Sunday, February 25, 2024
Covid Memorial Blanket Canada

Calling all Canadian knitters to help with COVID-19 memorial blanket

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BPywJJL3zGk Three knitters, who happen to work together, have started a countrywide memorial blanket. Heather Breadner, the owner of Aberdeen’s Wool Company, a yarn shop in Lindsay, Ont., says the...
The rate of infections can be reduced by 50% with proper hand hygiene.

HAND HYGIENE IS EVERYONE’S BUSINESS!

https://youtu.be/cSkPxhrZ1UA   Our hands can harbour millions of germs, most of which are harmless. However, practising good hand hygiene can prevent some pathogens from spreading. These germs can cause infections requiring...
Pointe-Claire, Residents,Municipal Services, Community, Rhonda Massad, West Island Blog, News, West Island News, recyclng, parks, recreation

ALL Pointe-Claire properties EXCLUDED from the Flood Zone Decree

Pointe Claire is pleased to inform citizens that as of August 20, all Pointe-Claire properties will be excluded from the flood zone decreed by Québec, under a new draft...
RTM - Bus metro Train, West Island Blog, West Island news

Bus Metro and Train FREE for the holidays

While the information is only available in French on the website,  The Metropolitan Transportation Network (RTM) is pleased to announce free access to all of its services in operation on...
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,...
Terra, Sainte Anne De Bellvue, Broccolini, Rhonda Massad

Reducing your carbon footprint is a way of life at Terra Sainte Anne De...

By Rhonda Massad Nestled on more than 649,000 sq.ft. in Sainte Anne De Bellvue north amongst the trees and bike paths, sits a new eco-community that is turning heads. Broccolini...
Resiliating lease

Cancelling your lease as a senior citizen

Senior citizens who are currently leasing their accommodations may be reluctant to relocate to a residence that is better suited to their needs, fearing that they will be penalized...
Need a family doc? Want to complain about long ER Waits? Benoit Morin answers...., Rhonda Massad, West Island Blog, West Island News, Health, Need a family doctor?

Need a family doctor? Want to complain about long ER Waits? Here are the...

by Rhonda Massad The Montréal West Island Integrated University Health and Social Services Centre (IUHSSC) shared their progress since the 2015 integration of health and social services with more than...
Splash Pads, water park, water, fun things to do, Kirkland , Ile Perrot, Vaudreuil, Pierrefonds.

More Montreal parks inclusive and healthy

By Daniele Iannarone For Pointe-Claire resident Christine Latreille, what started off as a simple interest turned into a full-blown blog.  Since 2014, Latreille is one of three bloggers in...
mistletoe

Why do we kiss under the mistletoe?

As published in www.history.com Kissing under sprigs of mistletoe is a well-known holiday tradition, but this little plant’s history as a symbolic herb dates back thousands of years. Many ancient cultures...