Tag: Toronto

Temporary ban on Holy Communion in Toronto

Temporary ban on Holy Communion in Toronto

Toronto Public Health (TPH) has issued revised COVID-19 guidelines that ban the offering of Holy Communion to the faithful. The new guidelines state that suspended services include “Communion and other close contact activities.” “Community…

National Hellenic Student Association

National Hellenic Student Association takes over Washington D.C.

By Stamatina Mylonas Last weekend, the National Hellenic Student Association hosted a convention for young Greek professionals in the nation’s capital of the United States. The organisation organises as many of these…

Air Canada adds more flights to Athens for peak Summer Season 1

Air Canada adds more flights to Athens for peak Summer Season

Air Canada has announced that the airline will expand its presence in Athens in time for peak summer season 2019 with the addition of two weekly flights to Toronto and two weekly flights to Montreal. The new…

Greece losing place in olive oil exports to Canada 3

Greece losing place in olive oil exports to Canada

Greece has lost its premier place in olive oil exports to Canada coming in second in the period of 2013-2016, whilst in 2017 it lost two places to Spain and Tunisia. The…

Stefanos Tsitsipas runner up in the Masters 1000 final 5

Stefanos Tsitsipas runner up in the Masters 1000 final

Greece’s 20-year-old Stefanos Tsitsipas who was contending the Masters 1000 title on his birthday, was unable to beat world number one, Rafael Nadal. Stefanos had an incredible run in the Rogers Cup, beating four…

Toronto shooting Greektown

Attacker of Greektown, Toronto shooting identified  

Canadian officials have identified the suspect in Sunday’s deadly shooting in Greektown, Toronto as 29-year-old Faisal Hussain. The Ontario Special Investigations Unit (SIU) said it was releasing his name due “to the…

Mass Shooting in Toronto's Greektown neighbourhood 11

Mass Shooting in Toronto’s Greektown neighbourhood

At least fourteen people, including one child, have been shot in a mass shooting across several blocks in Toronto’s Greektown neighbourhood, Canada. Police and emergency services arrived at the scene of the shooting…

Elpida Autism Foundation 22

Elpida Autism Foundation

Is someone close to you affected by, or living on, the autism spectrum?  For both the individual and family, this complex neurobiological condition can prove to be a daily challenge. Autism Spectrum…

Two thumbs up for Souv Like 23

Two thumbs up for Souv Like

There are a large variety of eateries available to Torontonians that need to satisfy their Greek food cravings. Some of these restaurants include, the longstanding Mr. Greek, Tzatziki, Messini, Astoria, Mezes, Pantheon…

Q&A with Tina Mantas 24

Q&A with Tina Mantas

  I have been a member of the St. Nicholas Greek Orthodox Church since I was baptised. This Church along with the surrounding community has contributed greatly to the person that I…