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Gunshots heard on Terry Fox Ave. near Cosmodôme

The Laval Police responded to at least one call made to 911 on Friday around 3:15 pm about the sound of gunshots being heard near the corner of Terry Fox and du Cosmodôme avenues...

Mouvement lavallois mayoralty candidate Stéphane Boyer has backing of Demers

Laval city councillor and executive-committee vice-president Stéphane Boyer, who was acclaimed on Wednesday as the Mouvement lavallois's official candidate for mayor in November, has the backing of Mayor Marc Demers, the ML has announced. "Mr....

$2.5 million worth of drugs seized following LPD raid

Officers from the Laval Police Department executed a search warrant on March 23 related to narcotics trafficking and as part of the LPD’s ongoing projet Doute operation and investigation. Since last September, the LPD has...

Nearly 200 new housing units to be built in Laval as part of Central...

Making announcement, Vimy MP Koutrakis emphasizes the value of having a home “Every Canadian deserves a safe and affordable place to call home,” the federal government said in a statement last week, as Vimy MP...

Neighbours of vermin-infested duplex plead for help

Garbage piled to the ceiling in a Chomedey duplex. Books, magazines, food trays, decaying food, discarded packages, and more, filling chairs, tables, beds; some rooms are so stuffed you can’t walk through them. The home,...
Laval city councillor for Laval-les-Îles Nicholas Borne.

City of Laval seeks bids from groups for anti-poverty projects

Quebec, CISSS de Laval and the municipality will be providing the funds The City of Laval is calling on non-profit organizations to submit bids for projects to be completed as part of an anti-poverty program...

Executive-committee takes action against floods and greenhouse gases

The City of Laval’s executive-committee made some key moves during a meeting on March 31, including decisions involving the protection of the region’s riverside areas from floodwaters, and a special fund set up especially...

Laval-based Nexelis partners with China’s JOINN for COVID-19 studies

Bioanalytics lab becomes first specialized in vaccine testing to set up in China Laval-based Nexelis, specializing in vaccine testing research and development, announced last week the signature of a letter of intent with China-based JOINN...

First generation vaccines ‘only the beginning,’ says opinion columnist Robert Vairo

It’s a full-on race between vaccines and Covid virus variants. Every wave of this virus is worse than the previous. We are into the third with some provinces registering more infections in a day...

Agape-NPI releases new data on Laval’s English-speaking population

Latest count of English is 90,975, out of more than 437,000 population More than 30 persons sharing a common interest in the health and well-being of Laval took part on March 31 in a webcast...