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Driver calls for free parking for the handicapped
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Driver calls for free parking for the handicapped

Barbara Weisz hopes Mayor Denis Coderre’s compassion extends to handicapped drivers.

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Legal Ease: While travelling, make consumer law work for you

There is an abundance of advertisements in the newspaper containing alluring promises of attractive vacation deals.

Editorial: Trudeau team off to a good but incomplete start
Editorials

Editorial: Trudeau team off to a good but incomplete start

It was a breath of fresh air—a leader and now prime minister ready and willing to talk to ordinary Canadians, and ministers who answer media questions.

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Muslim scholar speaks out against Islamist abuses

Tariq Ramadan is a Muslim scholar who appeals to Western Muslim audiences because he believes that modernity and Islam in an increasingly secular Western society are compatible.

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The Word Nerd: Indian spice flavours today’s English

India is second only to the U.S. in the number of English speakers, with 125 million, or 10 per cent of its population, speaking the language of Shakespeare.

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Synagogues step up for refugees

Members of two of Montreal’s liberal Jewish congregations have joined co-religionists in other Canadian cities to sponsor Syrian refugees seeking asylum in Canada.

Generations Foundation: December – when giving truly becomes the gift
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Generations Foundation: December – when giving truly becomes the gift

December is a month like no other: Everyone wants to give of themselves and to experience joy with their family and friends.

Theatre review: Tribes
Reviews & Previews

Theatre review: Tribes

I’ve never seen or listened to a play quite like Tribes.

Flavour Guy: Give the joy of overdoing it
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Flavour Guy: Give the joy of overdoing it

The best gift I ever gave was a dinner for two.

December 2015: Volunteers needed
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December 2015: Volunteers needed

Château Ramezay Museum & Historic Site seeks volunteer guides and offers a 10-session training course. Open House, Mon., Jan. 25, 10am-2pm. 280 Notre-Dame E. Old Montreal, across from City Hall. 514-861-3708 X 229; chateauramezay.qc.ca/en/ West Island Citizen Advocacy matches volunteers with individuals requiring help. volunteerwica.com/volunteer-3/  514-694-5850 NOVA Montreal seeks volunteers […]