Daybreak MontrealJim Popp steps in as Alouettes head coachAug 24, 2015 | 9:51The Montreal Alouettes general manager Jim Popp has taken up the role as Alouettes head coach after former head coach Tom Higgins was fired. Daybreak's Andie Bennett speaks with Popp about taking up the position for the fourth time in his career.
Daybreak MontrealFederal candidates go head to head over security issuesAug 24, 2015 | 14:04Candidates from three parties laid out their take on how Canada should handle radicalism and national security, while still protecting civil liberties. Mike Finnerty speaks with the NDP's Jim Hughes, Conservative Rudy Husny, and Liberal Marc Garneau.
Daybreak MontrealTow truck driver intervenes in domestic disputeAug 20, 2015 | 5:31Tyler Ward was driving along Highway 20 in his tow truck when he saw a couple in a domestic dispute and decided to help. Ward reflects on the incident and says he's happy he stepped in.
Daybreak MontrealMcGill music students get groundbreaking mental health programAug 27, 2015 | 10:46A new program for students at McGill Schulich School of Music face performance anxiety from auditions, and high stress as they prepare for their careers. Starting soon, music students be taking a mandatory mental health class and have access to a mentor.
Daybreak MontrealHudson baker gearing up to make Kylie Jenner's birthday cakeAug 5, 2015 | 3:58Jessika Menard is in charge of baking a spectacular cake to present to reality TV star Kylie Jenner at her 18th birthday party in Montreal.
Daybreak MontrealShriners inaugurate new children's hospitalAug 20, 2015 | 9:10The new home of the Shriners Hospital at the MUHC Glen site will be three times the size of the old facility and full of new innovations in care. Céline Doray, the hospital administrator for Shriners Hospitals for Children-Canada, speaks with Daybreak.
Daybreak MontrealDaybreak Voter's Voice: Lac-Saint-Louis ridingAug 25, 2015 | 8:56Daybreak's Shari Okeke and host Mike Finnerty hit the pavement to speak with voters in Lac-Saint-Louis, a federal riding that has always been held by the Liberals.
Daybreak MontrealMontreal teachers ramp up pressure tacticsAug 25, 2015 | 10:24Teachers in Montreal are marking back to school by cutting down on administrative work in the classroom. The move is a protest against the absence of a contract between teachers in Quebec and the provincial government.
Daybreak MontrealMontreal woman wants 'pickup artist' banned from CanadaJul 24, 2015 | 9:55Concordia student Fannie Gadouas is spreading the word about a "pickup artist" who has planned a visit to Montreal. Gadouas says she wants Canada Border Services Agency to deny Daryush Valizadeh, known as Roosh V, entry into the country.
Daybreak MontrealBabar Books in Westmount closing after 10 yearsAug 27, 2015 | 3:17Babar Books, a Westmount institution for 10 years, is closing its doors. Angus Byers, assistant manager at Babar Books in Westmount, reflects on a decade in the neighbourhood.
Daybreak MontrealDépanneurs may soon card everyone despite ageAug 21, 2015 | 9:18Quebec Convenience Stores Association are calling for mandatory identification when buying alcohol, tobacco and lottery tickets. Michel Gadbois, the association's president, says dépanneur owners are being unfairly fined over carding.
Daybreak MontrealLuka McEniry rode a BIXI 180 kms to raise 5400$ for Enfant SoleilAug 18, 2015 | 3:07Ironman McEniry accepted the challenge from Telus to do the bike portion of the Tremblant Ironman on the famous (but heavy) Bixi bicycle.
Daybreak MontrealNew Montreal business "Cuddle Me" lets you pay for a snuggleJan 7, 2015 | 5:15A new companionship service in Montreal called "Cuddle Me" focuses on platonic intimacy. Clients pay to cuddle with employees from the company. Daybreak speaks with the founder of the company.
Daybreak MontrealEnvironmental concern over Verdun beachAug 18, 2015 | 10:16Verdun is set to receive a new urban beach by 2017, but environmentalists are worried about the effects on a nearby nature park. Environmental scientist Christopher Amyot says local wildlife habitats will be adversely affected.
Daybreak MontrealWasp-stung woman's life saved by her pharmacistAug 5, 2015 | 8:49Josée Asselin had a close call after she was stung by a wasp and experienced an intense allergic reaction. Luckily, her pharmacist took quick action.