Category Archives: General

Spun

Spun By Rabiah Hussain A Silk Road Institute Production Sept. 19 – 22      25 – 28 Centaur Theatre Another opening, but not just another show. This is an amazing tale of two friends, second-generation immigrants coming of age in an era right out of today’s headlines. Playwright Rabiah Hussain doesn’t miss a beat in her […]

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Mad Monk Cafe

Mad Monk Café takes place this Friday SEPTEMBER 20th at 7:30 pm. Deacon George and Phil Peters will present “It Takes A Lot To Laugh, It Takes A Train To Cry”, songs about, you guessed it… Trains – and yes, we’ll do the title song.  Doors open at 7:00 pm. As always, admission and refreshments are free of charge. Mad […]

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Diz Bagels

6160 De La Cote-Saint-Luc Montreal Most days I leave home without eating breakfast. I stop for a bagel with cream cheese and a medium coffee at Diz. What a treat at $3.00 tax incl. (I remember when it was $2.00) I used to think it was only between 7:00 A.M. and 11:00 A.M. then I […]

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Shimmering Lights Presented

On Wednesday night September 11, 2019 at approximately 7:00 P.M. an overflow crowd of people gathered in the basement of Le Centre Du Sablon in Chomedy, Laval. The common factor that brought these people together was that they all suffered pain in their daily routines. They were here to attend a lecture on pain management […]

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Marathon Souvlaki

Here is further proof that some things never change.Established in 1977, Marathon Souvlaki has been serving the best souvlaki for 42 years and is proud to remain a family-owned business. With three locations, Montreal, Dollard des Ormeaux, and Laval I have eaten on occasion in Dollard, on many occasions at the Decarie Boulevard location in […]

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A & W Restaurants

While visiting my daughter in Yarmouth, Nova Scotia, I wandered over to the commercial area and discovered an A & W restaurant that serves breakfast 24 hours a day. Tailor-made for a sleep late guy like me. They make a bacon, egg, and cheese sandwich on a bun that makes the competitors’ version pale by […]

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Blinded By The Light

If you are looking for “feel good” entertainment, this is it. Directed by Gurinder Chadha and starring Viveik Kalra this coming-of-age flick, part real-life story of British journalist Sarfraz Manzoor, part fantastic musical set in 1987 to the music of Bruce Springsteen should not be missed.  In January the film, entered at the Sundance Film […]

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Shimmering Lights Presents

Dr. Yoram Shir Of The Montreal General Hospital Pain Clinic Speaking on pain control Place:                         Centre Du Sablon 755 Ch. Du Sablon Chomedy, Laval QC Wednesday, September 11, 2019 7:00 P.M. $10.00 Members-$15 non-members Dr. Shir will also have a Q & A session and answer questions about (CBD) as pain relief Information and […]

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Jack Astors Dorval

After thoroughly enjoying a matinee at the Hudson Theatre this afternoon, we found ourselves driving through a never-ending rainstorm in DDO at 5:00 P.M. not the most inviting time to join the traffic heading into the city of orange cones and detours named Montreal. Coincidentally, it was suppertime and there was a Jack Astors Restaurant […]

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ROCKIN’ All Night

Hudson Village Theatre August 28-September 1 Celebrating the music and lives of three of the hottest rock stars of the 50s Buddy Holly     Richie Valens     The Big Bopper I cannot praise this production without using words that are superlative and the total experience of being there for the opening matinee was incredible. The almost full […]

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