Tag Archives: Marvin Rotrand

Young Filipino’s amazed Montrealers in Art Exhibit

Congratulation! and Big salute to our young Filipino Cultural and Environmental advocates in Montreal for their very successful Mindanao Ethnic presentation today at the Ecomuseum du Fier-Monde at 2050 Amherst St., Montreal, Quebec Ms.Brigid Marlin now 83 years old graced the opening day. Ms. Marlin was famous for her painting “The Rod” which is a […]


Few more weeks and Canada will decide who to lead the country in the next few years. Here in Montreal a debate was conducted on Sept. 2, 2015 at Spanish and Portuguese Synagogue of Montreal at 4894 SAINT-KEVIN AVE, Montréal, QC.  Steven Slimovitch of B’nai Brith synagogue and organizer of the event open up the […]


At the formal opening of his new campaign office in Côte des Neiges, Liberal candidate Anthony Housefather revealed several major endorsements for his campaign to become the next Member of Parliament in the Mount Royal riding. The heavyweight endorsements include Côte des Neiges – Notre Dame de Grace Borough Mayor Russell Copeman, Snowdon City Councillor […]

Gender equality

  Canada’s currency should reflect the contributions of women to our society Montreal, August 11, 2015 – Marvin Rotrand, Councillor Snowdon, intends to file a motion in favor of greater representation of women in Canadian currency at the City Council meeting scheduled for 17 August. Mr. Rotrand is supported by several Montreal elected officials, including […]

Manuel Baldemor art exhibit in Montreal 2015

Today, (June 11, 2015, 6:00pm at Intercultural Center, 6767 Cote Des Neiges, Montreal, Quebec), Finissage of “Images of the Homeland” 2015 Art Exhibit of Manuel Baldemor in Montreal was a success. Everybody who attended the last day of exhibit showed happy faces as they saw the paintings of Mr. Baldemor. Truly the Filipinos are happy […]

Bill 44 be extended to include playgrounds, sports fields and public beaches

Motion of support to Bill No. 44 and proposed amendments Whereas motions were adopted by the Borough of Côte-des-Neiges-Notre-Dame-de-Grâce and the Montreal City Council to ask the Quebec government to submit the electronic cigarette to the same restrictions as those imposed on tobacco products, to revise the Tobacco Act to broaden the definition of public […]

Motion calling on Quebec to legislate a requirement for chain restaurants to provide better nutritional information

Motion asking the Quebec government to legislate to require fast-food chains to provide clear nutrition information visible and easily understandable on their menus and billboards at the counter and serving the automobile. Whereas access to a simple and easily understandable nutrition information enables consumers to make healthier choices for their health; Whereas 22 states and […]

PM announces new initiatives that will deepen relations between Canada and the Philippines

Prime Minister Stephen Harper and Benigno Aquino III, President of the Philippines, today announced new initiatives that will further strengthen relations between Canada and the Philippines. The announcement was made at an event in Ottawa on Parliament Hill during President Aquino’s State visit to Canada from May 7 to 9, 2015, which includes stops in […]