Archives

Author Richard Deschamps

  • Richard Deschamps

    Web Editor/News Anchor

 

What's open and closed on the St. Jean holiday

Here's a partial list of what's open and closed for St. Jean Baptiste Day. Read more...

UPDATE: Man dies after fall from Ville-Marie Expressway

The Turcot interchange was thrown into traffic chaos right around the beginning of the Tuesday afternoon rush hour — when a man fell off the Ville Marie expressway onto a roadway below. Read more...

'Council debates MUST be in French,' Longueuil mayor says

It appears Longueuil's mayor is looking to rein in her opposition leader, who insists on translating everything he says in council into English. Read more...

Daycare budget cuts have parents asking 'Where's the beef?'

Budget cuts at a Laval daycare have forced a change in the daily menu; it's gone almost all vegetarian. Read more...

Tanker runs aground in Lac St. François

Officials with the Canadian Coast Guard say they're preparing an operation to bring a stricken tanker vessel in Lac St. François back to shore. Read more...

Language flap at Longueuil city council

The opposition leader at Longueuil's city council is getting flak for his use of the English language in council. Read more...

Firefighters honour Jean Doré's memory by de-stickering their trucks

Montreal's firefighters will clean the protest stickers off their fire trucks out of respect for Jean Doré, the former mayor who died last Monday. Read more...

Ground officially broken on new Champlain bridge

The new Champlain Bridge will cost $4.24 billion to build — down from the original $5 billion estimate. Read more...

Two months of traffic headaches coming on the Mercier Bridge

The summer could be a trying one for motorists using the Mercier Bridge. Read more...

French descriptors: Walmart won't rush to comply with new rules

At least one of the companies that launched a successful court challenge to the OQLF's demand that they add French descriptors to their English trade names is refusing to commit to either obeying or defying new rules proposed earlier this week by the Couillard government. Read more...
 

News Videos