Saturday, December 4, 2021
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...
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...
Desjardins first ever mobile banking bus to come to the West Island

Desjardins first ever mobile banking bus to come to the West Island

by Rhonda Massad In an effort to extend their services, Desjardins Group has converted a Novabus into a mobile bank. The idea is to make it easier to serve those...
Elm Ridge Golf Club, West Island Blog, West Island News, Rhonda Massad, Ile Bizard, Golf

Give Elm Ridge Golf a try for only $750 for the month of May

By Rhonda Massad Elm Ridge Country Club is a 36 hole private Club with a rich history in the West Island and has been named in ScoreGolf’s Canada’s Top 100...
Terra, Sainte Anne De Bellvue, Broccolini, Rhonda Massad

Terra Sainte Anne De Bellevue celebrates launch with a block party this Saturday from...

By Rhonda Massad Final touches were put on the stunning model home at Terra Sainte Anne De Bellevue this week in an effort to be ready for the launch date...
Pointe Claire

Pointe Claire invites input on the future of Proudfoot park

The city of Pointe Claire is inviting  residents to take part in the development of Tony-Proudfoot Park by answering online polls on Pointe-Claire, It’s Who We Are and by attending a...
Dollard Des Ormeaux lock on waste bin

Zero-waste challenge -8 Pointe Claire households wanted

The City of Pointe-Claire is looking for eight households to participate in the Zero-Waste Challenge for seven months, an experience that will bring them to adopt best practices in...

Six Herbs, Six Ways

As printed in Eco Beauty Editor   Look no further than your garden, or your local organic garden centre, for healing herbs that do double duty as ingredients for countless recipes. From...
The Record Breakers with West Island Blog's Rhonda Massad

Fifteen years of West Island Blues Fest promotes a unified West Island

by Rhonda Massad This year, the West Island Blues Festival has raised more than $150,000 for local community groups. This year the two-part event will distribute funds to the Alzheimer...
Fairview Bus Terminus

Fairview terminus to stay put, for now

by Rhonda Massad After a preliminary study by AECOM over the past year, to decide if the terminus should be revamped or moved, the Société de transport de Montréal (STM)...