Daybreak MontrealPerformance, art, and parties at the Qouleur festivalJul 30, 2014 | 6:26The Qouleur festival kicks off this weekend with ten days of art, performance, lectures and fundraisers to celebrate the LGBTTQ and Two-Spirit people of colour.
Daybreak MontrealOboe worth $10,000 stolen from Orchestre de la FrancophonieJul 30, 2014 | 8:51Ron Cohen-Mann had his oboe--worth $10,000--stolen from him at a coffee shop downtown this weekend. Now he's on the search to recover the lost instrument and is offering a reward if it's found.
Daybreak MontrealSTM says name changes to twenty metro stations will come at no costJul 29, 2014 | 6:08STM spokesperson Isabelle Tremblay told Daybreak that the STM would be changing the names of twenty stations, most by adding "du" or "de" in an attempt to standardize the naming. Tremblay said changes in signs would be gradual and would not cost anything.
Daybreak MontrealJailed Al-Jazeera journalist Mohamed Fahmy not sure if he'll appealJul 29, 2014 | 7:23The brother of jailed Al-Jazeera journalist Mohamed Fahmy spoke to Daybreak after his brother was denied a presidential pardon this weekend. Adel Fahmy says Mohamed is unsure if he'll appeal next month.
Daybreak MontrealPierre Desrochers responds to Police Brotherhood sick day tacticJul 28, 2014 | 8:18The city of Montreal says it will be sending a bill to the Police Brotherhood for overtime hours this weekend after 100 Montreal officers simultaneously called in sick.
Daybreak MontrealNavut helps find the perfect neighbourhood for youJul 28, 2014 | 7:03An award-winning website that re-launched at this year's Startupfest quizzes you on your needs--then finds the perfect neighbourhood for you.
Daybreak MontrealMai Duong well enough to leave isolation but still needs donorJul 28, 2014 | 11:10Mai Duong's husband Vlad Stesin gave Daybreak an update on Mai's condition. Although she is still searching for a bone marrow donor match, she was recently let out of isolation.
Daybreak MontrealParalympic athlete Benoit Huot's medals have been stolenJul 28, 2014 | 6:09Paralympic athlete Benoit Huot had several of his medals stolen from his home this past weekend--now he's asking anyone with information to come forward.
Daybreak MontrealProlific Montreal filmmaker back with another children's featureJul 28, 2014 | 10:0781-year old Rock Demers has another feature film to his credit. Set in New Brunswick, La gang des hors-la-loi, is a story about kids reclaiming a baseball diamond. He tells Jeanette Kelly why he makes films for kids.
Daybreak MontrealBroken elevator in senior home means residents cannot leave their floorJul 25, 2014 | 9:44For more than three weeks now the only elevator in a senior home in Laval West has been broken--and residents have been unable to leave their floors. The relative of a resident shares her concerns.
Daybreak MontrealVolleyball game raises money for sex education programsJul 25, 2014 | 6:43Bar and restaurant industry employees are gathering in Parc Jeanne-Mance this weekend to play volleyball for a good cause. They're raising money for sexual education programs provided by local organization Head & Hands.
Daybreak MontrealEmergency fund started for victims of the Air Algerie Flight AH5017 tragedyJul 25, 2014 | 4:59Family members who have lost loved ones in the disaster surrounding the Air Algerie Flight AH5017 will be able to access emergency funding donated through the Association des Burkinabé du Grand Montreal.
Daybreak MontrealPro-Palestinian activist Ehab Lotayef says interest from general public is growingJul 25, 2014 | 8:53Pro-Palestinian activist Ehab Lotayef says he's seeing more people showing up at protests and vigils in Montreal. He also responds to our coverage of flight cancellations into Tel Aviv on a previous show.
Daybreak MontrealGaza Deaths website makes tragic death statistics visualJul 25, 2014 | 9:48Montreal computer programmer Nadim Kobeissi has created a website that provides a visual representation of the statistics on reported deaths in Gaza.
Daybreak MontrealGardeners in Pointe-Claire on a mission to beautify the neighbourhoodJul 24, 2014 | 4:35The Pointe-Claire Horticultural Society are on a mission to pretty up some neglected parts of the city. It's called The Paradise Project. Over the past weekend they turned an unused lot on the corner of Stillview and Hymus into a garden.