Political Conversation

======================================================================================================== June 15, 2013 allowed former PM Steven Harper a political conversation with Canadians living in Montreal's West Island about his federal Conservative government. Harper appeared very happy with the large turnout of Conservative party support during his stopover in Montreal talking about his government programs for Canadians, and answering multitude of questions from the … Continue reading Political Conversation

Beer Deprived

======================================================================= The beer deprived have strange things happening to their minds sitting under hot summer sun all corrected by that cool brewski and the brand doesn't matter. The scene is the 13th edition of the West Island Blues Festival and the great Michelle Sweeney has yet to make it on stage meanwhile, the band is busy … Continue reading Beer Deprived

Cool Bicycle Voyageurs

==================================================================================================== Four cool bicycle voyageurs of Montreal Police Bicycle Squad, resting on knoll top enjoying the 13th West Island Blues Fest last Saturday, June, 18, 2016. This special SPVM(Montreal Police) squad normally does its work all over the Island travelling to where large crowds of people gather particularly to events such as the Blues Fest. … Continue reading Cool Bicycle Voyageurs

Summer Music Fest

===================================================================================================== This summer music fest, the West Island Blues Festival, on a perfect Saturday, June 18, 2016 delighted hundreds of Blues fans attending it I happened to install myself just behind this couple far enough back from the huge speakers positioned at both sides of the stage complimenting smaller ones on the stage. Music shows … Continue reading Summer Music Fest

Spring Thaw 2016

======================================================================================================= Spring thaw 2016 is getting on as it should now that it is April however, old man winter seems to hang on by dumping more snow and freezing rain. The picture you are viewing is actually spring 2014 and the place is the Centennial Park in Montreal's West Island however, it does illustrate Canadian … Continue reading Spring Thaw 2016

Past Summers Recall

======================================================================= Past summers recall is about some of the Canada Day entertainment I saw in Montreal's West Island, and just like the USA's 4th of July everything ends with a bang or bangs of fireworks going off. Although this video is short nevertheless, it is four and half minutes so enjoy the show while nature … Continue reading Past Summers Recall

After Hard Work It’s Time For 2016

===================================================================================================== After hard work it's time for 2016 now that winter has come to stay for the next while. Just last week, we were basking in +17 degrees Centigrade and some were even playing on the golf courses while others were starting to wear shorts and short sleeve t-shirts all this changed over last weekend. Traditionally, … Continue reading After Hard Work It’s Time For 2016

Evening Transition

================================================================================================ This evening transition depicts late summer changing into fall, the scene is the artificial lake in Centennial Park in Montreal's West Island. The sun has gone down and its warm glow envelopes the horizon way past the treeline meanwhile, the shadows have quickly moved in around the lake shore. This scene happens every year … Continue reading Evening Transition

Weekly Photo Challenge: Achievement

Steven Harper has a huge smile after his achievement while addressing his supporters somewhere in the West Island of Montreal during the 2011 federal election. His Conservatives went on to win that election achieving a majority government. Despite our PM Harper's valiant effort to reach out to voters in the West Island his party failed … Continue reading Weekly Photo Challenge: Achievement

Cool Mike DeWay Blues Band

With temperatures soaring this summer, something cool..the fabulous Mike DeWay Blues Band performing at the 2012 West Island Blues Festival, these boys are steadily gaining fame with their brand of real groovy music..well you be the judge! Started by well-known blues guitarist and Dollard-des-Ormeaux city councillor, Errol Johnson, the Festival is a free annual outdoor … Continue reading Cool Mike DeWay Blues Band