Sunday, February 25, 2024
Joy Shatner

Seniors take to the stage with a show called Come Laugh with Us

By Rhonda Massad Actor Lois Dellar has had the privilege of teaching seniors between the ages of 80 and 106 the art of theater acting for the past ten years. After...
Flood 2019

Beware of phone scam collecting money for flood victims

Please note that the only official place to make a donation to the flood victims is the Red Cross. They will not be contacting you by phone.  A most...
Quebec, Meals on Wheels, March, Volunteers, Seniors, Isolation, Hot Lunch, Nutrition, Community, Rhonda Massad, West Island Blog, News, West Island News

Quebec Marks Meals on Wheels Week March 26th to April 1st 2017

Meals on Wheels is a volunteer-driven program that provides hot nutritious meals to home-bound or isolated seniors and to those with reduced autonomy. The Meals on Wheels program in...
Hello Neighbour program, telephone service, security, seniors,Pierrefonds-Roxboro, Rhonda Massad, West Island Blog, News, West Island News

Pierrefonds-Roxboro launches ‘Hello Neighbour’ program – A telephone service to increase the security of...

The borough of Pierrefonds-Roxboro and the Mayor, Mr. Dimitrios (Jim) Beis, in collaboration with Public Security, created Hello Neighbour, a new daily telephone service that aims to increase the...
Dorval Meals on Wheels, Dorval, Volunteer West Island, Rhonda Massad, West Island Blog, News, Elderly, Sarto-Desnoyers Community Centre

Home Sweet Home – a New Location for Dorval Meals on Wheels!

“Well, it’s official - Moving Day was January 23rd as the Dorval Meals on Wheels kitchen relocated to its new premises at the Sarto-Desnoyers Community Centre”, stated Lynda Barrett,...

We need to take some ideas from Laval’s transit policies. Nicely done…

The 10th Origin-Destination survey (OD) came back with high marks for Laval residents. The study that looked at the entire metropolitan area was conducted in the fall 2013.  Laval...
Dog and baby

6 Lifestyle Remedies for Sleep Apnea

Sleep apnea is a disorder that causes an individual to stop breathing for short amounts of time when sleeping. Those who have sleep apnea do not take in enough...
D'Arcy McGee MNA David Birnbaum.

CIUSSS managers scrambling to maintain caregiver services

By P.A. Sévigny www.thesuburban.com During last week’s exclusive telephone interview, local MNA David Birnbaum told The Suburban that he had already talked to Health Minister Gaétan Barette and local CIUSSS (Centre...
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Where to get a flu shot in the West Island

One week into the vaccination campaign and appointments for flu shots in the West Island have booked up at a record speed this year. Don't worry, Le Centre intégré...
BEST CANNED FOOD, OPTIONS, FOOD BANKS, non-perishable, nutrition, fibre, protein, low preservative, West Island Blog, Rhonda Massad

BEST CANNED FOOD OPTIONS FOR FOOD BANKS

By:Nevine Elchibini When it comes to giving non perishable food items it may be difficult to know just what the most wholesome choices available at the grocery store may be...