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According to several reports, Carey Price won't be picked in the Seattle Kraken expansion draft and will remain a Montreal Canadiens player.

The Habs goalie's future with the team was put into question last week after he waived his no-movement clause and wasn't placed on the Canadiens' protected list ahead of the expansion draft this Wednesday night.

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On August 27, Montreal's Pediatric Cancer Fundraising Committee is organizing a special screening of the 1998 version of The Parent Trap. All funds raised will go towards the oncology department at the Children's Hospital.

The outdoor movie night at the Percival Molson Stadium is $20 per person. Doors open at 7 p.m. and the movie starts at 8.30 p.m.

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An OQLF study suggests Quebec anglophones, people whose "mother tongue" is English or English and another language other than French, make more money on average than francophones, people whose mother tongue is French or French and another language other than English.

The study also showed that people who "most often" spoke only English at work made more money on average than people who most often only spoke French.

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If you’re not quite in the market for the most expensive house in Quebec, taking a look at the average rent in Montreal might make you a little queasy. For those of us with more modest incomes, the continued increase in rent prices is not particularly comforting. According to Rentals.ca, the monthly price for a 3.5 rose to above $1,500 for the first time this June, after months of upwards trends.

And those prices might be affecting the city's popularity. Based on Rental.ca property listing clicks, Montreal was the least popular municipality in June, in terms of average pageviews, while Vancouver was the most popular.

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Montreal's Chinatown has no shortage of appetizing options when it comes to a celebratory dinner out with friends. But next time you're in the mood to share a special meal, look no further than Poincaré. The multistory pub boasts a rooftop terrasse with a first-rate view, extensive drink menu and quality fare.

You have your choice of seating options for groups of two to eight: indoor booths dot a wall of windows lit up by the glow of a neon sign, while shared rooftop tables turn the outdoor space into a beer garden.

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Did you notice the bright full moon in Montreal's sky Thursday night? Well, say hello to our final supermoon of the year. The Sturgeon Moon will luckily be making another appearance from August 12 to 13 — giving those who missed the mesmeric moment a chance to feast their eyes on the magic.

NASA described the phenomenon as a "marginal supermoon," which means last night's and tonight's moon is the third closest to the Earth in 2022.

Though the June and July supermoons may have been closer, August's supermoon is just as remarkable as it lights up the skies across Canada and Montreal got a front-row seat to the enchanting views.

According to The Weather Network, this supermoon is nearly 26% brighter than January's apogee full moon, or around 13% brighter than the average full moon (like the one back in March).

The big and bright moon isn't the only cosmic phenomenon happening this week. The Perseids meteor shower is also currently at its peak and can be spotted in an array of places across Quebec.

You've got until August 13 to spot the meteor shower, which you can do from a boat or paddleboard on a nighttime adventure tour at Éco-Odyssée near Montreal.

Although the Sturgeon Moon marks the final supermoon of the year, you can still get in on some stellar astral action in October when Mars goes into retrograde and in November as the second total lunar eclipse of 2022 will be visible all across Canada.

This article's cover image was used for illustrative purposes only.

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This Essay article is part of a Narcity Media series. The views expressed are the author’s own and do not necessarily reflect the views of Narcity Media.

I'll always remember my first time driving to the "Paris of North America" (no, not Paris, Ontario).

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Funny how time flies when you're having fun. It's almost mid-August, and it seems like the highlights of this festival season are already behind us. Plus, the Quebec winter forecast is not looking good, hanging over our heads like the sword of Damocles.

Luckily, Montrealers still have a bit of time to make the most of the sunny days. Here's a list of things to do this weekend, from fun festivals including Lasso all the way to classical music and yoga, this weekend will be one for the books.

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Tim Hortons truly is the Canadian gift that keeps on giving! Timmies officially opened in India on August 11 with locations in New Delhi and Gurugram.

"We've officially opened our doors wide open for you!" Tim Hortons India tweeted out today.

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If you're tired of the big city life, you might want to enter the new contest launched by the United Counties of Stormont, Dundas and Glengarry in Ontario. They are willing to pay for one person or one family to live there for 12 months.

"It’s a chance for individuals who are sick of the frustrations of big-city life to truly discover the culture, beauty and vastness of our area," SDG Counties Manager of Economic Development Tara Kirkpatrick said in a press release.

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The peak of summer has passed, and fall is sneaking around the corner with a mug of cider. Before she gets here, it’s time to make plans to fill those chilly, beautiful days. Quebec’s national parks have the perfect opportunity coming September 10, when admission is free.

Each park is hosting a different set of activities for the occasion, including the three national parks close to the Island of Montreal. The Parc national des Îles-de-Boucherville is offering a chance to learn about the biodiversity of the park and the conservation projects established to maintain it. The event meets at La Tanière kiosk at 10 a.m. and continues until 3:30 p.m..

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