‘Ovation’ production hits the stage in honour of west island charity

Spectators came out to Locale 514 in Mount Royal to see the Sonia Balazovjech Dance Company’s eighth charity production, Ovation. “We tackle (the) benefit of the performing arts on education, how it heals and its impact human contact and communication,”…

Pointe-Claire approves re-designed condo plans at site of historic Pioneer bar

The city of Pointe-Claire approved re-designed plans for the condos that will replace the historic Pioneer in the village, but people living in the area are proposing something different. At a meeting Thursday night, the Pointe-Claire historical society, along with…

Kirkland man accused of attempted murder of his 2 children found not criminally responsible

March 20 2019 5:49pm A Kirkland man accused of trying to kill his two children was found not criminally responsible before his trial even began. Global’s Dan Spector reports. ‘ }); } else { var rel_id = svp.releaseInfo.contentId+””; if( typeof…

John Abbott College raises over $20k for students in financial crisis

The John Abbott College campus, on Montreal’s West Island, was lined with cash Tuesday. READ MORE: John Abbott College ceremony honours veterans, teaches kids It’s part of a fundraising effort to support the student assistance fund, which helps students in…

Suspects steal, crash tractor trailer leading to West Island police chase

Montreal police are investigating after a tractor trailer was apparently stolen from Avro Avenue, near Sources Boulevard in the West Island. The two suspects ran the truck into a dead end and abandoned it, officers stated. READ MORE: Montreal police…

Petition to save Riverdale High School submitted to Quebec legislature

The fight to save an English-language high school in Montreal’s West Island has made its way to Quebec’s legislature. A petition calling on the province to back down on its plan to transfer Riverdale High School to a French-language school…

Pointe-Claire mayor voices concerns as REM to eliminate thousands of parking spots

Users hoping to park and ride on the future electric rapid rail system known as the REM — or Réseau express métropolitain — are feeling like the doors are being shut on them. REM officials are eliminating thousands of parking…