History Lessons

History Lesson: The Queen Elizabeth Hotel

By On August 22, 2014

Since its doors first opened in 1958, the famous Fairmont Queen Elizabeth Hotel has witnessed more dramatic history than any other hotel in Quebec. In fact, almost every major event to occur… Read More


Why Start Up in Montreal?

By On August 21, 2014

Every tech entrepreneur aspires to have a successful startup in Silicon Valley, but what a lot of Americans don’t realize is that their neighboring country can help them set up shop for… Read More

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Street Style

[Photos] Montreal Street Style – 005

By On August 20, 2014

Each Wednesday, The Main brings you a curated catalog of some of the most stylish people walking the streets of our fair city. Montreal is known for its colour, its culture and its style.… Read More


Archer Hard Goods’ Priorities are Quality, Functionality and Style

By On August 20, 2014

When Archer Hard Goods opened its online boutique, it aimed to select the highest-quality every-day use products that combine style with long lasting function, made ethically, by hand and with safe materials and ingredients. Durable and… Read More

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City Guides

A Local’s Guide to Enjoying Old Montreal

By On August 19, 2014

Experience Old Montreal Like a Local The vocabulary surrounding Old Montreal often includes terms such as “tourist trap” and “overpriced”. As a result, many Montreal natives avoid the Old Port like the plague.… Read More

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Archery Guild Debuts All New Material at La Sala Rossa Aug 21st

By On August 18, 2014

Following their debut with DIN last year, the members of Montreal’s Archery Guild seem to have hit the ground running and haven’t slowed down since. Though they just released their sophomore album Manitok back in January, the band… Read More

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Summer Festivities at the Village Éphémère

By On August 15, 2014

Don’t know what to do this weekend? Don’t miss your last chance to treat yourself to a party at “Village Éphémère!”… Read More


Diamonds in the Rough: Montreal Street Art

By On August 14, 2014

Have you noticed any diamonds hiding around Montreal lately?… Read More

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Best of Montreal

Portraits of Montreal: An Epic Tam-Tams Video

By On August 12, 2014

The most epic Tam-Tams video you’ve ever seen just hit the web.… Read More

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History Lessons

History Lesson: La Sala Rossa

By On August 12, 2014

When it comes to Montreal venues whose interior and exterior appearances don’t quite match up, La Sala Rossa definitely stands out. Though Sala’s second floor is known for its vibrant, red hue and the… Read More