SPCA rescues Sydney, a goose
and Eclipse, a duck, bound for
a sanctuary. Other rescues include
rabbits, turtles and aquatic birds.
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Montreal SPCA to step out for St. Patrick’s parade

Sydney the goose and Eclipse the duck, both now sheltered at the Montreal SPCA, won’t be waddling in this year’s St. Patrick’s Parade.

There are blue skies over McGill, one of the many campuses offering courses on a host of topics this fall.

Editorial: Confronting grievances behind BDS boycott campaign

Events last month in Ottawa and at McGill University have rekindled debate over the decade-old campaign that promotes boycott, divestment and sanctions (BDS) aimed at Israel and Israeli firms.

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Quebec soprano to appear at Festival de la Voix

FESTIVAL de la VOIX, which runs from March 18 to 20 in the West Island features performances by Quebec soprano Natalie Choquette, the Jireh Gospel Choir, and “La Voix” sensation Rebecca Fiset-Coté. Vox Aeterna is proud to present five concerts and three vocal workshops. For details visit or call […]

Myra Giberovitch photo by Irwin Block.

Outreach to refugees: Social worker Myra Giberovitch offers insights

Syrian refugees arriving in Montreal face a myriad of challenges in adapting to their new homes. Though their plight and resultant trauma is not comparable, what is to be learned from the experiences faced by Holocaust survivors who came here in the late 1940s? We put the question to Myra Giberovitch, […]

Le Wellesley to hold open house with pub, door prizes
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Le Wellesley to hold open house with pub, door prizes

Join us for a fun-filled afternoon at our Open House on March 20, 2016 at 1PM at Chartwell – Le Wellesley. There will be music, great food, door prizes, and a lot of laughter. Our pub will be serving its delicious menu, including specialty coffees. Come and see what all […]

211: How to reach out for referrals and information

211: How to reach out for referrals and information

This integrated information platform for seniors answers to a well-known necessity identified by the Centre’s counsellors.

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Cummings Centre rock’n’soul choir is a singalong paradise

Recognizing that you are not alone, that your generation is alive and well and kicking, and celebrating our time in song is what it’s all about.

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Flavour Guy: Let out the cat, peel an orange, and sell that house

No one is going to buy our house. The smells are too complex.

Montreal from downtown. Photo by Hayley Juhl
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What’s happening in Montreal in March

BAZAARS & FAIRS Marie Claret Church • March 11 & 12 Fri. 8am-7pm & Sat. 8am-3pm at 10660 Larose Westmount Antiquarian Book Fair • March 15 Tues. 10am-5pm. Books, prints and maps for sale by 15 Quebec and Ontario dealers at Dawson College, 4001 de Maisonneuve Blvd W, 514-935-9581 St. […]

Montreal real-estate agents Bonnie Sandler (left) and Mary Lamey. (Photo: Caroline Ronalds)

Pricing, staging and other tips from Montreal real-estate brokers

It’s become a cliché—buying a home is probably the most important investment most of us make. But selling that home is at least as important.