Celebrating Halloween in the streets

I don’t really get excited about Halloween, mainly because I hate getting dressed up. But even I have fond memories of... Read More

Another main street to be reconstructed

In the midst of endless complaints about the slow pace of renovation work on the Main, another, much smaller main street is about to... Read More

Halloween metro party tonight at 9pm

What better way to celebrate Halloween than to descend deep beneath the surface of the earth? This evening, at 9pm, costumed revellers... Read More

Photo du jour: Happy Halloween!

Pumpkin’s pride of place. Esplanade St., Mile End. October 28, 2005 Read More

My favourite laneway: an outdoor art gallery

Every time I walk through the laneway just east of St. Urbain, between St. Viateur and Bernard, I come across some striking pieces of... Read More

Densité, intensité, tensions: a colloquium

This Thursday and Friday, UQÀM’s Centre interuniversitaire d’études sur les lettres, les arts et les traditions will... Read More

A river flows to it: The Charles J. Des Baillets water filtration plant

Beneath the streets of our city lies two vast networks of pipes and conduits. One to ensure a steady supply of fresh water is always... Read More

Photo du jour: Ten Ten, Dix Dix, 雙十節

Chinatown on “Double Ten Day,” Taiwan’s national holiday. October 10, 2007 Read More

Photo du jour: Red, green, orange, yellow

Fall colours at their peak on McGill’s lower campus. October 22, 2007 Read More

Photo du jour: Tuned in — but moved out

I was struck by this little electronics repair shop on a bike ride through Ville Émard. With the advent of flat screen TVs, produced... Read More