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Important message concerning the newspaper distribution

After 30 years, THE LAVAL NEWS is ending its door-to-door distribution. The February 21st, 2024 edition of THE LAVAL NEWS will be the last issue...

Mercedes stolen from car lot in Laval recovered in Toronto

A Mercedes Benz reported as stolen in a spectacular vehicle theft incident at a Curé Labelle used car lot last week has been recovered by police in Toronto. Working in conjunction with the...

Layoffs at Laval-based Neptune Wellness – including CEO and executives

Neptune Wellness Solutions Inc. says it has placed certain employees, including top executives, on mandatory unpaid leave effective February 23 in connection with a rapid cost cutting and restructuring effort, but also...

Speeding at 200km/h+ on the A-15 nets a $3,015 fine

A 23-year-old Laval man got slapped with a $3,015 fine recently after being stopped by SQ officers who recorded his speed on southbound Autoroute 15 as being 209 km/h - more than twice...

SQ arrests Laval couple for alleged weapons and drugs trafficking

A nearly three-year investigation by the Sûreté du Québec into a Laval couple's alleged involvement in drug and weapons trafficking culminated recently when the provincial police force arrested the pair. Officers with the...

Moderna to make Covid vaccines in Laval starting next year

A new Covid vaccine manufacturing plant that has just been completed in Laval's Cité de la Biotech will be up and running by the fall next year, according to the company operating...

CAQ turns a deaf ear to local REM noise complaints, says Dufour

Petition tabled in National Assembly by Mille-Îles PLQ MNA rejected A petition tabled recently by Mille-Îles Liberal MNA Virginie Dufour in the Quebec National Assembly, signed by 243 people who are demanding noise-abatement...

Saint-Bruno beats the winter blues at ‘Lausanne en Hiver’

Snowshoes, camping and hot chocolate rule at Lausanne Park Several hundred residents of the City of Laval’s Saint-Bruno district enjoyed some respite from the cold weather at Lausanne Park last Sunday when local...

Chomedey MNA urges Legault gov’t to help improve snowmaking on Quebec’s ski hills

PLQ tourism critic notes two ski-related fatalities in the Laurentians in January Chomedey Liberal MNA Sona Lakhoyan Olivier is asking the CAQ government to pay more attention to snow quality at the province’s...

Laval’s mayor and police chief agree: a national strategy is needed to deal with car theft frenzy

Comments follow a major car theft conference in Ottawa Laval mayor Stéphane Boyer as well as LPD police chief Pierre Brochet had this to say last week after taking part in a major...

Ex-Chomedey MNA Tom Mulcair denounces François Legault’s ‘mean spiritedness’

‘Unlike anything I’ve seen in Canada since Duplessis,’ he says of Premier’s treatment of minorities “Values – fundamental values – cannot be withstanded away.” With those words – echoing perhaps another politician’s assertion in...



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