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Collapsing Bridges Since 2006…

And so here’s another one! The 40 Ouest was closed for many hours today after concrete fallen from the overpass above it crushed an SUV. Thankfully, nobody got hurt this time. You would think that after many of the incide...
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Snow removal report no consolation for residents

More than 3,000 people and 2,200 machines employed to clear the snow and one guarantee that by Sunday the snowstorm will be just a painful memory. The Gazette – News / Local
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18 months in, Charbonneau Commission has spent nearly two-thirds of its budget

The public inquiry into corruption in Quebec’s construction industry has used $ 8.7 million, according to governemnt records The Gazette – News / Local
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An ode to our city’s spirit

With its bicultural heritage, Montreal is among nine cultural capitals whose distinctive characters enable them to resist the homogenizing effect of globalization, says political theory professor and former Montrealer Daniel Be...
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Snow removal effort missing some spots

Since the storm’s last snowflake fell last Thursday evening, not one centimetre of snow has been removed from numerous side streets in N.D.G. and in other Montreal boroughs, such as Rosemont and Plateau Mont Royal. The Ga...
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$100 lid on private political donations enacted

The Quebec government’s new bill reducing contributions to political parties came into force Tuesday. Bill 2, passed by the National Assembly on Dec. 6, puts a $ 100 lid on private donations while increasing direct govern...
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Watch for deer, Laval drivers warned

A deer was killed by a car it tried to cross Highway 440 in Laval near the interchange with Highway 15, an area that normally hosts no wildlife. Transport Quebec patrols were alerted to four deer spotted in the area Tuesday mor...
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Deacon worked with kids before arrest: parishioner

A church member says a West Island deacon facing child-pornography charges worked directly with children at St. Edmund of Canterbury Church in Beaconsfield. The Gazette – News / Local
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Burn victims in good hands at Hôtel-Dieu

Every year, the burn unit at Montreal’s Hôtel-Dieu hospital operates on 150 to 170 individuals and administers to 200 post-surgical patients. But even for l’Hôtel-Dieu, Nov. 8 was unusual. The Gazette R...
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