Montreal police investigate triplex fire in Ahuntsic-Cartierville

A fire broke out on Monday night in a residential building in Ahuntsic-Cartierville. Shortly after 9 p.m., a 911 call was placed for a five-alarm fire in a triplex on Lajeunesse Street near Émile-Journault Avenue, police said. The fire was…

Montreal police investigate shooting in Ahuntsic-Cartierville

Montreal police are investigating a shooting that occurred outside a bar on Acadie Boulevard near Chabanel Street West in Ahuntsic-Cartierville early Sunday morning. Police responded to a 911 call at 4:45 a.m. after an altercation took place outside the bar…

Montreal authorities annoyed by selfie-seekers in flooded areas

Montreal first responders are warning against so-called disaster tourism after noting a spike in selfie-seekers in neighbourhoods threatened by swollen rivers. An operations chief with the Montreal fire department says his teams have seen many people who don’t live in…

Canada will help Quebec fight spring flooding: Ralph Goodale

Ralph Goodale, Canadian minister of public safety and emergency preparedness, says the federal government will be helping Quebec officials combat flooding. READ MORE: Expect flooding as heavy rain falls on Greater Montreal, says Environment Canada Story continues below “Have just…

Canadian Armed Forces, federal government will help Quebec fight spring flooding: Ralph Goodale

Ralph Goodale, Canadian minister of public safety and emergency preparedness, says the federal government will be helping Quebec officials combat flooding. READ MORE: Expect flooding as heavy rain falls on Greater Montreal, says Environment Canada Story continues below “Have just…

Expect flooding as heavy rain falls on Greater Montreal: Environment Canada

Environment Canada has issued a rainfall warning for Greater Montreal. “Rain, heavy at times, is expected,” the organization states. “Rainfall amounts … are expected through Saturday afternoon.” READ MORE: Flooding, climate change force Quebecers to rethink relationship with water Up to…

Montreal police arson squad investigating car fires in Ahuntsic-Cartierville

Montreal police are investigating after two car fires in the Ahuntsic-Cartierville borough. It happened at 2 a.m. Monday — one near Larose Avenue and the other on Prieur Street. READ MORE: Montreal arson squad investigating after 2 cars set on…

For diehards, traces of Montreal’s baseball history are there for the finding

As rumours about professional baseball’s return to Montreal continue to percolate, sharp-eyed visitors to the city can find tributes to its rich baseball past. Patrick Carpentier, a historian who heads the Quebec chapter of the Society for American Baseball Research,…

Montreal arson squad investigating after 2 cars set on fire in Ahuntsic-Cartierville

Two cars were set on fire in Montreal’s Ahuntsic-Cartierville borough, police officials confirmed on Wednesday. Montreal police received several 911 calls around 3:50 a.m. about the blazes, at the intersection of Saint-Real and Mcduff streets. READ MORE: Community rallies around…

Solemn ceremony marks anniversary of Ariel Jeffrey Kouakou’s disappearance

A family from Montreal’s north end is still searching for answers and holding on to hope one year after their 10-year-old son went missing. A vigil and mass was held Tuesday evening at Saint-Joseph-de-Bordeaux church to mark the anniversary of…