Montreal's Losing Its Magic

While most Montrealers say that their city is one to be proud of, roughly half of them say the city is "not as good" as it was compared to five years ago, a CBC-Ekos poll shows. The poll, w...

New Montreal Mayor Promises Stability

Today marks the first full day on the job for Montreal’s new interim mayor, Laurent Blanchard — and he’s promising to bring stability to Montreal during his four-month tenure. He says the city could...

How Do We Fight Corruption?

Corruption takes many forms: the theft of public resources; the sale of political influence; the betrayal of the public trust. In all cases, however, corruption thrives when political power is able to operate in the shadows, and it withers before the glare of public scrutiny.

Mass Arrests In Montreal Operation

Police say they have dismantled an emerging drug ring operating in Montreal following a series of morning raids. The major operation, which began at about 5 a.m. on Wednesday, led to at least 20 arre...

Montreal's Big Corruption Crackdown

Montreal Mayor Michael Applebaum has given his administration one month to put in place 60 recommendations aimed at preventing collusion and corruption in the awarding of city contracts. The measures...