Sephora closes, Tim Hortons and McDonald’s drive thru only

Sephora has decided to close all of its stores in Canada and the United States due to the spread of COVID-19 The exceptional measure comes into effect today, until Friday,...
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CIBC takes steps to support customers with cash flow issues

   "What is my bank doing to help with cash flow issues during this time of crisis?"  The Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce (CIBC) released a memo to their clients on...
New Hotline for QUEBEC COVID-19

Quebec announces new hotline for COVID-19 – 1 877 644 4545

The Quebec government announced that with the overwhelming amount of calls regarding COVID-19, the province set up a hotline Thursday, to answer any questions about coronavirus: 1 877 644...
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West Island resident awaits results after being tested for COVID-19

An West Island resident, who chose to remain anonymous, was tested for COVID-19 on March 12, after experiencing flu-like symptoms. After travelling to the Caribbean Islands of St. Martin,...

Exclusive Interview with Quarantined Italian Teen

In the wake of the quarantine against COVID-19 imposed in Italy, West Island Blog's Dario De Felice interviews his Italian teenaged cousin who has been in his home for...
Coronavirus prevention and preparation

Prevention and Preparation for Coronavirus

The Coronavirus (COVID-19) is spreading rapidly across the globe with many countries reporting new cases daily. Although the Canadian Government assures that "the risk to Canadians is still low", adapting...

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