*Not an actual picture of the skull in question (PXN) A human skull that was found last week among the belongings of a resident who was being evicted from his Wiseman Ave. dwelling because of...
Nizam Uddin, general secretary of the Himalaya Seniors, was one of many guests to light the candelabra, a tradition at the beginning of many of the organization’s activities. Martin C. Barry
Patriotic Pakistanis approach Howard Park on Aug. 17 after parading north on Querbes Ave. in Park Extension. Martin C. Barry Hundreds of people of Pakistani origin from all over Montreal gathered...
From the left: the borough mayor Fumagalli, Villeray councillor Filato and Park Extension coucillor Deros Martin C. Barry During the May 7 public meeting of the Villeray/St-Michel/Parc Extension borough council, Mayor...
Social housing activists from Park Extension demonstrated outside VSP borough headquarters on Ogilvy Ave. on Feb. 22 to protest the borough’s approval for a redevelopment project they say isn’t in line with social housing objectives.
Martin C. Barry More than four decades after the tragic loss of one of Park Extension’s treasured Greek Orthodox houses of worship, members of St. Sophie’s Church have announced that a...
The crucifix in Montreal’s council chambers is being taken down off the wall, for good. The announcement was made during an executive committee meeting Wednesday morning.
Traditional Hellenic dancers enlivened the corner of d’Outremont Ave. and Saint-Roch St. in Park Extension during the Greek Cultural Festival. Martin C. Barry The usually tranquil corner of d’Outremont Avenue and...
Maria Arcudi Simon, who turned 100 last week, likes to enjoy a glass (or two) of wine now and then to lift her mood and take the edge off her arthritis pain. Photo: Martin C. Barry
Martin C. Barry Among those from Park Extension attending the vigil were Vathany Srikandarajah and Nizam Uddin, who are president and general secretary respectively of the Himalaya Seniors of Quebec.