The Royal Canadian Mint Releases LGBTQ2 $1 “Equality” Circulation Coin

While Canadians’ are known for their strongly held values of diversity, inclusion and equality, for many years, LGBTQ2 Canadians were not treated equally. On Tuesday, April 23rd, the Royal Canadian Mint proudly launched a one-dollar circulation coin commemorating 50 years of progress in recognizing …

Booking vacation time can be difficult but with a little planning and research, it is possible to travel more in the new year.

Alpha is for the curious, the seeking, or even the believer looking for an authentic conversation about their own questions

Consultations on medical assistance in dying (MAID) eligibility criteria and request process Related Information Government of Canada consults Canadians on medical assistance in dying Medical assistance in dying Medical assistance in dying (MAID) became legal in Canada in June 2016. Canada’s Crimina…

You’ve worked your whole life for this moment. Now what? Here is a lits of 5 fun things to do after retirement, like travel, go boating or join a gym.

Another Pointe-Claire resident has had an exciting competitive season on the international scene. Mike Shetler has certainly re-invented himself. At age 59 and after an accident that left him disabled with a severe Traumatic Brain Injury five years ago, Mike started back riding an adapted bicycle wi…
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Thanks to West Island Blog follower, Pete Michaud for his quick coverage of a man falling through the ice Sunday afternoon. Police and ambulance personnel performed a rescue mission where the man was thrown a rope that he used to pull himself out of the water with. The man had his dog with him. Acc…

In the West Island you can find a gym or fitness center for almost every taste. Here is a review of 8 locations recommended by you, the reader.

Environment Canada has issued a special weather statement for the areas of Châteauguay, Laval, Longueuil and Montréal. “Precipitation will begin on Saturday as rain… [and] is expected to change over to freezing rain Saturday evening,” warns Environment Canada. “Amounts could be significant and make …