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Did Nick Viall Get Engaged On The 'Bachelor' Finale?

The Huffington Post | Leigh Blickley | Posted 03.14.2017 | Entertainment

Warning: Spoilers for the “The Bachelor” Season 21 finale. Nick Viall’s had a few shots at finding love on “The Bachelor” franchise. Thankf...

Montreal University Buildings Evacuated After Bomb Threats Target Muslim Students

The Huffington Post | Antonia Blumberg | Posted 03.01.2017 | Home

Multiple buildings were evacuated at a Canadian university on Wednesday after a letter sent to media outlets threatened to detonate bombs targeting Mu...

Celebrate Winter with Festivals in Canada!

ZEALnyc | Posted 02.10.2017 | Arts

By Caitlin Leonard, ZEALnyc Contributing Writer, February 10, 2017 As the winter season continues, a great way to break away from your regular routin...

The Unbearable Lightness of False Accusation!

Justine Frangouli-Argyris | Posted 02.07.2017 | Politics
Justine Frangouli-Argyris

In a terse statement indicating that no charges of sexual assault would be filed as a result of the claims of 21-year old Alice Paquet, M.N.A. Gerry S...

Muslim-Owned Eatery Offers Free Food To Anyone Who Needs It

The Huffington Post | Elyse Wanshel | Posted 01.04.2017 | Home

A small restaurant is giving with a big heart. Marché Ferdous, a Muslim-owned eatery in Montreal, hands out free meals to anyone who is hungry and ca...

Freezing Rain Sparks Impromptu Ice Skating In Canadian Streets

The Huffington Post | Rebecca Shapiro | Posted 12.28.2016 | Home

What do Canadians do when freezing rain ices over the streets? They skate, of course! Earlier this week, about a quarter-inch of ice formed in parts o...

5 Destinations To Be Thankful For This Holiday Season (VIDEO)

Karen Schaler | Posted 11.17.2016 | Travel
Karen Schaler

Watch and see where you need to go. I hope this helps you plan your next Travel Therapy trip!

The Lesbian Chronicles 45: My Hunger

Katharine Angelina Love | Posted 11.15.2016 | Queer Voices
Katharine Angelina Love

My Hunger He slipped into the booth adjacent to mine this morning at the coffee shop down the street from my mother's apartment. He told me his na...

Remembering Leonard Cohen

Barry D. Wood | Posted 11.14.2016 | Arts
Barry D. Wood

When in 2014 I cycled across southern California I passed near Mt. Baldy, where Cohen spent years in solitary pursuit of Zen enlightenment. Gazing at the snow-capped mountain not far from L.A., I smiled remembering Cohen's observation that he spent endless hours there shoveling snow.

A Historic Event Today - the Debut of the Octobass with the Montreal Symphony

ZEALnyc | Posted 10.20.2016 | Arts

Double bassist Eric Chappel with Montreal Symphony's new octobass. Photo: Montreal Symphony Orchestra By Mark McLaren, ZEALnyc Editor in Chief, Octob...

The Lesbian Chronicles 44: Waiting For The End Of The World

Katharine Angelina Love | Posted 10.17.2016 | GPS for the Soul
Katharine Angelina Love

I was so happy to be home alone for the evening. I had my Dad's cookies that I was preparing to dunk into my warm almond milk. I had on my favorite to...

This Letter About Ducks Totally Nails A Big Problem With Pit Bull Bans

The Huffington Post | Hilary Hanson | Posted 10.08.2016 | Good News

A Canadian dog rescuer did not hold back in an email sent to a lawyer for the city of Montreal regarding its recent pit bull ban. On Wednesday, a judg...

Montreal's Pit Bull Ban Is On Hold Because It Makes No Sense

The Huffington Post | Hilary Hanson | Posted 10.12.2016 | Good News

A so-called “pit bull ban” in Montreal that would have sentenced huge numbers of dogs to death has been suspended for an indeterminate period of t...

Tons Of Pit Bulls May Be Euthanized In Montreal Next Week Due To Ban

The Huffington Post | Elyse Wanshel | Posted 10.02.2016 | Good News

It’s a taxing time for animal advocates in Montreal. The Canadian city has passed a new bylaw, which makes it illegal for residents to adopt or buy ...

PETA Applauds Montreal. Translation: Dogs Are Going to Die

Douglas Anthony Cooper | Posted 09.30.2016 | Green
Douglas Anthony Cooper

Nothing indicates the horror of Montreal's pit bull ban better than this: PETA's mealy-mouthed congratulations.

Montreal Gearing Up To Sentence Huge Numbers Of Innocent Dogs To Death

The Huffington Post | Hilary Hanson | Posted 09.24.2016 | Crime

For pit bull owners in Montreal, this is a stressful weekend. The city’s municipal council is set to vote Monday on legislation that would ban resid...

The Lesbian Chronicles 41: Forgiveness

Katharine Angelina Love | Posted 09.22.2016 | Queer Voices
Katharine Angelina Love

I'm staying with my mother in Montréal temporarily until my new apartment becomes available in November.Tonight I took myself to see the movie The Li...

Pit Bulls? Hero Mayor Affirms: I'm With Stupid

Douglas Anthony Cooper | Posted 09.16.2016 | Green
Douglas Anthony Cooper

In the debate over whether pit bulls should be banned, Montreal's mayor has demonstrated rare grit. It takes backbone to stand firmly against every professional organization on the continent, and to embrace heroic ignorance.

Montreal Is About To Kill A Lot Of Dogs, Based On Quack Science

Douglas Anthony Cooper | Posted 10.02.2016 | Green
Douglas Anthony Cooper

A dog registered as a boxer has killed a woman in Montreal, so the mayor is calling for a ban on pit bulls. This would be amusing, if it weren't so predictable and depressing.

Montreal's OSM Concludes Couche-Tard Virée Classique with Record Attendance

ZEALnyc | Posted 08.27.2016 | Arts

Kent Nagano and Orchestre Symphonique de Montréal, Maison Symphonique, Montreal August 12, 2016. Photo: ZEALnyc Mark McLaren, Editor in Chief, ZEALn...

Silence Of The Whales: A Road Trip

Joan Moran | Posted 08.08.2016 | Travel
Joan Moran

The idea of a road trip in summer can either make you cringe or bring joy to your heart.

Montreal Symphony Hosts 5th Annual 'Classical Spree' Music Festival

ZEALnyc | Posted 08.03.2016 | Arts

Mark McLaren, Editor in Chief, ZEALnyc, August 3, 2016 About now, New York City heads for its bridges and tunnels seeking relief from the heat, humid...

Montreal - A City Like No Other

Noam Schimmel | Posted 07.08.2016 | Home
Noam Schimmel

Montreal's French-Canadian identity is hugely significant in making Montreal Montreal. Toronto has much to celebrate, and I do not wish to detract from that. But Montreal's wonders are utterly distinctive and frankly unique not only in Canada but globally.

The Lyceum of Greek Women, an Addition to Montreal's Multicultural Mosaic

Justine Frangouli-Argyris | Posted 06.03.2016 | Women
Justine Frangouli-Argyris

The Lyceum of Greek Women opened a new chapter in Montreal with the aim of engaging the Greek women of the Canadian metropolis in its ongoing efforts ...

Ban The Fun And The Fun Goes Elsewhere: A Case Study On Montreal Jazz

Daily Pnut | Posted 05.20.2016 | Arts
Daily Pnut

Montreal has become a beacon for jazz in its many iterations, with no small thanks to the city's International Jazz Festival, one of the largest in th...