From the New York Daily News:
Celine Dion accused of cheating employees out of overtime
A Florida handyman is suing Celine Dion for unpaid overtime claiming the singer is a tight-fisted taskmaster with her domestic employees.And from Toronto's National Post:
Keith Sturtevant said he was asked to work 48 to 60 hours a week by Dion and her husband Rene Angelil but offered no extra money beyond his $63,000 per year salary because he was a designated as a private contractor....MORE
Celine Dion’s belle maison Canada’s Buckingham Palace
Courtesy of Sotheby’s International Realty Canada The estate is selling for just shy of $30-million.
Two weeks ago, singer Céline Dion and her husband/manager René Angélil announced that because their Quebec mansion was seldom used — due to her concert schedule — they had decided to put the fabulous island retreat up for sale. At $29,655,500, including all the furnishings, the Île Gagnon retreat was hailed as the most expensive property ever listed on the Quebec housing market.And from the Montreal Gazette:
Earlier this week, Sotheby’s International Realty Quebec broker Joseph Montanaro offered Postmedia an exclusive interview and a sneak peak into the world of a superstar.
Located approximately 25 kilometres north of downtown Montreal, in the Sainte-Rose district of Laval, the secluded 19-acre paradise is surrounded by the Rivière des Mille Îles. A short stone causeway allows access from the mainland to the island, where one passes through two huge gated fences and a guardhouse maintained by security officers 24 hours a day. The property is virtually impregnable without an invitation....MUCH MORE
Photos: Inside Celine Dion's island paradise
Here's the Sotheby's listing.
Back when Celine was touting her green cred we posted this little gem::
Water: Celine Dion Uses 6,500,000 Gallons Per Year