Saturday, July 11, 2020

Laval to implement new measures to counter police profiling and racism

‘We have a duty to fight against social exclusion,’ says Mayor Marc Demers Following recent events in the...

Revelakis wants city to set up committee for police/multicultural relations

Following the Demers administration's recent announcement of new measures to deal with racial discrimination, Chomedey city councillor Aglaia Revelakis says Laval should start a new non-partisan committee to deal with...

Laval man fined nearly $500K for tax evasion

The Canada Revenue Agency (CRA) announced this week that Robert Kalfayan, a Laval resident, pleaded guilty at the Laval courthouse to tax evasion charges. He was fined $495,614 in relation...

City sells off discredited ex-mayor’s $1 mil. condo reduced

Last week, the City of Laval reached what appears to be the closing chapter in the saga involving former mayor Gilles Vaillancourt, with the sale of Vaillancourt's luxury condo at...

Laval adds new rules to dog and pet control by-law

During the July 7 online meeting of Laval city council, the council members modified By-Law L-12430 in order to better protect dogs and other pets, as well as members of...

Amber Alert

An Amber Alert was issued for 2 girls, aged 11 and 6, along with their 44-year-old father. Missing Children: Norah Carpentier, Romy Carpentier. Suspect: Martin Carpentier.

Opposition stirring in response to Île Gagnon development project

Luxury condos and resort would be built at former home of Céline Dion After several years of relative peace with its urban development dossiers, the City...

Sûreté du Québec cracks down on e-mail bank scammers

Quebec's provincial police force conducted a series of raids in Laval and Rosemère on Tuesday while cracking down on internet-based fraud artists who succeeded recently...

Work begins on new CHSLD in Laval’s Val-des-Brises

Quebec Finance Minister Éric Girard and Minister for Senior Citizens and Caregivers Minister Marguerite Blais marked the start of construction work Tuesday on a new long-term care residence (CHSLD) that...

Sixteen of Quebec’s science museums receive $3.7 million in subsidies

CAQ government provides support during COVID-19 pandemic recovery Quebec Culture and Communications Minister Nathalie Roy announced nearly $3.7 million in provincial subsidies for 16 of Quebec’s...

Yet more hand sanitizer warnings from Health Canada

Health Canada has issued yet another advisory to Canadians regarding hand sanitizers that may pose health risks. The warning comes following previous notices issued by the federal...

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Maison des enfants le Dauphin launches fundraiser

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City steps up efforts to recover diverted money

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Clement said the Conservatives have concerns about the Liberals wanting to normalize Canada’s relationship with Iran “which is a state sponsor of terror”

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Laval to implement new measures to counter police profiling and racism

‘We have a duty to fight against social exclusion,’ says Mayor Marc Demers Following recent events in the U.S. involving police violence and widespread accusations of racism, the City of Laval has decided to revise its policies with...

Newsfirst columnist Robert Vairo’s ‘That’s What I’m Thinking’

Irreconcilable differences. Canada China relations ruptured! I am fed up with pandering to...

Optimism buoys City of Laval’s economic recovery plan

City focuses on key industries and businesses in post-COVID-19 strategy With a high wind of optimism blowing through...

Additional hand sanitizer health risk warnings from Health Canada

Health Canada is advising Canadians that the following hand sanitizers made with industrial-grade ethanol, which is not...

City consulting public on central library location

The City of Laval is holding an online public consultation from July 10 to Aug. 10 on...