Jacques Cartier Bridge to pilot bike path project during 2019-2020 winter season

The Jacques Cartier Bridge plans to test out a pilot project, allowing cyclists to use the bridge throughout the 2019-2020 winter season. A group of 25 volunteer cyclists who were chosen out of 100 applicants will have special access to…

Toronto poutinerie has come up with poutine with a twist, and it’s turning heads in Quebec

One Toronto restaurant is taking poutine innovation to a whole new level. Owners at The Enchanted Poutinerie on Wilson Avenue in North York created a new “unicorn poutine” that they say is meant to cheer up clients. Related News “The…

City of Montreal pledges to plant 22,000 trees by year’s end

Montreal is going on a green offensive: the city hopes to plant 22,000 trees by year’s end. With a budget of $17 million, the initiative will make the city a little greener, according to municipal spokesperson Philippe Sabourin. “We know…

Man in hospital after downtown Montreal shooting

Posted November 7, 2019 8:10 am Smaller font Descrease article font size –A Larger font Increase article font size A+ One man is in hospital after police say he suffered a gunshot wound to his lower body early Thursday morning.…

Quebec police watchdog investigating after man injured during Montreal arrest

Posted November 7, 2019 7:17 am Smaller font Descrease article font size –A Larger font Increase article font size A+ A 23-year-old man is in critical condition after he was arrested by Montreal police Wednesday night in the city’s east…

Ensemble Montreal calls for motion to control firearms, ban private handgun possession

Ensemble Montreal, the official opposition,  is calling for a motion to effectively control firearms in Montreal. “With the approach of the anniversary of the [École Polytechnique massacre], we think that it is appropriate to open up once again the debate…

Iconic Pointe-Claire village windmill damaged in windstorm

A violent windstorm that struck Quebec on Friday has left the iconic Pointe-Claire village windmill heavily damaged. Two of the four blades now lay on the ground, after gusts of wind clocked at over 100 km/h battered the structure, which…