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Legal Ease: Beware of latent defects when listing your home for sale
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Legal Ease: Beware of latent defects when listing your home for sale

If you are one of those putting your house on the market, here are some things to think about.

Montreal’s Earth Hour falls on March 19
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Montreal’s Earth Hour falls on March 19

If you would rather be with others while “in the dark”, here are two free events you can join.

Kristine Berey's nursery school in Budapest, 2959.
Features

Budapest to Montreal: Scenes from an immigrant childhood

My husband and I share almost identical stories of our childhood: circa 1956, the sounds of war outside, he in Cairo, me in Budapest,

Raging Grannies raise voices against Energy East pipeline plan
Features

Raging Grannies raise voices against Energy East pipeline plan

“We all have an obligation to future generations. Keep the oil in the soil!”

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.
Editorials

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 festivaldelavoix.com or call […]

Myra Giberovitch photo by Irwin Block.
Features

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
Health

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.