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National Geographic: Yerevan – a city for food lovers

Siranush Ghazanchyan armradio.am - The National Geographic magazine has listed Armenia’s capital Yerevan among the six “surprising food destinations.” “Yerevan is blooming. The capital of Armenia—a tiny country whose ...

Don’t forget the big things!

We’re into 2017 already…and what changes have you made? A little piece written before the clocks turned 12 on December 31, 2016... Last year marked some unbelievable changes:  the images pouring out of Syria topped a new level of ...

Spincycle Diaries: The greatest gift of all…

...is not financial freedom – although that would be kinda nice.  Not health – though as I age, this one’s definitely in the top three.  Love, you say?  It has to be love…well…kind of.  The greatest gift of all, ladies and the odd ...

Alex and His Medz-Baba

For the past several years, Khatchig Kansabedian has walked in the Scotiabank Run to Remember to honour the memory of his beloved friends and family. After each race he proudly gave his race medal to his grandson Alex who in turn, proudly wore it ...

Spincycle Diaries: Que Sera, Sera…

Despite my resistance, the unavoidable has happened. I am now officially, most definitely a not-cool-middle-aged-mom-person. I was still cool when I first had the 10 year old now over a decade ago, when none other than Rob Lowe said he was the ...

Who is the man behind the “Armen’s Math Corner”?

It has now been about eleven years that TorontoHye monthly bilingual newspaper has a somewhat popular puzzle-section geared to teenaged readers, in particular, high school students. Armen’s Math Corner was published in the very first issue of the ...

Musa Dagh-Dort Yol-Kessab Volume Released

The 14th volume in the UCLA conference series, ‘Historic Armenian Cities and Provinces’ was released by Mazda Publishers in September 2016 under the title of Armenian Communities of the Northeastern Mediterranean: Musa Dagh - Dort Yol - Kessab. ...

Diaspora Celebrities Urge ‘Democratic Change’ In Armenia

(RFE/RL)- Rock musician Serj Tankian and other prominent Diaspora Armenian artists have called on Armenia’s government to end widespread corruption, respect laws and hold democratic elections, in a joint appeal which they hope will speed up ...

Spincycle Diaries:  Chaos Theory – the explanation for my insanity?

By  Talyn Terzian Gilmour The definition of insanity is doing the same thing over and over again and expecting a different result This according to Albert Einstein, one of the smartest human beings to ever walk the earth so it must be ...

The Final Screening of The Promise with Director Terry George – A personal account

By Talyn Terzian Gilmour Full disclosure:  I’m an Armenian-Canadian and this is an account of my night at the final screening of the Promise, a story about the Armenian Genocide, and the surprise question and answer period with Terry ...