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The CJLO news team brings you the hottest stories in the city! Catch the latest news segments and articles here or view the complete list.


MARCH 27TH SHOW LISTINGS

CJLO presents your weekly music event picks for the week of March 27th.

On Thursday March 30th, Puce Mary, Jesse Osborne-Lanthier, Hyena Hive, and Skin will perform at La Vitrola. Entry is 10$ in advance or 13$ at the door. Doors at 9pm.


NEWS FOR MONDAY, MARCH 27TH 2017

Hosted by Allison O'Reilly

Stories by Alyosha Nowlin, Jeremiah Ho, Michael Foldvari & Karl Knox

Produced by Allison O'Reilly

 

LOCAL

By Alyosha Nowlin

The director of a Montreal homeless shelter says police failed to respond fast enough when he called to report a client’s sexual assault.

David Chapman, head of the Open Door, says it took police two hours to arrive at the shelter and speak with the young indigenous woman.

According to CBC News, Chapman was informed by police that there would be a delay because the two cruisers on patrol were handling more dangerous situations.


NEWS FOR FRIDAY, MARCH 24TH 2017

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Hosted by Patricia Petit Liang

Stories by Jeremiah Ho, Michael Foldvari & Patricia Petit Liang

Produced by Patricia Petit Liang

 

 

 

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LOCAL
By Jeremiah Ho

18 year old Daphné Boudreault was killed by her ex-boyfriend on Wednesday after she went to their shared apartment to collect her some of her belongings.  


SHOW LISTINGS FOR MARCH 20th

CJLO presents your weekly music event picks for the week of March 20th.

On Friday March 24th, Anti-Vibes, Total Bliss, Paralix, and Ouijatrash are playing at Barfly. PWYC. Doors at 9pm.

On Saturday March 25th, Notre-Dame-des-Quilles will host the 6th edition of New Wave Night. This DJ event has no cover, kicks off at 10pm.


NEWS FOR WEDNESDAY, MARCH 22ND 2017

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Hosted by Patricia Petit Liang

Stories by Jeremiah Ho, Karl Knox, Michael Foldvari & Aloysha Nowlin

Produced by Patricia Petit Liang

 

 

 

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LOCAL
By Alyosha Nowlin

A truck driver who reportedly refused to have his vehicle removed from the highway during last Tuesday’s snowstorm has been arrested.


NEWS FOR FRIDAY, MARCH 17TH 2017

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Hosted by Patricia Petit Liang

Stories by Jeremiah Ho, Michael Foldvari & Patricia Petit Liang

Produced by Patricia Petit Liang

 

 

 

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LOCAL
By Jeremiah Ho

Quebec Premier Philippe Couillard has launched an investigation into the chain of events that left drivers stranded in their cars for hours on Highway 13 during Tuesday’s snowstorm.


How Punk and Metal Crossed Over

So you might be wondering why I’m participating in this year’s Metal March, even if I’m not listed under CJLO’s metal shows. Isn’t Sewer Spewer primarily a punk show? (Follow-up question: what the hell is a Sewer Spewer?) Well, if you ever bothered to listen to my radio show, you would realize that the lines between the punk and metal tunes I play on the air are quite blurred.


NEWS FOR MONDAY, MARCH 13TH 2017

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Hosted by Patricia Petit Liang

Stories by Jeremiah Ho, Karl Knox & Aloysha Nowlin

Produced by Patricia Petit Liang

 

 

 

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NATIONAL
By Karl Knox

Scientists in British Columbia are conducting groundbreaking research into the serious quantities of microplastics in our waterways and oceans.


NEWS FOR FRIDAY, MARCH 10TH 2017

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Hosted by Patricia Petit Liang

Stories by Jeremiah Ho, Michael Foldvari & Patricia Petit Liang

Produced by Patricia Petit Liang

 

 

 

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LOCAL
By Michael Foldvari

A woman's aviation organization in Lachute is under criticism following their decision to honour Hanna Reitsh, the first female helicopter pilot, on Saturday.  


NEWS FOR WEDNESDAY, MARCH 8TH 2017

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Hosted by Patricia Petit Liang

Stories by Michael Foldvari & Patricia Petit Liang

Produced by Michael Foldvari

 

 

 

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LOCAL
By Michael Foldvari

A Montréal Woman was denied entry into the United States on Sunday, contributing to the ongoing criticism surrounding the country’s so-called ‘Muslim-ban’.


NEWS FOR MONDAY, MARCH 6TH 2017

Stories by Jeremiah Ho, Karl Knox, Michael Foldvari & Aloysha Nowlin

 

 

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LOCAL
By Michael Foldvari


Are You Ready? - What's New in the Habs World

With the NHL trade deadline behind us, we, the fans, along with the Montreal Canadiens, look forward to the last stretch of the regular season and to the NHL playoffs. It has been a decent season for the Habs, although with a tough month of January and even tougher February. Head coach Michel Therrien lost his job because of this late slump.


