Saturday, December 4, 2021
Collecting Art 101 - Basics on collecting art by Robin Rosenberg

Collecting Art 101- Basic on collecting art by expert Robin Rosenberg

By Robin Rosenberg People generally buy art for one or all of the following three reasons: Passion, prestige, and profit. Art offers a truly unique investment opportunity in that, unlike...
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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,"...
Lester B Pearson School Board

LBPSB council of commissioners meets following viral racist video

Following the reactions to the racist video made by two John Rennie high school students that went viral last week on social media, the Lester B. Pearson School Board...

What floatation device is best for your child? Swim for Life tells us

West Island Blog's Swim Safety Series with Swim for Life's Karina Renaud of Pointe Claire tells gives us the ins and outs of floatation safety. Karina at Swim for Life...
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Legault announces holiday plans, extends school closures

In a press conference this evening François Legault, Premier of Quebec, announced additional measures to flatten the COVID-19 curve and lessen the stress on Quebec’s healthcare system. The highlighted...
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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,...
Golfclub care

How to Care for Your Golf Equipment

When you play a sport, many people will spend most of their time practicing their skills and competing rather than maintaining the equipment they need to use. If you...
The rate of infections can be reduced by 50% with proper hand hygiene.

HAND HYGIENE IS EVERYONE’S BUSINESS!

https://youtu.be/cSkPxhrZ1UA   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...
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Beacon Hill (Beaconsfield) raises funds for Beacon Hill (Fort McMurray)

 by Celena Scheede-Bergdahl Karin Chown, a grade three teacher at Beacon Hill Elementary, found herself in a very lucky situation: her classroom library, due to many generous donations, had become...

Getting Ready for School: 3 Tips for Effective Online Education

Getting ready for school in 2020 means something different than it was just a decade ago. The situation with a novel COVID-19 outbreak changed the lives of millions of...