Friday, June 25, 2021
Flood 2019

A new flood map specifies Greater Montreal Area flood zones

Due to the floods in both 2017 and 2019, the Communauté Métropolitaine de Montréal (CMM) has put in place an interim bylaw that establishes the annual flood risk in...
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Costco will make it mandatory to wear the mask in its stores across Quebec

Update: Costco has since removed the advisory from its website. A West Island Blog reporter has since visited the Pointe-Claire location and masks were not required. Due to COVID-19, the...
Jeff Petry sets up tab for hospital workers

Montreal Canadiens’ Jeff Petry sets up restaurant tab for hospital workers

Montreal Canadiens hockey player, Jeff Petry, took to Instagram yesterday, inviting hospital employees to dine on his tab.   In a recent post, he shares his appreciation for the front line...
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CANCELLATION of road closures for this weekend on HWY 40

By: Julie Bourbeau In a recent Minister of Transport website update road users are being advised of the postponement of the exceptional closings in the interchange area of highways 13...
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Adjusted flood map released – check if you address is included

Out of the 813 municipalities affected in last month's map, 30 have since been removed including Dollard Des Ormeaux which has no borders along the water and Pointe Claire....
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West Island Restaurants that offer delivery or pick up

The West Island Blog asked you who you suggest for either delivery, Uber eats or curbside pick up. WE COMPILED A LIST!!! Here is what you suggested. We are not...
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Pierrefond library vandals apprehended within hours of the deplorable act

"Our new state of the art library has unfortunately been a victim of vandalism," said Pierrefonds Mayor, Jim Beis. "We condemn such criminal acts and deplore this lack of...
France-Mar Inc

Buy a face shield for yourself and give to the Lakeshore General Hospital Foundation

Two West Island companies have joined hands to provide face shields during the COVID-19 pandemic. Kirkland based Splurgestudio.com and France-Mar Inc., do very different work outside of a pandemic.  Splurgdstudio...
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Minister of Employment to announce re-opening of hair salons for June in tomorrows briefing

On Wednesday afternoon The Quebec government is slated to announce a gradual resumption of hairstyling and beauty services to commence in June. As many services during the pandemic, the opening...
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West Island businesswomen donate $100,000 collectively to support community groups

Ten spectacular West Island women donated $10,000 each to West Island Community Shares (WICS) to participate in their event to end all events. Their $100,000 contribution represents much-needed support...