Anthony Calvillo won 3 Grey Cups with The Montreal Alouettes as their star quarterback. In professional football he is the all-time passing yard leader.
Before the Montreal International Jazz Festival, there was Doudou Boicel, owner of Montreal's legendary Rising Sun Jazz Club and founder of the landmark Rising Sun Festijazz at Place des Arts. The Encyclopedia of Music in Canada states, "The festival movement in Canada began in earnest in 1978 with the first Festijazz organized by Doudou Boicel."
Eric Auger and Matthiew Quinn are the two artists behind the beautiful Bonsai and Penjing trees on display at the Jardin Botanique. Big thank you to the two of them and to the entire team at Les Amis du Jardin Botanique de Montreal.
These crazy Montreal surfers think it's a good idea to go surfing in the St Lawrence river and they're right. Surfers of varying skill levels can be found 8 months of the year surfing several popular waves around the island of Montreal.
Tanya St Arnauld was the victim of an acid attack in 2012 by her ex-boyfriend. Selection Readers Digest wrote an article about Tanya's difficult road to recovery.
Sofia Baig is a spoken word artist that was featured in Muslim Girl Magazine.
Egypt has been settled for more than 6000 years and has served as home to numerous civilizations. The Great Pyramids of Giza, the Sphinx and the colossal temples of Karnack are all internationally known monuments.
Over 6.5 million people live in Cairo alone. This figure should peak some curiosity. Instead, Egypt’s capital is left in the shadows of her country’s rich ancient history.
The project Above and Below is an exploration of Egyptian urban life, with a focus on Cairo. Many of the photographs in this essay were taken on the Al Mousqui Blvd. This blvd. is one of many streets that bring you to a famous old market in Cairo called Khan Khalili.
I walked this blvd. many times and was inspired visually by its structures and by its people.
Jardins Solidaires est un jeune organisme à but non lucratif fondé en mars 2014. Il a été créé afin de recueillir et de remettre les surplus d’entreprises agricoles donatrices au Comité d’aide alimentaire des Patriotes, un organisme situé à St-Joseph-du-Lac, œuvrant auprès de familles de la MRC de Deux-Montagnes. L’équipe de Jardins solidaires cultive également trois parcelles de pommes de terre, courges, courgettes et choux kale.