTL and their partners will present a complementary set of rich experiences showcasing the city’s creativity.

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Used electronics online shop reBuy has released a study which analyses the mobile phone e-waste in 27 countries. From helping millions to give their used tech a second life, reBuy has become increasingly aware of the sheer volume of perfectly functional but unwanted mobile phones gathering d…

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The Jewish National Fund of Canada will launch The Climate Solutions Prize at a virtual event hosted by Just for Laughs Co-Founder, Andy Nulman, on Wednesday, Nov. 11, at 7 p.m. Campaign Honouree, Jeff Hart, alongside Campaign Chair, Jonathan Goodman, will lead the special event that will al…

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So you think I’m going to take this sitting down? Do you think I’m going to just wait around for things to change? Think again Buddy, this horse has left the barn! It’s my RODEO!

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It began as a social gathering in Westmount almost three decades ago: founder Ginger Petty invited her closest friends to her house for tea and also asked that they each bring a toy for a needy child. Since that time, the Toy Tea has become one of the most sought-after holiday charity events…

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Globally, on average, one man dies by suicide every minute of every day and middle-aged men, according to Statistics Canada, die by suicide more than anyone else, including young people and women. Reasons vary but a common thread is that men are often socialized to not talk about their emoti…

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As one of the hardest hit industries in Montreal – The Suburban has launched a mini series of interviews with restaurant owners to depict the new reality that they face as they navigate through the COVID-19 crisis. Watch as business owners open up in this Suburban exclusive series.

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Confined mostly at home since COVID-19 I have much more time on my hands. The following column appeared October, 2012 in The Suburban.

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A Taste of the Caribbean is celebrating its 21st anniversary of promoting the diversity of Montreal’s Caribbean food and culture, and like most everything else in 2020, this year’s festival has gone online. What would have been the usual four-day event with an array of live performances, dan…

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We all know that one person who starts shopping for the holidays in summer and posts about their great finds for winter on social media while we’re still in shorts. In years past, it might have seemed annoyingly efficient, but in a pandemic, it can actually be the most responsible way to go.

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Stop it! Ur so annoying!!!! I know I am. I’m not sorry about that. Actually, I kinda of like being a little annoying. I repeat my words all the time. It annoys the sh*t out of a lot of people. You know what I say, “TOUGH!”