Saturday, June 15, 2024

“Batshaw has proven to be very good neighbours so far” BCA says

Beaconsfield Batshaw campus, which will house 24 youth in an open setting is scheduled for occupancy this summer.  In late January, a tour of the shell of the building...
Kitchen 73 gives back to the West Island

Eating means giving at Kitchen 73

by Rhonda Massad While Kitchen 73 takes pride in their extensive menu that supports local farms it also gives back each year with a donation to a local Quebec charitable...

Dollard’s David Ballas takes on Quebec’s pot holes

Dollard des Ormeaux’s David Ballas came up with a solution to the treacherous pot hole problem facing us all for his grade nine science project at West Island College...
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4 Ways You Can Get Back to the Surface When Yoked To an “Underwater”...

Is the car loan you owe more than the value of the car itself? The auto industry terms this as going “upside down” or simply, “underwater”. For instance, if...

The Bread Basket takes action against food insecurity on the West Island

The Bread Basket is hosting a Food Security Forum, gathering those working in food assistance to discuss the growing problem of food insecurity and hunger on the West Island...
Sue-Anne Hickey

Eat Right for Your Body Type and Transform Your Health

by Sue-Anne Hickey The most positive health change I’ve made in my life has been to learn to eat in a way that suits my body type. My strength and...

Sainte Anne-de-Bellevue to get help from Quebec Liberal government for hospital transfer

By Kevin Woodhouse "This gives us hope for the future," Paola Hawa said in reference to her meeting Monday afternoon with Municipal Affairs Minister Pierre Moreau. The Sainte Anne-de-Bellevue mayor and...
Doug MacDonald

Meet Your Neighbour – Doug MacDonald

by Kelly Nickerson. Doug MacDonald is VP of Sales and Marketing at CN and spends his spare time as Registrar of the Lakeshore Girl’s Softball Association (LGSA). This busy father...
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Beaconsfield land use development committee makes recommendations to Council

by Rhonda Massad In a startling contrast to the active participation of residents when recent zoning changes have been proposed in the city of Beaconsfield, not more than 30 residents...
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Are people really going without food on the West Island?

by Rhonda Massad The West Island of Montreal is well known for high-quality family living. Waterfront estates, high-end condos, and homes are commonplace. But Senneville, Sainte-Anne-de-Bellevue, Baie-D'Urfé, Ile Bizard, Beaconsfield,...