If you’re a city councillor who retired or was ousted in the last election, you’re set for a nice payday.
Need a last-minute costume? “Secret Arcade Fire concert” is a can’t-miss idea.
Maurice Duplessis would hardly recognize the Quebec he left behind on that dark day in 1959, when he was tragically taken from us after just 18 years as the Union Nationale premier.
The alternative charter of values, Applebaum is more corrupt than we thought, and more.
So Michael Applebaum, once our proud #anglojewmayor, is about collecting a $268,000 severance package, while in Lac-Mégantic, the official death toll continues to rise. It’s news round-up time.
A lot has happened this week — a new mayor in Laval, new mayoral candidates here, a metro shutdown — but the question remains: Is Romados open yet?
It’s the first day of summer, and though we don’t have a mayor and the Charbonneau Commission is on hiatus, we do have street food. So, you know, news round-up time.
Politically, these may be the worst of times, but for us, it’s business as usual in the city.
Michael Applebaum — your No. 3 Slimiest Local Politician, according to our Best of MTL survey — was arrested and charged with 14 criminal counts today.
Our tap water flows while white-collar crime persists. It’s the Friday news round-up.