The crucifix in Montreal’s council chambers is being taken down off the wall, for good. The announcement was made during an executive committee meeting Wednesday morning.
Nizam Uddin, general secretary of the Himalaya Seniors, was one of many guests to light the candelabra, a tradition at the beginning of many of the organization’s activities. Martin C. Barry
Lydia Miljan Quebec Justice Minister Sonia LeBel recently announced that the government is moving forward with electoral reform. Yet unlike other provincial governments, rather...
Guitarist and folk singer Jagdeep Batth warmed up the crowd before the speakers with some music raising awareness of the racism and discrimination issue. Martin C. Barry The Himalaya Seniors...
*Not an actual picture of the skull in question (PXN) A human skull that was found last week among the belongings of a resident who was being evicted from his Wiseman Ave. dwelling because of...
Patriotic Pakistanis approach Howard Park on Aug. 17 after parading north on Querbes Ave. in Park Extension. Martin C. Barry Hundreds of people of Pakistani origin from all over Montreal gathered...
In this photo of the Centennial Park site, taken in 2014, work had only begun on preparing the site for the new St. Sophie’s Church, which needed to be built before work could begin on the...
The VSP borough council held its monthly public meeting last Tuesday evening. Martin C. Barry Social housing – specifically the lack of it in many areas of Villeray/St-Michel/Parc Extension – dominated...
(PXN) The Montreal Police Department, in conjunction with the Laval and Longueuil police forces, announced earlier this week that they are working together on a new program called RADAR to detect and...
Traditional Hellenic dancers enlivened the corner of d’Outremont Ave. and Saint-Roch St. in Park Extension during the Greek Cultural Festival. Martin C. Barry The usually tranquil corner of d’Outremont Avenue and...