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New medical facilities to help during evenings and weekends, says health minister

Super-Clinics for Laval

Barrette and Charbonneau announce six ‘Super-Clinics’ for Laval (TLN) Quebec Health and Social Services Minister Gaétan Barrette and Minister Responsible for the Laval Region Francine Charbonneau announced on May 1 the creation of six super-clinics under...
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What do you know about ants?

Species known to invade homes in Canada include the carpenter ant, the little black ant, the odorous house ant, the thief ant, and the pharaoh ant. While some of them can sting, most of...
Greek Independence Day parade

City of Laval marks 196th anniversary of Greek Independence

Martin C. Barry Elected officials from three levels of government in the Laval region gathered at the war cenotaph near Laval city hall on March 25 to pay their respects along with residents of Hellenic...
Cancer Society launches Laval/Lanaudière Daffodil Month

Cancer Society launches Laval/Lanaudière Daffodil Month

Martin C. Barry With the month of April nearly here – traditionally the Canadian Cancer Society’s Daffodil Month – public officials from Laval and the North Shore regions gathered at Cité de la Santé hospital...
Blues Berry Jam

Blues Berry Jam launches new album

Martin C. Barry A cozy bistro-bar just off Autoroute 15 in the heart of Laval’s industrial park that has gained popularity among connoisseurs of cutting edge music was the scene on Saturday Feb. 11 for...
Hellenic Board Trade’s cigar tasting event on Jan. 25. 2017

Hellenic Board of Trade holds annual cigar tasting evening

Martin C. Barry   ‘A good cigar is a Smoke.’ – Rudyard Kipling –   Without apologies to Kipling, who knew a thing or two about stogies all the same, there were plenty of cigars to go around –...
Family Preparing for emergency

72 Hours: Is Your Family Prepared?

TLN- Last week thousands of Lavallers were without power due to the freezing rain. In case of emergency are you and your family prepared? If an emergency happens, it may take emergency workers some time to...
Zombies, ghosts and vampires converge on Lausanne Park

Lausanne Park: Zombies, ghosts and vampires converge

Martin C. Barry An invasion of zombies, vampires and ghosts took over Lausanne Park in Laval’s Saint-Bruno district on Halloween last Oct. 31. The first major celebration of Halloween in the area was organized the...

Pro BBQer from Laval competing at World Food Championships

Martin C. Barry While it may be not quite a year and a half since Manny Mavroudis started competing as a professional BBQ chef, this week and next the Laval-des-Rapides resident is in Orange Beach,...
Laval’s Cité de la Santé Hospital

‘I will never go back to Cité de la Santé,’ says Chomedey woman

Martin C. Barry A Chomedey woman who claims she was repeatedly denied service in English at Laval’s Cité de la Santé is vowing never to return there, but will seek medical treatment at Sacré Cœur...

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