Montreal’s architectural gems don’t always scream out at you when you pass by them. But they are there, with plenty to say, if you know where to look. 558 more words
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Heritage Montreal is offering three new architectural walking tours from May 19 to June 7.
The walks will explore three lesser-known downtown neighbourhoods that played a key role in the evolution of the city: the 19th-century residential architecture of the McGill ghetto; the modernist architecture of de Maisonneuve Blvd. 82 more words
The Quebec cabinet is scheduled to discuss whether to require big-box stores to add a French descriptive to their logos Wednesday afternoon.
Premier Philippe Couillard announced Friday that he plans to close a gap in Quebec’s language charter that allows multinational retailers like Best Buy, Costco, Gap and Old Navy to use their English brand names without additional French wording, such as “magasin de vêtements Old Navy.” 328 more words