5 Montreal stories you must read this week: November 27

A video posted to YouTube shows an off-duty Montreal police officer in an alleged road rage incident that took place in January 2015. Jeffery A. Pokora/Youtube

MONTREAL – From a Montreal police officer caught on camera in an alleged road rage incident to a father and son turned away from Lakeshore General Hospital and a community rallying behind a single mother, here are the top five stories Global News covered in Montreal this week:

Sainte-Anne rallies around single mother

“There’s people looking out for you when you least expect it. It’s very comforting and reassuring.”

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Natalee Crowley, a single mother of three, is feeling the love and support of her neighbourhood after her home burnt down just one month before Christmas.

READ THE STORY: EXCLUSIVE: Sainte-Anne’s community rallies around single mother after fire destroys her home

Saint-Lazare has new French-only signs

“Maintain the peace? That’s so wrong. English is not bad.”

The town of Saint-Lazare has lost its bilingual status, and that means English is disappearing from its official signs.

READ THE STORY: Saint-Lazare to change signs after losing bilingual status

Turned away from Lakeshore Hospital

“You got an open wound under your chin and no doctor is willing to see you.”

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When five-year-old Peter slashed open his chin, his father Kostas Kotsopoulos rushed him to the Lakeshore General Hospital, but he wasn’t expecting what happened next.

READ THE STORY: Dad says 5-year-old turned away from Lakeshore General Hospital

5 ways you can help Syrian refugees

Do you want to do something for Syrian refugees in Montreal?

There are five easy ways you can help.

READ THE STORY: 5 ways you can help Syrian refugees in Montreal

Montreal police road rage

Police are investigating after a blogger claims an officer rammed into his car with his SUV earlier this year.

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Montreal police commander Ian Lafrenière told Global News that the entire case is being investigated.

READ THE STORY: Blogger accuses Montreal cop of ramming him in road rage incident

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