The Bixi season is expected to open April 15.
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A worker who fell and injured his leg on a Griffintown construction site Tuesday morning was rescued by the fire department’s “spiderman” team and taken to hospital. Metro queries whether 14 fire vehicles were really needed for this, but also reports that the fall was initially called in as much more serious.
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A Peel Street clothing boutique was firebombed early Wednesday morning but the damage is minimal.
Frederick Gingras, facing murder charges in two shootings in December, may go for a not criminally responsible defence. Although he’s only 21, this item says he has a long history of mental troubles.
A man charged in an older double murder may be declared a dangerous offender after pleading guilty to reduced charges. In 2008, Aaron Sealy brutally murdered his aunt and uncle and torched their house in Ahuntsic.
All the STM’s Azur trains are expected back in service by the end of the month. I’ve happened to catch a bunch of Azurs lately, and while they’re a pleasant ride, I’ve heard some strange noises from below the floor a few times, and hope it’s nothing serious.
The Journal claims that the STM’s promise to speed up metro elevator installations has no funding to back it up. Columnist Louis-Philippe Messier unleashes some snark on the leisurely progress of renovations at Berri-UQÀM.
A new study on the REM says it will mean higher fares, which could have the effect of pushing 150,000 commuters back into cars.
And Philippe Schnobb has not ruled out running again in the November election. I mean hey, why not? He did well out of running and losing last time…