Conservatives could table Senate reform bill by spring

The year 2009 was “interesting,” Senator Leo Housakos agrees. The Montreal-born Housakos was appointed just over a year ago to Canada’s Senate by Prime...

5 best beaches in Greece

The Canadian newspaper «Times  Colonist» picks up top five Greek beaches. The newspaper states: With so many kilometres of coast line, Greece is blessed with a...

St. Henri Restaurant still thriving after 90 years

Competition in the restaurant business can be cutthroat, but a family-owned St. Henri establishment has managed to survive for 90 years and is about...

Another Greece in distance Vancouver

The Hellenic Community of Vancouver is British Columbia's largest Greek community. Established in 1927 it has served as a spiritual, cultural and social gathering...

Greek community not pleased in Olympic celebrations

No special invitations were sent out to groups or individuals to take part in yesterday's Olympic celebrations in Chatham-Kent. According to Mayor Randy Hope, the...

New president in the Canadian Hellenic Congress

The Canadian Hellenic Congress held its Bi-Annual Convention & Elections at the Marriott Hotel in Ottawa, ON. Seventy-five Delegates from five provinces attended. A new...

New Year’s Dance in Vancouver

Tickets are now available for our Community's Annual New Year's Eve Party. Tickets are $70 for Adults and $35 for Children under 12. You can purchase...

Ouzo gets some competition

Just in time for Christmas, a new liqueur from Greece is trying to outdo ouzo as that country's unofficial national spirit. Skinos Mastiha is relatively...

Olympic flame returns to Greek community

The Olympics are often called Greece's gift to the world, but Wednesday night, the Olympic movement gave back to Montreal's Greek community. Hundreds of Montrealers...

Pantages Polar Bear Swim

A nephew of Alexander’s, George Pantages, came to Vancouver...