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Canada's Vaccine Passport For Travel — Everything You Need To Know

And how it works if you live in Quebec.

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An Ottawa Bagel Shop Is Expanding To Montreal & Montrealers Can't Help But Troll It

Bringing Montreal-style bagels to... Montreal.

It's no secret that Montrealers are passionate about their bagels, and this loyalty is usually illuminated by the Montreal vs. New York City bagel war. But a new bagel maker has entered the chat, stirring up the debate: Kettlemans Bagel, which announced that it's expanding from Ottawa to Montreal in 2022.

Daily Hive first reported the news earlier this week. And, naturally, Montrealers have been trolling Kettlemans on Twitter ever since.

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These Onions Sold In Quebec Have Been Recalled & Could Make You Very Sick Or Even Kill You

Go check your fridge! 🧅

Check your fridges, onion eaters! A brand of onions sold in Quebec has been recalled due to possible Salmonella contamination, which could make you very sick and — in some cases — even lead to death.

On October 22, the Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) announced that Gwillimdale Farms was recalling bags of onions in three sizes: 2 pounds (UPC code: 6 28250 41454 7), 3 pounds (UPC code: 6 28250 41455 4) and 5 pounds (UPC code: 6 28250 41456 1).

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Air Canada Ranked In The Top 8 'Most Engaged Workplaces' & Is Hiring For 61 Montreal Jobs

Not just flight attendants, either!

If you're job hunting, you might be on the lookout for companies that appear to have highly engaged employees. According to The Achievers 50 Most Engaged Workplaces Awards, Air Canada ranked among the top eight employers for employee engagement in 2021 — and, if that's enough to entice you, it's also hiring for 61 roles that are open to Montrealers.

The Achievers 50 Most Engaged Workplaces Awards "celebrate the top 50 employers that make engagement, alignment and recognition central to the employee experience," according to a news release.

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Hydro-Québec's Electricity Rates Are Going Up Next Year

But they'll still waive late fees if you set up a payment plan.

Get ready to pay a little more for electricity because Hydro-Québec's rates are going up again next year.

In an October 22 news release, Hydro-Québec announced that it would be increasing its rates by 2.6% in April 2022 in order to keep up with inflation.

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Adele Says Her 'Proudest Possession' Is Céline Dion's Chewed Gum & She Even Has It Framed

Don't lie... you'd chew it.

Adele's been in the news lately for shooting a music video in the Eastern Townships with Quebec director Xavier Dolan. But, it turns out, her connection to la belle province runs even deeper, because the British singer-songwriter owns a framed piece of Céline Dion's chewed-up gum.

In an interview with Vogue, Adele showed off the chewed gum and even called it her "proudest possession."

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Quebec Released Official Halloween Recommendations For This Year

Tick-or-treating is ON. 🎃

After a rocky Halloween in Quebec in 2020, there's that much more for Montrealers to celebrate in 2021. Nevertheless, with just over a week until it's time for trick-or-treating, the Quebec government wants to remind residents that the pandemic isn't over yet.

In a news release on October 22, Quebec's Ministry of Health and Social Services announced its official recommendations and best practices for "a safe Halloween" this year.

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