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Andrianos Maris: Leader and Dreamer

Justine Frangouli-Argyris | Posted 11.24.2015 | Politics
Justine Frangouli-Argyris

One of the greatest leaders of the Hellenic Community of Greater Montreal, Andrianos Maris, passed away a few days ago. He is the man who changed the ...

The Most Clichéd Places To Throw A Bachelor Party

Thrillist | Posted 11.24.2015 | Travel

Complain as we might, it's time to accept that bachelor parties are now all-weekend affairs. Affairs that cost half your rent, involve a long flight, and generally leave you in need of another vacation. So why not at least go somewhere original?

Marillion: Unconventional -- An Interview With Tim Sidwell

Phil Simon | Posted 11.17.2015 | Arts
Phil Simon

Over the course of three absolutely magical days, Marillion -- one of my very favorite bands -- captivated thousands of hard-core fans with over eight hours of fantastic music.

Justin Trudeau: Α Prime Minister Adored by the Greeks of Montreal!

Justine Frangouli-Argyris | Posted 10.22.2015 | Politics
Justine Frangouli-Argyris

To the Greeks of Montreal, Justin Trudeau, 43 years young, is not simply another Prime Minister of Canada. To them, he is a man of the Greek Community of Montreal. One of their own, whom, since 2008, they have repeatedly chosen to be their Member of Parliament in the riding of Papineau.

Two Canadian Cities That Are Yours To Discover

Kari Haugeto | Posted 10.17.2015 | Travel
Kari Haugeto

Toronto and Montreal's skylines are a contrast between new and old. They outline the differences between the two cities.

Transit Envy and Other Thoughts on Making L.A. the City It Can Be

Joel Epstein | Posted 10.13.2015 | Los Angeles
Joel Epstein

Al Selvin knew a great city, train line, bike path, restaurant and musician when he saw it. I hope we will continue to make L.A. a city worthy of his blessed memory.

Taking a Spin Around Montreal

Kari Haugeto | Posted 10.15.2015 | Travel
Kari Haugeto

You're in a city, but it could be any city. You're riding alongside a port, but it could be any port. But it's not just any city and it's not just any port, it's Montreal. How can you tell?

Canada's Affluent Middle-Class at Risk

Wendell Cox | Posted 08.26.2015 | Business
Wendell Cox

All Canadians, including middle income and lower income households, should enjoy the benefits of rising incomes, not having them eaten away by higher house prices that rise substantially faster. This requires serious policy reforms where urban containment is in place and avoiding implementation elsewhere.

Kylie Jenner Continues Celebrating Her 18th Birthday In Tiny Oufits

The Huffington Post | Stephanie Marcus | Posted 08.17.2015 | Entertainment

Kylie Jenner turned 18 on Aug. 10, but as of Sunday, she still wasn't finished celebrating her milestone birthday.  The reality star and Snapchat...

Terry Richardson, Meet Scott Pilgrim - A Dude From Your School Of Photography

Michael Ernest Sweet | Posted 08.04.2015 | Arts
Michael Ernest Sweet

All Images (c) Scott Pilgrim Last year I started using disposable cameras for my street photography. I immediately fell in love. At once it was libe...

6 Reasons Why Montreal is the Perfect Summer Destination

Tausha Cowan | Posted 07.28.2015 | Travel
Tausha Cowan

Ask anyone who has ever visited Montreal during the summer, and you would be hard-pressed to find someone who does not love this city. I would go as far as to say it's the perfect summer destination for everyone. Yes, everyone.

Ready, Set, Roast!

Steve North | Posted 07.16.2015 | Entertainment
Steve North

As the longtime "Roastmaster General" of the Friars Club and Comedy Central, Jeff Ross is typically the shocker, not the shockee. But even the comedian once described as a "one-man verbal assault unit" was stunned during an unplanned moment at the recent highly rated and hilariously raunchy roast of Justin Bieber.

