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The Legendary Greek Priest Who Served Four Generations of Canadians

The story of Father Nicholas Salamis, a Greek Orthodox priest, is also the story of Greek Canadians, from the time of the first immigrants

Direct Flights from Canada to Greece Will Start on April 2

Direct flights from Canada to Athens, Greece will begin on April 2, said the Greek Tourism Ministry on Wednesday following a meeting between Minister Vassilis Kikilias and Canadian Ambassador Mark Allen. For the first time, it said, these flights will...

All the Direct Flights Between Greece, US to Start Off 2022

This summer, American airlines will operate 14 direct flights every week between eight large US airports and Athens, Greece as the country eases its coronavirus travel requirements. Greek tourism minister Vassilis Kikilias said after a meeting with US Ambassador to...

Greek Surgeon Helps Amputee to Walk with Groundbreaking Technique

Greek surgeon Dr. Panagiotis Glavas, performed an unprecedented technique which will allow a young patient to walk once more.

Groundbreaking Surgery by Greek Canadian Allows Child Amputee to Walk Again

Dr. Panagiotis Glavas, a professor of Surgery at the University of Montreal, recently performed an unprecedented technique in pediatric orthopedic surgery which will allow a young patient at Sainte-Justine Hospital to walk once more. Through a series of complex procedures...

Greek Restaurant Near Montréal Offers Staff Fully-Paid Vacation to Dominican Republic

The owners of the ''Le Grec" Greek restaurant in Trois Rivieres, near Montréal, Canada recently proved that being a boss does not have to mean being tough and pinching pennies; on the contrary, they showed their staff that they see...

Riveting Documentary Shows Life of Greeks in 1960s Montreal

"The 80 Goes to Sparta" is a touching documentary showing the life of Greeks living in Montreal in the late 1960s, produced by the National Film Board of Canada. Writer and director Bill Davies opens with a shot from within...

Greek-Canadian Doctor in Montreal Wins Prestigious International Award

Dr. Apostolos Papageorgiou, a Greek-Canadian physician at Montreal's Jewish General Hospital (JGH), was honored recently with a prestigious international award from the World Association of Perinatal Medicine. Dr. Papageorgiou, the Chief of Pediatrics and Neonatology at JGH, won the Erich...

Hellenic Initiative’s Annual ”Montreal Cocktail” Gala Raises a Stunning $200,000

"The Hellenic Initiative Canada'' (THI Canada) managed to raise a whopping $200,000 on May 30, as a result of hosting its second-ever ''Annual Montreal Cocktail'' event. The night was dedicated to and focused on the amazing work of doctors who...

Digital Museum of Greek Immigration to Canada Inaugurated in Montréal

The official inauguration of the new Digital Museum of Greek Immigration to Canada took place on Friday, May 24, in Montréal, Quebec, Canada. Part of ''ImmiGrec'' and supported by Greece’s Stavros Niarchos Foundation (SNF), the new Museum has developed a...