NEWS FOR WEDNESDAY, MARCH 1ST 2017

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Hosted by Patricia Petit Liang

Stories by Michael Foldvari & Patricia Petit Liang

Produced by Michael Foldvari

 

 

 

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LOCAL
By Michael Foldvari


NEWS FOR MONDAY, FEBRUARY 27TH 2017

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Hosted by Patricia Petit Liang

Stories by Jeremiah Ho, Karl Knox, Michael Foldvari & Aloysha Nowlin

Produced by Patricia Petit Liang

 

 

 

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LOCAL
By Karl Knox

Police conducted a series of drug raids in Montreal, L’Assomption, St-Marc-sur-Richelieu and Brossard on Friday.


The 2017 Oscar Nominated Films – Strongly Held Opinions, and Weakly Held Predictions

Tomorrow, the Academy will congratulate (arguably) the best in film at the 89th Academy Awards, widely known as the Oscars. Tess McCrea takes a close look at the most anticipated movies nominated for the Best Picture prize at the prestigious ceremony, and lets us know what she thinks of each of the five films—as well as her predictions as to how the night will go.

 

5. Hacksaw Ridge


NEWS FOR FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 24TH 2017

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Hosted by Patricia Petit Liang

Stories by Michael Foldvari & Patricia Petit Liang

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LOCAL
By Michael Foldvari

18 people have been arrested following a series of drug raids on Thursday.


NEWS FOR WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 22ND 2017

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Hosted by Patricia Petit Liang

Stories by Michael Foldvari & Patricia Petit Liang

Produced by Michael Foldvari

 

 

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LOCAL
By Patricia Petit Liang


At the Movies Review on Location - Moonlight

At The Movies (With Iconic Sounds) is starting a new segment called At The Movies Review On Location. In this episode, Remi and Brendon review the film Moonlight, directed by Barry Jenkins. Considered one of the most talked about films of this past year, the movie tackles race identity and sexuality, which is more than Richard Linklater's Boyhood was ever able to achieve. In addition, Remi reflects upon films of the year based on true stories, such as Sully, Snowden, and The Birth of a Nation.


NEWS FOR MONDAY, FEBRUARY 20TH 2017

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Hosted by Patricia Petit Liang

Stories by Jeremiah Ho, Karl Knox, Michael Foldvari & Aloysha Nowlin

Produced by Patricia Petit Liang

 

 

 

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LOCAL
By Alyosha Nowlin


NEWS FOR FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 17TH 2017

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Hosted by Patricia Petit Liang

Stories by Sarah Boumedda, Jeremiah Ho & Michael Foldvari

Produced by Patricia Petit Liang

 

 

 

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LOCAL
By Sarah Boumedda

The Black Coalition of Quebec is filing a class action lawsuit against the SPVM.


Annual Golden Ticket Award 2017!

In this third year of the time-honoured tradition, At The Movies (With Iconic Sounds) celebrates the best in cinema with the Annual Golden Ticket Award 2017. Voting is now open until March 6th. The winners will be announced live on the air Tuesday March 7th during At The Movies (With Iconic Sounds) from 8-9 am.  Good luck to all the nominees! 

Vote for drama nominees here.

Vote for musical, comedy and specialty here


NEWS FOR WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 15TH 2017

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Hosted by Michael Foldvari 

Stories by Michael Foldvari & Patricia Petit Liang

Produced by Michael Foldvari

 

 

 

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LOCAL
By Patricia Petit Liang

A Hydro-Québec construction project on Quebec's North Shore has permitted union safety specialists to monitor their work following the deaths of 4 workers.


NEWS FOR MONDAY, FEBRUARY 13TH

Hosted by Allison O'Reilly 

Stories by Allison O'Reilly

Produced by Allison O'Reilly

LOCAL 

Dozens of NDG residents are without water following a break in a pipeline under the Turcot Interchange project work site.


SHOW LISTINGS FOR FEBRUARY 13TH

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CJLO presents your weekly show picks for the week of February 13th. Dig yourself out of your house to experience a Montreal live music event.

Casa Del Popolo will be hosting a Queer Prom & Valentine's Dance with DJ Elle Barbara on Tuesday february 14th. The event is free, doors are at 9pm.


NEWS FOR FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 10TH 2017

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Hosted by Chris Aitkens

Stories by Jeremiah Ho, Michael Foldvari & Patricia Petit Liang

Produced by Patricia Petit Liang

 

 

 

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LOCAL
By Michael Foldvari

An administrator at the 'Les Canaries' daycare in Brossard has been charged with possession of child pornography.

According to CBC News, the 42 year old administrator was arrested on Wednesday.


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