At the heart of St. Patrick’s Day celebrations in our city is the entrenched Montréal Irish community. Now part of the very foundation of Montreal, the Irish population came from humble, and painful beginnings. Former Queen of the Parade Samantha Cambridge and former Princess Catherine Polson give us the history behind the hardship, and also currently why “Montreal is so Irish”.
It’s a fact MTL! No matter on which side you fall in regards to the sex industry; it exists. With that comes some problems for sex workers. A Montréal sex industry insider lets you know what she thinks some of the problems are for her and her peers!
The Montreal dance community is strong, talented, and innovative, but they still have some major issues to deal with. Unfortunately, we at MTL Blurb haven’t given them the venue to vent… until now. Tanya and Leila, two of MTLs talented dancers (NO NOT STRIPPERS!), class us in what troubles them day to day in THE dance life with “MTL Dancer Problems”!
Everyone knows we got MAD style in Montreal! But, sometimes having that much style means it can get a little out of hand… Rebecca Perez and Mark Paradis partner up with Okinx to give us the BASIC style everyone needs to keep looking sexy, not silly.
Check out the BEST event in Ahuntsic this summer. ?
Montreal Elections are fast approaching. We are extending offers to all mayoral candidates to appear on MTL Blurb. This ‘wannabe’ was the first to accept. Does Tyler Lemco have a chance?
**Melanie Joly did not tell us who she endorses :(… but she is PROUD to represent Ahuntsic-Cartierville;)
You heard it here first! The Montreal Rodeo IS a failure! WE all knew it might be THE most silly, confused, and downright idiotic projects by our city for 375, but our fearless leaders seemingly had no idea. Well this is for you, confused leaders, sponsors, and organizers. Let Kim Harper and Annand Virk inform you why Montrealers will absolutely not be going to the absurd Montreal rodeo this weekend.
Being trans, while out and proud in MTL, Tranna Wintour has to deal with all the problems of being a woman plus a few extra ones. So, watch her dive into some of her biggest issues in “MTL Trans Problems”.
Hard to believe but even millennials are getting to dirty thirty territory. With that comes a lot of big changes and subtle realizations… like real winter boots. Andrea and Eb talk turning the big 30, and being on the edge of the that always talked about millennial generation.
Tiffany Thompson had her chance to vent for all the black women in MTL, but the guys were left with nothing. Until now. Oliver “lolo boy” Morancy talks his REAL serious ?, and NOT SO serious ? struggles being a young black man in MTL in “MTL Black Guy Problems”.
The Montreal Grand Prix 2017 Edition is bound to be crazy as ever, but with all that fun comes a level of danger. Jess Abran, and Alex Melki think that when you’re enjoying the festivities it’s important to be well prepared. So, they brought along self defence expert, Nick Drossos, to give you the 2017 Montreal Grand Prix Survival Guide. Stay safe this F1 Montreal!
Considering all the people looking for Montréal jobs, Ariane Tonka thought it would be pretty easy to hire someone for her social media agency, but this is Montréal. Nothing is easy. Listen to Ariane go though some of the biggest problems she encounters when trying to hire a new employee. Heed these warnings during your next MTL interview, and you might just get that job you want!
Jessica Taddio and Lara Mackenzie visit SPCA Montérégie to check up on the new home of displaced victims of Montréal BSL. It seems like the refugees have found a good safe home, along with new feline friends, but that could all change with the new proposed Québec BSL. Adopt don’t shop! Give these dogs a home before there aren’t any safe spots left in our province! And maybe bring home a cat friend for your new BFF too!
Seems like there are some pretty obvious things to NOT do to get in at your fav Montreal Clubs. Still, it seems like in every lineup there are “those” people. So, Fafa Khan and Carla Kazzi, gatekeeper at Buonanotte, give the best tips on “How to Get in the Club”.
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