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Saint-Sauveur needs a saviour

“Sauvons l’église Saint-Sauveur!” I wrote three years ago. And for three years, it seemed vaguely possible that the... Read More

Court throws out Montreal’s anti-postering bylaw

Stapling a poster to a Saint-Viateur hydro pole A Quebec Court of Appeal judge has ruled that Montreal’s anti-postering bylaw... Read More

Mile End in 1840

Montreal seen from Mile End, 1840 Browsing through the Gazette’s archives, which have been digitized and made accessible by... Read More

Art de poteau

J’ai trouvé ces plaques montées sur trois poteaux d’électricité sur l’avenue de l’Esplanade entre les rues... Read More

Bring your own chair

HONG KONG — Good street furniture is not one of Hong Kong’s strengths, so when people here can’t find a place to sit... Read More

A Hasidic exodus from Outremont and Mile End?

The Gazette reported this weekend that the Hasidic community in Outremont and Mile End is suffering from a housing shortage. In 2002... Read More

The right scale?

Earlier this week, Montreal’s city council approved the development of two 32-storey Waldorf-Astoria hotel and condominium towers near... Read More

Le parc sans nom toujours abandonné

Un an après le centre d’artistes Dare-Dare a quitté le Mile-End pour s’établir au square Cabot, le fameux parc sans nom... Read More

“I feel bad for the MTQ”

In the midst of the blogosphere-led fury over the Ministère des transports du Québec’s plan to rebuild the Turcot interchange... Read More

Exhibition: Montreal’s industrial beauty

WHAT? “Bellazza Contrari,” an exhibition of photographs by Martin Bérubé WHEN? Vernissage on Friday, April 24th, from 6pm... Read More