NOVA West Island will benefit from the annual exhibition and sale hosted by the Lakeshore Association of Artists at the Fritz Farm community centre in Baie-d’Urfé on April 22 and 23, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., with a vernissage set for April 21 at 7 p.m. Ann Kruzelecky (pictured painting) and Helena Scheffer have each donated an original artwork to be raffled off at the end of the show, with proceeds to be donated to NOVA.
Take a walk around the Ste-Anne's Hospital. There's no doubt: Ste-Anne's Hospital is now a provincial facility. It's no longer a federal institution set aside for veterans. Now all of Canada's 18 veterans hospitals are part of history. Right now in Ste-Anne, there are five floors of veterans and five floors for civilians.
It was a bit surprising to discover in a recent West Island Gazette article that David Cliché, the former Parti Québécois environment and wildlife minister (1996-'97), is the "spokesman for the developers in Pierrefonds West." Cliché is lending his credibility as an ex-minister to steer a large residential development project through a minefield of administrative, legal...
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Selecting a term
Start searching tweets, articles from media outlets, articles mentioned in tweets, journalists'
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Companies or Topics (e.g. iPhone, Microsoft)
Phrases (e.g. "cloud computing") — use quotes to keep the terms together
Twitter handles (e.g. @username) — returns those who have mentioned or replied to
Names (e.g. "David Pogue")
Hashtags (e.g. #sxsw, #london2012)
Bio details (e.g. vegan, Olympics, father)
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Find results that mention multiple specified terms, use AND or
+. For example, ensure each result contains both Elon Musk and Mark Zuckerberg by
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Use NOT or - to subtract results from your search. For
example, searching Disney will yield results about the Walt Disney Company as well as Walt Disney
World Resort. To exclude mentions of Disney World, search for Disney -World or Disney
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Exact case matching or punctuation
If you're searching for a brand name or keyword that relies on specific punctuation marks or capitalization, you can
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