Sunday, October 2, 2022
Oistins Fish Fry a must while visiting Barbados

Oistins Fish Fry – Barbados

By Rhonda Massad Barbados is one of my favorite places to visit when looking for warmth in the chilly Montreal winter months.  Oistins is an active fishing town on the south coast...
Potcakes Turks and Caicos

Potcake pups become part of the Turks and Caicos vacation experience

Potcake Place is a dog rescue charity based in Providenciales, Turks & Caicos Islands. Thier mission is: "To reduce the number of homeless potcakes on the island" How it all started... As a...
L'Échapée

Movies and TV Series shooting in Montreal this week

The film industry has been permitted to remain open during the most recent lockdown in Quebec despite the coming and going of hundreds of staff to their homes in...
Mediterranean Lebanese Spinach Salad Cooked with onions

Cooked Mediterranean spinach salad with fried onions

To reduce pain-causing inflammation, I have removed gluten and dairy from my diet. A Mediterranean style diet has some delicious recipes to make the transition pretty seamless. It takes...

Does West Island need more gambling options?

Guest Blogger: Jim Narson Last year Montreal welcomed over 11 million foreign tourists and that number is expected to grow substantially in the next 12 months. Montreal has obvious appeal...
Lego set to manufacture sustainable bricks

Lego set to manufacture only eco-friendly bricks by 2030

As part of their environmental responsibility targets, LEGO aims to find an ecologically sustainable alternative to the plastic resin (ABS) currently used for the manufacture of their toy bricks. The...
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...
Clara Di Francesco,Miss World Canada Pageant. Rhonda Massad, Miss World Canada, Kirkland, West Island News, West Island Blog, Mayor Michel Gibson

Kirkland’s Clara Di Francesco finalist in Miss World Canada Pageant

  Miss Island of Montreal 2018- finalist for Miss World Canada Pageant to be held in Toronto, Canada – July 22-28/18 Submitted by Clara Di Francesco Let me introduce you to Clara,...

8th Montreal Jiuding Scholarship distribution gala a huge success

by Rhonda Massad Held at Evo Montréal Vieux-Montréal this past May 4, the 8th annual Montreal Jiu Ding Club,  sponsored by the National Bank recognized 10 students who are academically...
Scuba Diving Tips For Beginners

Scuba Diving Tips For Beginners

The amazing underwater world makes up two-thirds of the planet. It is home to hundreds of thousands of plant and animal species. This incredible beauty remains unknown to those...