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vCOPS Côte Saint-Luc

vCOPS Côte Saint-Luc

vCOPs help keep Côte Saint-Luc safe vCOPS they may be, but cops they are not Long gone are the days of the cop on the beat, someone who knew everyone in the neighbourhood and what was going on – the good and the bad. People felt safe when the badge was around....

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Medically Assisted Death In Canada3

Medically Assisted Death In Canada3

Medically Assisted Death In Canada The View from Rabbi Aaron Flanzraich’s Pulpit In 2015, the Supreme Court of Canada ruled in Carter v. Canada that a competent adult with a “grievous and irremediable medical condition causing enduring suffering” can consent to the...

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Medically Assisted Death in Canada2

Medically Assisted Death in Canada2

Medically Assisted Death in Canada The View from Rev. Stephen Fetter’s Pulpit In 2015, the Supreme Court of Canada ruled in Carter v. Canada that a competent adult with a “grievous and irremediable medical condition causing enduring suffering” can consent to the...

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Medically assisted death in Canada

Medically assisted death in Canada

Medically Assisted Death In Canada The View from the Pulpit The Unitarian View In 2015, the Supreme Court of Canada ruled in Carter v. Canada that a competent adult with a “grievous and irremediable medical condition causing enduring suffering” can consent to the...

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Jozsef Botos Classical and Jazz Guitarist

Jozsef Botos Classical and Jazz Guitarist

Guitarist brings Bach and bop to Bathurst Street Though he is the master of all styles, Jozsef Botos' heart is in classical guitar Jozsef Botos takes his guitar in hand, begins plucking the strings and the sounds of the jazz standard, Out of Nowhere, fill the air of...

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Shops

Argaive Erotic Photography In Montreal

Argaive Erotic Photography In Montreal

Argaive Erotic Photography in Montreal Argaive Frees the Nipples and the Id Do you long to take off your clothes and let the camera see you? See you in a way that your lover or lovers have never. Let them into your inner sexual sanctum. Free the id! Free the nipples!...

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M.T.L. Montreal bagel shop in Cote Saint-Luc

M.T.L. Montreal bagel shop in Cote Saint-Luc

M.T.L. Bagels made with passion New flavours to please Millennial bagel eaters Meet Glen Spence Montreal bagel shop baker  with a mission. “I realized the bagel industry wasn’t what it used to be: The quality had gone down. The costs of ingredients had gone up, so to...

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The Healthy Butcher

The Healthy Butcher

The Healthy Butcher wants you to eat less meat But, first, here are some barbecue tips Spring is here. May is upon us. Can barbecue season be far behind? Like all cooking, barbecuing demands timing, says Mario Fiorucci, co-founder of the Healthy Butcher. Without it,...

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Royal Antique Rugs

Royal Antique Rugs

Carpets with a history David Bakhshi tells their story and passes on the wisdom of buying oriental rugs Open the door at Royal Antique Rugs on Eglinton Avenue. What the newcomer sees is a chaos of carpets. Carpets piled up row after row. Carpets rolled up and leaning...

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Majestic Auction

Majestic Auction

Majestic Auction brings Chinese antiquities to the Village A gathering of antiques from jade to sculptures each going to the highest bidder Have you developed a taste for Chinese antiquities? Majestic Auction has a collection on hand. Drop by the gallery to see what’s...

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St. Urbain Bagel

St. Urbain Bagel

St. Urbain Bagel Celebrates 30th Anniversary Bagel chain born when 2 bored accountants rolled up their sleeves to roll dough What do two accountants do when they get tired of number-crunching and want something more hands-on? Answer: They open a bagel bakery. Bernie...

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Goings-On

Marijuana For Seniors

Marijuana For Seniors

Marijuana for seniors  Marijuana for seniors. Just think of it: marijuana for seniors. Not just for therapeutic use. But pot for pleasure. It’s coming. Toking with nary a narc in sight. That first deep inhale. That rush. No more meeting up with a dealer in some grotty...

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Candyass Cabaret Burlesque Montreal

Candyass Cabaret Burlesque Montreal

Candyass, Cabaret Burlesque Montreal revives burlesque but there’s more than just T&A Anyone expecting to see a night of scantily clad strippers parading around the stage when the Candyass Club Cabaret hits the boards at Montreal’s Café Cléopatre is going to be in...

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Art teacher inspires students to create art

Art teacher inspires students to create art

George Deligeorge inspires his students to turn their creative impulses into art ‘Everyone can be creative!’ Sails on sailboats go from beige to black. A swimmer has an arm chopped off and painted back on. “You can fix anything; it’s a painting not a bouillabaisse,”...

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Côte Saint-Luc Seniors Community Garden

Côte Saint-Luc Seniors Community Garden

Autumn at the Côte Saint-Luc Seniors Community Garden The end of the growing season is a time for thanksgiving The marigolds are in bloom, lighting up the Côte Saint-Luc Seniors Community Garden with flashes of orange and crimson. Most of the allotments are bare...

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The Thrilla In Little Manila

The Thrilla In Little Manila

Taste of Manila street fest celebrates Filipino culture and cuisine To the rat-a-tat-tat and the boom, boom boom of the snare drums, the dah – ditty – dah –ditty dah of the brass, and high-stepping majorettes, the Philippine Heritage Band opened the festivities at the...

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The MAD Project

The MAD Project

The MAD Project Taking the MAD pulse of Village Clergy From time to time, I like to inject a little more serious content into the blog. I’ve done so with the Out of the Cold project at the Holy Blossom Temple and the Anne Frank post. I wanted to do one on medically...

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Art Starts in Lawrence Heights

Art Starts in Lawrence Heights

Art Starts makes the arts accessible to everyone Art projects bring out the artist in participants and bring down barriers to understanding Lawrence Heights is a tough area. Gun crime. Drug dealing. Gang violence. And heartbreak: the 2014 murder of a popular teacher –...

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