Wednesday, February 24, 2021

City of Laval says it has improved snow removal – but not everyone agrees

Ex-ML councillor Ray Adams not totally happy with administration’s snow cleanup record If anybody is in a position to understand snow removal problems in Laval,...

Quebec now under 30-day COVID curfew

Police can issue tickets from $1,000 - $6,000, says Public Security Minister Police in Montreal and Laval say they are ready to enforce new regulations...
Laurier School Board showcases 2017-2018 budget overview

SWLSB buys COVID-19 air purifiers, wants Legault to prioritize staff for inoculation

In two recent measures taken to deal with the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, the Sir Wilfrid Laurier School Board ordered more than 200 air purifiers...
Sainte-Rose MNA Christopher Skeete visits Agape Senior Wellness Centre

Report on consultation with English Quebecers gets thumbs-up from Skeete

Support coming for Anglos to improve their French, says Sainte-Rose MNA Sainte-Rose CAQ MNA Christopher Skeete, who is Parliamentary Assistant to Premier François Legault for...

Chomedey MNA Guy Ouellette’s Christmas message uses sign language

Season's Greetings 2020 recorded at Laval News editorial offices When Chomedey MNA Guy Ouellette was contemplating what to say in his Christmas this year, he...

Coroner’s inquest expected to open into COVID fatalities at CHSLD Sainte-Dorothée

An inquiry by the Quebec Coroner’s Office is expected to soon be underway into the circumstances that led to a seemingly uncontrolled outbreak of...

Skeete announces an extra $1.3 million to local family organizations

Part of an $85 million sum going to 280 family groups all over the province Nearly a dozen Laval-based community organizations that provide support and...

Legault is optimistic about Quebec’s post-pandemic economy

Premier delivered a hopeful message during online CAQ convention In spite of infection rates rising again during the second phase of the COVID-19 pandemic, Quebec...

Quebec projects a $15-billion budgetary deficit for 2020-2021

CAQ gov’t adds $1.8 billion to support Quebecers and restart the economy Updating Quebec’s financial picture last week, Finance Minister Éric Girard said the COVID-19...

Laval purchases islands in Mille Îles River for future park use

Quebec to help pay $21.9 million cost for Île aux Vaches and Île Saint-Pierre The City of Laval announced last week that it is buying...

Despite mounting lawsuits, no immediate changes foreseen at UPAC

Ex-Premier Charest and Chomedey MNA are suing over corruption watchdog’s practices Despite a lawsuit filed by former Quebec Premier Jean Charest against UPAC, as well...