College Daze

Jerry Zezima | Posted 06.23.2015 | Comedy
Jerry Zezima

As soon as my lawyer gets out of jail, I am going to file a classless action lawsuit against the makers of "National Lampoon's Animal House" for theft of intellectual property.

New Quebec Bills Aim To Prevent Islamic ‘Radicalization,' Limit Face-Covering

Religion News Service | Ron Csillag | Posted 06.12.2015 | Religion

TORONTO (RNS) The government of Quebec has introduced two bills, both aimed at Muslims. The first would attempt to stanch the radicalization of Mus...

New York Street Photography - On The Beach At Coney Island With Michael Sweet

Michael Ernest Sweet | Posted 06.03.2015 | Arts
Michael Ernest Sweet

All Photographs (c) Michael Ernest Sweet Some places are just ripe for photography. Coney Island Beach in Brooklyn, New York, is one of those places...

Dogs and Underdogs Before and After Degrassi: The Next Generation

Elizabeth Abbott | Posted 05.27.2015 | Entertainment
Elizabeth Abbott

I met Imali years in the dog park where she was tossing Frisbees to Quincey, her sleek Doberman Pinscher. Quincey was one lucky dog!

Nitza Melas, a Greek Muse!

Justine Frangouli-Argyris | Posted 05.27.2015 | Arts
Justine Frangouli-Argyris

Nitza Melas, the woman with the celestial voice and ethereal presence onstage, recently released her latest CD, "Musa," a fusion of American pop, Greek folk, and Japanese music.

Artist Christopher Healey Travels To Mexico And Captures Fat Tuesday On Film

Michael Ernest Sweet | Posted 05.17.2015 | Arts
Michael Ernest Sweet

All Photographs (c) Christopher Healey, Courtesy of Christopher Healey Sending anyone into a carnival with a camera and asking for good photos is ki...

Where to Stay in Montreal

John Nicholson | Posted 05.08.2015 | Travel
John Nicholson

Montreal is all about F words -- fun, food, fashion, fitness, French, and a whole lot of fabulousness! On a recent trip to Quebec, I spent some time in Montreal exploring some of its higher-end hotels and figuring out what makes each one of these properties unique.

A Transit App for Los Angeles

Joel Epstein | Posted 05.04.2015 | Los Angeles
Joel Epstein

This is a true story. It's about the way many people get around Los Angeles and how more of us should navigate the City of Angels. Native Angelenos, new arrivals, older transplants like me, tourists and everyone in between.

Breaking Down UFC 186: Johnson vs. Horiguchi

Dan Shapiro | Posted 06.21.2015 | Sports
Dan Shapiro

The Ultimate Fighting Championship returns to Montreal, Quebec, Canada for the first time in over two years on Saturday, April 25, with flyweight champion Demetrious Johnson headlining the UFC 186 card against challenger Kyoji Horiguchi.

New York Street Photography And Getting Up Close, Really Close

Michael Ernest Sweet | Posted 05.06.2015 | Arts
Michael Ernest Sweet

All Photographs (c) Michael Ernest Sweet We've all likely heard the familiar Robert Capa quote, "If your photographs aren't good enough, you're not ...

Artist Inspired By 'Humans Of New York' Launches Series To Help Homeless In Canada

The Huffington Post | Robbie Couch | Posted 02.17.2015 | Impact

A picture is worth a thousand words -- and its impact can be contagious, too. Inspired by the work of photographer and humanitarian Brandon Stanton...

Adjusting the Frequency: Women Take to the Airwaves

UN Women | Posted 04.15.2015 | Impact
UN Women

. The discussion revolves around key questions: how has the women's causes changed; are women accessing decision-making roles; are they more equal today?

Amphipolis: "a Cosmopolitan Inhabitant in a Cosmopolitan Tomb"

Justine Frangouli-Argyris | Posted 02.28.2015 | Arts
Justine Frangouli-Argyris

Perhaps the most knowledgeable person with respect to culture in Greece, including the numerous archaeological excavations and many ongoing cultural activities, she is a "power woman," closely monitoring the step-by-step progress of the exciting discovery at Amphipolis.