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Dead 7-year-old Chomedey girl’s mother released on $1,000 bail bond

The mother of 7-year-old Chomedey girl who suffered a gruesome death at home in early January was released on a $1,000 bail bond on...
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All activities bringing together more than 250 persons are cancelled until further notice

CISSS opens COVID-19 testing clinic at Cartier Arena

Officials with the CISSS de Laval opened a COVID-19 testing and diagnostic clinic at the Cartier Arena in Pont-Viau beginning on the morning of Thursday April 30. It will be open to all Laval...

City posts new map of Laval’s flood zones

In order for the residents of Laval to have access to a detailed picture of the spring flooding situation, the city has posted a new map and other details on its web site. Both...

CISSS de Laval says it now has enough COVID-19 protective gear

After completing an inventory, the Centre intégré de santé et de services sociaux (CISSS) de Laval issued a statement on April 28 saying they now have a sufficient amount of face masks and other...

Mondou comes through for family pets during COVID-19

Moisson Laval among the beneficiaries from $110,000 donation The Laval region’s largest central food bank is one of the many organizations across the province that will be receiving a share of $110,000 worth of pet...

Quebec market regulator says COVID-19 scams are increasing

Economic fears spawn frauds, says Autorité des marchés financiers The watchdog agency that regulates financial and investment services in Quebec has issued a warning about unfounded forward-looking statements based on COVID-19 speculation involving a British...

Revenu Québec urges essential workers to register early for benefits

Province anticipates 600,000 will apply for COVID-19 work loss compensation Martin C. Barry In view of the sheer number of workers displaced by COVID-19 who are expected to apply for government relief, Revenu Québec is asking...

Health and safety guidelines must be clear for the reopening of schools, says QESBA...

The Quebec English School Boards Association (QESBA), transmitted its recommendations to the Government of Québec last week for eventual school reopenings during the COVID-19 pandemic. The Chairs of the province's English-language school boards and their...

City of Laval marked Earth Day on April 22

This was the 50th anniversary of environmental celebration (TLN) Officials with the City of Laval took the opportunity on the 50th anniversary of Earth Day this year (April 22) to note the various efforts by...

Report says CHSLD Ste-Dorothée acted late against COVID-19

But situation has improved since outbreak began, says CNESST Martin C. Barry A provincial commission that oversees health and safety norms in the workplace says in a report leaked to the media that management at CHSLD...

Glycovax Pharma will know in three months if its COVID-19 vaccine works

Laval and Montreal-based firm is using research started three years ago Martin C. Barry Glycovax Pharma, a biopharmaceutical company headquartered in Montreal with laboratories on Cartier Blvd. in Laval, is actively working on the development of...