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World Health Organization Coronavirus disease (COVID-19) advice for the public: Myth busters

COVID-19 virus can be transmitted in areas with hot and humid climates From the evidence so far, the COVID-19 virus can be transmitted in ALL AREAS, including areas with hot and humid weather. Regardless of climate, adopt...

How to talk to children and address their coronavirus concerns

Be honest and don’t keep them in the dark, youth psychiatrist says There’s no escaping it. On television, in schools, on the street and at home, one word hangs in the air: coronavirus. The coronavirus — which causes COVID-19 — and its repercussions are...

Farrow/Ferguson’s latest book, Ball Park, is set in Park Extension

Martin C. Barry Trevor Ferguson, who writes under the pseudonym John Farrow and who was raised in Park Extension, sets his latest detective novel, Ball Park, in Park Extension. Although it’s been decades since Trevor Ferguson, a.k.a. John...

LOCAL NEWS

Provigo by Parc Metro Closes Temporarily, Employee Tests Positive for COVID-19

Avleen K Mokha The Provigo by Parc metro closed for deep-cleaning after one staff member tested positive on a presumptive test for coronavirus...

Columnist and Anglo-rights firebrand William Johnson dies at 88

Martin C. Barry William Johnson, right, is seen in this photo, taken in the mid-2000s, at a family gathering in Ottawa. William Johnson, the...

Do local station closings put SPVM’s neighbourhood policing at risk?

Martin C. Barry Although the SPVM’s Station 33 on Beaumont Ave., which serves Park Extension, isn’t slated to close soon, the closing of Station 11 in Notre Dame...

Former Drummondville mayor seeks Quebec Liberal party leadership

Martin C. Barry When you consider that Quebec Liberal Party leadership aspirant Alexandre Cusson devoted himself mostly until now to municipal politics and only...

COVID-19

COVID-19 on April 7: Spouses may be present during childbirth, except at Jewish General

Avleen K Mokha COVID-19 has spread to 211 countries, according to the World Health Organization. Photo: Martin Sanchez at Unsplash. COVID-19 refers to the disease caused by a new kind of coronavirus. Coronavirus is a family of viruses that can...

INTERVIEWS

VSP councillors ponder future of local police stations

Martin C. Barry Park Extension city councillor Mary Deros. ‘What I wish for mostly is that a consultation is held,’ Councillor Deros says of rumours on PDQ 33’s future. Photo: Martin C. Barry Recent news regarding the planned closing...

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