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Alvin Segal’s story: from factory floor to philanthropist
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Alvin Segal’s story: from factory floor to philanthropist

It was 20 years ago when I first met Alvin Segal, not knowing then that he was a giant of the men’s suit industry

Is Westmount ready for Beryl Wajsman as mayor?
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Is Westmount ready for Beryl Wajsman as mayor?

Wajsman, 62, editor of The Suburban, is hard at work to ensure the answer will be Yes on November 5.

Mini-course on Israel-Palestinian conflict
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Mini-course on Israel-Palestinian conflict

All efforts to negotiate a peace deal between Israel and the Palestinians have failed, and among the main obstacles are conflicting readings of history. Historian Neil Caplan, who taught at Vanier College for 35 years, has examined these issues and written about them in his 2009 book, The Israel-Palestine Conflict: Contested Histories. He […]

From theatre to road repairs, Mayor Mitchell Brownstein does it all
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From theatre to road repairs, Mayor Mitchell Brownstein does it all

A group of Côte St. Luc seniors recently performed The Wizard of Oy, and the producer was Mitchell Brownstein, who happens to be the city’s mayor.

Mayor Christina Smith commits to continuity in Westmount
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Mayor Christina Smith commits to continuity in Westmount

Christina Smith can’t forget the day a runaway car came close to crushing her, together with her growing family.

Photo by Hayley Juhl
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Immerse yourself in one of the world’s greatest capitals: Vienna

Immerse yourself in the music, art, architecture & history of one of the world’s greatest capitals. Vienna has been the magnificent setting for some of the greatest performances, composers, artistic movements and events in history. October 2 – 11, 2017 (10 days) We’ll enjoy an itinerary packed with world-class concerts cherry-picked for […]

Côte-des-Neiges Day Centre offers subsidized spaces
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Côte-des-Neiges Day Centre offers subsidized spaces

With the help of l’Appui Montréal, Centre Évasion can now help low-income families get the quality care they need.

Philip Roth unleashes his fury on Trump
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Philip Roth unleashes his fury on Trump

Novelist Philip Roth was asked by the New Yorker whether Trump in any way mirrors U.S. aviator Charles Lindbergh in Roth’s dystopian novel, The Plot Against America.

Barbara Moser
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Ode on retirement: A valediction allowing mourning*

I have done that which I thought I would never do — I have retired.

Four cultures of youth connect, break down stereotypes
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Four cultures of youth connect, break down stereotypes

Kahnawake was set host to a celebration, one of sharing and learning.