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2019

FPCCC DANCE PARTY FUNDRAISER

 

Ain’t no party like an '80s dance party ‘cause an '80s dance party don’t stop. This was the theme of a fundraiser hosted by the First Portuguese Canadian Cultural Centre on March 16.

 

The organization raised nearly $3,000, which will go towards improving the accessibility of its seniors centre.

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2018

CHRISTMAS AROUND THE WORLD (PT. 1)

 

With a Peppermint Mocha in hand and Mariah Carey on blast, it's hard not to get into the Christmas spirit — so much so that it isn't just Christians who take part in the holiday fun.

 

In this two-part series, CMCTV explores the different festivals celebrated by various religious

groups this time of year, as well as how members of these groups have adopted

certain Christmas traditions as their own.

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2017

PORTUGUESE WOMAN DIES AFTER BEING HIT BY TAXI

 

An 85-year-old woman died after she was struck by a taxi near the corner of Eglinton Avenue West and Weston Road on Dec. 18. 

 

Her death had members of the community grieving, but also asking whether or not the accident was preventable.