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...

Quebec issues warning about undeclared ingredients in pizzas sold at Marché Adonis

The Quebec Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food Inspection has issued a warning of particular interest to persons with compromised immune systems regarding food...

Accidental ingestion of edible cannabis products causing serious harm to children: Health Canada

Health Canada has issued an advisory saying it is aware of several cases of serious harm resulting in hospitalization after children have accidentally consumed...

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...

Novartis ‘Ride for Life’ goes virtual to raise funds for cancer research

Jocelyne Aubry of Fabreville was an organizer and participant this year For the past 15 years, Canadian employees of the pharmaceutical company Novartis have conducted...

Survey finds COVID-19 is impacting mental health of entrepreneurs

Women, minorities and business owners are suffering during the pandemic Business Development Bank of Canada (BDC) released a report last week revealing that while nearly...

Laval sets new rules at its facilities following ‘Orange’ COVID-19 status

After Laval was declared an Orange (Alert) zone on Tuesday for COVID-19 by the Quebec government, the city issued a list of new regulations...
All activities bringing together more than 250 persons are cancelled until further notice

Laval Public Health seeks partyers linked to COVID-19 spread

The Department of Public Health for the Laval region is asking all persons who attended a party held at a private home in Sainte-Rose...

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)...

Health Canada update on some hand sanitizers recalled as possible health risks

Health Canada is again advising Canadians that the following hand sanitizers are being recalled because they may pose health risks. For more information, including...

New COVID-19 screening clinic opening in Auteuil on Monday

The CISSS de Laval says that a new COVID-19 screening clinic will be opening on Monday Nov. 23 at noon in Laval's Auteuil district. The...