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4 & Rotary Jamboree 2015

For anyone within the industry of running, competing or displaying at cars shows there is a lot more to the event then just the hours between gates open to gates closed. 750 more words


STM bus driver caught talking on cell phone while driving

DORVAL — An STM bus driver could face disciplinary action after allegedly talking on his cell phone while driving.

Passenger Andre Noel contends the driver spoke for a considerable amount of time on the phone while driving the 202 bus between the Dorval terminal and the Fairview shopping centre in Pointe-Claire on March 20th. 345 more words


Subway rescuers have no regrets about saving woman

Not much good comes at the midnight hour on a subway platform in the east-end of a city that has seen better days.

So when an older women is found bloodied and lying prone in the middle of the tracks at the Jarry métro station, her fate apparently sealed by an oncoming subway, what are the chances anyone would be there to help? 659 more words

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Old Dominion Shoppe via Amazon offers the STM Scout 2 iPad Shoulder Bag for only $12.99 Prime shipped (free trial). That’s $42 off the original list price and the lowest Amazon has ever sold it for. 59 more words


Still Better Than Mutexes

If you happened to watch my lightning talk from CppCon then you heard me talk about how there was a case where one could still get deadlock when using transactional memory. 610 more words

3 Montreal men risk their lives to save woman lying on metro tracks

WATCH ABOVE: A video shot at Montreal’s Jarry Metro station last week that shows the dramatic rescue of a woman unconscious on the tracks is going viral after it was posted on social media. 279 more words


2 things to do if there's an emergency on the Montreal metro

MONTREAL — After dramatic footage of three men rescuing a woman off the tracks in a Montreal metro station went viral, many expressed concern at how dangerous it was to try and help. 184 more words