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Sports #ICYMI: Ottawa U controversy, snowbirds staying put, mail-in voting

06:35  21 october  2020
06:35  21 october  2020 Source:   montrealgazette.com

Wayne Knight Revives ‘Seinfeld’ Mail Carrier Newman To Defend Security Of Voting By Mail

  Wayne Knight Revives ‘Seinfeld’ Mail Carrier Newman To Defend Security Of Voting By Mail Hello, Newman! Actor Wayne Knight is resurrecting his iconic “Seinfeld” role of smarmy mail carrier Newman for a new video defending the U.S. Postal Service over President Donald Trump’s unfounded conspiracy theory that voting by mail will lead to voter fraud. “According to this month-old issue of Dr. Roberta Greenberg’s Time magazine subscription, there’s been aActor Wayne Knight is resurrecting his iconic "Seinfeld" role of smarmy mail carrier Newman for a new video defending the U.S. Postal Service over President Donald Trump's unfounded conspiracy theory that voting by mail will lead to voter fraud.

And snowbirds who stay in the U .S. longer than their tourist visas allow — making them "unlawfully present" under American law — could face outright bans on returning to the U .S. in the future. "The tax and immigration concerns are paramount. We have a significant number of our members who own

A battle is brewing in Texas over how elections should be done during a pandemic. What’s safe and what’s the risk for people, not only when it comes to your

It may be the last chance to catch the fall colours at Beaver Lake on Mount Royal in Montreal on Tuesday, October 20, 2020. © Provided by The Gazette It may be the last chance to catch the fall colours at Beaver Lake on Mount Royal in Montreal on Tuesday, October 20, 2020.

N-word deserves repugnance, but also discussion: experts

Amid the torrent of reaction that has come in the wake of the University of Ottawa’s decision to suspend a professor who used the N-word in class, one thing that has been sorely missing is true communication, said Martine St-Victor. Read more.

Premier Legault denounces treatment of Ottawa professor who used N-word

Premier François Legault has denounced as “unacceptable” the treatment of a University of Ottawa professor who was suspended for using the N-word in one of her classes.

Could Atlanta Hawks' State Farm Arena swing the presidential race?

  Could Atlanta Hawks' State Farm Arena swing the presidential race? When State Farm Arena opens to the public Monday, it will begin 19 days of service as the largest early voting site in Georgia.Typically this time of year, State Farm Arena is getting ready for preseason NBA games. But when it re-opens to the public Monday, it will be nothing short of the nexus of American democracy.

Many snowbirds routinely drive between the North and the South for their migration. An Iowa highway sign serves as a reminder of the coronavirus pandemic. Choosing to return home or to stay put if one is healthy is an individual decision, experts said. Though some, like Dr. Isaac Weisfuse, a medical

Once that's in effect, the U .S. government will be able to easily check whether snowbirds overstay their welcome. The Canada Border Services Agency While those proposals are still being debated by American legislators, Canadian snowbirds continue to head to the U .S. in droves under the current

“It is a big blunder,” Legault said at a pandemic news conference Tuesday. “I don’t think there should be banned words.” Read more.

SNL’s take on Quebec was one big yawn for some here

When in the past high-profile people have skewered Quebec in the media outside of the province — like Mordecai Richler in the New Yorker or Don Cherry on Hockey Night in Canada — francophone Quebecers have often been mightily offended. Some ici did take offence to the Saturday Night Live skit last weekend that made fun of la belle province in a five-minute comedy routine that was chock full of silly accents, put-downs of our bagels and laughs about the whole Bonjour-Hi controversy. Read more.

Montreal man arrested for death threats against Mayor Valérie Plante

Florida begins early voting with no major problems reported

  Florida begins early voting with no major problems reported FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. — Floridians began early voting in much of the state Monday with no serious problems reported as the Trump campaign tries to cut into an early advantage Democrats have posted in mail-in votes in the key swing state. The most populous counties reported wait times of 15 minutes or less at most of their early voting sites Monday, although a few sites reported waits of up to 90 minutes. One Palm Beach County site reported a three-hour wait. One county had to close an early voting site after the elections supervisor and an employee tested positive for the coronavirus and another county had its website go down.

With serious health concerns over in-person voting at polling stations amid the coronavirus pandemic, more Americans will send their ballots in by mail this year than in any election in the nation’s history. There's a surge in voting by mail amid the coronavirus pandemic.

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A Montreal man has been charged with threatening the life of Montreal Mayor Valérie Plante.

Vincent Rochette, 23, a resident of Villeray—St-Michel—Parc-Extension, was charged Tuesday with two counts. Read more.

Many Montreal snowbirds plan to shun Florida and nest at home

For the first time in 20 years, Sidney Margles is in the market for a warm coat, winter boots and snow tires.

