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Meet-A-Friend column on again

We are starting up our Meet-A-Friend section and we invite you to send your bios and possibly meet a friend for life.

Editorial: A convulsive year comes to a close with predators in high places unmasked
Editorials

Editorial: A convulsive year comes to a close with predators in high places unmasked

As we head into a new year, it is increasingly clear that Donald J. Trump’s policies foreshadow disastrous impacts on the poor and middle classes.

Whats happening in Montreal in December and January
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Whats happening in Montreal in December and January

BAZAARS Gerdy’s Rescue First Christmas Fair • Sat. & Sun. Dec. 9 & 10 Global Pet Store annex at 3232 Harwood in Vaudreuil–Dorion. Delicious homemade Christmas cakes and pies as well as unique hand crafted items. Come and support Gerdy’s animals and bring your own pups for a special homemade […]

It’s not too late to help out the NDG food depot
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It’s not too late to help out the NDG food depot

You can still help your neighbours. Click here to find out how.

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The Word Nerd: The death of some words and the half-lives of others

According to biologists, most species that have ever existed are extinct. Likewise, words are organic; they are born, have lives and often disappear, albeit not at the catastrophic level of species. They don’t actually die, but many become obsolete and the OED records tens of thousands of these words with […]

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Book fair features Quebec English writers

Saturday and Sunday, November 25 and 26, The Holiday Pop-Up Book Fair invites booklovers of all ages and interests to browse, buy, and have books signed. Publishers and authors will be on hand with new titles including fiction, non-fiction, poetry, and children’s books. The event is at Le Café in […]

Breakfast Clubbers do lunch with member at Richardson
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Breakfast Clubbers do lunch with member at Richardson

It all started when Jack Frank met George Nashen.

Boys With Cars is all about girls
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Boys With Cars is all about girls

Boys with Cars, Geordie Productions first play of the season, is not really about cars, or directly about boys, for that matter.

Letter: Giving the gift of gratitude Letter to Montreal General Hospital
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Letter: Giving the gift of gratitude Letter to Montreal General Hospital

It is probably not uncommon for a hospital to receive complaints from patients but this letter is the reverse.

Editorial: Morneau’s investments spark calls for tougher laws
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Editorial: Morneau’s investments spark calls for tougher laws

He’s been pilloried by the opposition for possible conflict of interest. The controversy was based on federal finance minister Bill Morneau’s ownership of more than 2 million shares in Morneau Shepell, his family’s Toronto- based human resources firm, when he took office and the profit he would have made as […]