Friday, August 14, 2020

Ottawa Invests in community-based projects addressing challenges of dementia

Patty Hajdu, federal Minister of Health, has announced an investment of more than $7.85 million over four years towards 12 new projects...

Quebec extends tax payment deadline again: It’s now Sept. 30

With the after-effects of the COVID-19 pandemic still playing havoc with the Quebec economy, the province's Coalition...

Quebec calls for cancellation of public events until Aug. 31

Quebec Tourism Minister Caroline Proulx joined two other members of the CAQ cabinet on Friday in calling on the organizers of public...

Place Bell still not ready to take in COVID-19 patients

After formally announcing last Friday that everything was in place to begin taking in the first of an eventual 50 recovering COVID-19...

STL to begin handing out COVID-19 face masks starting Monday

Effective Monday May 25, the Société de Transport de Laval will start distributing anti-COVID-19 face coverings to users, as part of a...

Laval calls off summer 2020 events, because of COVID-19 pandemic

The City of Laval confirmed on Thursday May 7 that it is cancelling or postponing all of its special cultural events that...

Restrictions eased for caregiver visits to CHSLDs in Laval

Beginning on May 11, it will be possible for a caregiver with a close relationship to someone living in a CHSLD to...

Free tax clinics going ‘virtual’ because of COVID-19

The Canada Revenue Agency has announced that free tax clinics, which in past years have allowed a growing number of eligible Canadians...

Heat wave forces CISSS de Laval to again postpone mobile COVID-19 testing

The CISSS de Laval says it is prolonging its suspension of operations by its mobile COVID-19 testing...

Health Canada issues warning about unauthorized COVID-19 test kits

Health Canada issued a warning to Canadians on Thursday May 7 not to buy home diagnostic test kits, including mail-in sample collection...

Laval to temporarily allow larger outdoor terraces as part of post-COVID economic strategy

Saying they want to help restaurant owners and local businesses increase their capacity during the COVID-19 recovery period, officials with the City...