Jennifer Lawrence Clarifies Her Voting Record, Says She’s 'Proud' to Be a Democrat

  Jennifer Lawrence Clarifies Her Voting Record, Says She’s 'Proud' to Be a Democrat In a tweet on Tuesday, the actress said she changed political parties when she realized "I was voting against my own rights"The actress, 30, shared a statement on Twitter Tuesday in which she said, “I would like to clarify my voting record, which is the subject of many circulating headlines,” after she spoke about her changing political views on last week’s episode of the Dear Media's Absolutely Not podcast.

All- Mail Voting : In a handful of states, a ballot is automatically mailed to every eligible voter (no request or application is necessary). Polling places may also be available for voters who would like to vote in-person. Other states may permit the all- mail option for specific types of elections.

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After spending the last two decades wintering in Florida, the COVID-19 pandemic has forced him and thousands of other Quebec snowbirds to rethink their plans. Read more.

Montreal postpones decision on honouring jazz great Peterson

Montreal city council has postponed consideration of an opposition motion to rename Place des Festivals in honour of the late Montreal jazz great Oscar Peterson. Read more.

Many Montreal snowbirds plan to shun Florida and nest at home

For the first time in 20 years, Sidney Margles is in the market for a warm coat, winter boots and snow tires.

Mandryk: Mail-ins win Meili his seat, but now he really has to deliver

  Mandryk: Mail-ins win Meili his seat, but now he really has to deliver The “Meili-in” ballots have been counted. The Saskatchewan NDP leader appears headed back to the legislature. Mail-in ballots in Saskatoon Meewasin have put NDP leader Ryan Meili on the top, sparing the Saskatchewan NDP the dubious distinction of becoming the first Official Opposition party in Canada to lose its leader in three consecutive general elections. This is what’s cause for celebration in New Democrat ranks these days. Wither, the once-mighty NDP machine? Alas, one party’s minor victory is about to become another party’s punchline.

But snowbirds who nest too long could find themselves at the mercy of the U .S. taxman. If you're among the millions of Canadian snowbirds out there, here's what you need to know to keep Uncle Where you vote . Do your homework. There are consequences to overstaying your American welcome

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After spending the last two decades wintering in Florida, the COVID-19 pandemic has forced him and thousands of other Quebec snowbirds to rethink their plans. Read more.

Montreal students will be at the centre of a study on the spread of COVID-19

Canada’s COVID-19 Immunity Task Force (CITF) on Tuesday announced it will invest $720,000 in a research project in Montreal aimed at estimating how many local children and teens have been infected with the virus that causes COVID-19. Read more.

Quebec City paying the consequences as COVID-19 cases surge

The provincial capital dodged the worst of the coronavirus in the spring but now it has been hit head-on, tallying among the highest per capita case counts in the country. Read more.

‘Dream come true’ as Kirkland ‘keeper Pantemis gets shot with Impact

It wasn’t easy to remain patient, James Pantemis said. Not after more than two seasons waiting for his opportunity with the Impact and considering the goalkeeper has been part of the organization’s Academy program for six years.

Taylor Swift, Ariana Grande, Katy Perry & More Make Final Pleas to Vote

  Taylor Swift, Ariana Grande, Katy Perry & More Make Final Pleas to Vote Election Day (Nov. 3) is just a day away, and A-list stars are taking to Twitter in one last attempt to get their fans to the polls. Since it may be too late to send in a ballot by mail and still get counted, Taylor Swift, Ariana Grande, John Legend and more are providing resources to make an in-person voting plan.See below.https://t.co/BrTBvXb08bpic.twitter.com/nXKdykG7eG— Taylor Swift (@taylorswift13) November 2, 2020Florida, the race is close and we only have two days left to vote for @JoeBiden. will you vote today? #BidenForFLhttps://t.

“Of course it’s been difficult,” Pantemis told the Montreal Gazette on Tuesday. “There were definitely some moments where I thought I deserved an opportunity. I stuck with it, kept working and training, and preparing myself for this moment. It finally came. Read more.

Stu on Sports: When might we see the Canadiens in action again?

Canadiens fans have good reason to be excited about all the offseason moves GM Marc Bergevin has made.

With the addition of backup goalie Jake Allen, defenceman Joel Edmundson and forwards Tyler Toffoli and Josh Anderson, the Canadiens now look like a legitimate playoff team. Read more.

Montreal pushes Quebec to allow mail-in voting in 2021

If Montreal has its way, voters will be able to cast ballots by mail in the next municipal election.

On Tuesday, city council unanimously approved a motion by St-Laurent mayor and opposition member Alan DeSousa calling on the Quebec government to permit mail-in voting in November 2021. Read more.

Former Auburn football coach Tommy Tuberville wins election to US Senate .
Tommy Tuberville, a political newcomer, used football fame and loyalty to Trump to win Senate seat against Democratic incumbent Doug Jones.Four years later, Trump may or may not win election again as president, depending on the ongoing counting of ballots.  But voters in Alabama have sent Tuberville to the U.S. Senate as Trump’s loyal supporter.

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