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Saturday, July 11, 2020

COVID-19

Expecting extreme heat, Montreal enters mode 1 of its special response plan

Avleen K Mokha MONTRÉAL, /CNW Telbec/ - Following recommendations of the Direction régionale de santé publique (DRSP), the Organisation de sécurité civile de l'agglomération de Montréal is announcing that it is entering mode 1 of its Extreme heat special response plan as of today, July...

Borough sees no new weekly deaths due to COVID-19 since start of crisis

COVID-19 Update for Sunday, July 4 Avleen K Mokha COVID-19 refers to the disease caused by a new kind of coronavirus. Coronavirus is a family of viruses that can affect animals and humans. The family of viruses causes respiratory illnesses.

INTERVIEWS

Man attacks two Park Ex residents walking to Jarry Park

By Avleen K Mokha "I share my story for the safety of my people." A resident of Park Extension decided to take a brief stroll with his friend. Together, the two headed towards Jarry Park late Friday evening, April 20.

Live story time and e-books for book lovers at home

Avleen K Mokha Tomorrow, April 23, is International Book Day. Due to government directives, local libraries Park Extension and Prévost are closed till the coronavirus (COVID-19) emergency ends. Fortunately, some services continue online for readers at home. ...

LOCAL NEWS

Province issues alert for two missing children, father as main suspect

Avleen K Mokha Quebec police has issued an alert for two missing children. The siblings went missing yesterday at 8 pm from Levis, a city in eastern Quebec....

Moisson Montréal distributes $29 million worth of food since beginning of crisis

MONTREAL, July 7, 2020 /CNW Telbec/ — Moisson Montréal provides food to community agencies that help people in vulnerable situations. Over the past three months, Moisson Montréal has distributed more than 29 million dollars' worth...

Justice Pro Bono to offer free legal consultations this weekend

Avleen K Mokha Justice Pro Bono will hold a four-hour session of free consultations this weekend for victims of discrimination, exclusion, racism and...

Closure of Park Extension station linked to police investigation

LA PRESSE - Montreal police SPVM announced that Park Extension's police Station 33, located on Beaumont Avenue, would close on Monday, June 29. “The non-renewal of the lease for...

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Outbreak of parasitic infections in three provinces linked to salad products

OTTAWA, ON, July 8, 2020 /CNW/ - The Public Health Agency of Canada is investigating an outbreak of digestive illnesses after eating products by the company Fresh Express. In the last few weeks, 37 people in three different provinces have become sick after eating the affected products, and...

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NEWS

Province issues alert for two missing children, father as main suspect

Avleen K Mokha Quebec police has issued an alert for two missing children. The siblings went missing yesterday...

Moisson Montréal distributes $29 million worth of food since beginning of...

MONTREAL, July 7, 2020 /CNW Telbec/ — Moisson Montréal provides food to community agencies that help people in vulnerable situations. Over the past three months,...

Justice Pro Bono to offer free legal consultations this weekend

Avleen K Mokha Justice Pro Bono will hold a four-hour session of free...

Closure of Park Extension station linked to police investigation

LA PRESSE - Montreal police SPVM announced that Park Extension's police Station 33, located on Beaumont Avenue, would close on Monday, June...

Afrique au Feminin fundraises $50,000 for local food bank

Avleen K Mokha Since the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic, Afrique au Feminin...

Access to Information Commission to investigate Tim Hortons mobile app over...

Avleen K Mokha The Access to Information Commission of Quebec is investigating Tim Horton's mobile app. The review...

Park Ex loses its police station

Final closure after four relocations and promises of more police visibility Avleen K Mokha

Community group distributes over one-thousand meals since start of May

Avleen K Mokha Residents of Park Extension have joined in a group effort to give meals to residents...

City to redevelop Beaumont as part of new UdeM campus project

Avleen K Mokha The City of Montreal has announced that work will begin in July in the borough of...