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COVID-19

Rapid COVID-19 tests deployed across Parc-Extension schools

Many claim a disorganized and messy rollout The past week not only marked the first full week of school for many elementary and high school students across Parc-Ex but also the first week of the deployment of rapid COVID-19 tests in schools across the island of Montreal and Laval. This is...

Starting August 9, 2021, Ottawa announces easing of border measures for fully vaccinated travellers only!

CNW/ - The Government of Canada is prioritizing the health and safety of everyone in Canada by taking a risk-based and measured approach to re-opening our borders. Thanks to the hard work of Canadians, rising vaccination rates and declining COVID-19 cases, the Government of Canada is able to move...

INTERVIEWS

Renowned guitar-maker based in Parc-Ex may be forced to move

What hits you first is the smell. The sweet and delicately tropical smell of high-quality imported mahogany. Then it’s the warm and slightly humid air in the workshop, controlled to scientific precision. The place is impeccably kept and tidy, no surprise when you consider the quality of workmanship that...

Local man accuses SPVM of racial profiling

Mayor Fumagalli presents a motion to address the issue It was getting late, close to midnight on a cold night in January. Pierre Fritzner, a politically active businessman well-known in the Parc-Extension community, got into his Range Rover and started to head back home. On his short drive from his accountant’s...

LOCAL NEWS

MIL Université de Montréal draws ire of mayor in new report presented to OCPM

It often catches the eye as you walk down the southern streets of Parc-Extension. A gargantuan structure reflecting the blue and white hues of sky and clouds. Protruding over the horizon like a space...

Armed robbery in the centre of Parc-Extension

Cash delivery goes bad on Jean-Talon West On the night of Monday, Oct. 18 two assailants attacked and robbed an armoured truck delivering cash to the TD Canada Trust bank at the corner of Querbes...

Ensemble Montréal promises two new dog parks

Deros and Lavoie promise a new dog park in Parc-Extension The borough team for Ensemble Montréal announced on Tuesday that if elected they would build two more dog parks in the borough, one in Saint-Michel...

Insalubre et dangereux

Les locataires du 1040 Ball exigent la fin des conditions de vie « intolérables » Cafards, souris et harcèlement ne sont que quelques-unes des circonstances qui ont été évoquées par les résidents d'un petit immeuble...

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From Parc-Ex to Ghana

Sarker Hope Foundation continues its mission overseas Throughout the pandemic, the Parc-Extension-based Sarker Hope Foundation has worked across the community to aid those most in need. Since March 2020, the organization has helped residents with food, vaccinations, children’s education and aid to seniors. But that has not meant that it...

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NEWS

MIL Université de Montréal draws ire of mayor in new report...

It often catches the eye as you walk down the southern streets of Parc-Extension. A gargantuan structure reflecting the blue and white hues of...

Armed robbery in the centre of Parc-Extension

Cash delivery goes bad on Jean-Talon West On the night of Monday, Oct. 18 two assailants attacked and robbed an armoured truck delivering cash to...

Ensemble Montréal promises two new dog parks

Deros and Lavoie promise a new dog park in Parc-Extension The borough team for Ensemble Montréal announced on Tuesday that if elected they would build...

Insalubre et dangereux

Les locataires du 1040 Ball exigent la fin des conditions de vie « intolérables » Cafards, souris et harcèlement ne sont que quelques-unes des circonstances...

Unhealthy and unsafe

Tenants of 1040 Ball demand an end to “intolerable” living conditions Cockroaches, mice and harassment are but some of the things being brought up by...

LatinArte at the William-Hingston Centre

The Latin-American immigrant experience front and center through art As you set foot into the Salle de diffusion de Parc-Extension in the William-Hingston Centre, a visually stimulating...

Un problème devenu trop commun

L'équipe d'Ensemble Montréal propose une stratégie pour adresser les déchets En parcourant les rues de Parc-Extension, un problème courant devient rapidement apparent : la question...

A sore yet common sight

Ensemble Montréal team proposes strategy to deal with garbage Walking the streets of Parc-Extension a common problem quickly becomes apparent: the issue of garbage and...

Affordable transport, culture and daycare

Valérie Plante makes her pitch to Parc-Extension families Valérie Plante along with borough mayoral candidate Laurence Lavigne Lalonde made another electoral pitch to Parc-Extension residents...