Severe Thunderstorm Warning in effect today (Thursday)

5:10 PM EDT Thursday 11 July 2019 Severe thunderstorm warning in effect for: Châteauguay - La Prairie area Laval area Longueuil - Varennes area Montréal Island area At 5:10 p.m. EDT,...
Bags For Cash" project helps sell unwanted bags of sand and gravel used for the flood, Rhonda Massad, West Island Blog, West Island News, flood 2017

Dorval warns residents to prepare for flood – free sandbags available as of Monday

IMPORTANT RAINFALL EXPECTED In preparation for the important rainfall expected next Tuesday, February 20, and Wednesday, February 21, the City of Dorval is taking all the necessary precautionary measures. City officials are inspecting...
The Hidden Dangers of Flood Waters, dangers to avoid

Committee seeks your input on how floods impacted your property or business

2019 saw record and near record high water levels in the Great Lakes – St. Lawrence Basin. With that in mind Canada and the United States created the International...
Pointe Claire waste

Pointe Claire turn waste into dollars, $750,000 in grants for proper waste sorting

Pointe-Claire residents can proudly say they have sorted their waste into dollars. A total of $764,680 in grants have been paid to the city for 2019 thanks to their...

Someone Say Humidity alert ? Montreal to experience another heatwave

Heat warning and humidity alerts have been placed by the Weather Network. A warm and humid air mass has been covering Southern Quebec since the last few days. These...
The rate of infections can be reduced by 50% with proper hand hygiene.


0   Our hands can harbour millions of germs, most of which are harmless. However, practising good hand hygiene can prevent some pathogens from spreading. These germs can cause infections requiring...
Dragon Flies 2018

Whats with the Dragonflies on the West Island this summer?

With files from wildlife enthusiast Phyllis Carlson from The Washington Post and Smithsonian Have you noticed that there are more than the usual amount of dragonflies around the West Island this summer? Dragonflies...

Tree falls on child and woman

Due to yesterday's strong wind, a tree has fallen on a camper in Rigaud, there were 2 people in it at the time. According to preliminary reports, a child and...
Jim Morrison

A love for Baie d’Urfé by Jim Morrison

I love Baie d’Urfe! Always have, always will! My parents moved here in April, 1968, in large part to its tranquility in providing a backdrop to family living. As a...
PCB, Pointe Claire, Morris Trudeau, West Island Blog

PCB storage site to undergo rehab work before the end of the year

Rehabilitation work at the former illegal polychlorinated biphenyl (PCB) storage site in Pointe-Claire by the owner, Juste Investir Inc., will begin shortly and should be completed before the end...

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