Category: Videos

Makin’ Canadian Pandas

Makin’ Canadian Pandas

[ 0 ] April 1, 2013 |

Two Giant Panda’s were FedExed to Toronto where they’ll live at the Toronto Zoo for five years before moving to Calgary Zoo for another five years. Officials, including Prime Minister Stephen Harper who was on-hand to welcome them personally, are hoping the two will create the first Canadian Giant Panda on their extended stay. Er […]

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Lines of Trucks Wait to Truck Snow Out of a Montreal Residential Area

Lines of Trucks Wait to Truck Snow Out of a Montreal Residential Area

[ 0 ] February 27, 2013 |

This video was taken in Montreal after a record snowfall on December 30, 2012. Although not unusual to see snowplows on the streets, seeing the line of trucks waiting to transport the snow away, is unusual. I miss the efficiency of snow removal that I experienced in Canada, I certainly haven’t experienced the same level […]

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Zombies NOT Welcome in Canada

Zombies NOT Welcome in Canada

[ 0 ] February 20, 2013 |

The House of Commons displayed an amazing sense of what’s been on public minds lately. Zombie Apocalypse. Member of Parliament for Winnepeg Centre, Pat Martin, gave accolades to the Center for Disease Control in Atlanta and Quebec for putting emergency measures in place should there be a zombie invasion. Since zombies are not likely to […]

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Meet Canadian Sherry Chris – CEO of Better Homes & Gardens Real Estate

Meet Canadian Sherry Chris – CEO of Better Homes & Gardens Real Estate

[ 0 ] January 14, 2013 |

This is a great interview that covers subjects ranging from the real estate industry to social media to mentors and motivation. About Sherry Chris: Currently Chief Executive Officer of Better Homes & Gardens Real Estate, Sherry hails from London, Ontario, where she was introduced to real estate when she acquired her license in her early […]

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Video: Meet Expat Canadian RJ Mendera

Video: Meet Expat Canadian RJ Mendera

[ 0 ] January 7, 2013 |

RJ Mendera came to Canada as a small child and lived out west until he returned to Germany to find his father in 1991. Although disappointed with his paternal reunion, he has enjoyed time travelling through Europe and has lived in Holland, Portugal, and now Dortmund, Germany. He says he misses peanut butter and cream […]

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The Year I Drove Santa to Vernon

The Year I Drove Santa to Vernon

[ 1 ] December 5, 2012 |

The video is a great story told by rjmendera. He weaves a tale for his nieces and nephews about a Christmas Eve when a most unusual fare climbed into the back of his taxi cab. I enjoyed the story so much, I thought you might too. You can also catch up with rjmendera on his […]

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Canada – United States Relations Explained by Tom Brokaw

Canada – United States Relations Explained by Tom Brokaw

[ 0 ] November 6, 2012 |

Tom Brokaw explains the relationship between Canada and The United States, in a pre-recorded short film that aired on NBC, prior to the Opening Ceremonies of the 2010 Winter Olympic Games in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada on Feb. 12th, 2010. Side note: Tom Brokaw mentioned Canada’s help in the Iran Hostage Crisis which is chronicled […]

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Gordon Lightfoot

Gordon Lightfoot

[ 4 ] August 29, 2012 |

Even if you’re not from Canada, if you’re into the folk scene, then you have probably heard of Gordon Lightfoot. The highly decorated singer-songwriter has graced venues all over the world for over five decades, earning himself numerous accolades on his path to become a folk-rock legend.

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Artist Spotlight: Dallas Green

Artist Spotlight: Dallas Green

[ 0 ] August 15, 2012 |

If you have become familiar with either the Canadian folk or hardcore scenes within the last ten years, then you have probably heard the name Dallas Green. Originally from St. Catharines, Ontario, Green was born on September 29, 1980. Named for the Phillies pitcher/manager after their 1980 World Series victory, Green led a relatively quiet […]

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Video: Meet Expat Canadian & Olympian Alexandra Yeung

Video: Meet Expat Canadian & Olympian Alexandra Yeung

[ 1 ] July 19, 2012 |

As young athletes make their way to the 2012 Olympic Games in London, England, Yi Shun Lai, the awesome Social Media Coordinator for www.TheHub.com, thought it appropriate for us to interview someone who has experienced the excitement of competing in the Olympics. Thank you for the connection Yi Shun! (Connect with her on Twitter.) Contact […]

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