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Editorial: RCMP and CSIS asleep at the wheel
Editorials

Editorial: RCMP and CSIS asleep at the wheel

Our thoughts have shifted to the shocking murder of two Canadian Armed Forces soldiers: Warrant Officer Patrice Vincent and Cpl. Nathan Cirillo. The perpetrators, converts to Islam, were both troubled.

The volunteer board
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The volunteer board

• Chabad Lifeline, a non-sectarian organization that supports individuals and their families affected by addictions, needs volunteers and receptionists. 514-738-7700 • YMCAs of Québec Residence needs aides to help with educational activities for children 3-5 and to supervise infants 12-24 months. 514-932-5353 X 2005 • Tel-Aide needs volunteers to become […]

Unitarian Church to hold fair-trade fair
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Unitarian Church to hold fair-trade fair

After a two-year hiatus, The Unitarian Church of Montreal will hold its annual Fair Trade Craft Fair November 8, 10am to 4pm at 5035 de Maisonneuve W.

Zaidye, Grandpa and passing along traditions
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Zaidye, Grandpa and passing along traditions

Intermarriage is a consequence of life in a liberal society, but what can grandparents do to pass on their traditions to their grandchildren?

Dance party to celebrate endangered Meadowbrook Park
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Dance party to celebrate endangered Meadowbrook Park

For the past 25 years, a group of dedicated nature lovers have been working to protect Meadowbrook Park’s 57 hectares of green space.

October is car safety month
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October is car safety month

As the temperature drops, the wear and tear on vehicles can lead to bigger problems, which is why it’s crucial to prepare for winter driving.

Editorial: We must welcome more refugees
Editorials

Editorial: We must welcome more refugees

While we are safe and sound in our comfortable homes, the number of refugees and internally displaced people is growing exponentially.

Fundraiser will benefit African birthing centres
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Fundraiser will benefit African birthing centres

Saturday, October 25, the Fondation Sénégal Santé Mobile will host a multicultural, fundraising dinner supporting maternal and infant health services in Senegal, West Africa. The foundation began its work four years ago, sending medical supplies to the local community health clinic. In 2015, the organization plans to send medication and […]

Photo by Makaristos
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What’s Happening in October and November 2014

It’s impossible to get bored in Montreal. But just in case, here are few goings on in our favourite city.

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Have a rich breakfast with top Canadian authors

In Montreal, B & B has acquired a different meaning as Books & Breakfast – the now annual celebration of new writing by mainly Montreal authors.