Sunday, November 29, 2020

Cascades paper announces closing of Laval napkin facility

Montreal-based paper manufacturer Cascades Inc. announced on Wednesday that it will be closing its Laval napkin-making facility at the end of June. The company says...

Health Canada warns about UV devices making unproven claims to disinfect against COVID-19

Health Canada is warning Canadians about the risks of using ultraviolet (UV) lights and wands that make unproven claims to disinfect against the COVID-19...

CISSS de Laval to hold Annual General Meeting on Thursday Nov. 19

Yves Carignan, chair of the board of the CISSS de Laval, and Chantal Friset, acting CEO, would like to invite Laval residents to the centre's annual...

CSSL school in L-D-R closed by COVID-19 outbreak

The Centre de services scolaire de Laval's École primaire Marcel-Vaillancourt in Laval's Laval-des-Rapides sector is closing its doors for two weeks because of...

Researchers in Laval and Montreal score breakthrough in neurodegenerative disease treatment

Researchers from the Institut national de la recherche scientifique (INRS) in Laval and Montreal said on Monday that they have managed to demonstrate that nanoparticles...

End of life and bereavement are everyone’s business, say experts

Compassionate Ottawa’s online gathering drew hundreds of followers Is end of life care everyone’s responsibility? Are some people, seniors perhaps, more uncomfortable when dealing with...

CISSS de Laval to hold Annual General Meeting on Nov. 19

With ongoing concerns about COVID-19 still on many people's minds, the Centre intégré de santé et de services sociaux (CISSS) de Laval will be...

Union reps report inadequate measures for violence in Cité de la Santé’s psychiatry wing

Unionized staff at Laval's Cité de la Santé say the hospital's administration needs to move faster to improve security measures following a violent incident...

Give plasma for Samy!

The Laval Police Department is inviting all Laval residents and others from around the Montreal region to take part in an important plasma donation...

Cartier Arena to serve as treatment centre for COVID-19 patients

With the second wave of the COVID-19 pandemic now acknowledged by public health officials, the City of Laval will be turning the Cartier Arena...

ALPA launches book/kit to assist caregivers of Alzheimer’s patients

‘A Helping Hand’ is the result of a collaborative effort by staff and volunteers Friends and supporters of the Association Lavalloise des Personnes Aidantes (ALPA)...