Service resumes on Metro’s Green line after hour-long shutdown

Posted January 20, 2020 7:24 am Updated January 20, 2020 7:57 am Smaller font Descrease article font size –A Larger font Increase article font size A+ The Montreal Metro’s Green line shut down from Honoré-Beaugrand to Berri-UQAM for an hour…

Montrealers commemorate Iran plane crash victims

At a Sunday afternoon memorial in downtown Montreal, the grief is still evident more than a week since missiles brought down Ukraine International Airlines flight 75 over Tehran, killing a 176 passengers and crew. “It’s heartbreaking.  It’s painful.  It’s tragic,”…

Quebec’s commission on youth protection holds English-language public forum

Emotions ran high during a public forum held by Quebec’s commission on youth protection in Montreal on Wednesday. Related News Members of the public, many of whom have been through or worked in the youth protection system, vented their frustration…

Montreal police investigating 2 reported overnight shootings

By Global News Posted January 16, 2020 7:32 am Smaller font Descrease article font size –A Larger font Increase article font size A+ Montreal police are investigating two separate incidents in which shots were reportedly fired at establishments with people…

Montreal vacancy rates hit a 15-year low: CMHC report

Recent findings from the Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation (CMHC) report the average vacancy rate for Montreal in 2019 dropped to 1.5 per cent, the lowest level in 15 years. The findings show the average rent that tenants paid in…

20 per cent of Quebec schools still don’t have carbon monoxide detectors

A year after 43 people were hospitalized after a carbon monoxide leak a Montreal elementary school, 20 per cent of Quebec’s schools still don’t have carbon monoxide detectors installed. A spokesperson for Education Minister Jean-François Roberge confirmed that one in…

Montreal’s mobility squad expands to all 19 boroughs

Montreal’s mobility squad is expanding from patrolling six boroughs to patrolling all 19 boroughs of the city this spring. The city’s mobility squad was created in 2018 with the aim of improving traffic flow by ticketing illegally parked cars and…