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West Island businesswomen donate $100,000 collectively to support community groups

Ten spectacular West Island women donated $10,000 each to West Island Community Shares (WICS) to participate in their event to end all events. Their $100,000 contribution represents much-needed support...
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MCCAF donates Medical Supplies to Montreal Super Hospital

On March 23rd, 2020, president Susan Xianshu Huang and members of MCCAF and the Organizing Committee of 2020 Dragon Boat Festival went to the receiving dock of MUHC to...
Alex Petizian and Kendrick Martin

West Islanders turn fabric company into medical gown manufacturer

  In typical proactive Canadian style, Alex Petizian and Kendrick Martin have teamed up to supply resources to those on the front lines of the COVID-19 crisis. Naizil Inc and...

Kirkland’s Julie Quenneville goes from volunteering to President of the McGill University Health Centre...

by Rhonda Massad Julie Quenneville grew up on the West Island where she began her philanthropic career at the age of 13 when she volunteered at the YMCA. The rest...
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Pamela Gooria — Live, Breathe, Serve: What Matters Most

By: Olivia Kona Pamela Gooria lives and breathes yoga. Together with her husband Antoine Tinawi, they created a calm oasis in a suburban setting that epitomizes their entire life...
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MoveMate makes moving & deliveries in Montreal easier than ever! 

Over the past few months, the COVID-19 health crisis has changed most of our daily lives. Forced to stay at home and limit interactions, consumption habits have also been...
McHappy Day , West Island, Gail and Fred Cassir, Rhonda Massad, McDonalds

McHappy day celebrates 25 years of giving back to the community

by Rhonda Massad McHappy day was celebrated across the country for 25 years of supporting the community.  Here on the West Island six locations owned by Fred and Gail Cassir...
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Devi Di Guida — Wife, Mother, Author and Indomitable Spirit

By: Olivia Kona Devi Di Guida felt an urgency to self-publish her first novel, The Cayman Hustle, for her husband Joe’s 60th birthday this fall. The project became a family effort as everyone rushed...

Meet Your Neighbour – Caroline Joyner

by Kelly Nickerson. Caroline Joyner is the Founder and President of Cielo Yoga and Fitness Studios, located in Dorval, QC. This busy working Mom and dog-lover resides in Beaconsfield, QC. READING I’ve...

Spotlight Mike Shelter: National Champion in the Men’s T2 Road Race

Another Pointe-Claire resident has had an exciting competitive season on the international scene. Mike Shetler has certainly re-invented himself. At age 59 and after an accident that left him...