Monday, October 18, 2021
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Kindergarten teachers rue reduced class time – Stein Day: “More difficult choices coming”

By Robert Frank www.newscoverage.org It was standing room only at Lester B. Pearson School Board (LBPSB) headquarters, April 28, where some 75 kindergarten teachers and their supporters packed the council chamber,...

Kuper Mom’s meet Mathew to give him $5,500

By Rhonda Massad A group called Kuper Moms raised $11,000 with the support of Kuper Academy in Kirkland to be shared equally with Mathew Schreindorfer and Ballet Montreal Performing Arts. The...

3 Young Women Making a Difference for the Alzheimer Foundation

On Sunday, June 2nd, 2019, a fundraiser event was held in the West-Island that touches us all, both directly and indirectly. It is not easy when it comes to...
Bell Let's Talk Mental Health

West Island psychiatrist explains how to get help with mental illness

Dr. Fiore Lalla, a psychiatrist at the Lakeshore General Hospital, and Rhonda Massad touch on mental health issues on Bell's Let's Talk Day.  The interview covers the resources available...
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Selling Your Home? First Impressions Matter; Your Essential Checklist of “Things To Do” and...

How exciting! You’ve finally decided. You're calling a realtor and putting your home for sale. You begin to daydream, that before too long your realtor, home stager and professional photographer...
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A Teacher’s Take on COVID-19 in Québec Schools

You’ve likely heard it before, children are the backbone of our future. Without people to educate them, our economy would tank, the healthcare system would fail, and our country...
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The ins and outs of obtaining a drivers license in QC

OBTAINING A DRIVING LICENSE IN QUEBEC At the moment, Canada has been listed as the tenth-largest producer of cars in the world. Thousands of Canadians and new residents undergo a...
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TEDx coming to John Abbott Theatre September 15

By Rhonda Massad The inaugural edition of TEDxSainteAnnedeBellevue will be taking place at the John Abbott College Theatre on September 15. "A group of us, young professionals, students, and West Islanders,"...
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Desjardins supports back to school for JAC students this week

by Rhonda Massad It was back to school and back to reality for many John Abbott College (JAC) students this week. New classes, fresh books and the smell of summer...
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Carrefour 6-12: West Island Youth Community organization needs your help

Since 1992, Carrefour 6-12 has been a community organization in Pierrefonds that specializes in youth academic perseverance. With schools closed since mid-March due to COVID-19, they have implemented a...