Tenants' rights groups are sounding the alarm about the growing trend of apartment evictions and repossessions at a time when the vacancy rate is dipping, Air BnB hosts are proliferating and the Montreal housing market is heating up.
A market study commissioned by a group of high profile businessmen and companies working on getting major league baseball back in Montreal suggests the project would be viable for the long term and that there is strong support for a new team.
You may remember the story about the Lebanese restaurant in a downtown Montreal food court that was fighting to keep selling its traditional flatbreads with toppings. The mall that manages the food court is now suing to evict the eatery and is seeking almost $19,000 in penalties.
A Terrebonne couple has filed a complaint with the Maisonneuve-Rosemont Hospital and the Quebec Order of Nurses after they were told to go to the pharmacy when they brought in their six-year-old daughter who was having an allergic reaction to something she ate.
A former Montreal woman has won her case before the Quebec Human Rights Commission which ruled that the downtown restaurant where she worked imposed discriminatory working conditions on her, partly related to her cornrow braids.