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...

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)...

Quebec releases report on COVID-19 outbreak at CHSLD Sainte-Dorothée

Ministers Blais and Dubé say steps are being taken to prevent future occurrences A provincial investigative report completed last summer but only released by Quebec...

Laval in the red – lockdown announced

The 28 day lockdown started Thursday October 1st and will last until the 28th,Premiere Legault announced this week After months of a threat of a...

CISSS de Laval updates times and locations for COVID-19 screening clinics

The CISSS de Laval has announced some changes for the times and locations of COVID-19 screening clinics on its territory. While some are closing,...

Health Canada orders counterfeit Zytec ‘Germ Buster’ hand sanitizer recalled

Health Canada is informing the public that product distributor Northern National Sales Inc. was recently found to be selling a counterfeit version of the...

Outbreak of COVID-19 at CHSLD Idola St. Jean in Pont-Viau

Staff at CHSLD Idola St. Jean on Cartier Blvd. in Pont-Viau have been doing double-duty over the weekend, as they have tried to contain...

Are the nasal pcr tests for Sars-2-cov too “sensitive”?

A lot of commotion in the news lately concerning tests. The good news is that newer and fastertests are being developed with a saliva...

Mayor Marc Demers in isolation after attending event where COVID-19 may have spread

Laval mayor Marc Demers has gone into self-isolation for a potential COVID-19 infection after it was revealed on Tuesday that he was part of...

Update – Public Health Notice: Outbreak of Salmonella infections linked to red onions imported...

The investigation into an outbreak of Salmonella infections linked to red onions imported from the U.S. is ongoing as illnesses continue to be reported...

Quick response helped contain COVID-19 at Boisé Notre Dame, says CISSS de Laval

While testing for COVID-19 infection continues on a weekly basis at the Boisé Notre Dame, the CISSS de Laval said on Friday that the...