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‘There’s never a dull moment’: 12-year-old dabbling in special effects make up has new face every day

Jeremy Hubscher, 12, is a seventh-grader at John Rennie High School and lives in Dollard-des-Ormeaux. He’s recently started a hobby that’s going to turn a lot of heads this Halloween — he’s taught himself special effects makeup.

Dollarama employees protest against employment agencies in Montreal

Dollarama warehouse workers plan to demonstrate on Saturday afternoon in front of a store in Plaza Saint-Hubert in Montreal. The retail giant denies the allegations.

Quebec reports 1,064 new COVID-19 cases, 15 deaths

Quebec public health officials announced Saturday that 106,016 people have now tested positive for COVID-19 in the province, and 6,246 people have died due to the disease since the start of the pandemic.

Two men pulled from burning car wreck in Quebec, driver arrested for drunk driving

Alcohol and speed could be a factor in an accident that resulted in two young men being pulled from their burning vehicle by witnesses in Lachute, in the Laurentians, about an hour northwest of Montreal.

Police will haunt your Halloween if health measures aren’t respected

Police forces across Quebec are gearing up for a Halloween like no other. They are reminding citizens to respect COVID-19 health measures and not throw indoor parties.

Actor Sean Connery, the ‘original’ James Bond, dies at 90

Scottish actor Sean Connery, the first actor to play James Bond on film and for many fans the best, has died. He was 90.

Families prepare for pandemic-era Halloween with public health restrictions in place

Families across the country have assembled their costumes and stockpiled their candy to celebrate a Halloween unlike any other.

Teenager in critical condition, passenger seriously injured after being struck by car crossing the road on a mobility scooter

A 16-year-old boy is in critical condition, and his 17-year-old female passenger is also in the hospital with serious injuries after they were hit by a car crossing the street on an electric mobility scooter in Quebec.

Quebec player wins Friday night’s $55 million Lotto Max jackpot

A ticket holder in Quebec won Friday night’s $55 million Lotto Max jackpot.

Dr. Tam fires back at messaging criticism, says advice ‘evolved’ with science

Canada’s top doctor is hitting back at criticism that public health guidance has shifted during the COVID-19 pandemic, saying that key messages have stayed the same — but advice has evolved alongside the science.