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ANNOUNCEMENT: Holy Trinity Armenian Church Special Membership Meeting November 11, 2018

On Sunday, November 11, 2018 at 2:00 PM a special membership meeting of Holy Trinity Armenian Church was convened under the presidency of His Grace Bishop Abgar Hovakimyan, Primate. This meeting was significant due to its impact on the Toronto ...

ANCC Statement on Remembrance Day 2018

OTTAWA – Today, on Remembrance Day and on the centennial of the Armistice, we pause and solemnly remember and honour the lives of the brave Canadian men and women who sacrificed their lives for the sake of our freedoms, dignity and shared ...

A Statement From AGBU Regarding Its Toronto Facility

As AGBU considers its options for relocation over the next few years, we focus on our commitment to continue growing our Toronto activities. We do this while respecting AGBU’s century-old close relationship with the Armenian Church, and our ...
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AGBU Toronto Poised to Sell Its Centre to Centennial College

On October 30, AGBU Ontario shared a message with its supporters regarding the AGBU facility on 930 Progress Avenue in Toronto. The message stated that the Centre in question, which has accommodated the needs of the chapter for more than three ...

ARS School Cross Country Team Wins Bronze Medal

ARS cross country team. By: Sam Manougian   On October 2nd, 2018 the Somerset Academy hosted its annual Cross Country Race for schools within the SSAF (Small School Athletic Federation). Once again the race was held at Milne Park in ...

A Run To Remember – 2018 Wins Another Medal

ARTR 2018 team. By: Sam Manougian   On October 21, “A Run To Remember” once again participated in the Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon as one of 190 charities taking part at this big sports event. With 187 participants, ...

The Bold And Fearless At POM: Tales Of Courage At This Year’s Hamazkayin Film Fest

Italian actor Luca Argentero starring in Hotel Gagarin directed by Simone Spada. By Dr. Roubina Yeghoyan   Hamakayin's Pomegranate Film Festival will screen fifty films between November 14th-18th, with a renowned jury consisting of ...
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Diaspora Film Festival Honours Haftvan; Egoyan, Hage Take The Stage

Rawe Hage (L) Atom Egoyan (R). By: Varak Babian On the earliest day of November, Toronto displayed its multicultural, collaborative and creative makeup as yet another film festival illuminated its screens. This time, in a collaborative ...

Canada-Armenia Parliamentary Friendship Group Meets in Ottawa

Ottawa - On Tuesday, November 6, 2018, the Canada-Armenia Parliamentary Friendship Group (CAPFG) met in Ottawa, where representatives from Global Affairs Canada were present to brief the group on the latest developments in Canada-Armenia relations...

Armenian Genocide Survivor Sirvard Kurdian Passes Away In Toronto

Sirvard Kirishjian Kurdian, one of the last survivors of the Armenian Genocide, passed away peacefully at the age of 106, on October 27, in Toronto. Born in Garin (Erzerum) in August 1912 to Yeghishé Kirishjian, a textile merchant, and his wife ...