Islanders, Jackets, Hurricanes and Predators end in style

Valtteri Filppula hit the target twice on his return to the game, Robin Lehner repelled 29 shots and the New York Islanders finished the season with a whitening Washington Capitals 3-0 to ensure the advantage ice cream in the first round of the playoffs on Saturday night. Matt Martin also sounded the charge, with less […]

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First-buyer assistance will have a limited impact on prices, calculates CMHC

Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation calculates that new measures to help first-time homebuyers will not push prices up by more than a few tenths of a percentage point. In its report, CMHC argues that house prices could increase by 0.2% to 0.4% – a small increase compared to other ideas that have been suggested to […]

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Corus revenue exceeds expectations

Corus Entertainment’s television business regains popularity with advertisers, chief executive Doug Murphy said Friday as quarterly results show Q2 revenue exceeded expectations. The Toronto owner of the Global television network, specialty television channels such as HGTV Canada, local radio stations and content studios, reported total revenue for the quarter of $384.1 million. This revenue was […]

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WestJet gets along with regional drivers

WestJet Airlines and its 510 regional pilots have reached an agreement in principle regarding their collective agreement. The Calgary-based airline announced Friday that the agreement with WestJet Encore pilots would be presented to the Airline Pilots Association (ALPA) for ratification. WestJet did not disclose the details of the deal. This agreement comes more than three […]

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A heritage monastery will be destroyed in Berthierville

A former Neo-Romanesque monastery in excellent condition is about to fall under the demolition of Berthierville, to make room for housing development, to the chagrin of defenders of religious heritage. The imposing building that has already housed 45 Dominican women was sold last week by the nuns. The buyer, a contractor, obtained the demolition permit […]

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