The Montreal YWCA revealed its 2023 Plan for the Future last week, to counter inequality, exclusion and violence towards women and gender-diverse people, through upgraded programming.
Hampstead Mayor William Steinberg posted and summarized on the Town of Hampstead Facebook page the results of three studies regarding the potential redevelopment of its part of Côte St. Luc Road, where there are currently apartment buildings that are up to 75 years old.
Quebec Court Judge Martin Bergeron ruled last month that the Allstate Insurance Company is not liable in a case brought by the City of Côte St. Luc regarding a damaged fire hydrant.
St. Laurent Mayor Alan DeSousa is inviting residents to take part in virtual consultations via Zoom regarding the borough's future, beginning March 9 and running throughout April.
Even as Quebec is beginning to vaccinate the general population over 70 years old this week, Canada still ranks 43rd in the world in terms of doses given per 100 people, according to the Bloomberg vaccine tracker.
The news continued to improve regarding COVID-19 between Feb. 18 and 23. Quebec’s new daily COVID cases remained below 1,000, between a new low of 666 and 858, the latest provincial statistics reveal.
A retired psychoeducator from Montreal, Sylvain Villemaire, 59, was convicted of human trafficking. Villemaire travelled to Africa in 2015 where he "bought" an eight-year old girl who he brought home to Montreal and used as a sex slave for three years.
The tragic situation regarding homelessness in Montreal remains unresolved. The city continues to return responsibility to the province. City Councilor Benoit Langevin, repeatedly explained to the city and to media since the start of the pandemic that emergency funds can and should be alloca…
The Maccabee Task Force, which battles against the Boycott, Divestment, Sanctions (BDS) movement and the intended delegitimization of Israel on college campuses across North America and beyond, does provide funding to entities in Montreal. However, their policy does not allow them to disclos…
Suzanne Legge and Jeff Orr have been together for 41 years. Both born and raised in Montreal, they are committed philanthropists and have supported causes from the arts to education. Now, they are giving to help solve humanity’s deadliest puzzles with an important donation to the McGill Inte…
Via my old friend Myra Giberovitch, a leading figure for decades here in Montreal on Holocaust Remembrance, I connected with her son-in-law Amit Louis about a very interesting project.
Quebec Health Minister Christian Dubé announced Tuesday that the province completed a deal with pharmacies to start inoculating the population with the COVID-19 vaccine, with appointments starting March 15.
The Décarie Square COVID-19 vaccination centre in Côte St. Luc opened Monday to long lines of those eligible to receive their first dose.
They are all around us every day. The people we depend on to be there. The people who without fanfare, noise or self-promotion do the hundred and one things that we too often take for granted. They evidence the senses of duty,honour and compassion that we all strive for. Too often they do no…
Longtime St. Laurent councillor Irving Grundman, also well known for founding the Laurentian Lanes bowling alley and being General Manager of the Montreal Canadiens, died Friday after a short illness at the age of 92.
The CIUSSS West-Central Montreal announced that its Décarie Square COVID public vaccination site in Côte St. Luc, one of several serving the western part of Montreal, is launching Monday March 1.