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LOCAL NEWS

Villeray–Saint-Michel–Parc-Extension: Celebrating Diversity, Education, and Linguistic Heritage

The borough council of Villeray–Saint-Michel–Parc-Extension, in its session on December 6th, 2024, took significant steps to honor and celebrate diversity, education, and cultural heritage,...

Tuition Hikes at McGill and Concordia: Indirect Impacts on Park-Extension Students

The recent decision by Quebec's Higher Education Minister, Pascale Déry, to increase tuition fees by 33% for non-Quebec Canadian students at McGill and Concordia...

Medical Assistance in Dying: Quebec’s Urgent Call for Exceptional Measures from Ottawa

In a recent development that has resonated within the community of Park-Extension, the Quebec government has intensified its demands for the federal government to...

Villeray–Saint-Michel–Parc-Extension Council Awards $8,300 to Boost Community Projects

The borough council of Villeray–Saint-Michel–Parc-Extension, in its session on December 6th, approved the allocation of $8,300 in financial assistance to 14 local organizations. This...

A Policy to Develop and Supervise Nightlife Activities in Montreal

Montreal, including vibrant neighborhoods like Park-Extension, is taking a significant step towards enhancing its nightlife experience. With the objective of allowing both residents and...

Bye Bye Béton!

Revolutionizing Urban Spaces of Parc-Extension into Verdant Community Havens Ville Saint-Pierre (VSP) is leading a green revolution with its innovative 'Bye Bye Béton!' initiative, a...

Warm Memories and Greener Dreams: Parc-Extension’s Transition to a Sustainable Future

In the heart of Montreal's Parc-Extension neighborhood, a significant shift is underway. The city has recently adopted a new regulation that profoundly affects the...

Warm Memories and Greener Dreams: Parc-Extension’s Transition to a Sustainable Future

In the heart of Montreal's Parc-Extension neighborhood, a significant shift is underway. The city has recently adopted a new regulation that profoundly affects the...

Uncertainty Looms as Parc-Extension Students Return to School After Prolonged Strike

The education sector in Montreal, particularly in the diverse borough of Parc-Extension, is navigating through a period of uncertainty as students return to classrooms...

Navigating Canada’s Rising Mobile Maze

In Parc-Extension, as in the rest of Canada residents are feeling the impact of Canada's confusing mobile market landscape. As reported by the media,...

2024 Montreal Pension Guide: Navigating Changes and Dates in Government Benefits

In 2024, the residents of Montreal, particularly those in areas like Park-Extension, must navigate crucial financial choices, especially those reliant on government pensions. Amid...

Parc-Extension News 32-01

The current issue of the Parc-Extension News published January 12th, 2024.Covering Parc-Extension’s local news, politics, sports and other newsworthy events.

Quebec Teachers’ Strike Continues as Salary Negotiations Crawl: A Look at the Proposed Salary Increases

In the borough of Parc-Extension in Montreal, the impact of the ongoing teachers' strike is particularly palpable. Teachers affiliated with the FAE (Federation Autonome...

Montreal Clamps Down: Major Overhaul in Spending on Dining, Bonuses, and Executive Perks

In a major policy shift, the City of Montreal, including the borough of Park-Extension, is poised to transform its financial management approach. New regulations...

Devastating Fire Engulfs Grocery Store and Mosque in Park Extension

No Injuries Reported in Early Morning Blaze on Jean-Talon Street A three-alarm fire wreaked havoc in Park Extension early Friday December 15th morning, engulfing a...

Celebrating Community Heroes: The 12th VSP Volunteer Recognition Awards

Honoring the Heartbeat of Villeray–Saint-Michel–Parc-Extension The borough of Villeray–Saint-Michel–Parc-Extension is set to celebrate the invaluable contributions of its volunteers with the prestigious 12th VSP Volunteer...

Ali Ngarukiye Found Guilty of Attempted Murder of Montreal Police Officer

In a significant development, Ali Ngarukiye has been found guilty by a Montreal jury on Wednesday of the attempted murder of a city police...

Parc-Extension News 31-24

The current issue of the Parc-Extension News published December 22nd, 2023.Covering Parc-Extension’s local news, politics, sports and other newsworthy events.

Montreal Schools to Remain Accessible Amidst Strike, Impacting Parc-Extension and Beyond

In a significant development amidst ongoing labor disputes, the Superior Court of Quebec has issued a partial ruling on the injunction request filed by...

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Villeray–Saint-Michel–Parc-Extension: Celebrating Diversity, Education, and Linguistic Heritage

The borough council of Villeray–Saint-Michel–Parc-Extension, in its session on December 6th, 2024, took significant steps to honor and celebrate diversity, education, and cultural heritage, through the approval of several motions that reflect the community's commitment to these values. Firstly, the council officially proclaimed February as "Black History Month" in alignment...
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INTERVIEWS

Park-Ex through the viewfinder

Local photographer puts neighbourhood front and centre in his work In one photo, a line of damp clothes runs through the leafy canopy of a green, back alley, crisscrossed by the dark shadows of electricity lines. In another, an elderly man collects cans and bottles in the bins that line...

How to handle a rent increase

Éducaloi and CAPE host second renters workshop Many renters in Park Extension have either already or will soon be receiving a notice that their rent will soon go up. With most leases renewing on Jul. 1, owners often take this opportunity to increase rent prices in their units. While many questions...