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  1. RCMP investigates links between St-Jean terror attacker and St-Leonard criminalRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | CTV

    The RCMP is investigating a link to a St-Leonard criminal in the terror attack that lead to the death of a soldier in St-Jean-sur-Richelieu in October. The attacker, Martin Couture-Rouleau, was shot by police shortly after he ran down Warrant Officer Patrice Vincent with his car, killing him and injuring another soldier.

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  2. RCMP investigates links between St-Jean terror attacker and St-Leonard criminalRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | CTV

    The RCMP is investigating a link to a St-Leonard criminal in the terror attack that lead to the death of a soldier in St-Jean-sur-Richelieu in October. The attacker, Martin Couture-Rouleau, was shot by police shortly after he ran down Warrant Officer Patrice Vincent with his car, killing him and injuring another soldier.

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  3. Pop Tart: Steve Galluccio adapts St. Leonard Chronicles for the French stageRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 6, 2014 | Canada.com

    I was not the only theatre fan shocked when playwright Steve Galluccio's smash hit play The St. Leonard Chronicles was not nominated for one 2014 Montreal English Theatre Award - The METAs , established to promote local plays and playwrights "provincially, nationally and internationally." After Galluccio's play Mambo Italiano became the most successful local English-language play from Montreal in almost half as century - and the most successful ever in the history of the Centaur Theatre - The St. Leonard Chronicles quickly became the second-most successful.

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  4. Train de l'est finally rolls between Montreal and MascoucheRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 1, 2014 | CBC News

    The people on Montreal's North Shore have finally received their Train de l'est - five years late and grossly overbudget. The agency responsible for commuter trains, the AMT, originally announced the plan for the Train de l'est in 2006 and estimated it would cost $300 million.

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  5. Two Liberal MPs kicked out of caucus amid allegations of misconductRead the original story

    Nov 5, 2014 | Lifestyles

    Two Liberal MPs have been kicked out of their party's caucus amid accusations of personal misconduct made by two female members of the NDP. Liberal Leader Justin Trudeau says he removed Quebec MP Massimo Pacetti and Newfoundland MP Scott Andrews because their accusers, one of whom approached him personally, deserve the benefit of the doubt.

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  6. a man walks toward Parliament Hill in Ottawa on Sept. 19, 2011. the Canadian Press/Sean KilpatrickRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 5, 2014 | 680News

    People make their way towards Parliament Hill in Ottawa on Monday, September 19, 2011. The House of Commons resumes business today after the summer break.

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  7. Two Liberal MPs investigated for 'personal misconduct'Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 5, 2014 | Canada.com

    Mark Messier is the face of Rogers Gamecentre Live, which isn't sitting all too well with Canucks fans. The hockey icon is beloved in most of Canada, but not Vancouver.

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  8. Landowner denounces Montreal's plan to conserve Angell WoodsRead the original story

    Oct 8, 2014 | The Chronicle

    Angell Woods' private landowners aren't allowed to develop their property as a result of a municipal-invoked freeze in the 100-hectare woods. The agglomeration of Montreal's plan to include the conservation of Angell Woods as part of a proposed regional urban plan, announced in mid-September, isn't sitting well with one of the landowners.

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  9. Ex-Mafia bodyguard sentenced to three years for firearm offenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 26, 2014 | The Montreal Gazette

    A Laval man who acted in the past as a bodyguard to some of the most important leaders in the Mafia has been sentenced to a three-year prison term for illegally possessing firearms when the mob was embroiled in an internal conflict. Desiderio Pompa, 37, received the three-year term as part of a joint recommendation between the Crown and his lawyer Julio Peris.

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  10. St-Leonard hit-and-run injures pedestrianRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 11, 2014 | CBC News

    Montreal police said the pedestrian was at the corner of Jean Talon Street and Provencher Boulevard when he was struck early this morning. A man in his 50s was rushed to hospital this morning after he was struck by a truck on Provencher Boulevard and dragged for several metres.

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  11. Man, 19, killed in St. LeonardRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 7, 2014 | CTV

    Montreal police are investigating the island's 19th murder of 2014 after a 19-year-old man was found on the ground at the corner of Langelier and Lacoursiere in St. Leonard Sunday at about 1:30 a.m. The young man had been hit with at least one projectile to the upper body and did not survive his wounds.

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  12. St. Leonard death now being described as 'suspicious'Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 19, 2014 | CTV

    A death in St. Leonard, which police had briefly declared to be a murder, is once again being described as a "suspicious death."

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  13. St. Leonard death now being described as 'suspicious'Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 19, 2014 | CTV

    A death in St. Leonard, which police had briefly declared to be a murder, is once again being described as a "suspicious death."

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  14. Murder in St. LeonardRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 19, 2014 | CTV

    Montreal homicide investigators have determined that a man in his twenties whose lifeless body was found in a car on Michelet south of Jean Talon at around 7:30 a.m. Tuesday was murdered.

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  15. Chalice cherished by communityRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 1, 2014 | Cape Breton Post

    A chalice dating back to the 17th century will be back in St. Joseph Church, Lingan, for the celebration mass, Sunday, the opening of a week of festivities in recognition of the 300th anniversary of the community.

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  16. Man charged in Project Clemenza gets bailRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 23, 2014 | Montreal Gazette

    Guiseppe Fetta, right, is shown in this police surveillance image from the funeral of mafia figure Domenico Macri on Sept.

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  17. 'King of pot' Jimmy Cournoyer should get 30 years in jail, U.S. prosecutor saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 22, 2014 | Vancouver Sun

    Jimmy Cournoyer resided north of Montreal until his arrest in 2012. A court document describes him as a well-connected businessman able to swing deals with the Hells Angels and the Mafia.

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  18. Combining Two PassionsRead the original story

    Apr 7, 2014 | The Link

    If you were to tell a young Montreal sports fan growing up in St. Leonard in the 1980s like Andrew Farrar that he would achieve international success because of his music about sports and social issues and that he'd develop a fan base all over North America in the process, he'd probably laugh at you and walk away.

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  19. Combining Two PassionsRead the original story

    Apr 7, 2014 | The Link

    If you were to tell a young Montreal sports fan growing up in St. Leonard in the 1980s like Andrew Farrar that he would achieve international success because of his music about sports and social issues and that he'd develop a fan base all over North America in the process, he'd probably laugh at you and walk away.

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