Justin Trudeau Joins Montreal’s Greek Independence Parade
Canada's Prime Minister Justin Trudeau walked in Montreal's Greek Independence parade on Sunday afternoon. A sea of white and blue flags dominated the parade in the Parc-Extension neighborhood. The parade, whose grand marshal was Quebec’s minister responsible for the fight against...
Greek FM Dendias Meets Greek Canadian Community in Montreal
Greek Foreign Minister Nikos Dendias paid a visit to the Hellenic Community Centre of Greater Montreal and thanked the Canadian diaspora for preserving Greek culture and language. "I'd like to thank you from the bottom of my heart, on behalf...
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...