Monday, October 18, 2021
Francois Legault Masks

Masks will be mandatory in all enclosed public spaces in Quebec

Premier Francois Legault is expected to announce today, July 13, that the wearing of a mask will be mandatory in all enclosed public spaces in the province, as of...
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July 29: Total Number of Confirmed COVID-19 Cases in the Montreal Area

UPDATED in the last 24 hours (on July 28, 2020) Number of confirmed COVID-19 cases: – Québec: 58,897 confirmed cases, 50,886 recovered, 5,670 deaths – Canada: 115K confirmed cases, 100K recovered, 8,912 deaths – United States: 4.44M...

COVID-19: new regulations in schools and gym closures as of October 8th

After the fourth consecutive day of confirmed cases topping 1,000, the Quebec Ministers of Education announces additional regulations to curb the current spread of COVID-19. Education Minister Jean-François Roberge,...
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Costco USA will make masks compulsory for both clients and staff, are we next?

Costco USA is planning to return to pre-coronavirus normal with one small change, Americans will have to wear a mask. Canadians can't help but wonder if they will be...
Rainbows in windows

Families are putting up rainbows in their windows for neighbours to find on walks

Some local children are bringing cheer as families are stuck inside their homes avoiding the spread of the coronavirus. They've been putting up paintings, teddy bears and drawings of rainbows...
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31 deaths at CHSLD Herron Nursing Home

Pointe-Claire, April 11, 2020 The CIUSSS de l’Ouest-de-l’Île-de-Montréal provides an update on the situation at CHSLD Herron. "The CIUSSS de l’Ouest-de-l’Île-de-Montréal (CIUSSS) wanted to provide an update on the situation at...
Sear liquidation to start October 19

Fairview Shopping Centre reduces hours to encourage social distancing

With the efforts to contain COVID-19, Fairview Centre in Pointe Claire has changed their opening hours. Monday to Friday: 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. Saturday and Sunday 11 a.m. to 5...
Allstate

Allstate Canada to provide more than $30 million to auto insurance customers amid pandemic

According to a press release from Allstate,  all Allstate, Pembridge and Pafco customers who have an active automobile policy as of today’s date will qualify Allstate Insurance Company of Canada,...
BAuer Hockey mask

Bauer to make protective visors for healthcare workers

Canadian Press: Canadian hockey equipment manufacturer Bauer is offering to modify its production line to make protective visors for doctors, nurses and first responders. The protective equipment to help deal with...
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Beware of these COVID-19 fraud schemes as per the SPVM

  According to the SPVM webiste: While strict measures are put in place to prevent the spread of COVID-19, fraudsters take advantage of the situation to claim new victims. The...