Thursday, April 25, 2024

Pointe Claire divers do it again

Pointe Claire is happy to congratulate three Pointe-Claire Dive Club athletes . Jennifer Abel, Meaghan Benfeito and Vincent Riendeau won five medals at the Rostock FINA Diving Grand Prix...
Brent Lakatos, Dorval, Para Olympics, Rhonda Massad

Dorval’s Lakatos wins 3rd gold at world para athletics championships

Dorval native Brent  Lakatos captured his third gold medal of the world para athletics championships on Thursday with a victory in the men's T53 800-metres. Lakatos had already won gold...
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Pointe-Claire Swim Club welcoming nearly 1000 athletes for national competition

The City of Pointe-Claire is proud to announce that a national swim competition will be taking place at the Pointe-Claire Aquatic Centre from December 8 to 11. For four days,...
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Winning season for Pointe Claire’s Tiger Lillies Dragonboat team

by Rhonda Massad Last Saturday, 32 teams competed at the RCC Dragon Boat Race Festival held a the 10th annual Rideau Canoe Club in Ottawa. Pointe Claire's Tiger Lillies dragon...
Beaconsfield mens slo pitch

Beaconsfield men’s slo-pitch tournament

  By Rhonda Massad www.thesuburban.com Every year to close off a summer filled with 20 games and two tournaments the Beaconsfield men’s slo-pitch holds its annual BBQ. This year was no exception....
P.K. Subban and Chelsea Gagnon

P.K. Subban visits Chelsea in the hospital

by Rhonda Massad When Twenty six year old Chelsea Gagnon found out P.K. was going to be signing autographs at the Children’s hospital she got her bed risen butt in...
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Pointe Claire’s Nathan Zsombor-Murray claimed gold in the mixed synchronized

Canadian Press Canadian divers Francois Imbeau-Dulac and Philippe Gagne battled through travel fatigue to win gold in men's synchronized springboard Saturday at a Canada Cup. Imbeau-Dulac of Terrebonne, Que., and Montreal's...
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Depth wins games

by Dustin Kagan Fleming The Canadiens have a new weapon that the league is being forced to learn to deal with. It is not superstar goalie, Carey Price or underrated, elite...
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The Tinordi Situation

by Dustin Kagan Fleming Jarred Tinordi was drafted 22nd overall back in 2010 by the Habs. The team was clearly hoping for that big powerful defenseman that coaches and GM’s drool...
Quebec Games - no benefits to West Island

Quebec games 2016 will generate $49 million in revenue – none on the West...

by Rhonda Massad The Quebec games of 2016 will cost $10 million for the agglomeration of Montreal in 2016.  The revenue expected is close to $49 million.  None of the...