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Pierrefond’s Dr. Peter Neumann, pediatrician passes after almost 60 years of service

by Rhonda Massad The well known, no-nonsense pediatrician, Dr. Peter Neumann died this past weekend after serving the West Island Community for almost 60 years. Those who were fortunate enough...
Angell Woods

Major Acquisition and Permanent Protection of Angell Woods

$14M Spent by the Montreal Agglomeration in Beaconsfield The mayor of Beaconsfield, Georges Bourelle, and Council confirmed today that an immense 78,500-square-metre plot in the Angell Woods has been purchased...
Active Police operation around Beaconsfield High School has kids returning home

Active Police operation around Beaconsfield High School has kids returning home : TUESDAY, SEPT...

According to the Lester B Pearson School Board website as a consequence of an active police operation, Beaconsfield High School is closed to staff and students for Tuesday, September...
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Boy George tumbles for the West Island along with Murray Head, Crystal Waters and...

By Rhonda Massad Boy George and Culture Club had the crowd tumbling for them at the fourteenth edition of the 'Strangers in the Night' charity event last Saturday night. The opening act...
Lindt Chocolate on Brunswick gets surprise visit when car crashes window

Lindt Chocolate on Brunswick gets a surprise visit

A vehicle crashed into the side window of the Lindt Chocolate Store located on Brunswick in Pointe Claire last week. The store was officially at 50% off on many items...
Groundbreaking

Construction Begins on Single, Expanded Facility of West Island Palliative Care Residence

The West Island Palliative Care Residence's Groundbreaking Ceremony Marks the Beginning of a New Era in Palliative Care  Friday, June 15th was a defining moment in the West Island Palliative...
REM Train Deux-Montagnes Mascouche

REM construction brings changes to the Deux-Montagnes and Mascouche train schedules

After much speculation, the REM has released the changes that it will be making to the Deux-Montagnes and Mascouche train schedules in order to begin construction of the future...
missing children

May is Missing Children’s Month

In 1986, the Solicitor General of Canada proclaimed May 25th as National Missing Children’s Day. Over the years, the Missing Children’s Network has declared May to be Missing Children's...
Protest, Ottawa, Cure SMA, Rhonda Massad, Aniello Cavallaro, Cure SMA, Sammy's Gala, Sammy Cavallaro

Cavallaros head to Ottawa to beg Canadian government to subsidize cure for dying Canadian...

If there was a cure for your child's fatal disease but not available to your child, what would you do? by Rhonda Massad Aniello and Rosa Cavallaro parents of Sammy Cavallaro, well...
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Beechwood Elementary School boy shaves head to raise funds for father

 By Rhonda Massad Tyler Goldsmith is a ten-year-old boy of action. When he decided to grow his hair this past spring with the idea of shaving his head to raise...

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