LaSalle ‘ain’t afraid of no rain’: Borough’s annual Halloween party moved indoors

While several cities and boroughs in Montréal have cancelled Halloween due to inclement weather, LaSalle ain’t afraid of no rain. But rather than calling their local Ghostbusters due to the strange forecast, they called their local arena and moved their…

Man allegedly approaching children near LaSalle school for photos

Montreal police are investigating after a man allegedly approached several children from Terre-Des-Jeunes Elementary School in the LaSalle borough. He apparently asked if they would take a photo with him. READ MORE: Four kids sent to hospital after bear spray…

Montreal police investigating dépanneur robbery in LaSalle

Montreal police are investigating a robbery at a dépanneur in the borough of LaSalle Tuesday night. The incident reportedly happened at 11 p.m. on Thierry Street, near Newman Boulevard. READ MORE: LaSalle resident’s violent arrest leaves him with PTSD, officers…

Parks Canada suggests 13.6-km detour for popular Lachine Canal bike path

Cyclists are seeing red amid a lengthy detour and sea of orange cones in Montreal’s LaSalle borough. A wall of detour signs blocks the entrance of a popular waterside bike path along the Lachine Canal. “I was confused. I thought…

More success for London swimmer as Canada qualifies for Tokyo 2020 mixed medley relay

It was another successful swim for Londoner Maggie MacNeil at the world aquatics championships. Canada qualified for the new 4×100 metre mixed medley relay swimming event at the 2020 Tokyo Olympics by finishing fifth on Wednesday at the world aquatics…

Montreal woman upset over treatment of brother at long-term care facility

Alma Gibbs frequently visits her older brother at the long-term care residence in the LaSalle hospital. Last week, Gibbs says she witnessed a “deplorable sight,” as her 72-year-old brother’s hands were tied to the hospital gurney. According to medical malpractice…