At the end of February 2021, Stephen Welch announced the closing of his bookstore because of a huge rent increase imposed by his landlord, the Shiller Lavy Group. The news was received with stupefaction by numerous residents of Mile End and was widely reported in the media, for example in this […]

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Lux was an all-night commercial complex – a bar, restaurant, bookstore and tobacco shop all in one. When it opened in the summer of 1984, it quickly became one of the favourite hang-outs of cool Montreal night life. Its owner, Dr. Jean-Marie Labrousse, one of the co-owners of famed restaurant […]