Four in hospital following stabbing in Yaletown district early Sunday

Four men have been sent to hospital with stab wounds following a messy fight in downtown Vancouver’s Yaletown district on Sunday morning. Const. Tania Visintin said Vancouver police were called around 2:30 a.m. for the report of a large group of men who were fighting near Hamilton and Helmcken streets. During the fight, at least […]

10 brilliant activities for a Montreal winter. Because that’s how the light gets in

The days shrink and night expands further into our waking hours. There are fewer chances to turn our faces toward the sun, and so we find other sources of warmth. Many mainstream celebrations of fire and light are familiar. Kwanzaa. Hanukkah. Christmas. Others might be less so and offer an opportunity to learn about our […]

Montreal urged to serve as model to Quebec on systemic discrimination

Quebec’s human rights commission is urging Montreal to serve as an example to the rest of Quebec by adopting and implementing a new policy against racism and systemic discrimination. On the final day of public hearings on Racism and Systemic Discrimination by Montreal’s public consultation agency Wednesday, the Human Rights and Youth Rights Commission filed […]