Daybreak MontrealMunicipal workers stage "Grand Dérangement" over Bill 3Nov 26, 2014 | 5:42There are demonstrations by thousands of municipal workers today in at least 25 cities and towns around the province. They are protesting Bill 3 which will force municipal employees to pay more into their pension plans.
Daybreak MontrealMonster Academy wants to reverse stereotypes about mental healthNov 26, 2014 | 6:49A new series of workshops for teenagers and young adults in Montreal is looking to promote education and reverse stereotypes about mental health. They are currently fundraising for the free workshops!
Daybreak MontrealGabriel Nadeau-Dubois donates prize money to fight the TransCanada pipelineNov 24, 2014 | 12:31Former student movement leader Gabriel Nadeau-Dubois is donating his Governor General's Awards prize money to a group that is fighting the TransCanada pipeline. He joined Michael Finnerty in the Daybreak studio to explain why.
Daybreak MontrealMohawk Girls try to find love and stay close to their rootsNov 24, 2014 | 7:12A new series launching on APTN next week is set in Kahnawake. Mohawk Girls follows four 20-something women looking for love with the added challenge of remaining a true Mohawk.
Daybreak MontrealFormer Hasidic community member suing Quebec government over poor educationNov 21, 2014 | 15:01Yohanan Lowen, a former member of a Boisbriand Hasidic community is suing the Quebec government for more than $1 million for damages he says he suffered from getting a poor education.
Daybreak MontrealBirthday boy Max Pacioretty locker room RAWNov 21, 2014 | 5:20After scoring 2 goals in the Habs 4-1 win over the St. Louis Blues, Max Pacioretty talks about losing sleep when he does not score, Habs haters and the Maple Leafs taking the heat off their losses.
Daybreak MontrealMohawk Girls try to find love and stay close to their rootsNov 21, 2014 | 7:18A new series launching on APTN next week is set in Kahnawake. Mohawk Girls follows four 20-something women looking for love with the added challenge of remaining a true Mohawk.
Daybreak MontrealSliding scale for Quebec Daycare fees coming this SpringNov 20, 2014 | 8:44Family Minister Francine Charbonneau is expected to announce a new sliding scale for daycare fees that will be based on net family income and could go as high as $20. The head of the CPE association Gina Gasparini and parents speak to Daybreak.
Daybreak MontrealPolluted creek in Beaconsfield raises concerns among residentsNov 20, 2014 | 11:13A creek that runs through some backyards in Beaconsfield before flowing into Lac St-Louis has been tested by CBC, and discovered that it has high levels of fecal coliform. Homeowners say they're surprised at the results.
Daybreak MontrealRetired SQ officer reacts after no charges laid in death of 5-year-old boyNov 19, 2014 | 2:47A Sûreté du Québec investigator won't face charges for the death of a five-year-old boy who died in a car crash in February. Retired SQ officer Michel Martin says the family of the child still have options if they want to pursue further.
Daybreak MontrealMontreal community groups threatened by Bill 10Nov 19, 2014 | 8:51The chair of the board of directors of a Polish-Slavic seniors residence in Rosemont, says the Liberals health care reform plan, Bill 10, would eliminate their board of directors and the vocation of the residence.
Daybreak MontrealParaplegic man told by school board his children aren't eligible for busingNov 18, 2014 | 9:22John Pereira is a paraplegic man who moved from his family home to another house just 9 minutes away this October. Now he says the move means his children don't get busing to school. He's asking the school board to make an exception.
Daybreak MontrealSchool tells parents to be vigilant after man in SUV approaches studentNov 17, 2014 | 2:44The Westwood Highschool in St. Lazare has sent a note to parents and children to stay vigilant around strangers. This comes after a man in an SUV approached a student, who ran to safety. Lester B Pearson Chair Suanne Stein Day speaks to Daybreak.
Daybreak MontrealLes Valoristes want to make returning bottles and cans easier for disadvantaged peopleNov 14, 2014 | 6:08A co-op is looking to make cashing in bottles and cans easier for people who rely on that activity to generate income. They started a pilot project this summer and are looking for a permanent location.