Tuesday, September 28, 2021
Chris Mauracher, Virologist

Pointe-Claire’s Bronya Health gets approval to distribute SARS-CoV-2 Rapid Test

Last week, Pointe Claire's Bronya Health became the official supplier of the BioHit SARS-CoV-2 lgM/lgG ANTIBODY Rapid Test Kit.  The test kit will not replace the nose swab that...
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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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COVID-19 Mobile Screening Site to open in LaSalle

Pointe-Claire, May 12, 202 "The CIUSSS de l’Ouest-de-l’Île-de-Montréal will open a COVID-19 mobile screening site available without appointment on its territory tomorrow. The site will be located inside the Centre...
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12 Tips from the Experts for Parenting Teens on Screens during COVID-19

This week, Children and Screens asked our experts to share their best advice for parents raising adolescents in the midst of the global pandemic. Just when parents thought that...
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May 1: Total Number of Confirmed COVID-19 Cases in the Montreal Area

UPDATE, May 1 2020, 1:30 pm: Number of confirmed COVID-19 cases: - Québec: 28 648 - Canada: 54,784 - US: 1.12M - Worldwide: 3.3M In Québec, to date, 28 648 confirmed cases of COVID‑19, including 2 022 deaths, have been reported. The...
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April 28: Total Number of Confirmed COVID-19 Cases in the Montreal Area

UPDATE, April 28 2020, 1:30 pm: Number of confirmed COVID-19 cases: - Québec: 25 757 - Canada: 42,110 - US: 1.02M - Worldwide: 2.74M In Québec, to date, 25 757 confirmed cases of COVID‑19, including 1 682 deaths, have been reported. The...
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April 23: Total Number of Confirmed COVID-19 Cases in the Montreal Area

UPDATE, April 23 2020, 1pm: Number of confirmed COVID-19 cases: - Québec: 21 838 - Canada: 42,110 - US: 891K - Worldwide: 2.74M In Québec, to date, 21 838 confirmed cases of COVID‑19, including 1 243 deaths, have been reported. The following...
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City Events Cancelled in Dorval Until at Least May 31

City of Dorval, April 23, 2020 Coronavirus (COVID-19) " As the current situation related to the coronavirus (COVID-19) is evolving, the City of Dorval has decided to cancel its events until at...
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Ile Bizard IGA Reports a Positive Case of COVID-19

Sobeys reported a case of COVID-19 at their IGA store located in Ile Bizard this week causing a few posts on Facebook. The owner, Chris Sevigny, was quick to answer...

Should Dog Grooming be an Essential Service?

Should dog grooming be considered an essential service? The West Island Blog's Dario De Felice speaks with Peter Arsever who owns a West Island dog grooming service. On Monday, April 13...