Do you know what to do in the event of a Chemical explosion

What would you do in the event of an chemical explosion in a near...

by Rhonda Massad Here is a link explaining that residents living within a certain radius of a nuclear plant in Canada need to have pills to protect them from nuclear...

West Island Palliative Care Says Thanks – Volunteer BBQ

by Rhonda Massad This was my second visit to the West Island Palliative Care Residence.  Well my third, I could not get over the fear the first time I went...
Turning Fifty Rhonda Massad

I woke up today and I was fifty

By Rhonda Massad When you are a kid fifty is sooooo old.  Do you remember feeling that way.  Having to respectfully kiss the old people hello even though you really...
Canada Day Celebrations

Canada Day – One of my favorite holidays

By Rhonda Massad   Yesterday was one of my favorite holidays.  For years Dj (my son) and I head over to Centennial park in Beaconsfield to spend the day.  Yesterday with...

Freedom is freedom. The line is the line. There are no grey areas....

Religions all have one thing in common, they teach love, tolerance, acceptance and a high standard of goodness.  A belief that human beings should be kind and treat each...
Beaconsfield Billboard

Beaconsfield needs a fresh start

By Beryl Wajsman, Editor With files from Robert Frank and Kevin Woodhouse www.thesuburban.com “There comes a point in the affairs of governors and the governed where every action of the former excites...

Rhonda Massad appointed official Canada 150 Community Leader

by Eva Tomlin It is with pride that Rhonda Massad founder of West Island Blog has accepted the appointment to be one of the Canada 150 Community Leaders. This nation-wide network...
John Abbott College, Zach Fenlon, Editorial, The Professional Theatre Program at John Abbott College (JAC) , West Island Blog, Rhonda Massad

Broadway in the West. Don’t miss JAC’s play “Into the Woods”

by Zach Fenlon The Professional Theatre Program at John Abbott College (JAC)  has just opened Stephen Sondheim’s “Into the Woods” and it was simply incredible. As a John Abbott graduate...
Beryl Wasjman Editor in Chief The Suburban Newspaper

No rights without responsibilities

by Beryl Wajsman April 13, 2015 The latest student displays of arrogant self-indulgence, culminating in the UQAM riot, have been nothing other than thuggery. The same kind of criminal activity we...

Merger disillusion reshaping Montreal politics

By Rhonda Massad www.thesuburban.com Ten years ago, 19 former Montreal suburbs bought into the bigger is better vision. Today, those same boroughs see smaller as better and are rushing toward the...

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