Saturday, December 4, 2021
Free Little Libraries Book corner

A book corner in Dollard des Ormeaux

by Rhonda Massad Tina Ferstman first learned about free little libraries while she was completing a DEC in information and library technologies at John Abbott College.  She fell in love...
Lesley Cotton

Women’s Centre offering free seminar Feisty After Fifty seminar on Oct 22

West Island Women's Centre Join us for a free seminar on Tuesday, October 22, from 1 to 3 p.m. Our presenter, Lesley Cotton, will show the short film "Feisty After Fifty:...
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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...
Slashed budget leaves LBPSB reeling

Slashed budget, plummeting enrolment leaves LBPSB reeling

By Robert Frank www.thesuburban.com Lester B. Pearson School Board (LBPSB) will spend the summer looking for ways to rationalize its expenses, as last week’s provincial budget tore a hole in its...
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Little Maestros music initiation program offered by Kerry-Anne Kutz this fall

by Kerry-Anne Kutz Do you have small children? Would you like to them to discover the joys of music and song? Permettez à vos petits de découvrir les joies de la musique...
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LOOKING AHEAD – What Now for French Immersion?

Canadian Parents for French and the Office of the Commissioner of Official Languages cordially invite you to attend Perspectives d’avenir – Looking Ahead : What now for French Immersion?...
PC® Cranberry Goat's Milk Cheese

Loblaw/Provigo recalling PC Cranberry Goat’s Milk Cheese

Loblaw Companies Limited is recalling select PC® Cranberry Goat's Milk Cheese, 300g units with the UPC code 060383010133 and dates 2020 MR 19 and 2020 MR 24 due to a risk that they may...

Leadership needed. Loyal customers wanted

by Ken Ingram How would you like to go from an average business to become an awesome business? Perhaps a better question would be, what would you like your external and...
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RESP-Making higher education a reality for your children

Parents can find it difficult to save for their child’s higher education. The costs of everyday life—from grocery bills to rent—are always at the top of the list. Yet...
September Quebec school reopening

BREAKING: Revised Back-to-School Plans for Quebec

Following a viral petition and numerous concerns from parents, teachers and students about the Quebec back-school-plan put in place in June, many have called on the Education Minister Jean-Francois...